Such Sweet Sorrow



Holyoke Community College. Fine and Performing Arts bdg. (303 Homestead Ave., Holyoke, MA 01040, Holyoke MA)

***Such Sweet Sorrow -(***expressing the sadness of lovers' parting yet with the joy of love and hope shining through) - is the title of Holyoke Civic Symphony’s upcoming concert on March 12th at 3:00 pm as HCS continues its season’s theme, “A World of Romance.”

Doors open at 2:30, and admission is *free with donations greatly appreciated.*

Romantic music with guest soloist Ronald Gorevic "doubling", first playing violin in Antonin Dvorák’s *Romance, Op 11*.. and then performing on his viola in *Romanze, Op. 85* by Max Bruch.

The program also includes two works inspired by Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juliet” : *Romeo and Juliet: Wedding Procession* by Charles Gounod and *Romeo and Juliet, Overture-Fantasy* by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, plus Frederick Delius’ *The Walk to the Paradise Garden* - all adding to program’s world of romance!

Ronald Gorevic’s performances have been enthusiastically received by Holyoke Civic Symphony's audiences throughout the years. He has enjoyed a long and distinguished career as a performer and teacher, on both the violin and viola. He has been principal violinist with the Springfield Symphony for more than 20 years and is currently on the faculty of Smith College.