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Sun. 14 Jan. 2018

2: 30 PM // Benaroya Hall

Seattle Baroque Orchestra

Winter with the Mozarts: Salzburg Symphonies

Please note: The previously scheduled program featuring harpsichordist Byron Schenkman has been postponed due to injury. We wish Byron a speedy and full recovery!

*There is no pre-concert event for this concert*

Under the direction of Alexander Weimann, the Orchestra celebrates the winter season with works by young Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and his father, Leopold Mozart. Written during the winter of 1772, W.A. Mozart’s three “Salzburg Symphonies” showcase the string instruments with a light-hearted frivolity that only the child prodigy can achieve. Leopold Mozart’s festive “Sleigh Ride” brings the magic of the season to the concert hall. Make your spirit bright this winter with the Mozarts and Seattle Baroque Orchestra!

Read the program notes by Music Director Alexander Weimann.


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90 minutes with one intermission


Divertimento in D Major, K. 136 // W.A. Mozart
Divertimento in B-Flat Major, K. 137 // W.A. Mozart
Divertimento in F Major, K. 138 // W.A. Mozart
Sonata in E Minor, K. 304 // W.A. Mozart
Sleigh Ride // Leopold Mozart

Music Director

Alexander Weimann

Orchestra Musicians

Linda Melsted, Concertmaster
Christine Wilkinson-Beckman, violin
Carrie Krause, violin
Courtney Kuroda, violin
Janet Strauss, violin
Lindsey Strand-Polyak, violin
Laurie Wells, violin
Jason Fisher, viola
Romaric Pokorny, viola
Annabeth Shirley, cello
Page Smith-Bilski, cello
Curtis Daily, bass

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Town Hall Seattle

1119 8th Ave, Seattle, WA

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Bastyr University Chapel

14500 Juanita Dr NE, Kenmore, WA

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Benaroya Hall

200 University Ave, Seattle, WA

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Seattle First Baptist Church

1111 Harvard Ave, Seattle, WA

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