SHAKESPEARE: COMEDY AND TRAGEDY WITH THE BPA SHAKESPEARE SOCIETY

Bainbridge Symphony Orchestra presents SHAKESPEARE: COMEDY AND TRAGEDY WITH THE BPA SHAKESPEARE SOCIETY

Wesley Schulz, Conductor
Bainbridge Island Youth Orchestra
Andrew Barnwell (piano), 2015 Young Artist Competition 1st Place Winner
Shintaro Taneda (violin), 2015 Young Artist Competition Runner Up

Performances: April 18 & 19, 2015
Saturday @ 7:30 p.m. & Sunday @ 3:00 p.m. (pre-concert chat Sunday @ 2:15 p.m.)

LISTEN TO CLASSICAL KING FM 98.1 APRIL 13 & 15 FOR A PREVIEW TO THIS WEEKEND'S BSO CONCERT! Tune in on the dial in Seattle at 98.1 or online at bit.ly/king981 for Tchaikovsky:  Romeo and Juliet Fantasy-Overture Monday, April 13 at approximately 8:00 p.m. and Beethoven:  Coriolan Overture Wednesday, April 15 at approximately 9:00 p.m.

LISTEN to Bainbridge Island's Broadcasting informative and fun podcast with Wesley Schulz and Tom Challinor!

 

 

THE PROGRAM
NICOLAI: The Merry Wives of Windsor Overture
MENDELSSOHN: Selections from A Midsummer Night’s Dream
LALO : Symphonie Espagnole, 1st movement, 2015 Young Artist Concerto Competition Runner Up
GRIEG: Piano Concerto in A minor, 1st movement, 2015 Young Artist Concerto Competition 1st Place Winner
BERNSTEIN/PERESS: West Side Story Overture
BEETHOVEN: Coriolan Overture
TCHAIKOVSKY: Romeo & Juliet Fantasy Overture (1880)

Shakespeare has long been a source of artistic inspiration. His literary works have inspired visual art, plays, film, dance, music and more. In this concert series the Bainbridge Symphony Orchestra will collaborate for the first time with Director Tom Challinor and The BPA Shakespeare Society. This concert will feature music and drama drawn from and inspired by the works of Shakespeare. Additionally, the program will showcase the BSO's 1st place Young Artist Concerto Competition Winner Andrew Barnwell performing Grieg’s Piano Concerto in A minor, 1st movement and Runner Up Shintaro Taneda performing Lalo’s Symphonie Espagnole, 1st movement, plus the Senior Orchestra from the Bainbridge Island Youth Orchestra in a side-by-side performance. Read more about the concert from BSO Music Director Wesley Schulz.

PLEASE JOIN US IN THANKING OUR SPONSORS!

Bainbridge Symphony Orchestra's Youth in Music Initiative is generously sponsored by Wicklund Dental.

Fletcher Bay Foundation also generously funded music acquisition for this season.

 

SHAKESPEARE: COMEDY AND TRAGEDY WITH THE BPA SHAKESPEARE SOCIETY

Ticket Information

  • Adults - $19.00

  • Senior, Students, Military & Teachers - $16.00

  • Youth 18 and under - Free with paying adult
    Please call (206) 842-8569 or visit our box office for these complimentary tickets provided under the "Youth in Music Initiative" generously sponsored by Wicklund Dental

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