2018 Trip: A Musical Odyssey in the Mediterranean
AN APPLAUSE TRAVEL FUNDRAISER TO
BENEFIT BRECKENRIDGE MUSIC
GREECE, SICILY & ITALY ABOARD THE DELUXE LE BOUGAINVILLE | SEPTEMBER 18–27, 2019
WITH PONANT YACHT CRUISES AND EXPEDITIONS
Experience some of the loveliest destinations in the Mediterranean with
a series of private recitals by four world-class chamber musicians. From
Classical Greece to Imperial Rome, discover important sites along the
way—sacred Patmos, where John the Evangelist recorded his visions of
the apocalypse; the Apollo’s Oracle at Delphi, where men came to learn
their fate; Olympia’s Sanctuary of Zeus, home to the Panhellenic Games;
the Greek theater in Taormina overlooking Mount Etna; Pompeii, the
Roman resort and spa both destroyed and preserved by the eruption of
Vesuvius in 79 A.D.
To witness these iconic sites is in itself an extraordinary experience. To
do so in the company of world-class performing artists is an irresistible
proposition. The artists—violinist Kristin Lee, cellist Nicholas Canellakis,
pianist Michael Brown, and flutist Jasmine Choi—were personally invited
by the artistic director of this special voyage, Michael Parloff, who chose
these four not just for their superb talent, but also for their affable
– Enjoy a series of exclusively-designed, private concerts aboard ship by our
collection of world-class chamber musicians.
– Explore Athens’ Acropolis during a pre-cruise sightseeing tour.
– A private concert in the Duomo, Cathedral of Taormina, featuring our
– Optional excursions to iconic sites in the Mediterranean including: The
Monastery of St. John on Patmos; The Oracle of Apollo at Delphi; The
Greek Temple at Taormina; Olympia; and Pompeii.
Prestige Staterooms, Deck 4: $4,904
Prestige Staterooms, Deck 5: $5,100
Prestige Staterooms, Deck 6: $5,303
Deluxe Suites: $7,018
Privilege Suites: $10,014
Grand Deluxe Suites: $10,910
For additional information, please see the Ponant website: PONANT.COM
Or contact Hills Travel Service at 727-822-4829, Monday–Friday, 9AM–5PM EST, and
identify yourself as an interested traveler with the Breck Music Applause group.