"Season of Local Women Composers"


7:30 PM, Friday, October 30, 2015
Highline Performing Arts Center

Two Jigs and Some Fireworks, Emily Doolittle *
Heroic Overture, Keith Van Kirk *
Night on Bald Mountain, Modest Mussorgsky
Coelacanth: In It's Own Time (world premiere), Samantha Boshnack *
Danza, Magia y Ritual (Dance, Magic and Ritual), Jorge Mejía
featuring the choirs of Kennedy and Mount Rainier High Schools
Slavonic Dance Op. 46, No 1, Antonin Dvorak

“Children are invited to wear family friendly costumes”

Special Event - 18th annual Seattle Children's Hospital Benefit concert

FIRELIGHT, Mateo Messina
     featuring Guest Artists Sweet Water, Shawn Smith, University of Washington Chorale, Columbia Boys & Girls Choir, and
     Patient Artist Sela Tuiono

LUMA is dedicated to enriching the quality of children’s lives in the Northwest by raising awareness and funds through benefit concerts composed by Mateo Messina. Each performance fuses music and compassion to provide an enchanting musical experience like none other. Proceeds benefit uncompensated care and research at Seattle Children’s Hospital.

8:00 PM, Friday, November 6, 2015
Benaroya Hall, Taper Auditorium

See LUMA for more information.

special event - MOZART FOR A CURE

1:30 PM, Saturday, November 21, 2015
Seattle Town Hall
1119 8th Avenue
Seattle, Washington

Sinfonia Concertante, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
String Quartet, Op. 13, Felix Mendelssohn
Passacaglia, George Frederic Handel - Johan Halvorsen

An afternoon performance of Mozart, Mendelssohn & more with members of the Northwest Symphony Orchestra. All proceeds donated to the Cancer Research Institute.

Buy tickets online through EUNICENAHON.COM or donate $10 or more directly at CANCERRESEARCH.ORG, print your donation receipt which will be accepted as a valid ticket for admission. Ticket donations of $10 or more cash only or check made out to the Cancer Research Institute accepted at the door.

concert 2 - Valentine's concert

7:30 PM, Friday, February 12, 2016
Highline Performing Arts Center

Flock in Flight,Tim Huling *
For Malala (world premiere), Sumi Tonooka *
Trombone Concerto, Samuel Jones *
      featuring Ko-ichiro Yamamoto, trombone soloist
On the Town: Three Dance Episodes, Leonard Bernstein

concert 3 - Spring Grove

8:00 PM, Saturday, March 19, 2016
Holy Rosary, West Seattle

Spring Grove, Angelique Poteat *
TBA (world premiere), Hanna Benn *
Guardian Angel, Huntley Beyer *
TBA (world premiere), Kari Medina *
Songs of the Auvergne (selections), Joseph Canteloube
     featuring soloist Alexandra Picard
Symphony #1, Ludwig Van Beethoven

concert 4 - Season finale

8:00 PM, Saturday, April 30, 2016
Highline Performing Arts Center

Sinfonia, Donald Johnston *
Flute Concerto (world premiere), Sarah Bassingthwaighte *
     featuring Merrie Siegal, flute soloist
Symphony No. 7, Antonin Dvorak

* Northwest Composer