A Box of Valentines



Philharmonia Northwest celebrates Valentine’s Day with a performance of “Love Stories” on February 15th. Learn more about the turbulence and romance of these pieces by clicking on the titles, and enjoy our special, hand-crafted Valentine’s Day messages from Bizet to Wagner!





Mascagni: Intermezzo from Cavalleria Rusticana

 
 
 
 



Long Story Short

Good boy disintegrates when he meets the wrong girl.

The Full Story

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Bizet: Carmen Suite

 
 
 
 



Long Story Short

A birthday present for his beloved.

The Full Story

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Wagner: Siegfried Idyll

 
 
 
 


Long Story Short

A love letter to his wife.

The Full Story

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Mahler: Adagietto from Symphony No. 5