The Curry/Del Norte Orchestra Guild's Spring Concert Series will feature shows in Gold Beach, Brookings, and Crescent City.
The Crescent City concert will be April 29 at 3 p.m. at Elk Valley Rancheria, 2332 Howland Hill Road.
Admission for these concerts is $10 for adults. Students will be admitted for free.
Buy tickets at Del Norte Office Supply. Tickets will also be available at the door.
The spring concerts will feature a variety of musical selections
including works from the baroque, classical and romantic periods as well
as some contemporary selections.
The major work on the program is the "Karelia Suite," a collection of
orchestral pieces written by the Finnish composer Jean Sibelius.
Christie Lynn Rust, widely respected teacher and soloist, will perform
Giuseppe Torelli's "Concerto in D For Trumpet and String Orchestra."
Brookings residents Sue Gold and Charlotte Heatherly, well-known for
their vocal talents, will perform French composer Leo Delibes' beautiful
"Flower Duet" from the opera "Lakme." Additional selections will
include works by George Gershwin, Jean Gabriel Marie, Giacomo Meyerbeer,
and Stephen Flaherty.
The Curry/Del Norte Orchestra, directed by Gold Beach resident and
retired Oregon music educator Gary DeRoest, is sponsored by the
Curry/Del Norte Orchestra Guild, associate members and Southwestern
Oregon Community College.
Orchestra members are all local musicians who volunteer their time and
talents to make this orchestra possible. Participants come from the
Oregon communities of Ophir, Gold Beach, Brookings, and Cave Junction,
and California communities of Smith River, Gasquet, Crescent City and
IF YOU GO
WHAT: Curry/Del Norte Orchestra Guild's Spring Concert Series
WHEN: April 29, 3 p.m.
WHERE: Elk Valley Rancheria, 2332 Howland Hill Road