Arcosanti, AZ, August 06, 2008 --(PR.com
)-- The Tucson Symphony Orchestra Chamber Winds perform the lively and enchanting, dance-like works of Mexican composers Arturo Marquez and Mario Lavista along with pieces by Tucson local Jay Vosk, and other works on Saturday, August 16th, 2008.
Reservations required. Tickets are $40 each for dinner and performance or $20 for the performance only ($10 students). Please call 928-632-7135 for tickets and information. A complimentary tour of Arcosanti will be offered at 5:00 p.m. in the Visitor's Center. Dinner is at 6:00 p.m. and the performance at 7:30 p.m.
The six course dinner will feature roasted chicken with Arcosanti peaches and chipotle sauce, accompanied by roasted yam salad with pecans and mustard seen dressing, stuffed avocado with roasted red pepper-herb dip and toasted pita chips, cucumber yogurt soup, and a mixed green salad. Lemon poppy seed cake with vanilla sauce finishes the summer meal. Water, iced tea, and coffee are included. Beer and wine will be available.
Arcosanti is located 65 miles north of Phoenix. Take exit 262 off I-17 and follow the signs for Arcosanti. Maps and other information are available at www.arcosanti.org or by calling 928-632-7135.
Arcosanti, a project of the Cosanti Foundation, is an urban laboratory under construction in the high desert of central Arizona that seeks to reduce humankind’s ecological impact on the earth. Visitor tours are available every day (except major holidays) on the hour from 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. The Visitor’s Center is open from 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Meals and overnight accommodations are also available. Famous Soleri ceramic and bronze bells are produced and sold on site.