Mission Chamber Orchestra

2001-2002 Season

Saturday, October 6, 2001, 8:00 pm

Le Petit Trianon

72 N. 5th St., San Jose, CA

Pip Clarke, violinist


Karidoyanes: Cafe Neon (west coast premiere)

W.A. Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 5 in A

Horwood: Three Interludes

Arriaga: Symphony in D minor

Bartok: Rumanian Folk Dances

Saturday, October 27, 2001, 8:00 pm

Sun Microsystems Auditorium

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Borodin: Overture and Polovtsian Dances from "Prince Igor"

Tchaikovsky: Chorus of Peasant Girls and Waltz Scene from "Eugene Onegin"

Mussorgsky: Coronation Scene from "Boris Gudonov"

Wagner: Pilgrims' Chorus from "Tannhaeuser"

Weber: Overture to "Der Freischuetz"

Puccini: O mio babbino caro from "Gianni Schicchi"

Verdi: Witches' Song from "MacBeth"

Puccini: Humming Chorus from "Madama Butterfly"

Rimsky-Korsakov: Procession of the Nobles from "Mlada"

Donizetti: Chorus of Wedding guests from "Lucia di Lamermoor"

Gounod: Soldiers' Chorus from "Faust"

Lehar: Vilia from "Merry Widow"

Offenbach: Doll Song from "Tales of Hoffman"


Featuring the San Jose Symphonic Choir and soprano Robyn Garcia, winner of the 2001 Russian Music Competition of San Jose.

Tickets for this concert are $18 General and $15 Student/Senior with a $3 discount for advance purchase.

Saturday, February 2, 2002, 8:00 pm

Le Petit Trianon

72 N. 5th St., San Jose, CA

Aileen Chanco, pianist


Britten: Simple Symphony

R. Strauss: Suite, op. 4

Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 1

This Mission Chamber Orchestra flyer contains more information about this concert.

Sunday, March 3, 2002, 7:00 pm

The Stage Theater

490 S. First St., San Jose

Kurt Rodarmer, guitarist


Horwood: National Park Suite

W.A. Mozart: Symphony no. 41, "Jupiter"

Rodrigo: Concierto de Aranjuez


This performance of the Mission Chamber Orchestra is part of San Jose's Downtown Arts Series for 2002. All tickets are $12. Tickets are for reserved seats only; purchase in advance to assure the best seats...

This Mission Chamber Orchestra flyer contains more information about this concert.

Sunday, April 28, 2002, 7:00 pm

Le Petit Trianon

72 N. 5th St., San Jose, CA

"Harmony, Humor, and Health"

Special lecture on the health benefits of music and laughter by Bill Michaelis begins at 4:00 pm, followed by a Laughter Workout. A light dinner precedes the 7:00 concert of joyful music. Join us for this stressbuster event! Presented jointly with the PlaneTree Health Library.


Irina Prilipko-Morgan, pianist


Kimbell: Arcadian Symphony

Beethoven: Symphony no. 4

Haydn: Piano Concerto no. 2 in D

Tickets for this concert:

Lecture/laughter workout: $15
Dinner: $15 (Dinner tickets must be purchased in advance)
Concert: $15 general, $10 students/seniors, $40 family
Entire event (lecture and workout, dinner, concert): $36

Sunday, June 9, 2002, 3:00 pm

San Jose Museum of Art

110 S. Market St., San Jose, CA

Mission Chamber Orchestra String Ensemble performance with the Falsafi Guitar Duo.

Admission is $5 at the door. For more information about this performance, please call (408) 293-6060.

Saturday, August 10, 2002, 4:00 pm

Big Basin Redwoods State Park

Program:

Mozart: Eine Kleine Nachtmusik (1st mvmt)

Dvorak: Serenade (1st mvmt)

Britten: Simple Symphony (3rd and 4th mvmts)

Genzmer: Sinfonietta

Respighi: Ancient Airs and Dances (1st and 4th mvmts)

Swedish Dances: Schottish and Mazurka Medleys

Rags: Agitation Rag

Since the day A.P. Hill was inspired by the beauty of the redwoods to establish Big Basin, artists have played a central role in California's oldest State Park. Come enjoy a day at Big Basin and hear the Mission Chamber Orchestra perform at the Campfire center as part of the park's Centennial Summer Performance Series!

Admission to this concert is free (although Big Basin's standard $3 park entry fee may be collected).