Orpheus Opens Central Park Series with Mozart, Grieg and Bartók : Slideshow

Tuesday, June 19, 2012

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Orpheus Chamber Orchestra violist Daniel Panner warms up next to the Naumburg Bandshell in Central Park. Orpheus opened the 107th season of the Naumburg Orchestral Concerts on June 19, 2012.
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Not an empty seat in sight.
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WQXR's Midge Woolsey hosts the live broadcast of the concert, amid the sounds of helicopters, birds and a nearby exercise class.
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A beautiful evening for Edvard Grieg's Holberg Suite.
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The Orpheus Chamber Orchestra makes its Naumburg Bandshell debut.
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Violinist Eric Wyrick (center) takes a bow as the concertmaster for Grieg's Holberg Suite. Orpheus performs without a conductor and rotates musical leadership for each piece.
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Midge Woolsey interviews violist Nardo Poy and violinist Ronnie Bauch (center) during intermission.
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Twilight in Central Park as Orpheus performs Mozart's Symphony No. 29.