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Inspired by Shakespeare • Santa Fe Community Orchestra

  • New Mexico Museum of Art • St. Francis Auditorium 107 West Palace Avenue Santa Fe, NM, 87501 United States (map)

Oliver Prezant, Music Director

The Santa Fe Community Orchestra (SFCO) presents an evening of orchestral music inspired by the works of William Shakespeare in celebration of his 400th anniversary and the visit of the First Folio to the NM Museum of Art. The concert will feature works by Mendelssohn, Berlioz, Paxton, and others, plus selected readings from Shakespeare’s works.

The program also includes a Side-by-Side performance by the SFCO and the Ortiz Middle School Guitar Ensemble, directed by Jesus Gachupin, in conjunction with the Museum’s “Medieval to Metal” exhibit. 

Admission is FREE, and donations are welcome. 
For more information, visit www.sfco.org, or call 505.466.4879.

Let there be no noise made, my gentle friends;
Unless some dull and favorable hand
Will whisper music to my weary spirit.
— Henry IV in 2 Henry IV