CES at FSU Presents the Maryland Symphony Orchestra in “Immortal Mozart + Schubert’s Fifth Symphony”
CES at Frostburg State University will once again present the award-winning Maryland Symphony Orchestra in its fall concert, “Immortal Mozart + Schubert’s Fifth Symphony,” on Sunday, Nov. 11, at 3 p.m. in the Pealer Recital Hall of FSU’s Woodward D. Pealer Performing Arts Center.
Under the skilled leadership of conductor and musical director Elizabeth Schulze, MSO’s performance will feature three luminous concerto, choral and orchestral works. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s timeless “Krönungsmesse, Mass No. 15 in C Major” will feature the FSU University Chorale and the Chamber Singers. The playful lyricism of Mozart’s “Bassoon Concerto in B-flat Major, K. 191” will showcase soloist Erich Heckscher, principal bassoon with MSO and the National Philharmonic. Rounding out the program is Franz Schubert’s sparkling “Symphony No. 5 in B-flat Major.”
Ticket holders are invited to attend Prélude, a free pre-show lecture at 2 p.m. with Schulze, who will discuss the musical works to be performed.
Performance tickets are $35 for adults and $15 for youth under 18. Member, military and group discount rates are also available.
For more information or to order tickets, visit CES’ webpage at ces.frostburg.edu or contact the CES box office at 1-866-849-9237 or 301-687-3137. The box office, located in FSU’s Lane University Center, is open Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The presentation of Maryland Symphony Orchestra is sponsored by First Peoples Community Federal Credit Union and supported by a grant from the Community Trust Foundation’s Iris and Peter Halmos Community Fund. Individual event sponsors include Mrs. Bernice A. Friedland, Ms. Janice S. Keene, Mr. Bill Mandicott and Dr. Lea Messman-Mandicott, the Honorable Mary Beth Pirolozzi, Mr. Victor S. Rezendes and Mr. John E. Minnich, Ms. Sandra K. Saville, Mr. Nicholas J. Scarpelli and Ms. Tama S. Scarpelli, and Mr. Douglas Schwab and Mrs. Betsey Hurwitz-Schwab. The Cultural Events Series is supported in part by a grant from the Maryland State Arts Council. On the web at msac.org. CES is sponsored in part by the City of Frostburg.
Sunday, November 11 at 3:00pm
Frostburg State University, Pealer Performing Arts Center Recital Hall 101 Braddock Road
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