Conductor Ton Koopman makes his NSO subscription concert debut on a program of Baroque favorites including J.S. Bach's Brandenburg Concerto No. 1 and Orchestral Suite No. 3 as well as Handel's Music for the Royal Fireworks
and Concerto a due cori No. 3.NOTE: THE FRIDAY PERFORMANCE IS A COFFEE CONCERT
Our wildly popular late-morning Coffee Concerts at 11:30 a.m. on select Fridays return for a second season! These concerts are perfectly timed so that you don't need to worry about rush hour traffic, both arriving and leaving.
Preceding each Coffee Concert, a la carte breakfast items will be available for purchase in the KC Café
from 9:30 to 11:15 a.m. The menu will consist of:
- Assorted muffins, scones, and croissants
- Bagels, cream cheese, butter, and jam
- Freshly cut fruit
- Coffee, tea, and juicePerformance Timing: Part One - 41 min.; Intermission - 15 min.; Part Two - 37 min.
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~NEW THIS SEASON--FREE PRE-CONCERT LECTURES!
Beginning at 6:45 p.m. before the following performance:
Saturday, May 20
Moderated by Deborah Lamberton
Take a journey into the fascinating stories behind the music led by knowledgeable and engaging artists and scholars! Look for even more of these offerings throughout the season; each ForeWords begins at 6:45 p.m. (the Concert Hall doors open 15 minutes prior), lasts 30 minutes, and is free and open to the public.