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The Inland Valley Symphony's 2014-2015 Concert Season will consist of six concerts in celebration of its 20th Anniversary. Tickets are on sale NOW for this spectacular platinum year as IVS continues to bring quality classical music and symphonic pops to Southwest Riverside County.

This season the symphony plans to feature exceptional Guest Artists and varied programming that will appeal to all ages. Be sure to sign-up on the symphony's mailing list below or call 760-318-0460 for more information.

IVS will open the season on October 11th with "COMEDY AT THE SYMPHONY" featuring piano humorist Wayland Pickard. IVS will join Wayland in a humorously serious presentation of music performed in the style of Victor Borge, with special tributes to famous "Piano Men" such as Billy Joel, Elton John, Jerry Lee Lewis, Liberace and even Schroeder from Peanuts!

November 11th the Symphony will present a free concert for the City of Temecula in honor of Veteran's Day.

Dec. 13th (Sat.) 2:00 & 7:00 pm,"A SOULFUL CHRISTMAS - IVS continues its annual holiday celebration with a program of heartfelt seasonal favorites. The Sylvia Cotton Singers will delight your senses with stylized Gospel renditions of new and old holiday songs. Enjoy music from Tchaikovsky's "Nutcracker," "Parade of the Wooden Soldiers," "March of the Toys" and the gorgeous "Fantasia On Greensleeves" by Ralph Vaughan Williams featuring flutist Kate Prestia-Schaub.

January 10th, "THE COLORS OF MUSIC" will feature scintillating classical and contemporary music featuring several soloists and ensembles from the Inland Valley Symphony, along with special guest performers!

"ROMANCING THE PIANO" - Feb. 28th, 2:00 pm - Russian pianist Yana Reznik ( the featured soloist who will perform one of the world's most beloved piano concertos, the Rachmaninoff "Piano Concerto No. 2," along with the rarely heard "Variations on a Nursery Tune" by composer Dohnányi, sponsored by IVS patron Al Ball. Wagner and Beethoven fans will enjoy the dramatic Overtures to the operas of "Die Meistersinger" and "Fidelio."

April 18th is BRAVO! "Adventures in Music." Maestro John Mario takes you on an adventurous musical tour with an engaging program for all ages. Experience music with new vision as IVS plays Schubert's "Unfinished Symphony," "William Tell Overture," and selections from "Mary Poppins." Concert highlights will include award-winning concerto performances by the winners of the 2015 Young Artist Competition.

And, on May 30th is the season's amazing closing concert featuring tribute artists Sharon Owens as Barbra Streisand and Sebastian Anzaldo as Frank Sinatra. IVS
"gets into the swing of things" with a program titled "BARBRA & FRANK" - "the Concert That Never Was!" A Vegas-style show right in the heart of Temecula.


CONCERT DATES & VENUES for 2014-2015

OCTOBER 11, 2014 (Sat.) 2:00 pm - "COMEDY AT THE SYMPHONY" - Temecula Valley High School
DECEMBER 13, 2014 (Sat.) 2:00 & 7:00 pm - "A SOULFUL CHRISTMAS" - Murrieta Mesa High School
JANUARY 10, 2015 (Sat.) 2:00 pm - "THE COLORS OF MUSIC" - Grace Presbyterian Church, Temecula
FEBRUARY 28, 2015 (Sat.) 2:00 pm - "ROMANCING THE PIANO" - Temecula Valley High School
APRIL 18, 2015 (Sat.) 2:00 pm - "YOUNG PEOPLE'S CONCERT" - Murrieta Mesa High School
MAY 30, 2015 (Sat.) 2:00 pm - "BARBRA & FRANK" - "THE CONCERT THAT NEVER WAS" - Temecula Valley High School

NOVEMBER 11, 2014 (Tues.) time and venue to be announced
Veteran's Day Concert - "A PATRIOTIC CELEBRATION"
Sponsored by the City of Temecula

JOHN MARIO, Orchestra Conductor for the Jackie Evancho Tours, Steps Up to the Podium as the New Music Director & Conductor of IVS!!
Inland Valley Symphony is proud to announce some BIG NEWS! Maestro JOHN MARIO, the Principal Orchestra Conductor for Jackie Evancho’s concert tours, will step up to the podium in September to begin his new post as Music Director and Conductor of the Inland Valley Symphony in Temecula! New York will soon meet the West Coast as this dynamo Maestro joins forces with the growing IVS and brings with him a level of talent and musicianship that will no doubt shake Southern California.

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"A PATRIOTIC CELEBRATION" - November 11th (Tues) 6:30 pm - FREE Veteran's Day Concert
Sponsored by the City of Temecula, at Temecula Amphitheater. Bring your own chairs, blankets and snacks. Inland Valley Symphony pays tribute to Veterans featuring guest artists and a program full of heart-warming music from America's past with patriotic favorites. A FREE CONCERT for the whole family to enjoy!

MUSIC @ the LIBRARY RECITAL SERIES, "The Colors of Music" is sponsored by Inland Valley Symphony and the Friends of the Temecula Libraries - Admission is FREE. Reservations are suggested. Call 760-318-0460 for complimentary tickets. Each recital features performances by members of the Inland Valley Symphony, small ensembles, guest groups or exceptional student musicians. Parents are encouraged to bring their children. Coloring book pages of musical instruments are available to encourage creative expression while listening to classical music.

VENUE: Grace Mellman Community Library, 41000 County Center Dr., Temecula, CA 92591

UPCOMING DATES: Saturdays, 2:00 pm

September 20th featuring IVS Musicians Kate Prestia-Schaub (flute) & Yiyi Ku (piano), the IVYS String Quartet and special guest Tyler Kim, on piano.

November 22nd - soloists to be announced

As details become available for each recital they will be posted here on the symphony's website.

ZUN-HIN WOO named Assistant Conductor for the 2014-2015 Season

Inland Valley Symphony has appointed Zun-Hin Woo as our Assistant Conductor for the 2014-2015 concert season.

Hin will also serve as the Associate Concertmaster and String Section Coordinator which will include string coaching during rehearsals as well as recruitment of new string players for our symphony.

As a professional violinist Hin has performed with several orchestras in China including the Hong Kong Virtuosi, Hong Kong Sinfonietta as well as numerous symphonies in Southern California and currently is a free-lance musician. Born and raised in Montana, Mr. Woo attended the University of Oklahoma in Norma and obtained his B.M. in Violin Performance and earned his M.M. degree in Orchestral Conducting at the University of Missouri in Columbia.

Hin is currently the Associate Conductor of the Symphony Irvine and has served as a conductor for the Sichuan Symphony in China as well as several symphonies in Hong Kong including the Open University, Concerto da Camera, King's College, Hong Kong Medical Association Orchestra, La Salle College and Wah Yan College.

Having recently moved back to the U.S., Mr. Woo is currently securing teaching, performing and conducting positions in the Southern California area.

VOLUNTEERS Wanted for "Friends of the IVS"

Your symphony has growing pains and we need more volunteers to help us fulfill our vision! Please join the "Friends of the IVS" group and offer a few hours of your time per month. You can help us as we build this cultural institution for the community.

Join the fun! Volunteers needed: ushers, greeters, parking assistance, hospitality, refreshments, distributing postcards and posters throughout the community. Please share your talents and receive great personal satisfaction.

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The Inland Valley Symphony would like to invite you to join our mailing list. You will receive our Season Brochure plus announcements about our upcoming concerts. Please send us an e-mail with your contact information. In order to receive the brochure we will need your physical mailing address. Thank you, we appreciate your patronage.


Saturday, Dec 13

"A SOULFUL CHRISTMAS" - Matinee Option
Featuring the gospel group The Sylvia Cotton Singers @ Murrieta Mesa High School
From 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM

"A SOULFUL CHRISTMAS" - Evening Option
Featuring the gospel group The Sylvia Cotton Singers @ Murrieta Mesa High School
From 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Monday, Dec 15

at Grace Presbyterian Church, Temecula with social reception following the concert
From 7:00 PM to 8:15 PM

Saturday, Jan 10, 2015

featuring some of the Symphony's finest musicians @ Grace Presbyterian Church, Temecula
From 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Saturday, Feb 21, 2015

IVS hosts an annual concerto competition for instrumental musicians (18 and younger)

Saturday, Feb 28, 2015

Featuring Pianist, Yana Reznik @ Temecula Valley High School
From 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Saturday, Apr 18, 2015

Spotlights the winners of the 2015 Young Artist Competition @ Murrieta Mesa High School
From 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Saturday, May 30, 2015

"The Concert That Never Was" featuring Sharon Owens as Barbra Streisand and Sebasian Anzaldo as Frank Sinatra @ Temecula Valley High School
From 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM

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