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New York Scandia Symphony Music Festival

June 12 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until June 19, 2022

Free

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New York Scandia Symphony has served Washington Heights and Inwood with free outdoor music programs for 17 years in Fort Tryon Park! Bring a blanket and enjoy this free performance with backdrop views of the Hudson River.

The 2022 festival takes place on June 5, 12 & 19. Music Director/Conductor: Dorrit Matson.

June 5

Scandia Brass Quintet 

Timo Forstrom:  Lighthouse Island

Markku Vitaasaari:  Rose Balled

 

Oscar Borg:  The Norwegian Lion

Frans Sjoberg:  Potpourri of Bellman’s Melodies

Axel Ingi Arnason:  Ex Veritas Fortis

Jorma Panula:  Quintet for Brass

Erkki Melartin:  Sonata for Brass

Five National Anthems:  Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Iceland

 

June 12

Scandia String Orchestra

Mayuki Fukuhara, Violin

 

Poul Schierbeck:  Largo

Edvard Grieg:  Holberg Suite

Johan Helmich Roman:  Violin Concerto

Asger Hamerik:  Symphonie Spirituelle

 

June 19

Scandia String Quartet  

Mayuki Fukuhara, Violin

Elizabeth Miller, Violin

Frank Foerster, Viola

Benjamin Larsen, Cello

 

Edvard Grieg:  String Quartet in G Minor – “Andante – Allegro Molto”

Frank Foerster:  Suite of Old Icelandic Folk Melodies

Jean Sibelius:  Intimate Voices – Quartet in D Minor – “Allegro”

Carl Nielsen:  String Quartet in G Minor – “Andante Amoroso”

Traditional Music from Sweden:  Waltz Medley & Grasshopper Polka

Christian Sinding:  String Quartet opus 70 – “Scherzando”

 

 

Details

Date:
June 12
Time:
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Organizer

Fort Tryon Park Trust
Phone:
212-795-1388
Email:
info@forttryonparktrust.org
Website:
forttryonparktrust.org

Location:

Billings Lawn

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