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concerts, dance

The concert program

    Baroque and Classical Trios runs Aug.1 at Blessed Sacrament in Seattle and Aug. 2 at St. Thomas in Medina. Harpsichord and flute music from Renaissance and Baroque Italy will play on Aug. 5-6 at 8 p.m. Call 525-2216.

   Kjerringa med Staven will perform a Norwegian dance at the Leif Erikson Hall at 8 p.m. on Aug. 1. Call 402-4582.

   It's Mozart Weekend on Aug. 3 and 4 at 2 p.m. For information, call 527-8839.

   Giuseppe Verdi's La traviata is now playing at the Seattle Opera House. Upcoming performances are July 31, and Aug. 3, 6, 8, and 10. Call 292-ARTS or 800-426-1619 for tickets.

   The Seattle Opera's presentation of Tristan und Isolde will premiere in July, 1998. Ticket orders are not being taken at this time, but a priority mailing list is being set up. Notify by mail: Seattle Opera; Tristan tickets; P.O. Box 9248; Seattle, WA 98109.

Outdoor concerts cool off summer

   Cottage Lake Park: Hear everything from big band music to today's rock when the Northshore/Shoreline Jr. Jazz Band plays Aug. 1 at 7 p.m., NE Woodinville/Duvall Rd. at 188th NE. Bring a late picnic supper, a blanket, and a few pillows. Call 296- 4258.

   Music in the Park: Bring a picnic and find a comfortable spot on the lawn, riverbank, or picnic table facing the floating stage at the Park at Bothell Landing Aug. 2, 6:30 p.m., to hear the Sammamish Sublimation Band bring back the nostalgia of an early Bothell community band. Sponsor is Shannon's Flowers & Gifts. Call 486-3256 or 487-2441.

   Chateau Ste. Michelle: Al Jarreau will perform Aug. 3, 7 p.m. The Bellevue Philharmonic Orchestra plays Aug. 4, 1:30 p.m. Call 488-3300.

   Redmond Arts in the Park: The Faustwork Mask Theater will perform The Mask Woman Aug. 2 from noon to 1 p.m. at Anderson Park in Redmond (recommended for ages 7 and up). The Chaspen Chamber Ensemble performs Aug. 4 from 6-7 p.m. at the Redmond Municipal Campus. Sonando plays Latin jazz Aug. 7 at Safeco, 4909 156th Ave. NE. Call 556-2350.