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Polish Wienlawski Philharmonic Orchestra to Perform in Fort Myers
"The Polish Wienlawski Philharmonic Orchestra is including Fort Myers on its first ever U.S. tour," said Fort Myers Community Concert Association President Mary Lee Mann. "The orchestra has a reputation as one of the best orchestras in Europe. We are so very happy to have them here to perform for us."
The Polish Wieniawski Philharmonic Symphony will perform Brahms' Variations on a Theme of Haydn, Chopin's Piano Concerto No. 2 and Schubert's Symphony No. 9, "The Great Symphony."
The Polish Wienlawski Philharmonic Orchestra was founded in 1944 with numerous chamber and solo concerts given by musicians who after World War II established ties within Poland. Today, the orchestra has delivered concerts throughout Europe performing a huge repertoire of compositions from Baroque to contemporary music.
Tickets are $55 for orchestra seats, $35 for lower balcony seats and $25 for upper balcony seats. Mezzanine seats are sold out. The one night only performance starts at 7:30 p.m. The Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall is located on the Florida SouthWestern State College campus in Fort Myers. For tickets, call the Barbara B. Mann Hall box office at 239-481-4849 or visit www.bbmannpah.com
The Polish Wienlawski Philharmonic Orchestra concert is the first of five classical performances to be presented this season by the Fort Myers Community Concert Association.
The other four concerts are:
● VOCES8 – February 17, 2022
● The Rodney Marsalis Philadelphia Big Brass – March 3, 2022
● An Evening With Itzhak Perlman – March 5, 2022
● The Bad Boys of Opera – March 22, 2022
The Fort Myers Community Concert Association, now in its 72nd concert season, is an all-volunteer not-for-profit organization founded by the legendary Barbara B. Mann in 1949 to bring world-class entertainment to Southwest Florida at affordable prices. The association consists of more than 1,200 members, underwriters and sponsors. Performers brought to Fort Myers in the past by the association include Violinist Itzhak Perlman, The Israel Ballet, The Boston Brass, Minnesota Orchestra, Cleveland Orchestra, Vienna Boys Choir, Flutist James Galway, Pianist Andre Watts, Violinist Joshua Bell with the Academy of St. Martin in the Fields and many others.
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