The Northern Neck Orchestra on October 27 will honor legendary composer and conductor Leonard Bernstein in commemoration of the 100th year of his birth.
The concert will begin at 7:30 p.m. at the Lancaster Middle School Theater, 191 School Street, Kilmarnock. A pre-concert talk by music director Michael Repper will begin at 6:45 p.m.
Tickets are $30 and may be purchased at www.northernneckorchestra.org or at the door. Students are admitted free with an online reservation. Season tickets are $75.
The orchestra will perform two Bernstein compositions, CBS Music and Slava!, as a part of a worldwide celebration of his life and career called “Leonard Bernstein at 100.” The concert also will feature Mozart’s Violin Concerto No. 5 with soloist Grace Park and Sibelius’ Finlandia…