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Summer fun guide: Classical music

Published May 29, 2009 4:00 pm

This is an archived article that was published on sltrib.com in 2009, and information in the article may be outdated. It is provided only for personal research purposes and may not be reprinted.

JUNE

Because We Sing » June 6, Temple Square Performances, Salt Lake City, free, tickets required

The Texas Children's Choir » June 13, TSP; Assembly Hall, Salt Lake City, free

The Pizzicato Strings and Company » June 20, TSP; Assembly Hall, Salt Lake City, free

Andre Rieu » June 25, USANA Amphitheater, West Valley City; $59-$168

Sopranos Katie Hill and Camille Cook » June 27, TSP; Assembly Hall, Salt Lake City, free

God Bless America: Patriotic Music from the USA » June 27, Salt Lake Choral Artists, Libby Gardner Concert Hall, Salt Lake City, $5 ($3 students)

JULY

Utah Symphony Patriotic Celebration » July 4, Deer Valley Music Festival, Deer Valley Snow Park Outdoor Amphitheater, Park City, $25-$50

Patriotic Concert: Utah National Guard 23rd Army Band » July 11, Temple Square Performances, Tabernacle, Salt Lake City, free, tickets required

Girls' Night Out: Choral Music for Women » July 11, Salt Lake Choral Artists, Libby Gardner Concert Hall, Salt Lake City; $5 ($3 students)

Rocky Navarro Memorial Concert » July 13, Intermezzo Chamber Music Series; Westminster College, Salt Lake City, $15

Frederica von Stade with the Utah Symphony » July 17, DVMF; Deer Valley Snow Park Outdoor Amphitheater, Park City, $30-$60

Pioneer Concert » July 17, TSP; Conference Center, Salt Lake City, free, tickets required

ABBA: The Symphonic Hits » July 18, DVMF; Deer Valley Snow Park Outdoor Amphitheater, Park City, $30-$70

One Voice Children's Choir » July 18, TSP; Assembly Hall, Salt Lake City, free

Utah Composers: Sacred and Secular Choral Music by Utah Composers » July 18, SLCA, Libby Gardner Hall, Salt Lake City, $5 ($3 students)

Utah Composers: Sacred and Secular Choral Music by Utah Composers » July 19, SLCA, The Cathedral of the Madeleine, Salt Lake City; free

Subprime Trout » July 20, ICMS, Westminster College, Salt Lake City, $15

Mozart's Last and Beethoven's First » July 22, DVMF, St. Mary's Church, Park City, $25

Celena Shafer in Recital » July 23, DVMF, St. Mary's Church, Park City, $25

Tales of Scheherazade » July 24, DVMF, Deer Valley Snow Park Outdoor Amphitheater, Park City, $25-$50

LeAnn Rimes with the Utah Symphony » July 24, DVMF, Deer Valley Snow Park Outdoor Amphitheater, Park City, $40-$80

Deseret Chamber Singers » July 25, TSP, Assembly Hall, Salt Lake City, free

A Cembolum Of Our Times » July 27, ICMS, Westminster College, Salt Lake City, $15

Chamber Music with David Lockington » July 29, DVMF, St. Mary's Church, Park City, $25

Muir String Quartet » July 30, DVMF; St. Mary's Church, Park City, $25

Mozart Violin Concerto No. 3 » July 31, DVMF, Deer Valley Snow Park Outdoor Amphitheater, Park City, $25-$50

AUGUST

1812 Overture! » Aug. 1, Deer Valley Music Festival; Deer Valley Snow Park Outdoor Amphitheater, Park City, $30-$60

Marvin Goldstein » Aug. 1, Temple Square Performances, Assembly Hall, Salt Lake City, free

Viennese Recapitalization » Aug. 3, Intermezzo Chamber Music Concert, Westminster College, Salt Lake City, $15

Chamber Music at Temple Har Shalom » Aug. 5, DVMF, Temple Har Shalom, $25

Amstel Saxophone Quartet » Aug. 6, DVMF, St. Mary Church, Park City, $25

Peter and the Wolf » Aug. 7, DVMF; Deer Valley Snow Park Outdoor Amphitheater, Park City, $25-$50

Karl Christensen and Paul Otterstrom » Aug. 8, TSP, Assembly Hall, Salt Lake City, free

John Rutter Psalmfest » Aug. 8, Salt Lake Choral Artists, Libby Gardner Concert Hall, Salt Lake City, $5 ($3 students)

Bravo Broadway: A Tribute to Rodgers & Hammerstein » Aug. 8, DVMF, Deer Valley Snow Park Outdoor Amphitheater, Park City, $30-$60

Season Foreclosure » Aug. 10; ICMS, Westminster College, Salt Lake City, $15

Strings & Swings Golf Tournament » Aug. 11, DVMF, Talisker Golf at Tuhaye, $400 solo-level to $5,000 orchestra-level sponsor

Dvorák's String Serenade » Aug. 12, DVMF, St. Mary's Church, Park City, $25

Rhapsody in Blue » Aug. 14, DVMF; Deer Valley Snow Park Outdoor Amphitheater, Park City, $25-$50

Elvis Costello with the Utah Symphony » Aug. 15, DVMF, Deer Valley Snow Park Outdoor Amphitheater, Park City, $40-$80

High School Chamber Choirs » Aug. 15, SLCA, Libby Gardner Concert Hall, Salt Lake City, $5 ($3 for students)

Pianist Nicole Biggs » Aug. 15, TSP, Assembly Hall, Salt Lake City, free

Families Making Music featuring Shane and Andrea Haag » Aug. 22, TSP, Assembly Hall, Salt Lake City, free

Beehive Statesmen Chorus » Aug. 29, TSP, Assembly Hall, Salt Lake City, free

SEPTEMBER

Moab Music Festival » Sept. 3-14, venues throughout the city, $25-$300

Cathy Reese Newton

VENUES AND TICKETS

Deer Valley Music Festival » Deer Valley Resort's Snow Park Outdoor Amphitheater, Park City; St. Mary's Church, 1505 White Pine Canyon Rd, Park City; and Temple Har Shalom, 1922 Prospector Ave., Park City; tickets available through ArtTix; 801-355-ARTS or http://www.arttix.org" Target="_BLANK">http://www.arttix.org; http://www.deervalleymusicfestival.org" Target="_BLANK">http://www.deervalleymusicfestival.org.

Intermezzo Chamber Music Series » Westminster College, 1840 S. 1300 East, Salt Lake City; 801-582-8746; http://www.intermezzoconcerts.org" Target="_BLANK">http://www.intermezzoconcerts.org.

Moab Music Festival » various locations around Moab; http://www.moabmusicfest.com" Target="_BLANK">http://www.moabmusicfest.com.

Salt Lake Choral Artists » Libby Gardner Concert Hall, 1375 E. Presidents Circle, Salt Lake City; and The Cathedral of the Madeleine, 331 E. South Temple, Salt Lake City; tickets available at the door or online at http://www.saltlakechoralartists.org" Target="_BLANK">http://www.saltlakechoralartists.org.

Temple Square Performances » Tabernacle, Assembly Hall and Conference Center, Salt Lake City; all performances are free, but some require tickets; 801-570-0080; http://www.lds.org/events" Target="_BLANK">http://www.lds.org/events.

USANA Amphitheater » 5400 S. 6200 West, West Valley City; tickets available through SmithsTix.com.

Venues and tickets

Deer Valley Music Festival » Deer Valley Resort's Snow Park Outdoor Amphitheater, Park City; St. Mary's Church, 1505 White Pine Canyon Road, Park City; and Temple Har Shalom, 1922 Prospector Ave., Park City; tickets available through ArtTix; 801-355-ARTS or http://www.arttix.org; http://www.deervalleymusicfestival.org

Intermezzo Chamber Music Series » Westminster College, 1840 S. 1300 East, Salt Lake City; 801-582-8746; http://www.intermezzoconcerts.org

Moab Music Festival » venues around Moab; http://www.moabmusicfest.com

Salt Lake Choral Artists » Libby Gardner Concert Hall, 1375 E. Presidents Circle, Salt Lake City; and The Cathedral of the Madeleine, 331 E. South Temple, Salt Lake City; tickets available at the door or online at http://www.saltlakechoralartists.org.

Temple Square Performances » Tabernacle, Assembly Hall and Conference Center, Salt Lake City; all performances are free, but some require tickets; 801-570-0080; http://www.lds.org/events.

USANA Amphitheater » 5400 S. 6200 West, West Valley City; tickets available through SmithsTix.com.

Top ticket » Intermezzo Chamber Music Series:

"A Cimbalom of Our Times"

Can't get enough of the cimbalom, that exotic Eastern European hammer dulcimer? Composer Igor Iachimciuc has written a quintet for cimbalom and strings, and he'll participate in the world premiere with Utah Symphony string players. It's part of the five-concert Intermezzo Chamber Music Series, one of the bright spots on Salt Lake City's summer music scene. July 27, 7:30 p.m., Vieve Gore Concert Hall at Westminster College, 1250 E. 1700 South, Salt Lake City; $15; 801-582-8746; http://www.intermezzoconcerts.org.

Cathy Reese Newton

Top ticket » Deer Valley Music Festival:

Celena Shafer in recital

One of the nation's top young sopranos lives right here along the Wasatch Front. Soprano Celena Shafer will offer a recital as part of Utah Symphony | Utah Opera's Deer Valley Music Festival. Jeffrey Price will be at the piano. July 23, 8 p.m., St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church, Park City; $25; 801-582-8746; http://www.deervalleymusicfestival.org.

Cathy Reese Newton