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NWI Symphony String Concert

August 8, 2014 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

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Music in Nature Benefit Concert Series!

Taltree’s 2014 concert season is bringing back some of your favorites and offering a few new concerts that you are sure to love!

The NWI Symphony string quartet kicks off our classical music series. These nature inspired classics are sure to please. Click the green link below for a sample of music.

Sounds of Nature
Eine Kleine Nacht Musik – Allegro, Romanza, Menuetto, Rondo (W.A. Mozart: 1756-1791)
Water Music – Air, Menuetto, Adagio e Staccatto, Bourrée I, Bourrée II, Hornpipe (G.F. Handel: 1685-1759)
The bee (François Schubert: 1808-1878)
The Swan from Carnival of the Animals (Camille Saint-Saëns: 1835-1921)
The Nightingale (Franz Schubert: 1797-1828)
The Cascades (Scott Joplin: 1867/68-1917)
Blackberry Blossom American
Quartet Op.76 #1 “Sunrise” – Allegro Con Spirito (Franz Joseph Haydn: 1732-1809)
Clair de Lune (Claude Debussy: 1862-1918)
The Fairy Garden from Mother Goose (Maurice Ravel: 1875-1937)
To a wild rose from Woodland Sketches (Edward MacDowell: 1860-1908)
Flower duet from Lakmé (Leo Delibes: 1836-1891)
The last Rose of Summer (Thomas Moore: 1779-1852)
Frühling gesang (Robert Schumann: 1810-1856)
Winterzeit (Robert Schumann: 1810-1856)
Spring from the Four Seasons – Allegro, Largo, Pastoral Dance (Antonio Vivaldi: 1678-1741)

Performed by Michèle Lekas (violin), Zofia Glashauser (violin), Amy Brandfonbrener (viola) and Mark Lekas (cello).

Season schedule

Lakeshore Public Media

August 8 – NWI Symphony Strings
August 22 – NWI Symphony Brass
August 29 – NWI Symphony Woodwind

A Capella/Modern Pop
September 19 – Another Rounddunes logo


Single concert ticket
– Adult: $20/member; $25/non-member
– Student: $10 (must present ID at concert)
– Child: $10 (5-12), free (4 and under)
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Three-concert ticket package
– $55/member; $70/non-member
– Three-concert package includes admission for one person to three concerts of their choice.
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Online purchasing expires at noon day of each concert. Day of ticket purchases can be made at concert gate beginning at 5:30 pm.
Bring your lawn chair.
Food and drink available for purchase.
No outside alcohol allowed.
No dogs allowed.



August 8, 2014
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Taltree Arboretum & Gardens
450 West 100 North
Valparaiso, IN 46385 United States