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Vermont Symphony Orchestra

As if a summer’s evening in Vermont weren’t magical enough already…the VSO conjures up a dreamscape of enchantment. Wizards, witches, and trolls, oh my! Our musical sorcery spirits you to Middle Earth--and then safely back to your picnic spread. As always, concerts conclude with the spectacular 1812 Overture, marches, and fireworks. Conductor: Anthony Princiotti SMITH, orch. DAMROSCH Star Spangled Banner PETER HAMLIN The Ghost of John Philip Sousa GLINKA Russlan and Ludmilla Overture DVORAK The Noon Witch DEBUSSY Fêtes from Three Nocturnes GLAZUNOV Polonaise from Chopiniana BERLIOZ Dream of a Witch’s Sabbath from Symphonie fantastique **INTERMISSION** GRIEG In the Hall of the Mountain King from Peer Gynt Suite JOHN WILLIAMS, arr. Brubaker Harry Potter Sorcerer’s Stone Symphonic Suite HOWARD SHORE, arr. John Whitney Fellowship of the Rings Symphonic Suite TCHAIKOVSKY 1812 Overture Gates open at 5:30 pm for picnicking. (rain site: Jackson Gore Ice Arena, Ludlow) Barbecue, wine and beer available for sale on-site. VT State Law prohibits outside liquor in the concert area. Beer and wine by the glass or bottle and non-alcoholic beverages will be available for purchase at the concert.
Date & Time
  • July 10, 2015
  • 7:30PM
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