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UMass Amherst Symphony Orchestra to Perform Stravinsky’s Firebird Suite

UMass Amherst Symphony Orchestra

April 17 at 7:30pm, the University of Massachusetts Amherst Department of Music and Dance will present a spring performance by the UMass Amherst Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Morihiko Nakahara. The program will feature Stravinsky’s Firebird Suite (1919), Berlioz’s Hungarian March, and the 2018 UMass Concerto Competition winners, who will perform music by Ibert, Granados, and Martin. This year’s winners are Emily Kaplan, flute; Brandon Nowakowski, alto saxophone; and Jessica Toupin, soprano. Tickets can be purchased at the Fine Arts Center Box Office, by phone at 413-545-2511, or online at the Fine Arts Center website,

Free and secure parking is available in nearby University lot 71 off Massachusetts Avenue and lot 62 via Thatcher Way or Stockbridge Road. Visit the Fine Arts Center website for more information or refer to the UMass interactive parking map.