Saturday May 27, 2017
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Honor heroes with a dazzling performance of patriotic favorites like Tchaikovsky's beloved 1812 Overture and Lowden's Armed Forces Salute.
New Mexico Philharmonic to present The Sounds of Freedom.
Memorial Day Weekend marks the return of your New Mexico Philharmonic to the ABQ BioPark Zoo in a special night in which we honor our heroes – with a dazzling performance of patriotic favorites.
Roger Melone returns to conduct audience favorites by Sousa, Copland, and many more – including Tchaikovsky's beloved "1812 Overture", and Lowden's "Armed Forces Salute".
Also, a special appearance by this year's The Music Guild of New Mexico's Jackie McGehee Young Artists Competition winners. Military discounts available.
Bring a blanket and picnic dinner, and help salute our heroes. Gates open at 6:30 p.m.
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