Glacier Symphony & Chorale

Use of Funds: To fund 7 concert events in Whitefish during the Fall/Winter of 2016-2017 and help fund Festival Amadeus 2017.

Mission Statement: To provide a broad range of excellent classical music experiences in northwest Montana that inspire, challenge and educate our audience, musicians and students.

Project Detail:

The Glacier Symphony & Chorale plans 5 concerts by the orchestra/chorale, and 2 “Wild About Music” free youth concerts between Sept. 2016-Feb. 2017.  A Pops weekend featuring Mike Eldred “The Very Best of John Denver”, Handel’s Messiah, chorale concert and Masterworks V Orchestra in February 2016.  Youth concerts planned include Ilya Yakushev, piano and Giora Schmidt, violin.  Festival Amadeus 2017 will be the 10th Anniversary Season and we anticipate expanding the festival to an additional weekend (7 to 9 days) or adding a significant programming element like an opera, expanded guest artists lineup, or including the chorale in the festival.