Summer Music Festival

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2018 Festival Concert Series

Six weekly symphonic concerts are held to provide an opportunity for conductors and instrumentalists to perform works from the curriculum in front of a live audience.

In addition, five weekly chamber-style concerts, known as “Maine Chamber Music,” are organized by members of the Monteux Festival Orchestra.

All concerts are held in our Forest Studio.


Monteux Festival Orchestra

Sunday Concerts at 5 pm

Adults: $22; Students: $5

Cash and checks only.

In inclement weather customers will be invited to form a line inside.

July 29 Pops Concert

Program:

SUPPÉ:  Poet and Peasant Overture
J. STRAUSS, Jr.:  Tales from the Vienna Woods
KORNGOLD (arr. Brubaker):  Suite from The Sea Hawk
GERSHWIN:  Cuban Overture
GOULD:  American Salute
BERNSTEIN:  Overture to Candide
STYNE (arr. Bennett):  Selections from Funny Girl
RODGERS (arr. Bennett):  Selections from South Pacific

“Mainely Chamber Music” at 7:30 pm

Adults: $12

Cash and checks only.

Students: FREE

Tickets available only at the door.  Doors opens at 7 pm.

In inclement weather customers will be invited to form a line inside.

July 25 Program:

BAX:  Elegiac Trio

BALZAT:  Archipelago Suite:  The Kermadec Islands and Saudade

VILLA-LOBOS:  Chôros No. 2 and Assobio a Jato (The Jet Whistle)

VERHELST:  Fire Horse

HONSTEIN:  Conduit

KODÁLY:  Duo for Violin and Cello, Op. 7, Allegro serioso, non troppo

DVORAK:  String Quartet in F Major, Op. 96, ‘American’, Allegro ma non troppo


Wednesday, August 1, 7:30 PM, Forest Studio

Special Concert to Benefit the Monteux School and Music Festival 

Christopher Johnson, Piano

Music of Brahms, Ravel, Elgar, Barber and Horowitz/Sousa Commemorating the 100th Anniversary of the WWI Armistice.

Adults $20, Students Free Admission

42 Melody Lane, Hancock, Maine