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MUSIC: Seattle trio joins Whatcom Symphony in concert Sunday, March 29, at Mount Baker Theatre

Three soloists from Seattle Symphony — principal cellist Efe Baltacigil, associate concertmaster Emma McGrath, and pianist Jessica Choe — join Whatcom Symphony Orchestra, performing Beethoven’s Triple Concerto in C major, op. 56, at 3 p.m. Sunday, March 29, at Mount Baker Theatre, 104 N. Commercial St.

The program closes with Sibelius’ riveting Second Symphony, celebrating the composer’s 150th anniversary.

Ed Rutschman presents a pre-concert lecture in the theater’s Encore Room one hour prior to the concert. Admission to the lecture is free, but seating is limited.

Music director Yaniv Attar talks about the concert in a video at https://www.facebook.com/WhatcomSymphony or search Whatcom Symphony at vimeo.com.

Tickets are $33 and $39; purchase any adult ticket and receive a free teen ticket for students 12 to 17.

Details: 360-734-6080, mountbakertheatre.com, whatcomsymphony.com.

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