Interview: Marquette Symphony Orchestra's 'June Jubilation', Saturday, June 19 at Presque Isle Park
The Marquette Symphony Orchestra returns to the Presque Isle Park Bandshell on Saturday, June 19 at 7:30pm with 'June Jubilation,' an outdoor performance.
Under the direction of principal conductor Octavio Mas-Arocas, the concert will consist of: Camille Saint-Saëns, Bacchanale from Samson et Dalila; Quinn Mason, A Joyous Trilogy for Orchestra; Antonin Dvorak, Slavonic Dance Op. 46, No. 8 in G minor; Florence Price, Adoration; and Samuel Coleridge-Taylor: Symphonic Variations on an African Air, Op. 63.
Hear from Octavio himself about what to expect from the MSO with June Jubilation:
Guests can sit on park benches or bring their own chairs. Although the performance is outdoors, the audience is recommended to sit socially distanced and wear face masks if desired.
Ticket sales through NMU Tickets begin Friday, May 21 at 10:00am. Attendance will be limited to 225 people. All tickets are general admission at $10 each.
The MSO plans to begin its 25th Anniversary Season with another performance at Presque Isle Park on Saturday, August 14 at 7:30pm. Ticket details for this concert will be announced in July. The rest of the MSO's 2021-2022 season is scheduled to be held at Kaufman Auditorium with performances on Oct. 9, Dec. 18, Mar. 12 and May 7. Season ticket details will be announced in the late summer.
Visit marquettesymphony.org for more information.