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Harmony for Hope [s]

November 15 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

The Orca Concert Series presents:
Harmony for Hope – Portraits and Voices
Friday, Nov. 15, 2019, 7:30 p.m.
$25- General, $15 – Seniors/Students
To raise money for Friends of Youth
Woodinville Unitarian Universalist Church
19020 NE Woodinville Duvall Rd
Woodinville, WA 98077

Portraits and Voices
Sarah Bassingthwaighte – Flute, Sean Osborn – Clarinet, Sæunn Thorsteinsdóttir – ‘Cello, Bathsheba Marcus – Piano

  • Valerie Coleman – Suite: Portraits of Langston (2007)
  • George Crumb – Vox Balaenae (1971)
  • Carl Maria von Weber – Trio in g minor, Op. 63 (1819)

The Orca Concert Series’s second Harmony for Hope concert of the 2019-20 season will be on Friday, Nov. 15, 7:30 p.m. at the Woodinville Unitarian Universalist Church.  Performers include international soloist and University of Washington Artist in Residence Sæunn Thorsteinsdóttir on ‘Cello, former Metropolitan Opera Clarinetist and Orca Concert Series Artistic Director Sean Osborn, Sound Ensemble Pianist Bathsheba Marcus, and award-winning Flutist Sarah Bassingthwaighte.  The program includes George Crumb’s landmark 1971 environmental paean Vox Balaenae, Valerie Colemans beautiful and varied Portraits of Langston which includes some of Langston Hughes’s writings, and maverick composer Carl Maria von Weber’s beautiful and operatic Trio in g minor, Op. 63.

The Orca Concert Series presents the finest in Chamber Music featuring Woodwind, Brass, Keyboard, and String instruments. Featured musicians include those who have performed with: The New York Philharmonic, Berlin Philharmonic, Los Angeles Philharmonic, Seattle Symphony, Philadelphia Orchestra, St. Paul Chamber Orchestra, Marlboro Festival, Seattle Chamber Music Festival, National Symphony, Cleveland Orchestra, Pacific Northwest Ballet Orchestra, Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, and in recital at Carnegie Hall and the Kennedy Center. Experience the Transcendent.

Harmony for Hope is Orca Concerts’ charity fundraising endeavor, helping people in need through the power of classical music.  Thousands of dollars have been raised to help organizations like Hopelink, the Maltby Food Bank, Seattle Music Partners, and Northwest Immigrant Rights Project. Half of the proceeds from this concert will go to Friends of Youth.


November 15
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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