2016-2017 Concert season: This season we will have 3 different guest conductors, one for each concert.
Conductor: Scott Chaurette
Place: Concert Hall at the Eastern CT State University Fine Arts Instructional Center, Willimantic CT - map to concert hall
Dukas, Fanfare to precede the ballet "La Peri"; Mozart, Piano Concerto No. 26 in D, K. 537 "Coronation", mvt. 3; Bizet, Selections from "L'Arlesienne", Gary Gacksatter, Grouse Creek Symphony
Conductor: Hilarie Clark Moore
Place: Mansfield Middle School Auditorium, Mansfield CT
Verdi, Overture to "Nabucco"; Mascagni, Intermezzo from "Cavalliera Rusticana"; Schubert, Symphony No. 8 in b, D. 759 "Unfinished"; piec performed by the Windham Regional Arts Council Young Artist Competition winner, TBA
Conductor: Kyle Wernke
Grainger, Immovable Do; Copland, Our Town; Schumann, Symphony No. 3 in E-flat, Op. 97 "Rhenish"
See the poster Fall '16
Last season's concerts:
Liszt, Les Preludes; Faure, Pavanne; Kabalevsky Violin Concerto mvmt. 1 featuring the Windham Regional Arts Council Competition winner, Kayla De Caprio, violin ; Hindemith, Sinfonische Metamorphosen
See the poster Spring '16
Weber, Overture to "Der Freischutz"; Various songs ("Hello Young Lovers", "My Funny Valentine") as well as Bellini "Qui La Voce" featuring Dr. Emily Riggs, soprano; Vaughan Williams, English Folk Song Suite; Strauss, Blue Danube Waltzes
See the poster Winter '16
Program notes coming soon!
Bach, Concerto for Two Violins (mvmt. 1); Suzuki pieces (TBA) featuring local music students; Vaughan Williams, Concerto Grosso (for strings); Humperdink, Selections from "Hansel & Gretel"; Leroy Anderson Sleigh Ride; Irving Berlin White Christmas
See the poster Holiday '15
Read the program notes Holiday '15
Rossini, Overture to "An Italian in Algiers"; Dvorak, Violin Concerto - Solomiya Ivakiv, soloist (http://solomiyaivakhiv.com/) ; Anderson, Belle of the Ball; Grieg, Peer Gynt Suite No. 1
See the poster
Read the program notes Fall '15