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Symphony N.H. kicks off 18-19 season with Mark and Maggie O'Connor / Concord Monitor

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Symphony N.H. will begin its 2018-19 season "Celebrating Mozart" in Concord with guest conductor Scott Parkman and guest performers Grammy- and Country Music Award-winning violinist Mark O'Connor with Maggie O'Connor. The performance will be Sunday at the Concord City Auditorium at 3 p.m. There will also be a performance in Nashua at the Keefe Center for the Arts on Saturday at 8 p.m.

Mark will play his "Concerto for Fiddle and Orchestra" and a duet with his wife, Maggie, "Strings and Threads for Two Violins." A member of the powerhouse bluegrass band Strength in Numbers, O'Connor has gone on to collaborate and record with bluegrass and classical music titans like Yo-Yo Ma, Edgar Meyer, Renée Fleming, and more. Mark and his wife Maggie perform nationwide together as a duo, as well as members of the Mark O'Connor Band and on tour with the Zac Brown Band. The program will also include Mozart's Impresario Overture and Tchaikovsky's Fifth Symphony.

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