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Music Celebrations International presents: 2019 Capital Orchestra Festival

Music Celebrations International presents: 2019 Capital Orchestra Festival

Monday, February 18, 2019 2:00 PM

MCI's Capital Orchestra Festival returns to the Kennedy Center Concert Hall again in February with five outstanding American student orchestras.
Please see below for details on reserving free tickets for this event.

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NOTE: This is a FREE concert and tickets are required. Tickets for this event are available from the Presenter Only. For further information or to reserve tickets, please contact Music Celebrations International at (800) 395-2036 or click here

Music Celebrations International
2019 Capital Orchestra Festival

Featuring five outstanding orchestras from throughout the United States performing works in succession by Beethoven, Tchaikovsky, Copland, Respighi, Strauss, and more!

PARTICIPATING ORCHESTRAS

Alexander W. Dreyfoos School of the Arts String Orchestra (FL)
Alexander W. Dreyfoos School of the Arts Symphony Orchestra (FL)
Charleston Chamber Orchestra ~ West Virginia State University (WV)
Duluth High School Chamber Orchestra (GA)
Savannah Arts Academy Orchestra (GA)


Featured works include movements from:
—COPLAND  |  Hoedown from Rodeo
—TCHAIKOVSKY  |  Symphony No. 5
—STRAUSS  |  Overture to Die Fledermaus
—RESPIGHI  |  Ancient Airs and Dances
—PIAZZOLLA  |  Alhambra Tango
—RIMSKY-KORSAKOV  |  Scheherazade
—BEETHOVEN  |  Symphony No. 7

Performance Timing: Part One - 70 min.; Intermission - 15 min.; Part Two - 80 min.