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Release Date: 01/03/2013

The Seattle Public Library hosts Seattle Symphony preview lecture Jan. 24

Seattle Symphony preview lecture

The Seattle Public Library will host a preview lecture of the Seattle Symphony's upcoming performance of Messiaen's "Turangalîla Symphony" from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 24 at the Central Library, 1000 Fourth Ave., Level 1, Microsoft Auditorium.


The preview is free and open to the public. Registration is not required. Parking is available in the Central Library parking garage for $5 after 5 p.m.


Paul Schiavo, program annotator for the Seattle Symphony, will lead a discussion on Olivier Messiaen's unique masterpiece "Turangalîla Symphony." The preview will begin with a performance by pianist Nobuyuki Tsujii, the 2009 Van Cliburn Gold Medalist.


For more information, call the Library at 206-386-4636 or Ask a Librarian.  

For more information contact:

Andra Addison, communications director

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