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North Georgia Chamber Symphony to play both classics and modern in concert
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The music of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and other great composers will highlight the North Georgia Chamber Symphony’s performance at First Presbyterian Church in Gainesville.

The chamber’s spring concert is set for 3 p.m. Sunday, May 17, in the church sanctuary at 800 S. Enota Drive NE in Gainesville.

The concert will close out First Presbyterian’s Marvelous Music Concert Series. Tickets are $15 for adults, $12 for seniors and free for students.

Mozart’s Piano Concerto No 12 in G Major will feature piano soloist Joanna Kim from the University of North Georgia-Gainesville.

Heinrich Ignaz Franz Biber’s "Partita for Strings" and Edward Elgar’s "Serenade for Strings" are on the program as well. Opening the concert will be March, from "Love for Three Oranges" by Sergei Prokofieff while Soon Hee Newbold’s bluegrass special, "Blue-Fire Fiddler," will close the show.

Other pieces in the performance will include Duke Ellington’s "Don’t Get Around Much Anymore," Cesar Franck’s "Four Short Pieces," a rock number called "Blue Rhythmico," a trio playing Leroy Anderson’s "Blue Tango" and a short selection by Igor Stravinsky.

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