Blue Hill Meteorological Observatory, located at the top of a scenic mountain range south of Boston, is a unique American institution. Founded in 1885 by Abbott Lawrence Rotch as a private scientific center for the study and measurement of the atmosphere, it was the site of many pioneering weather experiments and discoveries. The earliest kite soundings of the atmosphere in North America in the 1890s and the development of the radiosonde in the 1930s occurred at this historic site.
Celebrating their 64th season, the Quincy Symphony Orchestra offers free admission to this performance of MOZART Overture to Don Giovanni, K. 527, DANZI Symphonie Concertante in B-flat major for Flute, Clarinet and Orchestra, Op. 41 featuring guest artists Rosemarie Hinkle (flute) and Torbin Hansen (clarinet) and BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 7 in A major, Op. 92.
The hall opens to allow seating approximately 30 minutes prior to the scheduled performance time.