The Dallas Symphony will perform a free community concert at 8 p.m. June 8 at Exall Park, 1355 Adair St., Dallas 75204 and Conductor Rei Hotoda will lead the following pieces:
Williams: Cowboys Overture
Copland: “Hoe down” from Rodeo
Rossini: Overture to La gazza ladra [The Thieving Magpie]
Verdi: “Anvil Chorus” from Il trovatore
Copland: An Outdoor Overture
Gliere: “Russian Sailors’ Dance” from The Red Poppy
Strauss: On the Beautiful Blue Danube, Waltzes, Opus 314
Badelt: “Pirates of the Caribbean” from Pirates of The Caribbean: The Curse Of The Black Pearl Children’s activities will be available. Bring lawn chairs, blankets and picnics.
LOCATION: Exall Park (1355 Adair St., Dallas 75204)
RAIN SITE: Latino Cultural Center
The Dallas Symphony Orchestra is proud to present free community concerts for the Dallas/Fort Worth area. These concerts are hosted both within the Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center and at local parks and recreation centers. These concerts have entertained over 75,000 individuals and continue to grow and expand with Dallas. The Symphony is able to perform these concerts because of generous donations from corporate, foundation and individuals donors in Dallas.
The Dallas Symphony Orchestra Community Parks Concert Series is a series of free outdoor performances by the Symphony in Dallas-area parks held throughout the spring. Produced in conjunction with the City of Dallas’ Parks and Recreation, these concerts attract up to 30,000 music enthusiasts annually.
The six-part concert series continues to serve large cross-segments of our community. The series includes three annual events which have become traditions in Dallas, the Easter Concert at Lee Park, DSO at the Arboretum, and the Memorial Day Concert at Flagpole Hill. The Memorial Day Concert will finish with a spectacular fireworks display by Pyrotex. This year’s schedule is as follows: