Britt Festival Orchestra: Scheherazade and Joshua Roman at Britt Festival Pavilion

Britt Festival Pavilion & Gardens, Jacksonville, Oregon



Britt Festival Orchestra at



Britt Festival Orchestra: Scheherazade and Joshua Roman

Britt Festival Pavilion & Gardens

Ladies and gentlemen, prepare your senses for a night steeped in musical magnificence! The Britt Festival Pavilion & Gardens proudly presents an evening with the revered Britt Festival Orchestra, featuring the world-famous cellist Joshua Roman and the enchanting symphonic suite Scheherazade on Thursday, June 27th, 2024, in Jacksonville, Oregon.

Be whisked away by Joshua Roman, a visionary in the realm of classical music, whose virtuosic skills have dazzled audiences across the USA. His commanding performances of pieces like "Riding Light" have cemented his place as a foremost innovator of the cello. On this special night, he joins forces with the Britt Festival Orchestra to deliver a breathtaking experience.

Embark on an odyssey with Scheherazade, a lyrical masterpiece that will transport you to the heart of Oriental folklore. The orchestra's rendition promises to unfold the entertaining tales of the Arabian Nights through their melodious awe-inspiring narrative.

With tickets starting at $79, your opportunity to witness these prodigious talents is here. Do not delay; secure your passage to an evening of splendid music. Purchase your tickets now and ensure your place in what promises to be a celebration of symphonic grandeur.

The Britt Festival Orchestra 2024 Season

Get ready for three weeks of thrilling outdoor programming in historic Jacksonville, Oregon, June 13–29, 2024, as the Britt Festival Orchestra (BFO) unveils its 2024 season. This 62nd season of the Orchestra, conducted by Guest Conductor Alexandra Arrieche and Artistic Advisor Peter Bay, features both popular classical pieces and scores from popular films. The season showcases four exceptional soloists: Gabriela Montero on piano, Geneva Lewis on violin, Alex Gonzalez on violin, and Joshua Roman on cello. Montero performs Grieg's Piano Concerto, Lewis plays Beethoven's Violin Concerto, and Gonzalez performs John Corigliano's Chaconne from The Red Violin.


The Britt Festival Orchestra's rendition of Scheherazade taps into Rimsky-Korsakov's genius, bringing to life the bewitching stories from the "One Thousand and One Nights." Each note a tale of adventure and romance, leaving audiences spellbound by the shifting and passionate expression within this orchestral masterpiece.

Joshua Roman

Joshua Roman, a cellist celebrated for his expansive repertoire and engaging lyricism, garners attention with each stroke of his bow. His laurels, including the prestigious position of principal cellist with the Seattle Symphony at merely 22 and his notable TED Fellowship, testify to a career studded with innovation and acclaim.

Britt Festival Pavilion & Gardens Information

For lovers of the arts, the Britt Festival Pavilion & Gardens is a sanctuary of sound delight. situated in Jacksonville, Oregon, this historic venue provides an excellent concert setting with a capacity of 2,200 that includes 949 numbered bench-style seats and additional lawn seating. For any queries, please reach out to the venue directly.

Ticket Information

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About the Venue

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Britt Festival Pavilion & Gardens

Britt Festival Pavilion & Gardens, Jacksonville, Oregon, 97530, US