Published DateCONCORD — The New Hampshire Music Festival will bring its 40-piece orchestra and 100-voice chorus to Concord on Friday, August 9 and Friday, August 16. Both concerts begin at 8 p.m. at the Concord Capitol Center for the Arts, 44 S Main Street.
The Festival Orchestra is under the direction of Donato Cabrera, who is resident conductor of the San Francisco Symphony and music director of the Green Bay Symphony.
On August 9, choral director Joel Johnson and conductor Cabrera will prepare an exhilarating program for chorus and orchestra including Handel's Coronation Anthem No. 1, Mozart's Exsultate Jubilate, Respighi's Ancient Aires & Dances Suite No. 1, and the Vivaldi Gloria featuring soloists Heather Johnson and Arianna Zukerman.
On August 16, Cabrera will lead the Festival Orchestra in the Berlioz Les nuits d'ete with mezzo-soprano Heather Johnson followed by Beethoven's Symphony No. 3 Eroica.
Tickets are available at the Capitol Center Box Office at 44 S Main St in Concord and range in price at $40, $30, and $25. For tickets by phone call 603-225-1111, and to order online visit www.CCANH.com. When ordering online or by phone, a $6.25 service fee will be added per ticket.