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September 27–30, 2019

Brahms’ Second

Carlos Kalmar and the Oregon Symphony make spirits soar in Brahms’ jubilant Symphony No. 2, which evokes the burbling streams and fresh meadows of the Austrian countryside. The incomparable Garrick Ohlsson brings his finesse to Mozart’s festive Piano Concerto No. 25. Classical Concert

Carlos Kalmar, conductor
Garrick Ohlsson, piano 

Oscar Bettison: Remaking a Forest (World premiere commission)
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 25
Brahms: Symphony No. 2

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Note: This concert is being recorded for future broadcast. We ask our audience to be as quiet as possible during the performance

Opening Weekend Celebration! Starting two hours before each performance in Portland (September 28–30), we’re hosting a fun-filled celebration right next to the Schnitz on SW Main. Join us for activities including party games, Prelude Performances by community ensembles, and a photo booth in the concert hall lobby. Food, drinks, and a signature Symphony cocktail will also be available for purchase. The first 50 attendees to check in at our Oregon Symphony booth will even get a special Symphony goody bag!

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