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Bangor Symphony Orchestra


January 2020

Masterworks III: Dvorak & Stravinsky

January 26 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The BSO woodwinds and brass take center stage in this program of intimate and diverse masterworks. What’s Interesting About This Concert: Conductor Lucas Richman makes his BSO debut as a piano soloist. Hear music that spans over 300 years, from 1615 to 1920. Experience the full range of wind and brass playing in hidden gems by Dvořák and Stravinsky. The Program: Paul Dukas | Fanfare from La Peri Francis Poulenc | Sextet, Lucas Richman, piano Giovanni Gabrielli | Canzone for…

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March 2020

Masterworks IV:  Sounds of the Sea

March 22 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Explore how composers have depicted the sea and the power of nature through music across generations at this unique concert presented in partnership with the Maine Science Festival. What’s Interesting About This Concert: The Warming Sea by Lucas Richman is a new, multimedia work reflecting on climate change in the Gulf of Maine. Both La Mer and The Moldau, used famously in The Tree of Life starring Brad Pitt, bring listeners on powerful emotional journeys. Maine’s Bicentennial is honored with…

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April 2020

Masterworks V:  Beethoven & Haydn

April 5 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

We celebrate Beethoven’s 250th birthday with his Piano Concerto No. 4 and bring to life a groundbreaking mass by Haydn. What’s Interesting About This Concert: It’s an embarrassment of riches: Beethoven, Haydn, two choirs, five soloists Italian pianist Roberto Plano has been hailed for his “sparkling clarity”, a perfect fit for Beethoven Haydn’s Mass In Time of War is known for its dramatic use of timpani The Program: Ludwig van Beethoven | Piano Concerto No. 4, Roberto Plano, piano Franz…

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May 2020

Masterworks VI:  Mozart & Mahler

May 3 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Masterworks season concludes with Mahler’s passion-filled Symphony No. 5, and a rarely performed gem by Mozart. What’s Interesting About This Concert: Mahler’s 5th has been called “the Everest of music” and “a virtuosic orchestral portrayal of love”. Over 80 musicians will be featured on stage, our largest orchestra of the year. Mozart’s Masonic Funeral Music can be heard in the film Amadeus and perfectly sets the stage for Mahler. The Program W.A. Mozart | Masonic Funeral Music, K.477 Gustav…

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Pops:  The Music of the Knights

May 30 @ 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm

A cast of Broadway and cabaret stars backed by your Bangor Symphony Orchestra take you on an unforgettable musical journey through the hits of Elton John, Paul McCartney and Andrew Lloyd Webber with Music of the Knights® – don’t miss it! About the Concert Sir Elton John, Sir Paul McCartney and Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber are not only knights — they also happen to be three of the most successful songwriters of all time with careers that span decades. Music…

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