The Richmond Symphony Presents THE MUSIC OF THE ROLLING STONES, 4/12
The Richmond Symphony will join forces with conductor/arranger/producer Brent Havens and his Windborne Music Rock Symphony production on April 12, 2014 to perform hits by The Rolling Stones! Audiences will rock out to the Stones' number 1 hits including Satisfaction, Paint It Black, Ruby Tuesday, Honky Tonk Women, Angie and many more!
One of the most iconic Rock groups in history, the Rolling Stones were formed in 1962 and have toured for over 50 years. Ranked as number 4 of the 100 Greatest Artists of All Time by Billboard Magazine they have sold over 200 million albums.
This new concert addition to the Richmond Symphony schedule promises a masterful combination of symphonic arrangements with a full rock band and singer delivering the greatest hits of The Rolling Stones. This one-night-only performance also features an incredible rhythm section, background singers and a world class sound and light show; all combining to deliver the purest respective rock experience you will find anywhere!
Tickets are $25-60. Claim your seats online at richmondsymphony.com, 1.800.514 ETIX or by visiting the Centerstage Box Office from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.! Tickets available starting January 6th!
About the Richmond Symphony
Founded in 1957, the Richmond Symphony is the largest performing arts organization in Central Virginia. The organization includes an orchestra of more than 70 professional musicians, the 150-voice Richmond Symphony Chorus and more than 200 students in the Richmond Symphony Youth Orchestra programs. Each season, more than 250,000 members of the
community enjoy concerts, radio broadcasts, and educational outreach programs. The Richmond Symphony is partially funded by the Virginia Commission for the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts.
About Brent Havens
Berklee-trained arranger/conductor Brent Havens has written music for orchestras, feature films and virtually every kind of television. His TV work includes movies for networks such as ABC, CBS and ABC Family Channel Network, commercials, sports music for networks such as ESPN and even cartoons. Havens has also worked with the Doobie Brothers and the Milwaukee Symphony, arranging and conducting the combined group for Harley Davidson's 100th Anniversary Birthday Party Finale attended by over 150,000 fans. He has worked with some of the world's greatest orchestras including the Royal Philharmonic in London, the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, the Minnesota Orchestra, the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra, the Houston Symphony, the Atlanta Symphony, the Baltimore Symphony, the Dallas Symphony, the Fort Worth Symphony, the San Diego Symphony and countless others.
Havens recently completed the score for the film "Quo Vadis," a Premier Pictures remake of the 1956 gladiator film. Havens is Arranger/Guest Conductor for seven symphonic rock programs - the Music of Led Zeppelin, the Music of the Doors, the Music of Pink Floyd, the Music of the Eagles, the Music of Queen, the Music of Michael Jackson and most recently, the Music of The Who!