Venue Details

7 Star Starred
McAfee Performing Arts and Lecture Center
at Saratoga High School 20300 Herriman Avenue Saratoga, CA 95070
408-927-7597
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attended Jun 04 2011

This event was wonderful! I enjoyed the conductor's talk beforehand, the orchestra and the vocals brought a magical otherworldly experience to life. Verdi would be... continued

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attended Jun 04 2011

The performance was great as was the brief informative lecture beforehand. I also like the venue and would attend other events there.

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Website

http://www.novavista.org/

Description

Nova Vista Symphony and San Jose Symphonic Choir, led by music director Anthony Quartuccio, present the massive Messa da Requiem by Verdi. Featuring soloists Milena Georgieva, soprano, Wendy Hillhouse, mezzo soprano, Pedro Betancourt, tenor, and Peter Tuff, bass. Exciting, dramatic and spectacular sound from soloists, choir and orchestra! Not to be missed!

About the Ticket Supplier: Nova Vista Symphony

The Nova Vista Symphony, established in 1966, is composed of more than 60 volunteer musicians of wide age range and ethnic background. The orchestra's fourfold mission is: to make live classical music attractive and accessible to individuals and families at a reasonable price; to expose youngsters to classical music and educate tomorrow's audiences; to provide an opportunity for musicians talented but choosing careers other than music to perform with a top quality orchestra; and to provide a showcase for local soloists and composers.