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2016-2017 Season Announced!

The Beatles and Friends: Saturday, Oct. 1, 2016 7:00pm

Your favorite Beatles selections in lavish arrangements for symphony orchestra, including Hello, Goodbye; Ticket to Ride; Penny Lane; Yesterday; I Want to Hold Your Hand; Hard Day’s Night, and Can’t Buy Me Love.  Also featuring The Tower Chorale and superb choral settings of music by the Beatles, Billy Joel and selections from “The Lion King” by Elton John.


Brass Blowout II: Sunday, Nov. 13, 2016 3:00pm Featuring Gene Pokorny of the CSO, Tuba

Giuseppe Verdi : Overture to La Forza del destino

Ralph Vaughan Williams: Concerto for Tuba and Orchestra

Terry Everson: “Son of ESO Brass Fanfare Project”

Vasily Kalinnikov: Symphony No. 1 in G minor

1, 2, 3, 4 Baroque! Saturday, Jan. 22, 2017 3:00pm

J.S. Bach: Concerto for Harpsichord in A major

Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto for Two Cellos in G minor, RV 531

J.S. Bach: Concerto for Flute, Violin & Harpsichord, BWV1044

Vivaldi/Bach: Concerto for Four Violins, Op. 3, No. 10


Latin Sensations: Saturday, Mar. 11, 2017 7:00pm Featuring Colin Davin, guitar

Arturo Marquez: Danzón No. 2

Joaquín Rodrigo: Concerto de Aranjuz

Darius Milhaud: Le Bouef sur le toit (The Bull on the Roof)

Heitor Villa-Lobos: Bachianas Basileiras No. 9

George Gershwin: Cuban Overture 


Sibelius, Grieg & Brahms: Saturday, May 6, 2017 7:00pm   Featuring Adam Nieman, piano & Stanger Young Artist Winner Karisa Chiu

Jean Sibelius: Violin Concerto in D minor, Op. 47 (1st Mvmt.)

Edvard Grieg: Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 16

Johannes Brahms: Symphony No. 1 in C minor, Op. 68




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