JOIN TEMECULA VALLEY SYMPHONY as we dedicate this very special concert to all of our Veterans!
Featuring Vocalist Emily Chelsea (Goedken)
This concert is Sponsored by the City of Temecula
WINTER from THE FOUR SEASONS – Antonio Vivaldi
Featuring Special Guest Soloist, YuEun Gemma Kim, Violin
TWAS the NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS – arr. by Bill Holcombe
Narrated by Bruce Clausen
CHRISTMAS at the MOVIES – arr. by Bob Krogstad
THE BELLS of CHRISTMAS – arr. by Bob Korgstad
HANNUKAH OVERTURE for STRINGS & CLARINET SOLO – Adam Shugar
Featuring Mark Brownlee, Clarinet
STILLE NACHT (“Silent Night”) – Mannheim Steamroller
Featuring Gina Wingfield, Cello
CHRISTMAS MEDLEY – arr. by Brian Sadler
JINGLE BELLS FOREVER – James Pierpont
(in the style of John Philip Sousa)
IRVING BERLIN’S WHITE CHRISTMAS MEDLEY
Featuring Guest Vocalists, to be announced
Join the Chorus and guest instrumentalists for this memorable evening of both festive and reflective holiday music, spanning the ancient to the contemporary, from a variety of traditions and cultures, with plenty of old favorites as well as some newer gems.
Join Temecula Valley Youth Symphony, Jr. Youth Symphony, and Prelude Beginning Strings as they present HOLIDAY MAGIC!
Music programming is still being finalized. Here are just a few of the selections you can expect to enjoy. Come celebrate the magic of the holidays with us.
A CHRISTMAS FESTIVAL
A HOLST CHRISTMAS
A BACH CHRISTMAS
FANFARE for the COMMON MAN – Aaron Copland
Brass and Percussion
CARMEN FANTASY for FLUTE & ORCHESTRA (themes from “Carmen”) – Georges Bizet
Full Orchestra featuring Kate Prestia-Schaub, Flute
SEXTET for PIANO & WOODWIND QUINTET – Francis Poulenc
TWO BAGATELLES – Alfred Reed
Brass Ensemble with Percussion
DIVERTIMENTO NO. 2 in D major, K. 131 – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Chamber Orchestra: Flute, Oboe, Bassoon, 4 Horns & Strings
SERENADE to MUSIC – Ralph Vaughan Williams
SPONSORS: Robert & Elaine Culverhouse and Rose Cook
NOTE: This event is not open to the public, only to applicants of the Concerto Competition.
The Temecula Valley Symphony is holding a Young Artist Competition on March 11, 2018 (Sun.) and will select three winners who will each receive cash prizes:
1st place $400, 2nd place $300 and 3rd place $200.
The audition committee will select one or two winners to perform one movement of their concerto with the Symphony, live in concert, on Saturday, April 14, 2018 at 2:00 pm in Murrieta, CA at the “Mediterranean Odyssey” concert.
This show presents nearly thirty Beatles tunes sung, played, and performed exactly as they were written. Hear Penny Lane with a live trumpet section; experience the beauty of Yesterday with an acoustic guitar and string quartet; and enjoy the rock classics of The Beatles.
From early Beatles music on through the solo years, Classical Mystery Tour is the best of The Beatles like you’ve never heard them, with a live orchestra!
They’ve performed with Pacific Symphony, San Diego Symphony, the Atlanta Symphony, and San Francisco Symphony and now CLASSICAL MYSTERY TOUR IS COMING TO TEMECULA!
SPONSORED in part by The Truax Family of Companies/strong>
LADY OF SPAIN – Tolchard Evans, arr. Carmen Dragon
ESPANA CANI – Pascual Marquina Narro
Featuring Herlinda Lopez Woolbert & Lynneta Ruth from Flamenco del Sol
CASABLANCA SUITE – Max Steiner
LAWRENCE of ARABIA – Maurice Jarre
ROMAN CARNIVAL OVERTURE – Hector Berlioz
This concert also features the 1st and 2nd Place WINNERS of the 2018 YOUNG ARTIST COMPETITION
SPONSORS: Roy Bailey, Wendy North, and Al Ball
Take part in a musical celebration and exploration of the unique ability of poetry and song to transcend barriers and unite us around our shared humanity. This choral concert of wide-ranging musical variety will invite you to experience, appreciate, and even partake in the joy and power of joined voices.
TEMECULA VALLEY SYMPHONY & CHORUS close the 2017-2018 Season with Verdi’s Triumphal March from “Aida”
VERDI’S TRIUMPHAL MARCH from AIDA
THEME from MAGNIFICENT SEVEN – Elmer Bernstein
PRINCESS LEIA’S THEME – John Williams
Selections from SPARTACUS – Aram Khachaturian
SPECIAL FEATURED WORK: FANFARE for LIFE – Kimo Williams
Commissioned by AT&T. This performance is sponsored in part by the United States Veterans Arts Program (usvap.org) providing art resources to veterans.
Veterans have the option to request free admission to this concert program.
SPONSOR: Barbara L. Anderson and Al Ball