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June 2017
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Summerfest: A Space Spectacular

2017 UNC REX Healthcare Summerfest
Booth Amphitheatre, Cary
Saturday, June 10, 2017, 7:30pm

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Hear how composers across generations and genres have imagined the mysteries of space in their music. From John Williams’ memorable music for Star Wars and Close Encounters of the Third Kind, to selections from Star Trek and from Holst’s The Planets, this is the perfect family fun program to enjoy under a star-filled sky.

Take pictures with costumed Star Wars characters from the all-volunteer 501st Legion!

Richard Strauss: Fanfare from Also Sprach Zarathustra

Gustav Holst: Mars from The Planets, Op. 32

Josef Strauss: Music of the Spheres, Waltzes, Op. 235

John Williams: Suite from Close Encounters of the Third Kind

Gustav Holst: Jupiter from The Planets

John Williams: Imperial March from Star Wars Suite

Gustav Holst: Uranus from The Planets

John Williams: Adventures on Earth from E.T.

Various Composers/
Arr. Calvin  Custer: Star Trek Through the Years

John Williams: March from Superman

John Williams: Rey's Theme from Star Wars: The Force Awakens

John Williams: Star Wars Suite
           I.  Princess Leia’s Theme
           II. Main Title 



Concert Sponsor: Martin Marietta.

Summerfest Series presented by

UNC REX Healthcare

Co-Sponsored by

Blue Cross Blue Shield of NC

First Citizens Bank

Instrument Zoo Sponsored by
MetLife Foundation

Free Lawn Admission for Children 12 and Under
Sponsored by

Highwoods Properties

Hosted by
Town of Cary

Picnic of the Week Partner
Lowes Foods

Media Partners
Cary Magazine, FOX 50, WRAL.com/TV5, MIX 101.5 WRAL-FM



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