A Concert of Music by Igor Stravinsky Will Be Held At U.T. Dallas on Oct. 6

“Igor to Please,” an evening of music by Igor Stravinsky, will be presented Saturday, Oct. 6, at 8 p.m. in the Jonsson Performance Hall on the campus of The University of Texas at Dallas. Admission will be free to UTD students, faculty and staff members with a valid UTD identification card and $10 to all others.

The featured work will be L’Histoire du Soldat, A Soldier’s Tale, performed by Fred Curchack, narrator, with Musica Nova, UTD’s resident Chamber Ensemble, conducted by Robert Xavier Rodriguez. Also, Jeff Lankov, pianist, will perform the world premiere of his new solo piano version of Le Sacre du Printemps, The Rite of Spring, and Chad Smith, clarinetist, will perform Three Pieces for Solo Clarinet.

For information about the many musical, arts, theatre, dance and other performances and exhibitions held throughout the year at UTD, please call UTD-ARTS (972-883-2787), or e-mail [email protected], or visit the School of Arts and Humanities’ web site at Persons with disabilities needing special accommodations may call 972-883-2982. Texas Relay Operator: 1-800-RELAYVV.

About UTD

The University of Texas at Dallas, located at the convergence of Richardson, Plano and Dallas in the heart of the complex of major multinational technology corporations known as the Telecom Corridor, enrolls more than 7,000 undergraduate and 5,000 graduate students. The school’s freshman class traditionally stands at the forefront of Texas state universities in terms of average SAT scores. The university offers a broad assortment of bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degree programs. For additional information about UTD, please visit the university’s web site at

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