Sun-Drenched Celebrations

Celebration through music.


Photo courtesy OKC Civic Center.


Saturday, May 2  

Presented by the Oklahoma City Philharmonic Classics Series, Sun-Drenched Celebrations will play for one night only at the Oklahoma City Civic Center Music Hall. The piece will include Marques: Danzon No. 2, a popular Mexican contemporary classical music composition, which debuted in Mexico City in 1994; Respighi: “Roman Festivals,” part of the Italian composer’s Roman trilogy; Falla: “Three-Cornered Hat”: Suite No. 2, originally made to compliment a Spanish ballet; and Respighi “Pines of Rome,” his second work as part of the “Roman trilogy.” Led by conductor Joel Levine, the music will begin at 8 p.m. Tickets range from $19 to $65. For more information, visit