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Do not park at Benaroya. It takes a long time to leave at the end of the show. Park at the Art Museum, half a block away. And it is less expensive.
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Plan extra time for getting around downtown. Parking is available in the building for moderate price. Elevator takes you right inside, so you don't have to go outside in the rain.
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Gerard Schwarz, conductor

Elmar Oliveira, violin

Aaron Jay Kernis: On Wings of Light {World Premiere}

Aaron Jay Kernis: Air for Violin

Bloch: Baal Shem (Three Pictures of Chassidic Life

Debussy: Pelléas et Mélisande Suite

Dvořák: Symphony No. 7 in D minor, Op. 70

Pre-Concert Lecture

“Dvořák’s Seventh Symphony: A Tragic Triumph”

Pre-concert Talk one hour prior to Thursday’s and Saturday’s performances. Presented by Jill Becker, Seattle Symphony Publications & Web Coordinator.

_The world premiere on this concert is part of the Gund/Simonyi Farewell Commissions, 18 new works which honor Maestro Schwarz’s Farewell Season as Music Director of Seattle Symphony.

Ask the Artist featuring Gerard Schwarz on Saturday, October 2, following the concert._