The Greater Grand Forks Symphony Orchestra opens its 2019-20 season Sunday, Sept. 22, with a concert themed “Austrian Classics.”
The performance, conducted by Alejandro Drago, begins at 2:30 p.m. at the Empire Arts Center, 415 DeMers Ave, in downtown Grand Forks.
The program will feature a guest artist, flutist Lisa Bost-Sandberg, performing Mozart’s “Flute Concerto No. 1.” The symphony will perform Haydn’s “Symphony No. 103,” also known as “The Drumroll.”
Throughout the symphony's season, four concerts will celebrate the music of the Austro-Hungarian Empire, according to the organization’s executive director, Tamara Auer.
Tickets for Sunday's concert are $25 for adults, $20 for seniors, $15 for students, and $5 for children 15 and younger.
Season tickets, $90 for adults or $65 for seniors, may be purchased online at www.ggfso.org .