May-toberfest! - Manassas Symphony Orchestra

Event Date(s): Saturday, May 12, 2012 7:30 PM



 

Contact Phone: 703.853.0749

Contact Email: info@manassassymphony.org

Event Web Site: www.manassassymphony.org


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May-toberfest! Saturday, May 12, 2012 7:30 p.m. at the Hylton Performing Arts Center 10960 George Mason Circle Manassas, VA 20109 May-toberfest! on May 12, 2012, brings Oktoberfest to the springtime as we capture the spirit of the festival with fun music from and about Germany, Austria, and Bavaria. JMU tuba professor Kevin Stees joins us as soloist (without leiderhosen) for this concert, playing Martin Ellerby’s vibrant Tuba Concerto. We are also performing great works by Gustav Mahler (Adagietto from Symphony No. 5), Carl Maria von Weber (Invitation to the Dance), Richard Wagner (Rienzi Overture), Edward Elgar (Three Bavarian Dances), and Johann Strauss, Jr. (assorted polkas). The Kings Park German Band is joining us for some pre-concert and intermission fun and there will be German beer sold in the lobby. Join the Manassas Symphony us as we end our season with great fun and great music for May-toberfest!

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