From Russia with Love
Sunday, October 25, 2015, 3:00PM, Jones Auditorium, Meredith College
Featuring well-loved Russian composers: Prokofiev’s Peter and the Wolf, Shotakovitch’s Festive Overture, and Kabalevsky’s Cello Concerto No. 1 with Arianna Dewar as soloist. For ticket information call the RSO box office at (919) 546-9755 or purchase tickets online ($20 – 25, children under 12 are free).
Ariana Dewar, cello soloist
Ariana Dewar, formerly Macmillan, is a cellist currently living in the Raleigh area. Mrs. Dewar received her undergraduate and graduate degrees in performance from Converse College and Florida State University where she studied with Kenneth Law and Gregory Sauer. At Converse College Mrs. Dewar was a member of the Honors Undergraduate String Quartet and while at Florida State she played as principal and assistant principal with the University Symphony Orchestra. She is the principal cellist of Raleigh Symphony Orchestra and a member of the Fayetteville Symphony Orchestra. She has performed with North Carolina Symphony, Carolina Philharmonic Orchestra, Tar River Orchestra, and Spartanburg Philharmonic Orchestra. Mrs. Dewar is the Adjunct Professor of Violoncello at the University of North Carolina at Pembroke and teaches private lessons in Raleigh.