ProMusica Arizona will kick off its 20th anniversary season with “Favorites — Past and Present” Saturday, Oct. 15, at a new venue: All Saints Lutheran Church, 15649 N. 7th St. The Sunday, Oct. 16, concert will be at American Lutheran Church, 17200 N. Del Webb Blvd.
The concert will open with familiar patriotic favorites including “America the Beautiful,” “God Bless America,” toe-tapping John Philip Sousa marches and “The Battle Hymn of the Republic.” The second half of the concert will continue with a medley of Broadway songs by Stephen Sondheim including “Send in the Clowns” and a Richard Rodgers medley with songs from “The Sound of Music,” “South Pacific” and “Oklahoma” to name a few. The orchestra will play film themes by John Williams from “Star Wars,” “Indiana Jones,” “Superman” and others, as well as Mozart’s “Overture to the Magic Flute.”
Arizona Christian University’s Firestorm Chorale will join ProMusica Arizona Chorale, bringing the total number of vocalists to more than 80 and creating an outstanding sound for the concert.
Ticket prices are $27.50 for adults, $25 for seniors (65-plus) and military and $12 for students ages 16-22; and children 15 and younger enter free with a paid adult. Free student rush tickets are available 15 minutes before each performance based on seating availability. Groups of 10 or more for a concert will receive a 10% discount.
Visit pmaz.org or call 623-326-5172.