7:30 pm @ California Theatre
Dr. Yun Song Tay & Dr. Richard Roper, Conductors
The Symphony Orchestra, Camilla Kolchinsky Orchestra, El Camino Wind Orchestra, and Honors Wind Ensemble celebrate the holiday season with a festive program of dances, overtures, and suites.
- BEETHOVEN Egmont Overture
- STRAUSS II The Blue Danube Waltz
- SARASATE Zigeunerweisen; Ashley Huang, violin
- HISAISHI “Merry-Go-Round” from Howl’s Moving Castle
- RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Overture to The Tsar’s Bride
Symphony alumni are invited to join the orchestra on stage for a special encore.
3:00 pm @ Davies Symphony Hall
GSYO joins local youth orchestras from around the Bay Area at Davies Symphony Hall for an afternoon of virtuosic music-making. Experience the exhilaration of hundreds of young musicians performing at their best! Proceeds from the concert will benefit organizations that provide resources to underserved and homeless youth. Tickets available through sfsymphony.org.
7:00 pm @ Carlmont High School
Dr. Yun Song Tay & Mariya Borozina, Conductors
- SMETANA The Moldau
- BRUCH Violin Concerto No. 1 in G minor, Mvt. 1; Joanne Lin, violin
- BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 3 in C minor, Mvt. 3; Kou Shimizu, piano
- WAGNER Prelude to Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg
7:00 pm @ Menlo-Atherton Performing Arts Center
Dr. Yun Song Tay, Conductor
It’s “bonjour” and “buenas noches” for the Symphony, who will preview their program before departing on a performance tour of Southern France and Spain.
- CHABRIER Rapsodie Espana
- COLEMAN Umoja: Anthem of Unity
- MONCAYO Huapango
- DVORAK Symphony No. 9 (“From the New World”)