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September 21 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

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Dr. Veronica Salinas, Conductor (biography)
Guest Artists, TBA

Get ready for a Pajama Party! For our first concert of our New Beginnings season, come join the Austin Civic Orchestra in your PJs for a special program featuring a guest narrator. For her inaugural concert as the new ACO Music director, Dr. Veronica Salinas has selected a delightful youth-centered program that includes Night on Bald Mountain by Mussorgsky, Bacchanale from Samson and Dalila, and two fun pieces: The Composer is Dead by Stookey (with guest narrator) and A Grand, Grand Festival Overture with organ, vacuum cleaner and floor polisher as the soloists.

Concert is on September 21st at a location to be determined.

Please note the kid-friendly start time of 4:00 PM.

  • Night on Bald Mountain by Modest Mussorgsky, arr. Rimsky-Korsakov
  • Samson et Dalila: Bacchanale¬†by Camille Saint-Sa√ęns
  • The Composer is Dead by Nathaniel Stookey, Narrator TBA
  • A Grand, Grand Festival Overture, op. 57 by Malcolm Arnold with soloists on Organ, 3 vacuum cleaners, and floor polisher


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