The Cascade Symphony Orchestra performs stirring 19th-century European anthems accompanied by evocative video images. Playing musical tour guide, Rick Steves utilizes his extensive knowledge of European history and culture to help set the context for each piece. Pictured, Rick with Conductor Michael Miropolsky.
Rick Steves, America's leading authority on European travel, teams up with the Cascade Symphony Orchestra and maestro Michael Miropolsky for a musical journey that begins in the United States, and touches down in seven different European countries. The special, taped at the Edmonds Center for the Arts near Seattle, Wash., celebrates music's power to stir the patriotic soul. Playing musical tour guide, Steves utilizes his extensive knowledge of European history and culture to help set the context for each piece.
Legendary artist Elton John returns to the stage in this special concert. With a hit list spanning five decades, John performs his greatest hits, including "Your Song," "Candle in the Wind," "Rocket Man" and more, as well as songs from his new album, Diving Board.
Elton John in Concert airs on Tuesday, December 3rd at 8:30 p.m. and on Saturday, December 7th at 10:30 p.m.