The Dallas Opera presents Garden Serenades

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The Dallas Opera and members of the Dallas Opera Orchestra will present a series of free weekend chamber concerts in a variety of outdoor settings, celebrating spring and the return of live performances. Each performance will include two 40-minute sets with a 30-minute break. Programs and artists are subject to change.

Schedule of events

  • April 10 and 11: Dallas Museum of Art - Featuring members of The Dallas Opera Orchestra, including violinist Ami Campbell, violinist Junsoo Park, violist Liesl-Ann deVilliers, cellist Shawna Hamilton, and bassist Kirby Nunez. The program will include Mozart’s Eine kleine Nachtmusik, Vivaldi’s “Spring” from The Four Seasons, and additional arrangements of opera selections.
  • April 17 and 18: Klyde Warren Park - Featuring members of The Dallas Opera Orchestra, including horn player Katie Wolber, trumpeter John Holt, trumpeter Rick Bogard, trombonist Tony Baker, and tubist Jeff Baker. The program will include Dukas’ Fanfare from La Péri, Tylman Susato’s Renaissance Dances, and additional arrangements of opera selections.
  • April 24 and 25: Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden - Featuring Members of The Dallas Opera Orchestra, including violinist Ami Campbell, violinist Junsoo Park, violist Donna Hall, viola (April 24), violist Liesl-Ann deVilliers (April 25), cellist Shawna Hamilton, and bassist Kirby Nunez. The program will include Mozart’s Eine kleine Nachtmusik, Vivaldi’s “Spring” from The Four Seasons, and additional arrangements of opera selections.
  • May 2: Nasher Sculpture Center - Featuring members of The Dallas Opera Orchestra, including violinist Kristin Van Cleve, violinist Grace Kang Wollett,, violist Liesl-Ann deVilliers, cellist Eric Forman, and bassist Mike Lelevich. The program will include Mozart’s Eine kleine Nachtmusik, Vivaldi’s “Spring” from The Four Seasons, and additional arrangements of opera selections.

Event Details

When

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Where

Nasher Sculpture Center
2001 Flora St.
Dallas, TX 75201

Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden
8525 Garland Rd.
Dallas, TX 75218

Klyde Warren Park
2012 Woodall Rodgers Fwy.
Dallas, TX 75201

Dallas Museum of Art
1717 N. Harwood St.
Dallas, TX 75201

Ticket Info

Admission is free.