Burien’s Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s Valentine’s Concert Will Be Feb. 10

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Burien’s Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s Valentine’s Concert Will Be Feb. 10
February 10, 2012
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January 23, 2012
Highline Performing Arts Center
(206) 242-6321
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401 South 152nd Street, Burien, WA, 98148, United States

Burien’s Northwest Symphony Orchestra will be holding a Valentine’s Concert starting at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 10 at the Highline Performing Arts center.

This concert is part of the orchestra’s ’25X125- 25th Anniversary Season X 125 Northwest works performed,’ and will feature Broadway Musical hits and songs with guest soprano soloist Alexandra Picard.

Ticket prices range from $10 – $14. Here are the details:

WHAT: Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s Valentine’s Concert

Alexandra Picard

WHEN: Friday, February 10, 2012 at 7:30pm

WHERE: Highline Performing Arts Center, located at 401 So. 152nd Street, next to Highline High.

INFO: Here’s the lineup:

  • Celebration – Stafford Miller (World Premiere)
  • Summertime – George Gershwin
  • You’ll Never Walk Alone– Richard Rodgers
  • Edelweiss- Richard Rodgers
  • Morgen- Richard Strauss
  • Songs My Mother Taught Me – Antonin Dvorak
  • Four pieces with soprano soloist Alexandra Picard
  • Suite for String Orchestra- Peter Seibert (World Premiere)
  • Daphnis et Chloé, Suite No. 2 – Maurice Ravel

TICKETS: Individual tickets may be purchased online here, or at the concert venue box office or ticket desk 45 minutes prior. Please note that only cash or checks may be accepted.

Northwest Symphony Orchestra makes complimentary tickets available to local school music programs. Teachers may call the orchestra office at (206) 242-6321.

  • Adult – $14
  • Senior (Over 60) – $10
  • Student – $10
  • Group Rate – $10 per person for 10 or more

Now in its 25th season, the NWSO will perform 10 works by local northwest composers during the season – 7 are world premieres.

The unprecedented milestone of performing 125 works by local northwest composers in 25 years has garnered not only local, but nation and international attention. As such, the NWSO has received seven national awards for Programming of Contemporary Music from the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers, including a first place national award in 2007. The orchestra has been featured repeatedly on National Public Radio and has recorded four compact disks. Dr. Anthony Spain is Music Director.

The NWSO has performed with a variety and eclectic mix of internationally known artists including Alice In Chains, Ann and Nancy Wilson of Heart, Joshua Roman and Natalie Cole.

More information about Northwest Symphony Orchestra is available at www.northwestsymphonyorchestra.org or by calling (206) 242-6321.