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Opening Night

Monday, July 26, 2021, 6:30 PM MDT

Sun Valley Pavilion

Festival Chamber Orchestra

Alasdair Neale, Conductor

Vadim Gluzman, Violin


The Star-Spangled Banner



Concerto No. 3 in G Major for Violin and Orchestra, K. 216



Symphony No. 104 in D Major, “London”


Opening Night program notes

During a concentrated period of composition in the last half of 1775 in Salzburg, Mozart wrote the last four of his five violin concertos, completing the third in September of that year. Although Mozart the performer was chiefly associated with the piano, he was also an accomplished violinist, and he probably had himself in mind as soloist when he wrote the concertos for his court orchestra in Salzburg in 1775 (he was the concertmaster at the time)....

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2021 digital program book

Printed programs are available at the concerts, at the Festival Welcome Center and Store (open concert days from 1:00-3:30 PM and 5:00-8:00 PM; closed during the concert), or outside the Festival office at 120 2nd, Ave. North, Ketchum.


Sun Valley Pavilion
300 Dollar Rd
Sun Valley, Idaho 83353 United States
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