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32nd Season (2016–2017)


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Weill / Brecht

Kids are Free!

September 24, 2016
7:30 p.m.

Subscription concert
Pre-concert lecture at 6:30 p.m.
Cañada College Main Theater
4200 Farm Hill Blvd, Redwood City

  • Weill & Brecht: The Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny
      in English, with supertitles
      directed by Phil Lowery

Family Halloween Concert
October 30, 2016, 3 p.m.

Not included in season subscription
Cañada College Main Theater
4200 Farm Hill Blvd, Redwood City

Adults and children come in costume!
The event begins with our famous Tour of the Orchestra

  • Mancini: Baby Elephant Walk
  • Elfman: Theme from Batman
  • Saint-Saëns: Finale from the “Organ” Symphony (excerpt)
  • Mussorgsky: Night on Bald Mountain
  • A Sousa march (to be announced) conducted by ten lucky* children
    *Raffle tickets available for purchase at the concert

Gustav Mahler

Kim

Kids are Free!

November 19, 2016, 8 p.m.

Subscription concert
Pre-concert lecture at 7 p.m.
Cañada College Main Theater
4200 Farm Hill Blvd, Redwood City

  • Stookey: Mahl/er/werk
  • Elgar: Cello Concerto
      with Jonah Kim, cello
  • Elfman: Theme from Batman
      with Kristin Link, conductor
  • Saint-Saëns: Symphony No. 3 (“Organ”)

Jon Mulvey

Shoebotham

Kids are Free!

February 11, 2017, 8 p.m.
Thomas Shoebotham,
guest conductor

Subscription concert
Pre-concert lecture at 7 p.m.
Cañada College Main Theater
4200 Farm Hill Blvd, Redwood City

  • Vaughan Williams: Five Variants of Dives and Lazarus
  • Pärt: Ludus from Tabula Rasa
      with Heather Katz and Danny Coward, violins
  • Strauss: Alpine Symphony

Doug McCracken / Miranda Liu

Liu

Kids are Free!

April 8, 2017, 8 p.m.

Subscription concert
Pre-concert lecture at 7 p.m.
Cañada College Main Theater
4200 Farm Hill Blvd, Redwood City

  • Herrmann: Overture to North by Northwest
  • Britten: Violin Concerto
      with Miranda Liu, violin
  • Takemitsu: Verse, Rainbow, Palma
      with Peter Stahl, oboe d'amore, and Jon Mulvey, guitar
  • Harrison: Symphony No. 3

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Honma

Kids are Free!

June 3, 2017, 8 p.m.

Subscription concert
Pre-concert lecture at 7 p.m.
Cañada College Main Theater
4200 Farm Hill Blvd, Redwood City

  • Higdon: Concerto for Orchestra
  • Elfman: Ice Dance from Edward Scissorhands
  • Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 2
    with Tamami Honma, piano

Courthouse Square

Free Outdoor Concert, 7 p.m.
June 24, 2017

Not included in season subscription
Courthouse Square
2200 Broadway, Redwood City

  • Bernstein: March from The Great Escape
  • Silvestri: Music from Back to the Future
  • Elfman: Ice Dance from Edward Scissorhands
  • Williams: Music from Jaws
  • Mancini: Baby Elephant Walk from Hatari
  • Rosza: Parade of the Charioteers from Ben Hur


Disney

 

Summer Pops, 7 p.m.
Around the World With Disney
July 22, 2017

Not included in season subscription
Cañada College Main Theater
4200 Farm Hill Blvd, Redwood City

  • Magical Music of Disney
      Music from Aladdin, Beauty and the Beast,
      Mary Poppins,
    The Little Mermaid,
      Pirates of the Caribbean
    , and more,
      accompanied by film clips and stills

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2016–17 Highlights

Weill & Brecht
The Rise and Fall
of the City of Mahagonny

Strauss
Alpine Symphony

Saint-Saëns
Organ Symphony

Elgar
Cello Concerto

Higdon
Concerto for Orchestra

Mechem
Symphony No. 2



Soloists & Guests

Jonah Kim
Miranda Liu
Jon Mulvey
Tamami Honma
Thomas Shoebotham