Symphony Orchestra

Symphony Orchestra members are advanced junior high and high school musicians.  The orchestra’s repertoire tackles more advanced works, from classics to modern and even new works by area composers.

Recent repertoire

Farandole from L’Arlesienne Suite #2 Bizet
Graciela y Buenos Aires for Cello Solo and Strings Bragato
Ann Griffin, Cello
Concerto in G Major for Viola and Strings Telemann
Largo
Allegro
Andante
Presto
Sequenza for Solo Viola (1967) Berio
Doyle Armbrust, Viola
Rumanian Rhapsody No. 1 Enesco
March of the Meistersingers Wagner/ Herfurth
Overture to Russlan and Ludmilla Glinka
Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring Bach / Roberts
Water Music Suite Handel / Harty
Allegro
Allegro Deciso
Concerto for Piano and Orchestra “Yellow River” Xian Xinghai
Yellow River Boatman’s Song
Ode to the Yellow River
Defend the Yellow River
Yang Jing, Piano
Caproccio Espangnol Rimsky-Korsakoff
Alborada
Variazioni
Alborado
Scena e canto Gitano
Fandango asturiano
Fanfare for the Common Man Copland
Symphony No. 3 in C Minor Saint-Saens
Poco Adagio
Allegro
Timothy Sleep, organ
Light Calvary Overture von Suppe
Carnival of Venice Arban
Carnival of the Animals Saint-Saens
Concertino for Clarinet and Orchestra, Op. 26 Weber
Sir Lee Morgan, clarinet
Berceuse and Finale from “The Firebird” Suite  Stravinsky
March Slave Tschaikovsky / Herfurth

What's new?

This is our last regular rehearsal at Mill Street school.  Please note our next rehearsal is at Wentz Hall, 171 E. Chicago St. Naperville, IL 60540. We are down to our last couple of rehearsals, please make sure you are ready with all your concert attire and any extra equipment for your instrument (extra strings…)   Next Rehearsal: Monday, December 5                     Regular rehearsal schedule   Monday, December 12                   Rehearsal at WENTZ Hall, note TIME change Concert Orchestra                           6:00 – 7:30 pm Symphony Orchestra                      8:00 – 9:30 pm   Wednesday, December 14            Symphony rehearsal ONLY at WENTZ Hall, 7:00 – 9:00 pm   Monday, December 19                   NO REHEARSAL December 19- January 8 WINTER BREAK Monday, January 9                          First rehearsal of 2017   December 15 Concert:  Wentz Hall at 8:00 pm Call Times: Concert [...]

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