Made possible by a generous grant from Women’s Philharmonic Advocacy
Children 10 and under free with adult
Gilda Lyons: World Premiere
Clara Schumann: Piano Concerto
Beethoven: Symphony No. 2 . . . or No. 8
(You’ll make the choice!)
In this ground-breaking concert, we’ll explore the legacy of females in the history of music. Far from novelties, women have made a substantial impact throughout history. Artistic Director Erin Freeman will lead the orchestra through a world-premiere commission by Wintergreen’s own Gilda Lyons. Pianist Inna Faliks, who made her Chicago Symphony debut on the first movement of Clara Schumann’s Piano Concerto, will perform the entire work. And, the orchestra will perform either Beethoven’s Symphony No. 2 or No. 8. Who will choose? Well, YOU, of course! Sign up for our e-newsletter and follow us on social media, and you’ll get the chance to be part of choosing our program!
*First attributed to Laurel Thatcher Ulrich
Note: This concert is also presented on Sunday, July 31st at 3 pm.
Join us 45 minutes before the performance for a pre-concert discussion.
With a full complement of professional musicians from around the country, the Wintergreen Festival Orchestra presents exciting concerts throughout the Wintergreen Summer Music Festival. These performances anchor each weekend's activities and feature an inspiring mix of standards and newly composed works. World renowned guest artists, conductors, and composers come to the mountain each year to perform with the stellar musicians of the Wintergreen Festival Orchestra.