2015-2015 Concert Season "New Horizons"
|Temecula Valley Symphony announces its 2015-2016 Concert Season. Tickets are on sale now.
OCTOBER MASQUERADE – Oct. 31, 2015 (Sat.) at 2:00 pm – Golden Bears Theater, Temecula Valley H.S.
Enjoy Berlioz’ haunting classic Symphonie Fantastique (last mvt.) and Danse Macabre featuring Concertmaster Zun-Hin Woo. The brass section zooms on Ride of the Valkyries from Wagner’s Der Ring. Movie themes come to life with Danny Elfman’s Spiderman, Highlights from Harry Potter and music from Pirates of the Caribbean. Vocalists Caroline Nelms and David Reuther perform selections from Phantom of the Opera, Sweeney Todd, Les Miserables and Wicked. Bring the kids for the costume contest and free goody bags! Free parking for all broomsticks!
A PATRIOTIC SALUTE – Nov. 11, 2015 (Wed.) at 6:00 pm – Temecula Civic Center (FREE CONCERT)
The Temecula Valley SYMPHONY CHORUS and Soprano Jennifer Lindsay join the Symphony for a rousing evening of patriotic music under the stars, singing America the Beautiful, Battle Hymn of the Republic, God Bless America and other patriotic favorites. Be moved by the chorus in John Williams’ emotional Hymn to the Fallen and Call of the Champions. Sing along to the Armed Forces Salute as we pay tribute to the nation’s Veterans. FREE concert for the whole family, sponsored by the City of Temecula, in front of the Civic Center. Bring your own chairs, blankets and snacks.
A HOLIDAY EXTRAVAGANZA! – Dec. 19, 2015 (Sat.) at 2:00 pm – Golden Bears Theater, Temecula Valley H.S.
Soprano and singing sensation, Amber Mercomes will perform heart-warming holiday classics. The SYMPHONY CHORUS joins TVS and will be featured on several selections from Mack Wilberg and the Mormon Tabernacle Choir including Christmas Roundelay, Sing We Now of Christmas, and Joy to the World! Enjoy How the Grinch Stole Christmas, jazzy selections from Duke Ellington’s Nutcracker Suite, Panis Angelicus (featuring Eric Rea, baritone), Hallelujah Chorus, Merry Christmas, Merry Christmas (from Home Alone 2), and other seasonal favorites!
COLORS OF MUSIC II – Jan. 16, 2016 (Sat.) at 2:00 pm – Grace Presbyterian Church, Temecula
Colors of Music II features chamber music performed by members of the Temecula Valley Symphony. Works to include a whimsical piece titled “Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland!” (by Southern California composer, Steven Mahpar), “Misericordia for Flute & String Quartet” by Yuko Uebayashi, & more…
NEIL DIAMOND TRIBUTE – Feb. 6, 2016 (Sat.) at 2:00 pm – Golden Bears Theater, Temecula Valley H.S. Featuring Jay White as “America’s Diamond!”
Treat yourself to a program full of Neil Diamond’s biggest hit songs backed by Temecula Valley Symphony: America, Cracklin’ Rosie, Kentucky Woman, Cherry Cherry, Hello Again, Sweet Caroline, Holly Holy & more…
The concert opens with Wagner’s Rienzi Overture and includes an arrangement of Louis Armstrong hits titled Satchmo! featuring TVS trumpet Amy Morris. Last year our Barbra & Frank tribute concert SOLD OUT, so buy your tickets early!
BRAVO! Adventures in Music – March 19, 2015 (Sat.) at 2:00 pm – Golden Bears Theater, Temecula Valley H.S. BRAVO! showcases the winners of the 2016 Young Artist Competition performing their winning concertos (one movement each). Temecula Valley Youth Symphony, conducted by Thomas Kociela, will make a special guest appearance.
This all classical program includes Shostakovitch’s Festive Overture and Nabucco Overture by Verdi. The concert’s big closer is Beethoven’s Symphony No. 5 (3rd & 4th movements).
SEASON FINALE “The Best of the Best” – May 21, 2016 (Sat.) at 2:00 pm – Golden Bears Theater, Temecula Valley H.S.
The Best of the Best showcases the SYMPHONY CHORUS in O Fortuna from Carmina Burana, selections from Mozart’s Requiem, Gabriel’s Oboe from The Mission (featuring TVS oboist Rick Olsen), Call of the Champions and Duel of the Fates (from Star Wars) by John Williams. TVS plays West Side Story Overture by Bernstein and Silver Fanfare by Peter Boyer (a resident composer in Southern California).
Concert Venues & Directions
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TEMECULA VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL
31555 Rancho Vista Rd., Temecula, CA 92592
Beautiful, new, large theater with multi-media capabilities, large video screens, reserved seating (seating chart available during ticket purchase), handicap access via ramp, some steps but usher assistance is provided for those needing assistance.*
JAN. 16, 2016 - COLORS of MUSIC II Concert
GRACE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH
31143 Nicolas Rd, Temecula, CA 92591
Open seating - Ample parking - Easy access - No steps