Parker, CO, August 02, 2018 --(PR.com
)-- Tickets are on sale for Parker Symphony Orchestra’s 2018-2019 season presented by Parker Arts. Returning this year are the “A Classic Parker Holiday” concerts featuring the Parker Chorale, a “Blockbusters” concert in May highlighting classical music in the movies, and a concerto in February - a double harp concerto with soloists Janet Harriman and Don Hilsberg.
The first concert on October 26, titled “Salute,”, commemorates the 100th anniversary of the World War I Armistice. The Colorado Mormon Chorale joins the orchestra in performing pieces like “Requiem for a Soldier” from Band of Brothers, “Battle Hymn of the Republic,” “When Johnny Comes Marching Home,” a World War I Medley, and more.
New this year is “Sounds of the Season” on December 1. Designed to be a family-focused concert, it is shorter program featuring popular holiday favorites like “Sleigh Ride,” a sing-along, and possibly a visitor from the North Pole. Proceeds from this event will be donated to a local charity.
Tickets are available at the PACE Center online box office (https://parkerarts.ticketforce.com/), by phone at 303-805-6800 or in person at the PACE Center.
The Parker Symphony is an all-volunteer community orchestra made up of amateur musicians and music professionals who enjoy playing together at the PACE Center. Established in 1994, their mission is to perform orchestral music that will educate, entertain, and inspire the people of Parker, Colorado and the surrounding communities. Their goal is to offer interesting and entertaining concerts to tempt everyone’s musical palate.
For additional information about the Parker Symphony Orchestra, visit them online at parkersymphony.org.