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Mon November 11, 2013
The LPO — Honoring Our Heroes
Honoring our Heroes
A concert in collaboration with
The National WWII Museum
Monday, November 11, 7 p.m.
US Freedom Pavilion:
The Boeing Center - The National WWII Museum
Tickets - Purchase now >>
$40 LPO subscribers and WWII Museum members
($40 tickets available by phone only - 504.523.6530)
$45 General Admission
$100 Reserved Section
($100 ticket includes admission to post-concert VIP reception with complimentary hors d'oeuvre and beverage)
Click here to view the concert live stream, beginning at 6:45 p.m.
Streaming supported by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation in partnership with the Louisiana State University College of Music and Dramatic Arts.
The Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra, in partnership with The National WWII Museum, will present a Veterans Day evening concert honoring those who have served in the United States Armed Forces. “Honoring our Heroes,” presented by Morgan Stanley, features the world premiere of “Dreams of the Fallen” a compelling new composition for piano, chorus and orchestra by award-winning composer Jake Runestad. "Dreams of the Fallen" features pianist Jeffrey Biegel and Symphony Chorus of New Orleans.
John Goodman, star of the upcoming films, "The Monuments Men" and "Inside Llewyn Davis," will narrate for the performance of Aaron Copland's "Lincoln Portrait."
WWNO will broadcast the concert live, beginning at 7 p.m.
View this video description of "Dreams of the Fallen" by Jake Runestad: