The New Mexico Philharmonic and the New Mexico Symphonic Chorus solidify artistic collaboration with a Fundraising Special Concert to benefit the New Mexico Philharmonic. The musicians of the orchestra graciously partake in the fundraising by donating a portion of their services.
This special fundraising concert is the opening concert of the 2016-2017 season and it features alongside the New Mexico Philharmonic the Young Musician Initiative Children Chorus and the New Mexico Symphonic Chorus under the baton of Roger Melone. For more info, see nmphil.org.
What: Fundraising Special: Carmina Burana – New Mexico Symphonic Chorus joins your New Mexico Philharmonic for Orff’s choral tour de force: Carmina Burana! Powerful, inspirational and enthralling – with a worldwide following spanning seven decades. Heard in films including Excalibur, Natural Born Killers, The Matrix Revolutions and many more! Experience the unparalleled power and passion of one of the greatest works in the choral repertoire while at the same time supporting your New Mexico Philharmonic. O Fortuna!
When:7:30 p.m., Friday, September 16.
Where: Popejoy Hall
Tickets: Reserved seating tickets range from $40-$100 and are $20 for students with valid student ID. Tickets may be purchased through nmphil.org or by calling the UNM ticketing box office at 505.925.5858. There is no service charge for tickets purchased at the UNM box office located at the UNM Bookstore or the Pit. Part of the ticket price will benefit the New Mexico Philharmonic.