2018 Season

2018 Season

COMMUNITY CONCERT ASSOCIATION ANNOUNCES 2018 SEASON;

  • Tuesday, January 30, 2018 7:30PM: Piano Battle
    Internationally accomplished pianists Andreas Kern and Paul Cibis charm and enchant audiences with a variety of classical pieces in the Piano Battle.  The duo goes head-to-head and the audience decides the winner!  Paino Battle will be incorporated into our Student Outreach Program.
  • Thursday, February 8, 2018 7:30PM: Teatro Lirico D’Europa performing Puccini’s Madama Butterfly
    Puccini’s Madama Butterfly is one of the world’s most famous love stories.  Inspired by the sights, and culture of Japan, this Teatro Lirico D’Europa performance is a breathtakingly beautiful story of love and heartbreak.
  • Tuesday, February 20, 2018 7:30PM: Lezginka State Dance Company with Artistic Director Zulumkhan Khanghereiev
    Lezginka State Dance Company mesmerizes audiences with a festival of fiery dances showcasing the folklore, national culture and traditions from their home, the Russian Republic of Dagestan.
  • Tuesday, February 27, 2018 7:30: Itzhak Perlman
    Itzhak Perlman, undeniably the reigning virtuoso of the violin, returns.  A classical musician beloved for his charm and humanity as well as his talent, he is treasured by audiences throughout the world who respond not only to his remarkable artistry, but also to his irrepressible joy of making music.
  • Saturday, March 10, 2018 7:30PM: The National Symphony Orchestra of Cuba
    Since its inception in 1960, The National Symphony Orchestra of Cuba has been instrumental in developing and introducing Cuban and Latin American music to the international classical music community, in addition to covering a vast symphonic and chamber repertoire ranging from baroque to contemporary music.

 

The Fort Myers Community Concert Association is an all-volunteer not-for-profit organization founded by the legendary Barbara B. Mann in 1949 to bring world-class entertainment to Southwest Florida at affordable prices. The association consists of more than 1,700 members, underwriters and sponsors. Performers brought to Fort Myers in the past by the association include The Israel Ballet, The Boston Brass, Minnesota Orchestra, Cleveland Orchestra, Vienna Boys Choir, Violinist Itzhak Perlman, Flutist James Galway, Pianist Andre Watts, Violinist Joshua Bell with the Academy of St. Martin in the Fields and many others.