The 2017-2018 Season: Hear and Now


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Orchestra on Fire

October 22, 2017 | 3:30 pm | Northside College Prep

Handel’s spirited music for an outdoor celebration, and Stravinsky’s magical and exotic fairy tale that is bursting with color and rhythm.

Handel: Music for the Royal Fireworks

Grieg: Piano Concerto | Patrick Godon, Piano  

Gershwin: Lullaby

Stravinsky: The Firebird Suite


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February 25, 2018 | 3:30 pm | Northside College Prep

Mozart composed this symphony for his friend, Sigmund Haffner.  Elgar wrote each variation to represent his friends.

Bates: Mothership

Mozart: Symphony No. 35 “Haffner”

Elgar: Enigma Variations


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Reimagined & Reinvented

April 15, 2018 | 3:30 pm | Northside College Prep

Be amazed by these different viewpoints on the same ideas and listen to a violin concerto played instead by an oboe!

Pachelbel: Canon

Daugherty: Pachelbel’s Key

Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto in E Minor | Jennet Ingle, Oboe

Bernstein: Symphonic Dances from West Side Story

Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet Overture


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Pipe Dreams

June 2, 2018 | 7:30 pm | Northside College Prep
June 3, 2018 | 3:00 pm | Carl Schurz High School

Bach’s grand and powerful work played by orchestra was originally written for the organ, and Saint-Saëns included the organ in his magnificent and exciting symphony.

Bach: Toccata and Fugue in D Minor

Bruch: Violin Concerto in G | Joshua Brown, Violin  

Saint- Saëns: Symphony No. 3 “Organ”