2022 Festival Season

THE PROGRAMS

Michael Palmer, Artistic Director and Conductor
The Bellingham Festival Orchestra

Friday, July 1, 2022

The Calidore String Quartet

Program TBA

Saturday, July 2, 2022  

BFM Orchestra

Johannes Brahms: Tragic Overture

Max Bruch: “Scottish Fantasy” in E-flat Major Op.46

Stefan Jackiw Violin

Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 7

Friday, July 8, 2022

BFM Orchestra

Ludwig van Beethoven: Triple Concerto in C Major, Op. 56

Richard Roberts, Violin  |  Steven Thomas, Cello  | Edith Kraft, Piano

Franz Schubert: Symphony No. 9 (the Great)

Sunday, July 10, 2022

Chamber Music by the Bay

Concert and Hors d’oeuvre Reception

Wednesday, July 13, 2022

BFM Orchestra

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Magic Flute Overture

Richard Strauss: Selected Lieder
Das Rosenband
Ich wollt ein Strausslein binden
Waldseligkeit
Sause, liebe Myrte
Die heiligen drei Konige aus Morgenland

Maria Valdes, Soprano

Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 4

Friday, July 15, 2022

BFM Orchestra

Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Concerti No. 1 and 3

Garrick Ohlsson, Piano

Saturday, July 16, 2022

BFM Orchestra

Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Concerti No. 2 and 4

Garrick Ohlsson, Piano

Sunday, July 17, 2022

BFM Orchestra

Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 1

Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 5 “Emperor”

Garrick Ohlsson, Piano

Sunday, July 24, 2022

BFM Orchestra

Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 9

Katie Van Kooten, Soprano  |  Ellen Graham, Mezzo Soprano
Tenor TBA  |  Clayton Brainerd, Bass