( Fri., Jun. 12, 2015 - Sat., Jun. 13, 2015 )
Koka Booth Amphitheatre, 8003 Regency Parkway, Cary, NC 27518
The orchestra, led by Associate Conductor David Glover, will bring Summerfest audiences the two-night White Nights: Russian Festival that features music by some of the world’s greatest Russian composers. Friday’s program includes Shostakovich’s Festival Overture, Tchaikovsky’s Violin Concerto, featuring Jinjoo Cho, Borodin’s Polovtsian Dances, and Rimsky-Korsakov’s Capriccio espagnol. Saturday’s program includes Rimsky-Korsakov’s Scheherazade and Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No. 2, featuring Sean Chen.
Picnic of the Week: Put your summer food skills to the test. Summerfest's roving judge will select the best picnic spread before each concert. The winner earns a $100 gift card from Whole Foods Market of Cary, and two honorable mention $25 Whole Foods Market gift cards are awarded as well.
Subscription and individual tickets available; Lawn Seating for Children 12 and Under is Free
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