Performing Arts - Music | June 14 | 5:30-7 p.m. | UC Botanical Garden, Redwood Grove
REDWOOD GROVE SUMMER CONCERT SERIES!
Every Thursday + special Tuesdays, June through August
Enjoy a magical music experience this summer under towering redwoods in the Berkeley hills.
Berkeley Symphony presents Matthew Szemela & Friends
This program features Mendelssohns Octet for Strings, composed when he was only 16 years old. Reminiscent of his masterpiece A Midsummer Nights Dream, this performance will take you on a delightful journey amidst the Redwood Grove. The concert will open with one of Mozarts most profound string quartets, a fitting prelude to this enchanted evening.
Mozart: String Quartet in C Major, K.465 Dissonance
Mendelssohn: Octet in E-flat Major, Op. 20
Violin: Matthew Szemela, Christina Mok, Steve Huber, Eugenia Wie
Viola: Ivo Bokulic, Emily Onderdonk
Cello: Michael Graham, Adelle-Akiko Kearns
REDWOOD GROVE CONCERT INFORMATION AND TICKET POLICIES
Shows will sell-out buy online in advance. (No surcharge!)
Redwood Grove Gate opens at 5pm.
Ticket includes admission to the main Botanical Garden collections before it closes at 5:00pm. (a $12/adult value!)
Parking in the attached UC campus parking lot ($1/hr) is limited and not guaranteed carpooling is highly encouraged.
All tickets are by registration will call" list.
Seating is general admission amphitheater.
Please contact us in advance if you will need a wheelchair accessible spot.
Snacks and drinks available; picnics welcome
Warm clothes recommended.
All concert ticket sales are final and non-refundable.
The value is not transferable to another concert or program. In the event you can cannot attend, another person may use your registration spots using your name.
(Please let us know if your tickets will go unused.)
All Audiences, General Public
$29 Adult, $27 UCBG Member Adult, $15 Youth 5-17yrs, Free Under 5