Parkway Concert Orchestra presents The Great Haydn on March 8

'The Great Haydn' will be presented on Sunday, March 8 at 3:00 p.m. at Holy Name Parish Upper Church, 1689 Centre Street, West Roxbury. Music Director and Conductor Geneviève Leclair has chosen a lively program featuring Haydn's Symphony No. 101, Brahms' Variations on a Theme by Haydn, Egmont Overture by Beethoven, and a selection of Dvořák's Slavonic Dances.

This concert is presented by Holy Name Enrichment Program and is sponsored by Vogt Realty Group in memory of Gene and Ann Vogt with additional funding provided by Roche Brothers. During intermission, the audience will have a chance to meet and learn about the orchestra instruments at an instrument petting zoo. Concert admission is free. For more information please call 617-325-9338.

Audience members also have an opportunity to see what goes on behind the scenes as Parkway Concert Orchestra prepares for a performance. Come to an open rehearsal on Monday, March 9 at 7:15 p.m. at First Congregational Church, 100 Winter Street, Norwood as Music Director Geneviève Leclair rehearses the orchestra in 'The Great Haydn.' Tickets are $5; free for season subscribers. For ticket reservations please call 781-762-0288.

The Program:

Ludwig van Beethoven
Egmont Overture
 
Joseph Haydn
Symphony No. 101
 
Adagio-Presto – Andante – Menuetto – Vivace
Intermission
Johannes Brahms
Variations on a Theme by Haydn, Op.56a
 
Antoni╠ün Dvořák
Slavonic Dances, Op.46, Nos. 8, 3, 1
 

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