Wartburg Community Symphony

2013-14 Season

SIZZLING STRINGS, Oct. 12, 8 p.m.
Buy Tickets Online: Adults $16.50, K-12 Youth $6.50
Buy the Season Prior to Sept. 1: $46-$104

The audience will be dazzled by the sultry and passionate majesty of Glazunov’s Violin Concerto, op. 82. Guest soloist Hye-Jin Kim has appeared in major venues across North America, Europe, and Asia, including Weill Hall at Carnegie Hall, the Kennedy Center Terrace Theater, Kimmel Center Verizon Hall, Salzburg’s Mirabel Schloss and St. John’s, Smith Square, London. She has won the Philadelphia Orchestra Concerto Competition, the Virtuosos of the 21st Century in Moscow, and was awarded the Kay H. Logan Chamber Music Award.

HOLIDAY FEAST, Dec. 15, 3 p.m.
Buy Tickets Online: Adults $16.50, K-12 Youth $6.50
Buy the Season Prior to Sept. 1: $46-$104

This concert is perfect for the whole family. It will be a feast for the ears as we enter the Christmas season. Selections will include Christmas favorites and sing-alongs, The Wartburg Community Symphony will be joined by area high school musicians.

Sponsored by the Roland and Gladys Zimmerman Endowed Music Fund

DOUBLE BASS DELICACY, Feb. 8, 7:30 p.m.
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Buy the Season Prior to Sept. 1: $46-$104

Indulge yourself with a taste of double-bass splendor. Hunter Capoccioni, Wartburg instructor of double bass, will be featured on Bottesini’s Double Bass Concerto No. 2. Area high school students will join the symphony in this concert.

GRAND GOURMET, April 12, 7:30 p.m.
Buy Tickets Online: Adults $16.50, K-12 Youth $6.50
Buy the Season Prior to Sept. 1: $46-$104

The 2013-14 symphony season comes to a close with Beethoven’s majestic Piano Concerto No. 5. Pianist Gabrielius Alekna is the first Lithuanian to hold a Doctor of Musical Arts degree from the Juilliard School. The winner of the second prize at the 2005 International Beethoven Piano Competition in Vienna, Austria, Mr. Alekna has appeared as a soloist all over the world.