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Grand Canyon Music Festival
Previously known at the Grand Canyon Chamber Music Festival.

The dates and artists for the 1998 season have now been announnced !

1998 Poster The Fifteenth Season
SEPTEMBER 11-26, 1998

Robert Bonfiglio, Festival Director

Clare Hoffman, Artistic Director

Ed Mell, Poster Art

Bonfiglio - Live at the Grand Canyon

7:30 P.M.

BACH, Harpsichord Concerto in D Minor
VIVALDI, In Furore
SHOENBERG, Verklärte Nacht
7:30 P.M.

HAYDN, Quartet in F Minor, Opus 30, No. 5
VASKS, String Quartet No. 3
VERDI, String Quartet
7:30 P.M.

The Bonfiglio Group:
New acoustic music for harmonica,
flute, violin, bass & percussion
influenced by Jazz, Classical
and popular styles.

Robert Bonfiglio, harmonica;
Clare Hoffman, flute

7:30 P.M.

VIVALDI, Double Concerto for Flute,
Harpsichord & Strings
SCHUBERT, Selected Lieder Violoatango
based on Astor Piazzola's "Le Grand Tango"
BEETHOVEN, String Quartet, Opus 18, No. 6
7:30 P.M.

VASKS, String Quartet No. 2 Sommerweisen
ADOLPHE, Whispers of Mortality
CHOPIN, F# Polonaise
7:30 P.M.

BEETHOVEN, Duet in Eb for Viola & Cello
SCHUMANN, Piano Quartet in Eb, Opus 47
MENDELSSOHN, Sonata #2 in D Major
for Cello & Piano, Opus 58
Daniel Ching**, Sandy Yamamoto**, violin;
Paul Coletti, John Largess**, viola;
Joshua Gindele**, cello;
Clare Hoffman, flute;
Kenneth Cooper, harpsichord & piano;
Hannah Reimann, piano;
Josephine Mongiardo, soprano

( ** Member of Mirò String Quartet )

7:30 P.M.

VASKS, String Quartet No. 1
SHOSTAKOVICH, Quintet for Piano
& Strings in G Minor, Opus 57
7:30 P.M.

Harmonica & Piano
BEETHOVEN, Trio for Violin, Viola & Cello,
Opus 9, No. 2
BRAHMS, Piano Quartet in A Major,
Opus 26, No. 2
Ivan Chan*, Cathy Meng Robinson*,
Chauncey Patterson*, viola;
Keith Robinson*, cello;
Lydia Artymiw, piano

( * member of Miami String Quartet )

Maria Bachmann, violin;
Evan Wilson, viola;
Jeffrey Solow, cello;
Robert Bonfiglio, harmonica;
Doris Stevenson, piano

THE GRAND CANYON MUSIC FESTIVAL depends on your contributions to help pay the costs of this series and its public service tour to schools in northern Arizona. Ticket income provides only a small portion of the funds needed to meet these costs. Contributions to the Festival, a non-profit organization, are tax-deductible to the full extent of the law. Contributions are acknowledged in the concert program.

Concerts are held indoors at the Shrine of the Ages, South Rim, Grand Canyon National Park.

Programs and artists are subject to change. Co-sponsored by the National Park Service. Partial funding is provided by the Arizona Commission on the Arts.

Festival posters for the current season as well as some prior seasons are also available. SUPPORT THE GRAND CANYON MUSIC FESTIVAL and ensure its continued success when you purchase the beautiful posters of Grand Canyon featuring the work of Southwestern artist Ed Mell . Posters are $25 each. (A limited number are signed by the artist and are $50 each. Please call regarding availability of signed posters.) Click on the thumbnail images below to see larger images of each individual poster. A three year set which includes the 1986, 1988, 1991 posters is also available for $50.

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Posters are limited in quantity so we ask that you place your order early.
The following years have sold out : 1985, 1987, 1989, 1990 and 1992.

A three year set which includes the 1986, 1988, 1991 posters is available for $50.

TICKETS will be mailed until September 1. They will be held at the door for orders received after that date. Individual tickets are $15 each, $5 for students and children. Season tickets (8 performances) are $80 for adults and $40 for students. Seating is open. Children under five will not be admitted into the auditorium.

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Make checks payable to: Grand Canyon Music Festival.
You may order by phone, FAX or mail. Phone (800)997-8285 or (520)638-9215;
mail order form to GRAND CANYON MUSIC FESTIVAL, Post Office Box 1332, Grand Canyon,
Arizona 86023; or FAX order form to (520)638-9215.

Tickets may also be purchased at: The Franklin Gallery
500 N. Beaver Street, Flagstaff, Arizona 86001

For more information you may contact the Music Festival via e-mail at gcmf@thecanyon.com

Visit the official Grand Canyon Music Festival web site at http://www.thecanyon.com/musicfestival

To place an order for tickets on-line via the official site click here

The program schedule for the 1997 season can be found here

The program schedule for the 1996 season can be found here

The program schedule for the 1995 season can be found here

Hotel reservations should be made as early as possible.

In the Park:

One mile south of the Park entrance:

For further assistance call:
South Rim Travel 1-888-291-9116

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