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Special concert planned at Bloedel Reserve

Bloedel Reserve will host an outdoor concert featuring a brass ensemble from the Bainbridge Symphony Orchestra.  - Photo courtesy of Bainbridge Symphony Orchestra
Bloedel Reserve will host an outdoor concert featuring a brass ensemble from the Bainbridge Symphony Orchestra.
— image credit: Photo courtesy of Bainbridge Symphony Orchestra

Bainbridge Symphony Orchestra will offer an enticing fall performance featuring a brass ensemble and flute duo in a special outdoor concert n Saturday, Sept. 14 at the Bloedel Reserve.

Music lovers will be treated to Bainbridge Island’s award-winning public garden and an intoxicating mixture of sights and sounds in this collaborative presentation.

The brass ensemble pieces will include Aaron Copland’s “Fanfare for the Common Man” and will feature Kevin Gilman, Chris Thomas, Paul Shepherd and Bob Kennicott (trumpet), Richard Davis and Jeff Jensen (horn), Bud Parker and Dick Heine (trombone), Jas Linford (tuba), Susan Tolley (timpani) and Art Whitson (percussion).

Lisa Hirayama and Jared LeClerc comprise the flute duo and they will perform “Mozart’s Duet No. 4 for two C flutes, op. 75” and “Johann Joachim Quantz’s Duet No. 1 for two alto flutes, op. 5.”

The BSO Brass Ensemble and Flute Duo will appear one day only on Saturday, September 14 at 4:30 p.m.;

Doors open at 4 p.m. Tickets are $16 for Bloedel Reserve members and $19 for general admission and may be purchased by phone at 206-842-7631 or online at Brown Paper Tickets.

The special performance precedes Bainbridge Symphony Orchestra’s inaugural concert of the season, “Toi Toi Toi - An Opera Showcase,” on Nov. 23-24 at Bainbridge Performing Arts.

Bainbridge Performing Arts extends special thanks to Bainbridge Symphony Orchestra sponsor Columbia Bank. BPA is supported in part by the Bainbridge Community Foundation and One Call for All.

 

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