USA String Orchestra Fall Concert November 5 at Laidlaw

Posted on November 2, 2017 by Keith Bohnet
Keith Bohnet

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USA String Orchestra

Come join the USA String Orchestra in concert on Sunday, November 5 at 7:30 p.m. in the beautiful Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Recital Hall. Music on the program includes Jean Sibelius' Andante Festivo, a rarely heard work by Oreste Ravanello, and the beloved Abdelazer Suite by English composer Henry Purcell, from which Benjamin Britten would pull the melody to compose his Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra. The orchestra is conducted by Dr. Jason Rinehart.

The program

Andante Festivo - Jean Sibelius
Berceuse - Oreste Ravanello
Suite from Abdelazer - Henry Purcell

Admission to this Department of Music event is free and open to the public. Persons needing more information about this event or in need of special accommodation may call (251) 460-7116 or (251) 460-6136.

Need directions to Laidlaw? Just go to Google Maps at and enter "USA Laidlaw Performing Arts Center." We're actually on the corner of University Blvd. and USA Drive South.

Musical Arts Series Season Pass Holders may now reserve their place at concerts if they contact events coordinator Keith Bohnet by 5:00 p.m. the day previous to the event! Call (251) 460-7116 or email Please mention the amount of seats needed AND be sure you are planning on being in place at least 20 minutes in advance of the concert! (Pass Holders only please! Held seats not claimed within 20 minutes of the performance may be offered to other concert attendees.)

For information on how to join the Musical Arts Society, visit our website at and click on "events and programs" to see everything you need to know about the Musical Arts Concert Series and USA's Musical Arts Society.

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