Symphony West Orchestra

May 17, 2013 program cover

Gala 50th Anniversary Celebration

May 17, 2013 8:00 p.m.
Victoria Marra, Conductor

Prelude to Carmen - Georges Bizet, arr. Casey B. Kriechbaum

Chilean Folk Song - adapted by Harold W. Rusch

Capriccio Brillante, Jota Aragonesa - Mikhail Glinka

The First Day of Spring - Leroy Anderson

Overture to Orpheus in the Underworld - Jacques Offenbach


Celebration Overture - William F. Rayer
World premier performance

Theme and Variations on a Mexican Folk Song - Gerhard Track

Gold and Silver Waltzes, Opus 79 - Franz Lehar

English Folk Song Suite - Ralph Vaughan Williams, Orchestral Arrangement by Gordon Jacobs
March “Seventeen come Sunday” - Intermezzo “My Bonny Boy” - March “Folk Songs from Somerset”

Egmont Overture, Opus 94 - Ludwig van Beethoven

Our 50th Anniversary Concert Celebration is sponsored by the Beckman Family. Thank you!

Symphony West gratefully thanks Jeff and Courtney Smith for their financial support in commissioning a new composition for community orchestra and sponsoring its world premier.