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Backstage Pass at the Gateways Music Festival - ENCORE 8/13/17 @ 1pm

Jul 17, 2017

Pianist Stewart Goodyear
Credit photo by Andrew Garn

For the first time ever, Backstage Pass is taking its show on the road, and you're invited! 

In celebration of the Gateways Music Festival, Julia Figueras hosts Backstage Pass live from Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre with the entire GMF orchestra, guest artists, and a live audience.  Music Director Michael Morgan, RPO trumpeter Herb Smith, pianist Stewart Goodyear, and violinist Amadi Azikiwe are among the guests who will chat with Julia, along with GMF President and Artistic Director Lee Koonce and Eastman School of Music Dean Jamal Rossi.


Music on the program includes Adolphus Hailstork's An American Port of Call and the final movement of Rachmaninov's Second Piano Concerto.

A complete listing of Public Events for the Festival is available online.  NOTE:  The East End parking garage is making FREE PARKING available for the final orchestral concert, Sunday, August 13 at 4:00pm in Kodak Hall.

Credit gatewaysmusicfestival.org