Blue Ridge Orchestra To Perform July 24-25
Last updated 7/12/2021 at 9:21am
On the heels of sold-out performances of String Solstice, the Blue Ridge Orchestra (BRO) ann-ounced Summer Winds, a symphonic winds concert in downtown Asheville at 5:30 p.m. on July 24 and 25.
Not your typical band concert, Summer Winds showcases the Blue Ridge Orchestra woodwinds and brass in a challenging program featuring works by Mozart, Schubert and Stravinsky.
Full-ensemble pieces will be punctuated by unusual solo and small-ensemble moments: audiences will hear the prelude to Bach’s Cello Suite No. 1 interpreted by percussionist Chris Leich on vibraphone, Paul Hindemith’s...