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Sci-Fi Spectacular
Saturday, March 18, 2023 – 7:30 PM

March 18, 2023 at 7:30pm
Washington Pavilion
South Dakota Symphony Orchestra

Thomas Fortner, conductor
Cecilia O’Malley, violin
(Young Musician Concerto Competition winner)
Nathaniel Collette, guest conductor

Alfred Newman
(1900 – 1970)
  20th Century Fox Fanfare
John Williams
(b. 1932)
  Music from Star Wars Suite for Orchestra and Star Wars Saga
Main Title
Luke and Leia
The Forest Battle
Yoda’s Theme
Here They Come
Gustav Holst
(1874 – 1934)
  Mars from The Planets
James Horner
(1953 – 2015)
  Aliens Suite No. 1
John Williams   Imperial March (Darth Vader’s Theme) From Star Wars Suite for Orchestra
guest conductor, Nathaniel Collette


Camille Saint-Saëns
(1835 – 1921)
  Violin Concerto No. 3 in B minor
Allegro non troppo
Cecilia O’Malley, violin
Richard Strauss
(1864 – 1949)
  Sunrise from Also sprach Zarathustra
Johann Strauss, Jr.
(1825 – 1899)
  On the Beautiful Blue Danube
Michael Giacchino
(b. 1967)
  Star Trek Suite
Themes from Star Trek, Star Trek Into Darkness and Star Trek Beyond
Hans Zimmer
(b. 1957)
  Interstellar Symphonic Suite
John Williams   Throne Room & End Title
From Star Wars Suite for Orchestra

This concert generously sponsored by US Bank

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