2019-2020 Season

2019-2020 Season

Welcome to our 44th Season of Presenting Free Concerts in Tucson

Music Director, Charles Bontrager

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“SYMPHONIC LANDSCAPES” (Free Concerts)


Saturday, October 19, 2019 ~ 3:00 pm
Desert View High School Auditorium
4101 E Valencia Rd, Tucson, AZ 85706
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Sunday, October 20, 2019 ~ 4:30 pm
Crowder Hall, UA Fred Fox School of Music
1017 N Olive Road, Tucson
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Antal Dorati ~ La Vie Parisienne Overture on Themes by Offenbach
Young musicians from Desert View High School will join us for this piece on October 19.
Max Bruch ~ Scottish Fantasy
     Violin Soloist, Timothy Kantor
Frederick Delius ~ The Walk to the Paradise Garden
Ottorino Respighi ~ Pines of Rome

“VARIATIONS PLUS” (Free Concerts)


Saturday, December 7, 2019 ~ 3:00 pm
Valley Presbyterian Church
2800 S Camino Del Sol, Green Valley
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Sunday, December 8, 2018 ~ 3:00 pm
Christ Church United Methodist
655 N Craycroft Rd, Tucson
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John Cheetham ~ Variations on a Gregorian Hymn
Ralph Vaughan Williams ~ Five Variants of “Dives and Lazarus”
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky ~ Symphony No. 5 in E minor

“A FEW OF OUR FAVORITE B’s” (Free Concerts)

Saturday, March 14, 2020 ~ 3:00 pm
Oro Valley Church of the Nazarene
500 W Calle Concordia, Oro Valley, AZ
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Sunday, March 15, 2020 ~ 4:30 pm
Crowder Hall, UA Fred Fox School of Music
1017 N Olive Road, Tucson
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Johannes Brahms ~ Academic Festival Overture
Bela Bartok ~ Viola Concerto
     Viola Soloist, Tiezheng Shen
Ludwig van Beethoven ~ Symphony No. 5 in C minor

“POPS!” (Free Concerts)


Saturday, May 2, 2020 ~ 3:00 pm
Valley Presbyterian Church
2800 S Camino Del Sol, Green Valley
(to be confirmed soon)
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Sunday, May 3, 2020 ~ 7:00 pm
Musical Instrument Petting Zoo at 6:00 pm
DeMeester Outdoor Performance Center
Reid Park, 900 S Randolph Way, Tucson
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Please note that this information is subject to change and additional concerts will be added.

Our 2019–2020 season is supported in part by the Arizona Commission on the Arts,
which receives support from the State of Arizona and the National Endowment for the Arts.