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Schubert the Great!

Sunday, April 28, 2024, 3 p.m.

Elinor Rufeizen conductor

Schubert Symphony No. 8 in b minor, “Unfinished,” D. 759
Schubert Symphony No. 9 in C Major, “The Great,” D. 944        

Named by Schubert himself for its towering nature, the “Great” Symphony was written between 1825 and 1826 and was so great, Robert Schumann called it “sheer musical mastery of the technique of composition.” Experience for yourself the raw power of Schubert’s Ninth. Elinor Rufeizen takes the podium to lead the orchestra for this grand work.

Volcano Vista High School (Performing Arts Center)
8100 Rainbow Blvd NW / Albuquerque, NM 87114

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We have an exciting array of repertoire and are featuring soloists from the NMPhil and winners of the Jackie McGehee Young Artists’ Competition. Experience the rich impressions of Mendelssohn’s “Italian” SymphonyDvořák’s Serenade for Winds, Schubert’s “Great” Ninth Symphony, Haydn’s Symphony No. 88, a spirited 1787 masterpiece, and more!

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