As winter melts into spring on the Kenai Peninsula, the KPO prepares for its musical highlight of the year: the Summer Concert Series! The event lineup has officially been announced and we areso excited for the performances in store. The grand finale of the series is the Gala Concerts held in Homer and Kenai in August. This year, the Galas will feature a variety of pieces that you and your families will not want to miss!
Concertgoers can expect to hear Overture to Candidate by Leonard Bernstein, The Four Seasons by Ástor Piazzolla which will feature guest soloist Oleg Proskurnya, and Danzon No. 2 by Arturo Márquez. In addition, the orchestra will be playing the music to Charlie Chaplin’s silent film The Rink live as the film is projected during the performance! Leading up to these concerts are a variety of other musical performances to see: from trios at your local library in the afternoon to elegant chamber concerts in the evening, there is truly something for everyone to enjoy.