August 1, 2016
Filed Under Lake Tahoe Music
Tahoe Tahoe Symphony Orchestra and Chorus proudly announces its 11th SUMMER MusicFest June 12-Sept 18, 2016 with the kickoff series Go4Baroque, featuring Josue Casillas, principal flutist with the Puerto Rico Symphony.
TOCCATA program opens with Bach’s Concerto in C minor BWV1060 featuring Josue Casillas on flute and Nita Tune, oboe, and continues with Bach’s Cantata BWV 180, Schmücke dich, with soloists Anna Helwing, Becky Earl and Anne Davidson, sopranos; Brad Perry, tenor, and Emzy Burroughs, baritone. The program continues with Vivaldi’s Concerto in D for guitar, featuring Yuri Liberzon, and Concerto for Recorder in F featuring John Cardosa. A concerto by Johann Fasch for 2 oboes features Elizabeth Eubanks and Rebecca Mueller. The concert concludes with Bach’s famous Brandenburg Concerto No. 4 for violin and two flutes, strings and continuo. Jeff Lindhorst and Rick Stockton will be the violin soloists, with Josue Casillas and Allison Smith on flute. Nick Haines and Katie Lauder will be the continuo players. Maestro James Rawie will conduct all performances.
Tickets for this series are available at the door or online at www.ToccataTahoe.com. General admission to these concerts is $25 adults, $20 seniors. Preferred seating is $35 and $15 for youth/students. Students with ID under 24 years of age are $5, and under 19 are free, in non reserved seating, at most regular season concerts in 2016. All performances are supported by the Kling Family Foundation.
A festive fundraiser will take place on Saturday, June 25 at 5:00pm at the home of Dr. Janina Nylk in Lake Ridge Shores-Reno. Flutist Josue Casillas, Guitarist Yuri Liberzon, and several of TOCCATA’s top vocal soloists and singers from our recent tour to Italy will provide all entertainment. A tax deductible donation of $100/person is requested. Call 787-602-2121 for reservations.
TOCCATA’s 11th Summer MusicFest continues July 3-10 with TOCCATA BOPS! featuring selections from Broadway, Opera and Patriotic favorites. The presentation on July 3 is part of Incline Village’s “Red, White & Tahoe Blue”, and on July 5th the concert is held at Bartley Ranch Amphitheater.
All concert series will be performed at venues in Reno, Incline Village, South Lake Tahoe and Carson. Maestro James Rawie will conduct all performances. The Kling Family Foundation supports TOCCATA-Tahoe Symphony’s 10th Summer MusicFest. Programs are subject to change. Consult TOCCATA at 775-313-9697 or www.ToccataTahoe.com/.