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August 2016
Free

Open Rehearsal

August 10, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium, 307 Church Street
Santa Cruz, CA 95060 United States
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Marin Alsop and the Cabrillo Festival Orchestra. Rehearsal for works in the COURAGE & CONNECTION concert: Higdon, Miller, Bates.

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Free

Open Rehearsal

August 10, 2016 @ 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium, 307 Church Street
Santa Cruz, CA 95060 United States
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Marin Alsop and the Cabrillo Festival Orchestra. Rehearsal for works in the MEMORY & MEANING concert: Nobre, Golijov, Corigliano.

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$200

Music in the Mountains: Festival Fundraiser

August 10, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Nestldown, Santa Cruz Mountains
Los Gatos, CA 95030 United States
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Support the Festival as you are treated in grand style to premier wine and food tastings in a spectacular mountain retreat setting. The event includes a silent auction and culminates in a chamber music concert featuring guitarists the Los Angeles Duo, Concertmaster Justin Bruns, and members of the Cabrillo Festival Orchestra...

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Open Rehearsal

August 11, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium, 307 Church Street
Santa Cruz, CA 95060 United States
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Marin Alsop and the Cabrillo Festival Orchestra. Rehearsal for works in the COURAGE & CONNECTION concert: Higdon, Miller, Bates.

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Free

Pre-Rehearsal Talk

August 11, 2016 @ 6:15 pm - 6:45 pm
Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium, 307 Church Street
Santa Cruz, CA 95060 United States
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Philip Collins, composer, lecturer and New Music Works’ artistic director, on the Memory & Meaning orchestra concert works.

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Free

Open Rehearsal

August 11, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium, 307 Church Street
Santa Cruz, CA 95060 United States
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Marin Alsop and the Cabrillo Festival Orchestra. Rehearsal for works in the MEMORY & MEANING concert: Nobre, Golijov, Corigliano.

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COURAGE & CONNECTION – Orchestra Concert

August 12, 2016 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium, 307 Church Street
Santa Cruz, CA 95060 United States
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Reflected in this program are Alsop’s fortitude as a visionary and leader, her respect for the value of building relationships, and her regard for the depth of talent seated within her beloved Festival Orchestra. She kicks off our second weekend with a work by long-time assistant principal oboist...

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Free

Student Staff Ensemble Concert

August 13, 2016 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium, 307 Church Street
Santa Cruz, CA 95060 United States
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A free concert featuring original works composed and performed by the young members of the Festival’s Student Staff program.

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MEMORY & MEANING – Orchestra Concert

August 13, 2016 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium, 307 Church Street
Santa Cruz, CA 95060 United States
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Three powerful and vivid works close out this year’s Cabrillo Festival, paying heartfelt tribute and poignant adieu. Tonight Alsop introduces us to the work of composer Marlos Nobre, considered by many to be the greatest contemporary Brazilian composer of his time...

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Free

Dessert Reception for Audience and Orchestra

August 13, 2016 @ 10:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium, 307 Church Street
Santa Cruz, CA 95060 United States
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A toast to the Maestra! Audience, orchestra and artists are invited to savor the last moments of this very special season over cake and bubbly immediately following the MEMORY & MEANING concert.

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