Southeast Iowa orchestra presenting spring concerts
The Southeast Iowa Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of Robert McConnell, will conclude its 62nd season with powerful and exciting concerts with artist in residence Jen Augello.
She will perform Mozart’s Concerto in A Major for Clarinet, K. 622. In addition, the orchestra will perform two powerful pieces, Weber’s Overture to Der Freischütz and the suites from Manuel de Falla’s ballet El Sombrero de Tres Picos “Three Cornered Hat.”
The first concert will be at 7:30 p.m. Saturday in Burlington’s Memorial Auditorium.
Two additional performances will be given at 3 p.m. Sunday in Indian Hills Community College St. John Auditorium in Ottumwa and 7:30 p.m. in the Iowa Wesleyan College chapel auditorium, Mount Pleasant. Admission to the spring concert series in Burlington, Ottumwa and Mount Pleasant is by season ticket or single tickets may be purchased at the door.
Adult tickets are $15, and student tickets are $10. Children aged 12 and under are free of charge. Seating is not reserved.
To make the most of the concert experience attend the “Prelude.” McConnell will be on hand 45 minutes before performances in Burlington, Ottumwa and Mount Pleasant to talk about the music and Augello.
More information, along with program notes are available on the SEISO web site at www.seiso.us
The “Prelude” is offered free of charge to all audience members.
For information, contact the SEISO Office by calling 319-385-6352 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.