America`s Wonders is a unique cinematic and musical celebration of our nation’s national parks and exciting cities. Marking the first-time, orchestra audiences will have the opportunity to see striking 3D images while orchestras guide audiences on a journey through America`s most breathtaking national parks and cities. The first half of the program features a 3D video segment exploring our nation`s vibrant cities as concert goers walk thru New York’s Time Square, experience the thrill and lights of Las Vegas, and even stroll across the Golden Gate Bridge.
Patrons will then experience the wonder of watching the sunrise over the Grand Canyon, gazing up at the canopies of the Redwood Forests and flying over the Appalachian Mountains. Throughout the cinematic journey, patrons will hear both popular and original compositions from our nations most talented composers. As they navigate through our nation`s greatest cities, they will hear familiar sounds that align with the city in which they are exploring including ‘New York State of Mind’, ‘New York, New York’, ‘My Kind of Town’, ‘Conga’, ‘Viva Las Vegas’, ‘Crazy Town’, ‘I Left My Heart in San Francisco’, Deep into the Heart of San Francisco’, ‘Carolina on my Mind’, ‘City of Stars’, ‘Seattle,’ and ‘City of New Orleans’. Patrons will then navigate through our nations most preserved national parks accompanied by both popular and original music. Orchestral selections including ‘Grand Canyon Suite’ (Sunrise and Sunset), ‘Florida Suite’, ‘Appalachian Spring’, ‘America the Beautiful’, ‘American Salute’, ‘Shenandoah’, and original compositions.