SOUTH VALLEY SYMPHONY Concert Series: 2016 – 2017
“Next Generation” will feature talented young musicians living and learning in our community. Tickets are $25 for adults; children and students are free. Buy tickets online or from local outlets listed on the Purchase Tickets page. Tickets are also sold at the Box Office on day of performance one hour prior to the performance.
In collaboration with the Ann Sobrato High School in Morgan Hill, Sobrato Band students will perform Lincolnshire Posy, a piece composed by Percy Grainger for concert band in 1937.
Greg Chambers, Sobrato H.S.Band Director, will treat the audience with his beautiful mastery of the saxophone as he performs the theme music from the 1976 movie “Taxi Driver”.
The lst place winner out of eight contestants for the Al Navaroli Young Musicians’ Competition is 15 year-old . Shown here auditioning on Sat., Jan., 7 2017, Robert will solo with the SVS orchestra and perform the three movements of Bruch’s Violin Concerto #1 in G minor.
Concerto Grosso No. 1 for strings and piano by Ernest Bloch will complete the evening’s performance.
Mark your Calendars and get your tickets for the Music for Mothers Day concert on May 11, 2017 at Mission San Juan Bautista. Entitled “Nature, Life and Love” this concert will bring us to the SVS Season finale. The orchestra will perform selections from Dvorak’s “Songs, My Mother Taught Me”, Debussy’s “Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun” and Beethoven’s “Symphony No. 6, Pastorale”. For a complete list of music please see the 2016-17 Concerts page.
After the concert everyone is invited into the Mission Rose Garden for a wine, cheese and strawberry reception.
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SAVE THE DATE: 4 June, 2017 – Back by popular demand, the Pacific Brass Band will hold its 2nd Annual summer concert at Guglielmo Winery in Morgan Hill. More details will be posted here as they become available.