65th Season opening concert begins in 70 Days

Tuesday, August 11, 2015 - Organ Magician

Chelsea Chen, organ

Amy Sims, violin

Handel: Concerto Grosso, Op. 6, No. 2, F Major

Ferdinando Paer: Organ Concerto *

J. S. Bach: Violin Concerto No. 1, BWV 1065, in a minor

Rheinberger: Organ Concerto, No. 2, Op. 177, in g minor *

* First PMF performance

Sponsored by OC & Pat Bolt

This concert is the Festival debut for Chelsea Chen and is the first performence at the PMF of the Organ Concerti by Ferdinando Paer and Rheinberger. Amy Sims' previous solo performance was in Bach's Sinfonia Concertante for violin and cello in 2011.

The Handel Concerto Grosso in F Major was first performed  in 1983 and most recently in 1988. J.S. Bach's Violin Concerto #1 was first performed at the Festival in 1993 with Victor Yampolsky soloist and conducting and most recently in 2002 with Hillary Hahn and Stephen Alltop conducting. Program notes for this concert...

August Symphony Series performance location

Door Community Auditorium - Fish Creek 

The Peninsula Music Festival - 10347 Highway 42

Unit B Green Gables Shops 

P.O. Box 340, Ephraim, Wisconsin  54211

email: musicfestival@musicfestival.com

Phone: (920) 854-4060