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John Eells, Conductor
Hope & Glory
This concert features some of the most beloved orchestral works in majestic symphonic tones expressing optimism and hope for a brighter future.
- WEBER Jubilee Overture
- ELGAR Pomp and Circumstance No. 4 in G
- BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 1, Mvt. 1; Ryan Wang, piano
- MOZART Symphony No. 41 ("Jupiter")
2:30 pm @ California Theatre
Dr. Jindong Cai, Conductor
Dances From Around the World
Whether exotic, passionate or refined, dance is the inspiration for this jovial concert featuring music from Mexico, Austria, Russia, France, and the United States.
The concert will feature a special performance by the GSYO Percussion Ensemble!
- GOTTRY Wood, Metal, Skin; Percussion Ensemble
- MCCLAFLIN Drum-E Piece No. 1; Percussion Ensemble
- SAINT-SAENS Violin Concerto No. 3, Mvt. 1; Cassandra May, violin
- HAYMAN Pops Hoe Down
- KHATCHATURIAN “Sabre Dance,” from 3 Dances from Gayane
- TCHAIKOVSKY “Polonaise” from Eugene Onegin
- STRAUSS Roses from the South
- MARQUEZ Danzon No. 2
Stay in your seat for some festive encores!
New Member Auditions for '18–'19
We are inviting new members to audition for the 2018-19 season! The Senior Symphony will embark on Baltic Tour '19, destination Sweden, Finland, and Russia. Program highlights include Respighi The Pines of Rome, Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 4, and Shostakovich Symphony No. 10!
Please review the audition requirements and the individual ensemble tabs for the openings at each level. There are many positions, especially for bassoon, viola, double bass, and brass available at all orchestras. Auditions are on-going, and will be scheduled as faculty schedules permit!
We look forward to having you as a part of Golden State Youth Orchestra! Find out how to join now!
For Current GSYO Members: Special "Wanted" Tuition Credit Promotion