Bar Harbor Music Festival (-)
The Bar Harbor Festival String Orchestra conducted by Francis Fortier will perform 3 concerts in the final week of the 2014 Festival. Music by Mozart, J.S. Bach, Barber, Dvorak, Vivaldi, Marcello, and Benjamin Britten is programmed. Guest Soloist will be Oboist, Gerard Reuter.
On Wednesday, July 23, 8:00 p.m. (rain date Thursday, July 24, 8:00 p.m.), the String Orchestra will perform its 42nd Annual Admission-free (voluntary contribution) Acadia National Park Outdoor Concert at Blackwoods Campground Amphitheatre in Otter Creek. PUBLIC PARKING IS NOT AVAILABLE AT BLACKWOODS. Shuttle buses depart from the Jackson Laboratory parking lot on Route 3 for the Amphitheatre every 10 minutes beginning at 6:45 p.m., returning during and after the concert.
Regular tickets are $25 and student tickets are $15. Pops, Jazz, and Gala are $40. Opera tickets are $30, $40, $50, and $80. All tickets entitle the purchaser to a reserved seat. The pre-concert dinner price, $40, includes tax and gratuity. A Season Subscription for $250.00 saves over 25% off the single reserved ticket price and gets you the best seats in the house.
For tickets and information contact: Bar Harbor Music Festival/741 West End Avenue / Suite 4-B / New York 10025-6222 / Telephone: (212) 222-1026. Email: [email protected]; web site: www.barharbormusicfestival.org. After June 17: Bar Harbor Music Festival / The Rodick Building / 59 Cottage Street / Bar Harbor, Maine 04609-1800 / Telephone: (207) 288-5744.
Tickets are also available in Bar Harbor at Testa’s Restaurant, The Bar
Harbor Inn Gift Shop, Sherman’s Books & Stationery, and online at www.barharbormusicfestival.org.