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Eclipsed: A Magical Night of Music
Sunday, April 7, 2024
About the Show

Presented by Orchestra Indiana at Pruis Hall on Sunday, April 7 at 5 pm, we close our 2023-2024 season with a magical evening of music celebrating the 2024 solar eclipse.

This concert is FREE and open to the public! Please note that the concert location has been moved indoors to Pruis Hall at Ball State University due to predicted weather. Come and enjoy celestial-themed musical selections directed by Principal Guest Conductor, Joel Smirnoff.

Bringing your kids to this concert? Join us before the performance or at intermission for a FREE instrument petting zoo!

Thank You to Our Concert and Season Supporters

The Pat Schaefer Foundation

Thank You to Our Concert Partners


Eclipsed: A Magical Evening of Music by Orchestra Indiana
Joel Smirnoff, conductor


Fanfare from Also Sprach ZarathustraRichard Strauss

Hymn to the Sun Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

Becky Chappell, clarinet

Song to the Moon Antonin Dvorak

The Planets Gustav Holst
II. Venus
IV. Jupiter 


"Star Dust" Hoagy Carmichael/Gould

"Moon River" from Breakfast at Tiffany's Henry Mancini

"Moonlight Serenade"arr. Bob Cerulli

"You Are the Sunshine of My Life"arr. Calvin Custer

Mihoko Watanabe, flute

Star WarsJohn Williams
I. Main Title          
II. Imperial March                                      

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