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Farmer/Conductor Michael Schmidt conducts today at 2:30 pm in Aurora

Raw milk advocate and farmer Michael Schmidt will be displaying his more cultural side today in a performance at Aurora’s Pandora’s Box Salon series:

Michael Schmidt, a conductor who is outstanding in his field, in more ways than one!

Guest conductor, farmer and Renaissance man Michael Schmidt will lead the Aurora Salon Chamber Orchestra in music from “Forrest Gump” and “The Mission”.  Handel’s Harp Concerto and Mozart’s Oboe Quartet will resonate in the beautiful acoustics of Brevik Hall, and usher in the spring. Newmarket’s own Radley August will dance the role of Forrest, and celebrity author Margaret Webb will read from her book “Apples to Oysters: a food lover’s tour of Canadian Farms”, and sign books too! Continue reading

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