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      2015-2016 Season



Emily Ray

Conductor

   

 
Enjoy our concerts at
the Le Petit Trianon
in San Jose
 

 

 

Our Twentieth Anniversay Season

SEASON OF CELEBRATION

Bringing spirited performances of classical and contemporary music to Silicon Valley audiences, MCOSJ offers four performances for the 2015-2016 season.

Concert Locations:

Le Petit Trianon, 72 N. 5th Street, San Jose
   for 3:30pm Sunday concerts on September 27th, and February 7th.

San Jose First United Methodist Church, 24 N. Fifth Street, San Jose
   for 3:30pm Sunday concert on November 8th.

California Theatre, 345 South 1st Street, San Jose
   for 3:00pm Sunday concert on May 15th.

Five Wounds Portuguese National Church, 1375 E. Santa Clara St., San Jose
   for 3:00pm Sunday Portuguese concert on June 12th.


 
How Suite It Is September 27, 2015, 3:30pm
Le Petit Trianon
 
  Alexander Aisenbergviolinist
About Alexander Aisenberg
 
   
Felix Mendelssohn Violin Concerto in e minor
Edward Elgar Serenade for Strings
   Guest performers from Prospect High School
Gioacchino Rossini Overture to La Cenerentola
Antonín Dvořák Czech Suite
Béla Bartók Rumanian Folk Dances
   Mark Kerback, guest conductor
 

 
November Dreams November 8, 2015, 3:30pm
San Jose First United Methodist Church
 
  Adam Markspianist
About Adam Marks
 
   
Ludwig van Beethoven Piano Concerto No 3 in c, op. 37
Christopher Theofanidis Dreamtime Ancestors  West Coast Premiere
Alexandre Tansman Variations on a Theme of Frescobaldi
   Guest performers from Piedmont Hills High School
Johannes Brahms Allegretto grazioso from Symphony no. 2
 

 
Classical vs. Contemporary February 7, 2016, 3:30pm
Le Petit Trianon
 
  Sara Davis Buechnerpianist
About Sara Davis Buechner
 
   
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Piano Concerto no. 13 in C, K. 415
Nancy Bloomer Deussen Journey of the Heart  World Premiere
Franz Joseph Haydn Symphony no. 99 in E-flat
Jim Bersano Pizzicato grazioso and Valse "Joie de Vivre"
   from Music for Strings  World premiere
   Guest performers from Evergreen Valley High School
 

 
Joy from Planet Earth to the Firmament May 15, 2016, 3:00pm
California Theatre
   
 
Photo credit: Ellen Appel,Van Cliburn Foundation May 2014
Jon Nakamatsupianist
About Jon Nakamatsu
   
Lee Actor Piano Concerto no. 2  World Premiere
Henry Mollicone A Song for our Planet
Ludwig van Beethoven Symphony no. 9 in d, op. 125
   with San Jose Symphonic Choir  directed by Leroy Kromm
 
For this concert only, tickets are available from the California Theatre Box Office:  (408) 286-2600 x23
Prices:
In advance - $30 general, $25 senior/student/military
At the door - $35 general, $30 senior/student/military
 

 
Music of Portugal June 12, 2016, 3:00pm
Five Wounds Church
Program TBD
   
 

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MCOSJ
Program Highlights

Click on video to view samples from April 11, 2015 concert.
MCOSJ
Program Highlights

Click on video to view samples from April 11, 2015 concert.
MCOSJ
Program Highlights

Click on video to view samples from November 2, 2013 concert.
MCOSJ
Program Highlights

Click on video to view samples from typical program.


 

Special Thanks!

Concerts are supported, in part, by
a Cultural Affairs grant from the
City of San José,
a grant from the
Farrington Historical Foundation
and by grants from
Silicon Valley Creates,
in partnership with the
County of Santa Clara and the
National Endowment for the Arts.






 
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Concerts are supported, in part, by a Cultural Affairs grant from the City of San José, an Applied Materials Excellence in the Arts Grant, and by a grant from Silicon Valley Creates, in partnership with the County of Santa Clara and the National Endowment for the Arts.

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