Concert Dates forthe 2019-20 Season:
Sat October 19 - Appearance at the Ontario Festival of the Arts.
Morning dress rehearsal/Afternoon concert.
Repertoire Mussorgsky - "Pictures at an Exhibition" (Ravel),
with narrator/"Exhibition Guide" Rich Capparela)
REHEARSALS BEGIN SAT SEPT 7 at 9:30am. Woodwinds and Principal Strings only.
Sunday November 3 at 4pm. Official Season Opener, "Pictures and Places"
at Bethel Congregational Church in Ontario
Sibelius - Finlandia
Grieg - Peer Gynt Suite 1
Mussorgsky/Ravel - Pictures at an Exhibition
Sunday December 8 at 4pm. Messiah with SSO Chorus and soloists. at Bethel.
Sunday February 16 at 4pm. "Love and Art" - Concert at Bethel.
Rehearsals begin Saturday January 18 (Jan 25, Feb 1,8,15)
Schubert - Rosamunde Overture
Saint-Saëns - Bacchanale from “Samson and Delilah”
Beethoven - Overture to the Creatures of Prometheus
Tchaikovsky - Romeo and Juliet Fantasy Overture
Sunday March 29 at 4pm - Orchestra with soloist Ruslan Biryukov, Cello,
concert at Bethel or Ontario High School Auditorium.
Beethoven - Overture to Egmont
Arthur Foote - Cello Concerto in G minor or possible world premiere Cello Concerto
Schubert - Symphony No.8 “Unfinished”
Sunday May 31 at 4pm - Beethoven Symphony No. 9. Ontario High School Auditorium*
*Ontario High School is located at 901 W Francis St. Ontario CA 91762.
The OHS Auditorium is beautiful - recently refurbished.
SUMMER 2020 - planning in progress.
Saturday June 20 - time probably 7:30pm (sponsored by the City of Ontario)
at Ontario Town Square Amphitheater. 224 N Euclid Ave Ontario CA 91762 (MAP LINK)
(Day of concert - Morning Dress Reh/Evening Concert or Early aft rehearsal/Eve Concert.
If possible to do morning rehearsal at Amphitheater to set sound while cool, we may opt for that,
Otherwise we will have a morning dress rehearsal/run-thru with a 6pm soundcheck)
Other rehearsals June 6 and 13 9:30am - 12 noon. Rehearsal locations tba