Summer 2016 Scandinavian Music Festival Concert: Songs of Scandinavia
Sunday, June 19, 2016
2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
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Now in its twelfth year, NY Scandia Symphony has served Washington Heights and Inwood with free outdoor music programs in Fort Tryon Park.
Danish and Norwegian opera singers Thomas Storm and Mette-Maria Oyen will present their program “Songs of Scandinavia”, featuring composers Ture Rangstrom, C.E.F. Weyse, Poul Heise, Carl Nielsen, Edvard Grieg, and Jean Sibelius. The artists will be engaging and educating their audience on the history, culture, and anecdotes relating to their repertoire.
Bring a blanket and enjoy this free performance with backdrop views of the Hudson River.