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Posted on: September 26, 2014

[ARCHIVED] Butte Symphony launches season Saturday; soprano to perform

The Butte Symphony will be joined by virtuoso soprano Gina Lapka in Hector Berlioz’s "Nuit de Ete" ("Summer Nights") and Manuel de Falla’s "Seven Popular Spanish Songs" at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 27, in the Mother Lode Theatre, 316 W. Park St.

The orchestra will also play pieces by Elgar, Gabrieli and Mendelssohn.

A native of Missoula, Lapka is a private voice instructor and general director of the Montana Lyric Opera Co. She enjoys a career in concert, opera, and recital, appearing as soprano soloist with the Big Sky Telemann Festival, the Missoula Symphony Orchestra, and the UM Symphony Orchestra in works such as Barber’s Prayers of Kierkegaard, Kodály's Te Deum, and Strauss’ Vier letzte Lieder.

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