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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



WHAT: Curry/Del Norte Orchestra Guild's Spring Concert Series

WHEN: April 29, 3 p.m.

WHERE: Elk Valley Rancheria, 2332 Howland Hill Road