Symphony of the Americas Summerfest 2018

Friday, July 20, 2018 at 7:00 PM 

St. Gregory’s Episcopal Church

100 N.E. Mizner Blvd., Boca Raton, Florida 33432

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Join us for an exhilarating perspective on musical cultural exchange! 

Symphony of the Americas 30th Anniversary season celebration continues, with its acclaimed summer music festival presenting one month of performances throughout Florida and the Americas. Refreshing cool waters and the Oscar-winning movie Shape of Water, are all inspirations for Ft. Lauderdale’s own Symphony of the Americas annual Summerfest – The Shape of Music.

The masterful sounds of the Summerfest Chamber Orchestra will reach audiences in corners of the world who have never before experienced the exhilaration of live orchestral performance, as well as perform for thousands throughout South Florida, including a July 21st concert in its performance home, the Broward Center for the Performing Arts. Summerfest traditionally features musicians and soloists from acclaimed orchestras throughout Europe, including Mission Chamber

Orchestra of Rome, the Hungarian Virtuosi, Orchestra Symphonique du Mont Blanc (France), and others, performing several styles of classical and popular music for strings, all joined in a cultural exchange by principal musicians of our own Symphony of the Americas. Summerfest outreach includes a July week of performances for residents and students of Panama in partnership with the US Embassy, Bern Resorts, Rotary Clubs and Instituto Nacional de Cultura. Presented in association with Europe’s Music for, the festival aligns with their international mission of promoting music, donating musical instruments and their work with young students. Overall, more than 10 different countries are represented on stage at Summerfest concerts

Nourish your artistic soul under the baton of Artistic Director, Maestro James Brooks-Bruzzese, in the music of Bach, Handel, Saint-Saens, Mozart, Delibes, Ginastera and the legendary Argentinian, Carlos Gardel. Included also is a commissioned composition by Italian composer in residence, Lorenzo Turchi-Floris, Soloists are the festival’s Concertmaster, Orlando Forte of Cuba, the Symphony of the Americas Principal Oboe, Marco Key-Navarrete and acclaimed organist Tim Brumfield, among others.

Summerfest features two performances of varied musical repertoire in a special 2-Night CONCERT SERIES SUBSCRIPTION: Fri. July 20 at St. Gregory’s Boca Raton, and Sat. July 21 at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts, both at 7 pm. Tickets begin at just $30 per person for the Series.

 

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About Us

Symphony of the Americas

Now enjoying its 30th season, Symphony of the Americas, a Broward County designated Major Cultural Institution under the baton of Maestro Brooks- Brusseze, has been committed to serving south Florida’s multicultural population by thrilling audiences through innovative programming that combines classical music and other art forms to engage audiences through concerts and educational programs, while serving as a cultural bridge to audiences in Latin America and Europe with its internationally renowned "Summerfest".

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The Venue

St. Gregory’s Episcopal Church

100 N.E. Mizner Blvd., Boca Raton, Florida 33432 More »

Contact

Name: Hildy Berger
Phone: 954.335.7002
Email: info@sota.org

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October 19, 2012 Symphony of the Americas 17th Annual Wines of the World October 19, 2012 Symphony of the Americas 17th Annual Wines of the World
October 03, 2011 Symphony of the Americas Society "Honoree Portrait Unveiling" October 03, 2011 Symphony of the Americas Society "Honoree Portrait Unveiling"
November 30, 2010 Symphony of the Americas Society "Style and Substance" November 30, 2010 Symphony of the Americas Society "Style and Substance"
November 10, 2009 Symphony of the Americas "Style & Substance"  Luncheon November 10, 2009 Symphony of the Americas "Style & Substance" Luncheon
April 04, 2009 Symphony (of the Americas Society) Fantastique!! April 04, 2009 Symphony (of the Americas Society) Fantastique!!
February 05, 2009 Symphony of the America's 2009 Women of Style of Substance February 05, 2009 Symphony of the America's 2009 Women of Style of Substance
May 10, 2008 Symphony of the Americas "Panama Nights" May 10, 2008 Symphony of the Americas "Panama Nights"
March 13, 2008 Women of Style and Substance 2008  March 13, 2008 Women of Style and Substance 2008
June 13, 2007 Music, Motorcycles & Mary - Benefits Symphony of The Americas Society June 13, 2007 Music, Motorcycles & Mary - Benefits Symphony of The Americas Society
January 25, 2007 Symphony of the Americas Society Women of Style & Substance 2007 January 25, 2007 Symphony of the Americas Society Women of Style & Substance 2007

Sponsored by

Sponsored in part by Riverside Hotel, ACE Rent-A-Car, Wells Fargo, Helen Ingham Foundation, Broward Cultural Council & Board of County Commissioners, Madelyn Savarick Trust, Musicfor, Il Circolo Italian Cultural Society