Events Of July, 2017

#1 Chat on the Deck

Location: 103 S Harris Street, Breckenridge, CO 80424We
Date: 20/07/2017
Time: 14:00 to 15:00

WHASummit County Library LogoT: Free Children’s Music Program
WHEN: Thursday, July 20, 2:00pm- 3:00pm
WHERE: South Branch Library, 103 S Harris Street, Breckenridge, CO
COST: Free

We invite you to join the National Repertory Orchestra as they perform and engage the attendees at the Summit County Library.

 


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#2 Free Children's Music Breckenridge Library

Location: 103 S Harris Street, Breckenridge, CO 80424
Date: 19/07/2017
Time: 11:00 to 12:00

DSC_0056WHAT: Free Children’s Music Program
WHEN: Wednesday, July 19
11:00am – noon
WHERE: South Branch Library, 103 S Harris Street, Breckenridge, CO 80424
COST: Free

 

Children of all ages are invited to join the National Repertory Orchestra as they perform and engage the attendees at the Summit County Library.

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#3 Music in the Plaza

Location: 535 South Park Avenue, Breckenridge, CO 80424
Date: 05/07/2017
Time: 17:00 to 18:00

VaB_R_FourColor (002)WHAT: Village at Breckenridge Classical Ensemble
WHEN: Wednesday, July 5, 5:00pm – 6:00pm
WHERE: Village Plaza, 535 South Park Avenue, Breckenridge, CO 80424
COST: Free

The Village at Breckenridge is presenting a free classical music concert in the plaza. Join us for intimate chamber music performances featuring the talented musicians of the National Repertory Orchestra. Raitman Art Gallery will complement the music with an art show. 


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#4 Frisco Founder Day Ensemble

Location: 120 Main St, Frisco, CO 80443
Date: 02/07/2017
Time: 12:00 to 13:00

Town Of Frisco - ColorWHAT: National Repertory Orchestra Classical Ensemble, Frisco Founders Day
WHEN: Sunday, July 2, noon – 1:00pm


WHERE
: Frisco Historic Park Gazebo, 120 Main St, Frisco, CO 80443
COST: Free

Founders Day Free concert with the National Repertory Orchestra – This fun filled day at the park includes an ensemble performance by the talented young musicians of the National Repertory Orchestra.


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#5 Lunch Ensemble at the Blue River Bistro

Location: 305 N Main St, Breckenridge, CO 80424
Date: 17/06/2017, 15/07/2017
Time: 12:30 to 13:30

beige and blue logo_edited-2 - CopyWHAT: Classic Music During Lunch
WHEN: Saturday, June 17 & Saturday, July 15,
              12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
WHERE: Blue River Bistro
                305 N Main St, Breckenridge, CO 80424
COST: Listen to the ensemble for Free

The Blue River Bistro is sponsoring a free classical music concert for their lunch crowd. Join us for intimate chamber music performances featuring the talented musicians of the National Repertory Orchestra.


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#6 Free Music at the Station

Location: 505 s main street, breckenridge, CO 80424
Date: 15/07/2017
Time: 18:30 to 19:30

Main Street Station


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#7 Gershwin's Magic Key in Gypsum

Location: Lundgren Amphitheater, Gypsum, CO
Date: 12/07/2017
Time: 18:00

Wednesday. July 12, 6:00 PM, Lundgren Amphitheater, Gypsum
Kensho Watanabe, conductor

Gershwin's magic Key
Music by: George Gershwin                         Lyrics by: Ira Gershwin

 Created & Directed by
Paul Pement

 Elic Bramlett as George Gershwin
Lance Newton as “Kid”
&
Will Martin on Piano

Written by
Will Martin, Elizabeth Wheeler, Paul Pement

Production Advisor: Kevin Cole                     Music Supervisor: Will Martin
Music Copyist/Engraver: John Blane           Associate Director: Steve Hiltebrand
Lighting Design: Paul Pement                        Costumes: Alex Meadows
Projections: Scott Fairchild                             Props/Wigs: Kevin Barthel

THE WORLDWIDE COPYRIGHTS IN THE MUSIC OF GEORGE AND IRA GERSHWIN
FOR THIS PRODUCTION ARE LICENSED BY THE GERSHWIN® FAMILY
Porgy and Bess permissions granted by the Dubose and Dorothy Heyward Memorial Fund.
Projection footage and imagery courtesy of Harold Lloyd Entertainment and the Library of Congress.
Actors and Stage Manager are members of Actors’ Equity Association.
LEARN MORE ABOUT CLASSICAL KIDS: WWW.CLASSICALKIDSLIVE.COM
ENGAGE on Facebook at ClassicalKidsLive  and Twitter at Classical_Kids

For more information on the cast and music, click HERE

#8 Gershwin's Magic Key in Vail

Location: Gerald Ford Amphitheater, Vail, CO
Date: 12/07/2017
Time: 11:00

Wednesday, July 12, 11:00 AM, Gerald Ford Amphitheater, Vail
Kensho Watanabe, conductor

Gershwin's magic Key
Music by: George Gershwin                         Lyrics by: Ira Gershwin

 Created & Directed by
Paul Pement

 Elic Bramlett as George Gershwin
Lance Newton as “Kid”
&
Will Martin on Piano

Written by
Will Martin, Elizabeth Wheeler, Paul Pement

Production Advisor: Kevin Cole                     Music Supervisor: Will Martin
Music Copyist/Engraver: John Blane           Associate Director: Steve Hiltebrand
Lighting Design: Paul Pement                        Costumes: Alex Meadows
Projections: Scott Fairchild                             Props/Wigs: Kevin Barthel

THE WORLDWIDE COPYRIGHTS IN THE MUSIC OF GEORGE AND IRA GERSHWIN
FOR THIS PRODUCTION ARE LICENSED BY THE GERSHWIN® FAMILY
Porgy and Bess permissions granted by the Dubose and Dorothy Heyward Memorial Fund.
Projection footage and imagery courtesy of Harold Lloyd Entertainment and the Library of Congress.
Actors and Stage Manager are members of Actors’ Equity Association.
LEARN MORE ABOUT CLASSICAL KIDS: WWW.CLASSICALKIDSLIVE.COM
ENGAGE on Facebook at ClassicalKidsLive  and Twitter at Classical_Kids

For more information on the cast and music, click HERE


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#9 Musical Journeys

Location: 150 W Adams Ave, Breckenridge, CO 80424
Date: 16/07/2017
Time: 11:00

2017 NRO Summer Season
Musical Journeys
Radu Paponiu, Assistant Conductor
Sunday, July 16, 2017 at 11:00am
Riverwalk Center
(150 W. Adams Ave. Breckenridge, CO 80424)

Individual Tickets: $20 All Tickets 
(Note: No Intermission)
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HECTOR BERLIOZ, Le corsaire, op.21 Overture for Orchestra

CONCERTO COMPETITION WINNER
The National Repertory Orchestra holds a concerto competition each year for its orchestra members at the beginning of the summer festival.  The competition winner will be announced on the day of the performance.

CÉSAR FRANCK
, Le chasseur maudit (The Accursed Huntsman)

MAURICE RAVEL, Tzigane
Yordan Tenev, violin

NIKOLAI RIMSKY-KORSAKOV, Capriccio espagnol (Kaprichchio na ispanskiye temï), op.34
     1. Alborada
     2. Variazioni
     3. Alborada
     4. Scena e canto gitano
     5. Fandango asturiano


Program Notes

Please turn off cell phones during the concert.  Photography, audio recording and video recordings are strictly prohibited.  The National Repertory Orchestra performs exclusively on pianos provided by Schmitt Music.


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#10 Strauss' Alpine Symphony

Location: 150 W Adams Ave, Breckenridge, CO 80424
Date: 26/07/2017
Time: 19:30

Strauss' Alpine Symphony
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 at 7:30pm
Michael Stern, guest conductor

SPONSORS: Blue River Bistro, M.A. Deen, Pam & Sonny Wiegand, Carolee & John Hayes, Connie & John Stafford

Riverwalk Center
(150 W. Adams Ave. Breckenridge, CO 80424)

Individual Tickets: $40 Gold, $35 Silver, $25 Bronze
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RICHARD WAGNER, Forest Murmurs from Siegfried

ERNEST CHAUSSON, Poème for Violin & Orchestra, op.25
Carson Marshall, violin

INTERMISSION

RICHARD STRAUSS, Eine Alpensinfonie (Alpine Symphony), TrV 233, op.64
     1. Nacht (Night)
     2. Sonnenaufgang (Sunrise)
     3. Der Anstieg (The Ascent)
     4. Eintritt in den Wald (Entering the Forest)
     5. Wanderung neben dem Bache (Wandering near the Stream)
     6. Am Wasserfall (At the Waterfall)
     7. Erscheinung (Apparition)
     8. Auf blumige Wiesen (On Blooming Meadows)
     9. Auf der Alm (On the Alpine Pasture)
     10. Durch Dickicht und Gestrüpp auf Irrwegen (Going Astray in Thicket and Underbrush)
     11. Auf dem Gletscher (On the Glacier)
     12. Gefahrvolle Augenblicke (Dangerous Moments)
     13. Auf dem Gipfel (At the Summit)
     14. Vision (View)
     15. Nebel steigen auf (Fog Arises)
     16. Die Sonne verdüstert sich allmählich (The Sun Gradually Darkens)
     17. Elegie (Elegy)
     18. Stille vor dem Sturm (Calm Before the Storm)
     19. Gewitter und Sturm (Thunder and Storm)
     20. Sonnenuntergang (Sunset)
     21. Ausklang (Vanishing Sound)
     22. Nacht (Night)


Program Notes

Please turn off cell phones during the concert.  Photography, audio recording and video recordings are strictly prohibited.  The National Repertory Orchestra performs exclusively on pianos provided by Schmitt Music.

 


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#11 Joint BMF/NRO Concert

Location: 150 W Adams Ave, Breckenridge, CO 80424
Date: 22/07/2017
Time: 19:30

BMF and NRO Joint Concert
Saturday, July 22, 2017 at 7:30pm
Carl Topilow, Conductor
SPONSORS: Pat & Jack Thomas, KUNC, KCME, KUVO, SPRTV & RMPBS

Riverwalk Center
(150 W. Adams Ave. Breckenridge, CO 80424)

Individual Tickets: $40 Gold, $35 Silver, $32 Bronze
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GIUSEPPE VERDIFanfare from Othello

RALPH VAUGHAN WILLIAMS, The Lark Ascending
Kathryn Hatmaker, violin

ANTHONY PLOG, Symphony No. 1 for Strings, 14 Brass, and Percussion

INTERMISSION

OTTORINO RESPIGHI, Feste romane (Roman Festivals)
     I. Circenses (Circus Games)
     II. Il giubileo (The Jubilee)
     III. L'ottobrata (Harvest Festivals in October)


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#12 Beethoven's Fifth

Location: 150 W Adams Ave, Breckenridge, CO 80424
Date: 19/07/2017
Time: 19:30

Beethoven's Fifth
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 at 7:30pm
Karina Canellakis, guest conductor
Featuring Guest Artist:
Stephen Hough, pianist
This evenings guest artist is sponsored by Annette & Ken Hallock
SPONSORS: Benson Family Foundation, Anne & Bill Mills, LIV Sotheby’s Internationsl Realty, Blue River Bistro, Melanie & Marty Frank

Riverwalk Center
(150 W. Adams Ave. Breckenridge, CO 80424)

Individual Tickets: $40 Gold, $35 Silver, $25 Bronze
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 JOHN ADAMSShort Ride in a Fast Machine

JOHANNES BRAHMS, Concerto No. 1 in D Minor for Piano, op.15
Stephen Hough, piano
     I. Maestoso
     II. Adagio
     III. Rondo: Allegro non troppo

INTERMISSION

LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN, Symphony No.5 in C minor, op.67
     I. Allegro con brio
     II. Andante con moto
     III. Allegro
     IV. Allegro

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#13 Classical Kids Live! “Gershwin’s Magic Key”

Location: 150 W Adams Ave, Breckenridge, CO 80424
Date: 11/07/2017
Time: 11:00

Classical Kids Live! “Gershwin’s Magic Key” and Instrument Petting Zoo
Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at 11:00am
Kensho Watanabe, conductor
Family Concert and Instrument Petting Zoo
SPONSORS: Pediatric Dental Group of Summit County, Centura Health/St. Anthony Summit Medical Center, Vail Resorts EpicPromise, Ebert Family Clinic, Colorado Mountain Express, Summit Association of Realtors

Riverwalk Center
(150 W. Adams Ave. Breckenridge, CO 80424)

Individual Tickets: $7.00 All Tickets (General Admission)
(Note: No Intermission)
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Gershwin's magic Key

Music by: George Gershwin                         Lyrics by: Ira Gershwin

 Created & Directed by
Paul Pement

 Elic Bramlett as George Gershwin
Lance Newton as “Kid”
&
Will Martin on Piano

Written by
Will Martin, Elizabeth Wheeler, Paul Pement

Production Advisor: Kevin Cole                     Music Supervisor: Will Martin
Music Copyist/Engraver: John Blane           Associate Director: Steve Hiltebrand
Lighting Design: Paul Pement                        Costumes: Alex Meadows
Projections: Scott Fairchild                             Props/Wigs: Kevin Barthel

THE WORLDWIDE COPYRIGHTS IN THE MUSIC OF GEORGE AND IRA GERSHWIN
FOR THIS PRODUCTION ARE LICENSED BY THE GERSHWIN® FAMILY
Porgy and Bess permissions granted by the Dubose and Dorothy Heyward Memorial Fund.
Projection footage and imagery courtesy of Harold Lloyd Entertainment and the Library of Congress.
Actors and Stage Manager are members of Actors’ Equity Association.
LEARN MORE ABOUT CLASSICAL KIDS: WWW.CLASSICALKIDSLIVE.COM
ENGAGE on Facebook at ClassicalKidsLive  and Twitter at Classical_Kids

For more information on the cast and music, click HERE

 Program Notes

Please turn off cell phones during the concert.  Photography, audio recording and video recordings are strictly prohibited.  The National Repertory Orchestra performs exclusively on pianos provided by Schmitt Music.


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#14 Topilow Pops! A 40 Year Celebration

Location: 150 W Adams Ave, Breckenridge, CO 80424
Date: 14/07/2017
Time: 19:30

Topilow Pops! A 40 Year Celebration
Friday, July 14, 2017 at 7:30pm
Carl Topilow, Conductor
SPONSORS: Barbara Vonderheid, Downstairs at Eric’s, Patrice & Ron Lara
This evenings guest artist is sponsored by Annette & Ken Hallock

Riverwalk Center
(150 W. Adams Ave. Breckenridge, CO 80424)

Individual Tickets: $45 Gold, $40 Silver, $30 Bronze
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Jerry Herman, arr. Robert WendelOverture to Hello Dolly

Hugh Martin - Trolley Song
Joan Ellison, vocalist

Hugh MartinThe Boy Next Door
Joan Ellison, vocalist

Harold Arlen - Over the Rainbow from The Wizard of Oz
Joan Ellison, vocalist

arr. Paul FergusonLatino Medley
Carl Topilow, clarinet

Leroy AndersonClarinet Candy
Carl Topilow with clarinetists of the NRO

Harold Arlen - Get Happy
Joan Ellison, vocalist

Harold Arlen - The Man That Got Away
Joan Ellison, vocalist

Ludwig MaurerSuite for 4 Violins and Orchestra: finale
Madeleine Vaillancourt, Eduardo Rios, Carson Marshall, violins

 INTERMISSION

 Aaron CoplandHoe Down from Rodeo

arr. Paul FergusonA Carol King Medley

Leroy Anderson - Horse and Buggy

Duke Ellington - Caravan
Carl Topilow, clarinet & Jack Bogard, violin

Steve ReineckeCasey at the Bat

Richard Rodgers - Johnny One Note
Joan Ellison, vocalist

Andre PrevinYes
Joan Ellison, vocalist

Harold Arlen - Come Rain or Come Shine
Joan Ellison, vocalist

Nino Rota, arr. Paul Ferguson - The Godfather
Carl Topilow, clarinet


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#15 The Music of Star Wars

Location: 150 W Adams Ave, Breckenridge, CO 80424
Date: 08/07/2017
Time: 19:30

The Music of Star Wars
Saturday, July 8, 2017 at 7:30pm
Carl Topilow, Conductor
SPONSORS: Breckenridge Brewery, Kenneth & Annette Hallock, Nancy & Tom French, Jim & Kay Ross

Riverwalk Center
(150 W. Adams Ave. Breckenridge, CO 80424)

Individual Tickets: $45 Gold, $40 Silver, $30 Bronze
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#16 Shostakovich’s Fifth

Location: 150 W Adams Ave, Breckenridge, CO 80424
Date: 07/07/2017
Time: 19:30

Shostakovich’s Fifth
Friday, July 7, 2017 at 7:30pm
Miguel Harth-Bedoya, guest conductor
SPONSORS: Building Hope, Michael Altenberg & Libby Bortz, Bill & Laurie Bolthouse Family, Sandy Mortensen, Kitchenscapes, Lauren & Michael Ruehring
In Memory of Patti Casey

Riverwalk Center
(150 W. Adams Ave. Breckenridge, CO 80424)

Individual Tickets: $40 Gold, $35 Silver, $25 Bronze
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JIMMY LÓPEZ, Fiesta!

FELIX MENDELSSOHN, Concerto in E minor for Violin & Orchestra, op.64
Michaela Paetsch, Violin
     I.  Allegro molto appassionato
     II.  Andante
     III.  Allegretto non troppo - Allegro molto vivace

INTERMISSION

 DMITRI SHOSTAKOVICH, Symphony No.5 in D minor, op.47
     I. Moderato
     II. Allegretto
     III. Largo
     IV. Allegro non troppo

Program Notes

The National Repertory Orchestra holds a concerto competition each year for its orchestra members at the beginning of the summer festival.  The competition winner for Vivaldi’s Concerto for Two Cellos will be announced on the day of the performance. 

Please turn off cell phones during the concert.  Photography, audio recording and video recordings are strictly prohibited.  The National Repertory Orchestra performs exclusively on pianos provided by Schmitt Music.


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#17 July 4th Morning Concert

Location: 430 Rainbow Dr, Silverthorne, CO 80498
Date: 04/07/2017
Time: 10:00

Patriotic Salute
Tuesday, July 4, 2017 at 10:00am
Carl Topilow, Conductor
SPONSOR: Lake Dillon Theatre Company

Rainbow Park, Silverthrone – 10:00 AM
Sponsors: Lake Dillon Theatre Company

This concert is a Free and seating is General Admission.

Dedicated to all the men and women serving in uniform with thanks from a grateful nation.


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#18 July 4th Evening Concert

Location: 150 W Adams Ave, Breckenridge, CO 80424
Date: 04/07/2017

Patriotic Salute
Tuesday, July 4, 2017 at 8:00pm
Carl Topilow, Conductor
SPONSORS: Town of Breckenridge, Barbara & Jim Calvin, Ernie & Sharon Magness Blake

Riverwalk Center
(150 W. Adams Ave. Breckenridge, CO 80424)

Dedicated to all the men and women serving in uniform with thanks from a grateful nation.

Individual Tickets: $20 All Tickets
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4th of July tickets will be on sale June 27 at 12pm. The best way to buy is ONLINE. Tickets can also be purchased in person at the Riverwalk Center Ticket Office or by phone 970-547-3100 (Note: the Ticket Office will not be able to handle phone calls until the people waiting in line at the Riverwalk Center are taken care of first.)


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#19 Copland’s Third

Location: 150 W Adams Ave, Breckenridge, CO 80424
Date: 01/07/2017
Time: 19:30

Copland’s Third
Saturday, July 1, 2017 at 7:30pm
Brett Mitchell, guest conductor
SPONSORS: NRO Sustainers, Robin Hadley, Downstairs at Eric’s, The Reginald Gray Family

Riverwalk Center
(150 W. Adams Ave. Breckenridge, CO 80424)

Individual Tickets: $40 Gold, $35 Silver, $25 Bronze
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KENJI BUNCH, Supermaximum

ROBERT SCHUMANN, Concerto in A minor for Violoncello & Orchestra, op.129
Benjamin Fryxell, cello
     I.  Nicht zu schnell
     II.  Langsam
     III.  Sehr lebhaft

INTERMISSION

AARON COPLAND, Symphony No.3
     I. Molto moderato; with simple expression
     II. Allegro molto
     III. Andantino quasi allegretto
     IV. Molto deliberato – Allegro risoluto

Program Notes

Please turn off cell phones during the concert.  Photography, audio recording and video recordings are strictly prohibited.  The National Repertory Orchestra performs exclusively on pianos provided by Schmitt Music.

 


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#20 40 Year Celebration

Location: 107 Denison Placer Rd, Breckenridge, CO 80424
Date: 11/07/2017
Time: 18:30

Topilow Poster no Arthur

Tickets are no longer available online.  You can purchase tickets at the door.

 


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#21 FREE Porch Series

Location: 229 South Main Street, Breckenridge, CO 80424
Date: 16/06/2017, 22/06/2017, 30/06/2017, 21/07/2017
Time: 17:00 to 18:00

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#22 Closing Night: A Hero’s Tale

Location: 150 W. Adams Ave. Breckenridge, CO 80424
Date: 28/07/2017
Time: 19:30

Closing Night: A Hero’s Tale
Friday, July 28, 2017 at 7:30pm
Carl Topilow, Conductor
SPONSORS: Barbara Strauss & Paul Finkel, Pam Piper & Dr. Kai Yiu Yeung

Riverwalk Center
(150 W. Adams Ave. Breckenridge, CO 80424)

Individual Tickets: $40 Gold, $35 Silver, $25 Bronze
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ANTONIN DVORÁK, Concerto in B minor for Violoncello & Orchestra, op.104
Thomas Carpenter, cello
     I. Allegro
     II. Adagio ma non troppo
     III. Finale: Allegro moderato      

INTERMISSION     

 RICHARD STRAUSSEin Heldenleben, op.40

 Program Notes

Please turn off cell phones during the concert.  Photography, audio recording and video recordings are strictly prohibited.  The National Repertory Orchestra performs exclusively on pianos provided by Schmitt Music.


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