Latin Beats

Great Escapes
March 18, 2020Wednesday | 5:30 pm | Holley Hall
March 19, 2020Thursday | 7:30 pm | Holley Hall
March 20, 2020Friday | 5:30 pm | Holley Hall
March 21, 2020Saturday | 8:00 pm | Holley Hall

Tickets from $42 | Holley Hall Seat Layout


Coming Soon

The Great Escapes season wraps up with this high-energy, deeply-passionate concert with a Latin twist. Exotic beats from salsa, rumba, tango and bossa nova genres inspire this energizing mix of thrilling sounds. Enjoy music from Carmen, The Girl from Impanema, DeFalla’s Ritual Fire Dance, Rodrigo’s beautiful flute concerto, Charbier’s España and more.

About the Series

Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays are shorter programs, about one hour, and without intermission

Great Escapes series blend Pops music with light classics and feature different conductors in casual, themed concerts of popular favorites.

The six concert series include Pops and light classics with commentary by the conductor.


71st Season Title Sponsors

Charles O. Wood, III and Miriam M. Wood Foundation

The Charles O. Wood, III and Miriam M. Wood Foundation expresses appreciation to the Sarasota Orchestra for its enriching contribution to the cultural life of Sarasota and its neighboring communities.

Wednesday Individual Sponsors

Herman and Sharon Frankel

Thursday Individual Sponsors

Bette and Arn Hoffman

Thursday Tribute Sponsor

Anne Virag in memory of Nate Benderson

Friday Individual Sponsors

Carolynne C. Smith

Foundation Sponsor of Enchanted Evening
Gulf Coast Community Foundation
Individual Sponsor of Enchanted Evening
Charles & Margery Barancik Foundation
Thursday Corporate Sponsor
Hyatt Regency Sarasota
Saturday Tribute Sponsor

Stanley Kane in Memory of Janet Kane

Media Sponsor