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Bravo! Vail Valley Music Festival schedule

Wednesday June 28Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra, 6 p.m., Ford Amphitheater, featuring Christopher Seaman (conductor) Jon Nakamatsu (piano) performing Verdi: La forza del destino Overture, Mozart: Piano Concerto in C Major, Elvira Madigan, Dvork: Symphony No. 8 in G Major.Thursday June 29Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra, 6 p.m., Ford Amphitheater, featuringJeff Tyzik (conductor) and pops with an Evening with The Mambo Kings.Friday June 30Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra, 6 p.m., Ford Amphitheater, featuring Christopher Seaman (conductor), Anne Akiko Meyers (violin) performing Mendelssohn: Hebrides Overture, Corigliano: Chaconne from The Red Violin, Brahms: Symphony No. 2 in D Major.Sunday July 2Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra, 6 p.m., Ford Amphitheater, featuring Christopher Seaman (conductor) and the New Mexico Symphony Orchestra Chorus, Roger Melone (choral director), Laura Whalen (soprano), Anita Krause (alto), Michael Colvin (tenor), Gary Relyea (bass-baritone) performing an Amadeus Celebration 250th Birthday. Performance Prelude A Pre-concert talk at 5 pm at Christiania Lodge.Monday July 3Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra, 6 p.m., Ford Amphitheater, featuringJeff Tyzik (conductor), Daniel Narducci (baritone) performing pops: An American CelebrationJazz, Big Bands and Broadway *Special concert with no intermission and special pricing.Tuesday July 4Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra, 2 p.m., Ford Amphitheater, featuringJeff Tyzik (conductor), Daniel Narducci (baritone) performing the Vail Valley Foundations Patriotic Concert: A Salute to Freedom. For tickets: 845-TIXS (8497).Wednesday July 5, 12:30 pmMusic at Midday I: Melodic Mix, 12:30 p.m., Vail Interfaith Chapel, Vail, featuring works by J.C. Bach, Paganini and Mozart.FRIDAY JULY 7Dallas Symphony Orchestra, 6 p.m., Ford Amphitheater, featuring Andrew Litton, (conductor), Anne-Marie McDermott (piano), Ryan Anthony (principal trumpet), performing works by Mozart, Shostakovich and Dvork. There is a Performance Prelude A Pre-concert talk at 5 p.m., Christiania Lodge.SATURDAY JULY 8, 6:00 PM, GFADallas Symphony Orchestra, 6 p.m., Ford Amphitheater, featuring Richard Kaufman (conductor) performing a pops concert: The Golden Age of Film Music.SUNDAY JULY 9Dallas Symphony Orchestra, 6 p.m., Ford Amphitheater, featuring Andrew Litton, (conductor), Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg (violin) performing works by Schumann, Mendelssohn and Shostakovich.MONDAY JULY 10Soire I: Music at Dusk, 6 p.m., Middlemas Residence, Bachelor Gulch, works by Shostakovich, Poulenc and Brahms to be performed.TUESDAY JULY 11Chamber Classics I: Imperial Sounds, 6 p.m., Vilar Center for the Arts, works by Mozart, Shostakovich and Schumann to be performed.WEDNESDAY JULY 12Dallas Symphony Orchestra, 6 p.m., Ford Amphitheater, featuring Richard Kaufman (conductor), Davis Gaines, (vocalist) performing a Pops concert: Broadway Evening.THURSDAY JULY 13, 2006, 11:00 AM, GFADallas Symphony Orchestra, 11 a.m., Ford Amphitheater, featuring Danail Rachev (conductor), Frank Oden (Poet/Narrator) performing a family concert Cowboy Jamboree. This performance is free.FRIDAY JULY 14Dallas Symphony Orchestra, 6 p.m., Ford Amphitheater, featuring Arild Remmereit, (conductor), Shai Wosner (piano) performing Glinka: Ruslan and Ludmila Overture, Mozart: Concerto No. 23 in A Major for Piano and Orchestra, Sibelius: Symphony No. 2 in D Major.SATURDAY JULY 15Dallas Symphony Orchestra, 6 p.m., Ford Amphitheater, featuring Arild Remmereit, (conductor), Chee-Yun (violin), Alisa Weilerstein (cello) performing Rimsky-korsakov: Russian Easter Overture, Brahms: Double Concerto in A Minor for Violin and Cello, Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 3 in A Minor, Scottish.MONDAY JULY 17Casual Classics Music and Conversation I, 7:30 p.m., Eagle Ranch Pavilion, Eagle, featuring Lynne Mazza (host) performing works by Berio, Ligeti, Piazzolla/arr. Jeff Scott This performance is free.TUESDAY JULY 18Chamber classics II: Masters, Past & Present, 6 p.m. Vilar Center for the Arts, featuring works by Mozart, Chopin, Dvork and Kenji Bunch (Composer-in-Residence), performing the festival commission premiere: Wind Quintet. Performance Prelude A Pre-concert Talk and Reception, 5 p.m., Vilar Center Lower Lobby.WEDNESDAY JULY 19Music at midday II: Winds of Wonder, 12:30 p.m., Vail Interfaith Chapel, Vail, featurng Works by Kenji Bunch (Composer-in-Residence), Ligeti, Handel/halvorsen and Piazzolla.WEDNESDAY JULY 19, 6:00 PMSoire II: Twilight Serenade, 6 p.m., Washing Residence, Mountain Star, featuring works by Wolf and Mendelssohn.FRIDAY JULY 21New York Philharmonic, 6 p.m., Ford Amphitheater, featuring Marin Alsop (conductor), Jonathan Biss (piano) performing All Beethoven: Leonore Overture No. 3 Piano Concerto No. 4 in G Major Symphony No. 5 in C Minor.19th Annual Gala Dinner, Dance and Live Auction, 8:30 p.m., Vail Marriott Mountain Resort and Spa, celebrating opening night of the New York Philharmonic with Salsa! presented by Vail Resorts.SATURDAY JULY 22New York Philharmonic, 6 p.m., Ford Amphitheater, featuring Marin Alsop (conductor), Leila Josefowicz (violin), performing Tchaikovsky: Romeo & Juliet, Fantasy Overture, Prokofiev: Concerto No. 1 in D Major for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 19, Shostakovich: Symphony No. 5 in D Minor, Op. 47.SUNDAY JULY 23New York Philharmonic, 6 p.m., Ford Amphitheater, featuring Marin Alsop (conductor), Jean-Yves Thibaudet (piano), performing John Adams: The Chairman Dances, Ravel: Concerto in G Major for Piano and Orchestra, Brahms: Symphony No. 1 in C Minor.MONDAY JULY 24Music at midday III: Baroque Afternoon, 12:30 p.m., Vail Interfaith Chapel, Vail, featuring works by J.S. Bach, Telemann and Handel.Casual classics Music and Conversation II, 5:30 p.m., St. Patricks Parish, Minturn, featuring Eugenia Zukerman and Lynne Mazza (co-hosts) performing Favorite String Quartet Melodies. This performance is free.TUESDAY JULY 25Chamber classics III: Harmonic Elegance, 6 pm. Vilar Center for the Arts, featuring works by Mozart, Milhaud, Hummel and Elgar. Performance Prelude A Pre-concert Talk and Reception, 5 p.m., May Gallery.WEDNESDAY JULY 26New York Philharmonic, 6 p.m., Ford Amphitheater, featuring Xian Zhang (conductor), Jennifer Koh (violin), performing all Tchaikovsky: Coronation March, Concerto in D Major for Violin and Orchestra, Symphony No. 5 in E Minor.THURSDAY JULY 27New York Philharmonic, 6 p.m., Ford Amphitheater, featuring Bramwell Tovey (conductor), Yuja Wang (piano) performing festive classics Borodin: Polyvetsian Dances, Liszt: Concerto No. 1 in E-fl at Major for Piano and Orchestra, Franck: Symphony in D MinorFRIDAY JULY 28New York Philharmonic, 6 p.m., Ford Amphitheater, featuring Bramwell Tovey (conductor/piano), performing festive classics Bernstein: On the Town, Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue, Prokofiev: Suite from Cinderella, Ravel: Bolero.SATURDAY, JULY 29, 6:00 PMSoire III: Mozart and Memoirs, 6 p.m., Spector Residence, Lake Creek, featuring works by Mozart and SmetanaMONDAY, JULY 31, 7:30 PMCasual Classics Music and Conversation III, 7:30 p.m., Gypsum Town Hall, Gypsum, featuring Eugenia Zukerman (host) performing works by Mozart and Hoffmeister This performance is free.TUESDAY, AUGUST 1, 6:00 PM, VCAChamber classics IV: Musical Cornucopia, 6 p.m., Vilar Center for the Arts, featuring works by Doppler, Chausson, Saint-sans, Balakirev, Shostakovich and Tchaikovsky. Performance Prelude A Pre-concert Talk and Reception, 5 p.m., May Gallery.WEDNESDAY AUGUST 2Festival Soire IV: Summer Breeze, 6 p.m., Mengedoth Residence, Cordillera, featuring works by Bruch and Brahms.THURSDAY AUGUST 3Chamber Classics V: Festival Grand, 6 p.m., Vilar Center for the Arts, Baroque Finale featuring works by Vivaldi, Telemann, Corelli, Vivaldi and J.S. Bach* All programs and artists subject to change