The final weekend of the Deer Valley® Music Festival features the Cannoneers of the Wasatch as they join the Utah Symphony for its traditional performance of Tchaikovsky’s 1812 Overture! led by Associate Conductor Rei Hotoda with live cannon fire on Friday, August 4, 2017. In addition to this perennial favorite, Utah native pianist Andrew Staupe performs Tchaikovsky’s Piano Concerto No. 1 with the Utah Symphony.
The Deer Valley® Music Festival (DVMF) is Utah Symphony | Utah Opera’s (USUO) summer home in the mountain resort town of Park City, Utah. The 2017 festival marks the 14th season of providing chamber music, classical, and pops offerings in several venues: the Deer Valley Resort Snow Park Outdoor Amphitheater, St. Mary’s Church, and salon events in private homes in the Park City area. The goal of the Deer Valley® Music Festival is to be renowned for consistently delivering a high quality and musically diverse experience in casual settings of unparalleled natural beauty.
Rei Hotoda, conductor
Andrew Staupe, piano
Cannoneers of the Wasatch