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From the Podium: Sibelius – Elemental Luminosity

February is….Love Your Symphony Month, so the February MasterWorks 4 concert performance features two great works from the Romantic repertoire – one of them by legendary Finnish composer Jean Sibelius. His Symphony No. 2 in D Major is perhaps the most often performed and approachable of his 7 symphonies. Symphony No. 2 was completed in 1902 shortly after the tremendous success of his tone poem and Finnish nationalist piece Finlandia, and it, too, is rich with musical images of Finnish geography and folklore.

From the Podium: December, a sacred and magical time for music!

Danubia highlights music from cultures of Central Europe including Austrian, Czech and Romanian. The concert opens with the George Enescu’s Romanian Rhapsody No. 2 in D major composed in 1901. This is a one movement introspective work on a grand scale that employs themes from Romanian music tradition which the composer treats in a rhapsodic symphonic manner almost like a through-composed piece with an improvised feel.

From the Podium: Musings from the Maestro ”

Danubia highlights music from cultures of Central Europe including Austrian, Czech and Romanian. The concert opens with the George Enescu’s Romanian Rhapsody No. 2 in D major composed in 1901. This is a one movement introspective work on a grand scale that employs themes from Romanian music tradition which the composer treats in a rhapsodic symphonic manner almost like a through-composed piece with an improvised feel.

Festival Amadeus 2019: Experience “Mozart in the Mountains”!

Offering chamber and orchestra concerts and a popular Mozart opera at this summer’s Festival Amadeus! Add a little “Mozart in the Mountains” to your summer activities during the 12th annual Festival Amadeus held in the mountain town of Whitefish, Montana from August 2-11. The Glacier Symphony produces this popular event offering the very best music