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Virtuoso Fireworks

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Presented by Apollo's Fire at First United Methodist Church of Akron, Akron OH

Apr 30 2020
Virtuoso Fireworks

Sparks fly as Apollo’s Fire soloists take turns stepping into the virtuoso spotlight. The dazzling soprano Amanda Forsythe joins virtuoso trumpeter Steve Marquardt for Bach’s exhilarating cantata, Jauchzet Gott in allen Landen!

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Bach | Brandenburg Concertos nos. 4 and 5
Telemann | Concerto for Flute and Recorder
Bach | Jauchzet Gott in allen Landen

Sparks fly as Apollo’s Fire soloists take turns stepping into the virtuoso spotlight. The dazzling soprano Amanda Forsythe joins

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By Phone
Apollo’s Fire Box Office: 216.320.0012 / 800.314.2535, x 1
Tickets can be purchased through the Apollo’s Fire Box Office from 10 AM – 5 PM, M-F.

Seating Details
Seating at all venues is assigned. Please contact the Box Office if you have questions regarding accessibility or have special requests for assistance.

Processing of Orders
All fees and taxes are included in the price of the ticket. Ticket orders are filled in the order they are received, with subscriptions receiving priority over single-ticket orders. For preferred seating, send in your subscription by September 1. Processing of orders will begin in August.

Senior, Students, and Young Adult Discounts
Discounted tickets for Seniors (age 65+) and Young Adults (under age 40) are available in price sections A and B. Young Adult tickets will be held at the door; please present a valid driver’s license. Young Adults may receive further discounts by joining the 1685 Society; contact for details. Reserved seating for Full-Time Students under age 30 is available for $10 in Section B & C, or in Section A with purchase of accompanying adult ticket.

Student Rush Tickets
Unless otherwise noted, free tickets are offered at all concerts for Full-Time Students under the age of 30 (contingent on availability). Rush tickets are available at the door before the performance and may be claimed by presenting a valid student ID.

$12 Presto Seats
Unless otherwise noted, $12 Presto Seats are available for every performance. Presto Seats go on sale beginning three weeks prior to each concert. Only a limited number of Presto Seats will be made available – ORDER EARLY! Tickets may only be purchased by calling the Box Office at 216.320.0012 x 1, and assigned seating will be designated by Apollo’s Fire in the B or C price sections; requests for specific seats are not eligible for the discounted rate. Tickets will be held at the door. Patrons are limited to two (2) Presto Seats per event. All sales are final, and Presto Seats may not be exchanged.

Group Discounts
Group discounts are available in price sections B and C and may be purchased by contacting the Box Office. Groups of 10-19 patrons will receive a 10% discount and groups of 20 patrons or more will receive a 20% discount off of the regular ticket price.

Tickets (other than Presto Seats) may be exchanged for other performances in the 2018-2019 subscription series. The box office will charge a $2 per ticket exchange fee as well as the balance for ticket(s) to a more expensive performance, if applicable. Subscribers receive free exchange privileges. All exchanges must be received in the box office no later than 48 hours before the event.

Ticket Donations
If you cannot use your tickets, you may receive acknowledgment for a tax-deductible donation for the value of the tickets. Donated tickets must be returned to the box office at least 48 hours prior to the performance. Ticket purchases are non-refundable.

All programs and artists are subject to change.

Contact: 216-320-0012


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Additional time info:

PRE-CONCERT TALK with violinist Alan Choo and flutist Kathie Stewart, 1 hour before each concert.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


    Bringing the “Fire” to the World’s Stages for 25 Years


First United Methodist Church of Akron

263 E Mill Street, Akron, OH 44333

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Price Options: Discount - Senior, Discount - Student, Discount - Group

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