Zoo Concert: Memorial Day Weekend Concert, Saturday, May 25, 2013, 8pm

Date: Saturday 25 May 2013

Time: 08:00pm

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Saturday, May 25, 2013, 8pm
Rio Grande Zoo Amphitheater
Memorial Day Weekend Concert
David Felberg, conductor

Featuring the 2013 Jackie McGehee Young Artists’ Competition Winners:
Maria Vigil, piano
Rachel Gallegos, violin

David Felberg conducts the New Mexico Philharmonic in a program of soul-stirring patriotic music that never fails to move the audience.  The 2013 Jackie McGehee Young Artists’ Competition Winners will also be featured on this exciting concert.  Enjoy selections of favorite tunes, as well as the Armed Forces Salute and Sousa Marches that continue a long-held tradition in Albuquerque. Come celebrate our heroes!

Advance ticket sales:
$15 ($20 day of concert)
Children under 12 – free
Student tickets $7
Advance Chaired Seating $35 ($40 day of concert, if available)
Table seating, including picnic and wine $100

Gourmet Baskets included with Table Seating:
Carved Sliced Turkey, stuffing and cranberry sauce on baguette
Vegetarian: Jicama in place of Turkey
Red potato dill salad
Assorted nuts
Pork rinds
Cucumber slices with green chile, tomato cream cheese dip
Three layer chocolate cake



The Star Spangled Banner
Copland: Fanfare for the Common Man
Gould: American Salute
John Williams: “Hymn to the Fallen” from Saving Private Ryan
Sousa: U.S. Field Artillery March
Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 5, first movement – Rachel Gallegos, violin
Hermann: Victory at Sea


Sousa: The Liberty Bell March
Schumann: Concerto for Piano and Orchestra, first movement – Maria Vigil, piano
arr. Lowden: Armed Forces Salute
Tchaikovsky: 1812 Overture