Findlay, Ohio - The University of Findlay's 2010-2011 Concert and Lecture Series will continue at 8 p.m. Friday, January 28, in Winebrenner Theological Seminary with the Toledo Symphony Orchestra's "Evening of Waltz."

Jeffrey Pollock will conduct the performance, which is a celebration of the waltz, featuring four different takes on the classic ballroom dance. It will feature selections including "Overture to Die Fledermaus" by Johann Strauss II, "Symphony No. 6" by Dmitri Shostakovich, "Suite from Der Rosenkavalier" by Richard Strauss and "La Valse" by Maurice Ravel.

The concert is made possible, in part, through the generosity of Whirlpool Corp.

Tickets are available by calling the Box Office at 419-434-5335 or e-mail

Pollock, the symphony's new resident conductor, has joined the orchestra for its 67th season. Pollock is known for the musicality of his performances, his innovative concert programming and his ability to make connections with audiences. In 2001, the American Symphony Orchestra League named Pollock as the featured conductor for its prestigious National Conductor Preview. Since then, he has served on the staffs of the Fort Worth, Tex., York, Ont., and North Carolina symphony orchestras, and has worked with opera companies in Delaware, Maryland and North Carolina. Pollock holds degrees in music from the University of California-Berkeley and the Peabody Institute.

Future performances in the Concert and Lecture Series include a lecture by Julius Coles, UF's Woodrow Wilson Visiting Fellow, on February 9; and a TSO classics concert March 25 featuring a piano concerto.