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Concert in the Park

Thursday, August 24, 2017 at 6:30 pm

Pine Lake Park
228th Ave SE and SE 24th St
Sammamish, WA 98075

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Other Performances

Friday, August 25, 2017 at 7:30 pm

Village Theater
303 Front Street North
Issaquah, WA 98027

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On this day, July 22nd


  • Cecil Effinger, American composer, in 1914.
  • Louis Gruenberg, Russian-American composer, in 1884.

Beethoven was completely deaf by the time he wrote his ninth symphony. He conducted the orchestra at the premiere and although the audience gave a standing ovation at the end of the work, Beethoven didn't realize it until someone turned him to face the audience.