Opening Night Orchestra

Sat. June 23, 2018

7:00 PM

Strings Music Pavillion, 900 Strings Road

Opening Night Orchestra

Presented by Strings Music Festival

The 31st Festival classical season opens with a special evening of beloved Mozart Concerti, along with the Mozart-influenced Chevalier de Saint-Georges’ spirited Second Symphony. For the first time ever, a Cliburn medalist solos with the Strings Festival Orchestra. Kenny Broberg, 2017 Silver Medalist, plays the Mozart Concerti.


A list of performers and pieces is listed below:

  • Kenny Broberg, piano
  • Michael Sachs, conductor
  • Mozart Piano Concerto No. 17 in G Major, K. 453 (Broberg)
  • Chevalier de Saint-Georges Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Op. 11
  • Mozart Piano Concerto No. 25 in C Major, K. 503 (Broberg)

Strings Festival Orchestra

Violin: Peter Otto (Concertmaster), Katherine Bormann, Jun-Ching Lin, Myroslava Ivanchenko-Bartels, Ellen Pendleton Troyer, Melissa Deal, John Macfarlane, Scott Weber, Jeffrey Zehngut, Jeanelle Mossburg, Anya Wilkening
Viola: Wesley Collins, Paul Murphy, Kathryn Sievers, Gabrielle Skinner
Cello: Christopher French, Karissa Zadinsky, David Rosen, Ariana Nelson
Bass: Timothy Pitts, Scott Dixon
Oboe: Elizabeth Koch Tiscione, Catherine Weinfield
Trumpet: John Rommel, Michael Tiscione
Timpani: Jeremy Epp
Flute: Christina Smith
Bassoon: William Short, Elise Wagner
Horn: Julia Pilant, Joshua Phillips

Strings Music Festival invites you to mingle with the musicians at the champagne reception following the Opening Night Orchestra.

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