Wang performs at Classical Connections Series

Special to The Log
Accordionist Hanzhi Wang to perform Oct. 25 in Destin. [CONTRIBUTED PHOTO]

Sinfonia Gulf Coast kicks off the 2018 Classical Connections series with a concert featuring accordionist Hanzhi Wang from 7:30-9:30 p.m. Oct. 25 at Grace Lutheran Church in Destin.

Wang joins Sinfonia for the first Silver Sands Premium Outlets’ Classical Connections concert series were she will perform “Concerto for Bandoneon & Orchestra” by Astor Piazzolla. Also on the program are Jennifer Higdon’s “Dance Card,” and “Serenade for Strings in C major, Op. 48” by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky.

Praised for her engaging stage presence and performances that are technically and musically brilliant, Wang is the first accordionist to win and join the roster of Young Concert Artists in its 57-year history.

Tickets range from $29.50 to $45 per person or compose your own ticket package online and save 10 percent when you purchase three or more concerts. Both options are available for purchase at sinfoniagulfcoast.org.