The Sheldon Classics concert featuring flutist Mark Sparks, with Peter Henderson, piano, postponed on February 2 due to inclement weather, has been rescheduled to Wednesday, April 27 at 8 p.m.

Current ticket buyers should simply present their original tickets at the door on the new date. Those who cannot attend the new date, and wish to request a refund, or donate their tickets back to The Sheldon, may contact Bridget Biundo at or 314.533.9900 ext. 40.

Recently retired St. Louis Symphony principal flute Mark Sparks, along with pianist Peter Henderson, performs Bohuslav Martinu’s first Sonata for flute and piano, and Robert Schumann’s Sonata in A Minor, originally for violin and piano, arranged by Sparks for flute and piano. Other works include Richard Strauss’ Romanze, Franz Doppler’s Rondo for Two Flutes and Piano, and a new work by Mizzou composer Robyne Sieh for flute and piano, performed by Peter Henderson and Isabella Saldaña, a student of Sparks’ from O’Fallon, Illinois and a member of the St. Louis Symphony Youth Orchestra.

A $1 historic preservation fee will be added to each ticket to help maintain The Sheldon for future generations.


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Mizzou New Music Initiative Commissions made possible by the Sinquefield Charitable Foundation