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"Appassionato"
Guest Artist: Gerardo Perez Capdevila, Guitar
 
Romance, passion and classical elegance take center stage in this brisk and sensual collaboration between a world-class guitarist and our skillful orchestra.
 
Howard Hanson
Symphony No. 5, op. 43
 
Heitor Villa-Lobos
Concerto Guitar & small orchestra
 
Sergei Rachmaninoff
Symphonic Dances
 
For more information, Click Here.

Before the Concert...

 
"Behind the Notes"
Thursday, February 19, 2015 at 2:00 pm
 
The Charlotte Community Foundation Conference Room
227 Sullivan Street - Punta Gorda
For more information Click Here.
 
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This unique piece could be yours! 
 
For more infromation Click Here.  
 
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Symphony Kids

 
 
 
Maestro School Visits
 
Musical Chairs
 
 "Where in the World is
the Symphony?" 
(Children's Concert)
 
Instrument Petting Zoo
 
Summer Camp
 
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Upcoming Programs...

 
PHANTOMS OF THE ORCHESTRA
The Symphony Volunteer Auxilliay
 
Composer's Lunch
February 5, 2015
 
Phantoms Dine-Out
February 10, 2015
 
General Meeting
February 19, 2015 - 10:30 am
Punta Gorda Woman's Club - 118 Sullivan Street
 
Jazz Brunch
March 15, 2015
 
For additional information, see EVENTS.
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MEDICAL GRAND ROUNDS
Saturday, February 7, 2015
Isles Yacht Club
 
Kathleen Riley, PhD
"Understanding The Physiology of Music Performance"
 
Lecture Series with 1 Hour CME Credit
For additional information, CLICK HERE.
 
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Charlotte Symphony Orchestra
 
Winner of the prestigious 2014 CHARLIE AWARD
for Outstanding Artistic Achievement
 
Harbor Style Magazine's 2014
Best Performing Arts Group
 
Florida Weekly's Best
 
6210 Scott Street # 213 - Punta Gorda, FL 33950
941-205-5996


Meet The Composers
Concerto Guitar & small orchestra A 501 Heitor Villa-Lobos Concerto Guitar & small orchestra A 501 Heitor Villa-Lobos (Portuguese: [ejˌtoʁ ˌvilɐ ˈlobus]; March 5, 1887 – November 17, 1959) was a Brazilian composer, described as "the single most significant creative figure in 20th-century Brazilian art music".[1] Villa-Lobos has become the best-known and most significant Latin American composer to date.[2] He wrote numerous orchestral, chamber, instrumental and vocal works. His music was influenced by both Brazilian folk music and by stylistic elements from the European classical tradition, as exemplified by his Bachianas Brasileiras (Brazilian Bachian-pieces).
Behind the Notes
Thursday, February 19, 2015 at 2:00 pm, Charlotte Community Foundation. Register with FCGU at http://RegisterRA.fgcu.edu or call 941-505-0130.

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