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    Lexington Symphony Season Opener

    Presented by at Cary Memorial Hall (Battin Hall)

    September 23, 2012

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    Lexington Symphony Season Opener

    Lexington Symphony’s season opens on Sunday afternoon, September 23 with a program in honor of Lexington’s 300th anniversary. Talented young composer Sky Macklay has written a piece in honor of this anniversary: Dissolving Bands. In addition, the symphony will perform two exciting works of music dedicated to the love of place and of the city; Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Jennifer Higdon‘s City Scape and Ralph Vaughan...

    Lexington Symphony’s season opens on Sunday afternoon, September 23 with a program in honor of Lexington’s 300th anniversary. Talented young composer Sky Macklay has written a piece in honor of this anniversary: Dissolving Bands. In addition, the symphony will perform two exciting works of music dedicated to the love of place and of the city; Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Jennifer Higdon‘s City Scape and Ralph Vaughan Williams’ impressionistic “London” symphony.


    Cary Memorial Hall (Battin Hall)

    1605 Massachusetts Ave
    Lexington, MA 02420

    Full map and directions

    Admission Info:

    $50, $40, $30, $20 (student)


    General Day and Time Info:

    conductors talk 2pm


    Phone: 781-523-9009

    Parking:

    From Route I-95/128: Take the Route 4/225 exit (Exit 31A) toward Lexington and proceed several miles. You will pass the town green and the center shops. Cary Hall is just beyond the post office and Town Hall on the left, at the top of the circular drive.

    From Boston: Take Route 2 West to the Waltham Street, Lexington exit and follow Waltham Street approximately 2 miles until it ends in the center of Lexington. Turn right onto Massachusetts Avenue. Cary Hall is just beyond the post office and Town Hall on the left, at the top of the circular drive.



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    • Event Name: Lexington Symphony Season Opener
      "We rehearsed the Vaughan Williams last night -..."
      Comment posted by: Guest from USA, Sep 19, 2012

      We rehearsed the Vaughan Williams last night - what a beautiful, transcendent piece. We can't wait to share it with our audience. The Higdon is a total crowd-pleaser, and the short opening work by... Expand

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