SEPT. 24 & 25 2016

Saturday, Sep. 24, 2016, 2:00 p.m.
El Campanil Theatre
602 W. 2nd Street, Antioch
$15 adult/$12 senior/$7 youth
at the door; online; or by phone – (925) 757-9500

Sunday, Sep. 25, 2016, 2:00 p.m.
Lesher Center for the Arts
1601 Civic Drive, Walnut Creek
$30 adult/$20 senior/$10 youth
at the door, online, or by phone – (925) 943-7469 (SHOW)

NOW AND THEN

with Paul Hanson, Bassoon

The Star Spangled Banner – John Stafford Smith/Orchestrated by Walter Damrosch

Fanfare St. Antoni – Raymond Burkhart
Commissioned in celebration of Maestro Smith’s 10th Season with CCCO – Premiere Performance

Overture and Allegro, from “La Sultane” – Francois Couperin/orchestrated Darius Milhaud
From the 2007-2008 CCCO Season

Concerto for Bassoon in Bb Major, K. 191 – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performed in memory of Herb Fawcett by Paul Hanson, Bassoon

Circuits – Cindy McTee

Concerto Serpentique, for Electric Bassoon and Orchestra – Paul Hanson
Paul Hanson, Bassoon, Premiere Performance of orchestral adaptation

Variations on a Theme Of Haydn (St. Anthony Variations) – Johannes Brahms
From the 2007-2008 CCCO Season

NOVEMBER 6* & 12, 2016

* N.B. Lesher concert is a week before the El Campanil Concert in Nov.

Amy Likar with Michael Morgan and the OEBS

Sunday, Nov. 6*, 2016, 2:00 p.m.
Lesher Center for the Arts
1601 Civic Drive, Walnut Creek
$30 adult/$20 senior/$10 youth
at the door, online, or by phone – (925) 943-7469 (SHOW)

Saturday, Nov. 12, 2016, 2:00 p.m.
El Campanil Theatre
602 W. 2nd Street, Antioch
$15 adult/$12 senior/$7 youth
at the door; online; or by phone – (925) 757-9500

SOUNDWORLDS

with Amy Likar, piccolo

The Tempest, Symphonic Poem, Op. 31 – John Knowles Paine
In commemoration of Shakespeare400

Pampeana No. 3, Op. 24, Pastoral Symphony in 3 movements – Alberto Ginastera
In celebration of the 100th Anniversary of Ginastera’s birth

Concerto for Piccolo and Orchestra  – Martin Rokeach
Amy Likar, Piccolo

Othello Overture Op. 93 – Antonin Dvorak
In commemoration of Shakespeare400

FEB. 4 & 5 2017

Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017, 2:00 p.m.
El Campanil Theatre
602 W. 2nd Street, Antioch
$15 adult/$12 senior/$7 youth
at the door; online; or by phone – (925) 757-9500

Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017, 2:00 p.m.
Lesher Center for the Arts
1601 Civic Drive, Walnut Creek
$30 adult/$20 senior/$10 youth
at the door, online, or by phone – (925) 943-7469 (SHOW)

SONG AND DANCE

with Elizabeth Hunter Ashley, Lyric Coloratura

Maskarade Overture – Carl Nielsen

Scherzo Fantastique, Op. 25 – Joseph Suk

Quando me’n vo’, from “La Boheme” – Giacomo Puccini
with Elizabeth Hunter Ashley, Lyric Coloratura

Adele’s Laughing Song, Mein Herr Marquis, from “Die Fledermaus” – Johann Strauss, Jr.
with Elizabeth Hunter Ashley, Lyric Coloratura

Polka and Fugue, from “Schwanda the Bagpiper” – Jaromir Weinberger

Waltz, from “Masquerade Suite”- Aram Kachaturian

Ah, fors’e lui; Sempre libera, from “La Traviata” – Giuseppe Verdi
with Elizabeth Hunter Ashley, Lyric Coloratura

Glitter and be Gay, from “Candide”- Leonard Bernstein
with Elizabeth Hunter Ashley, Lyric Coloratura

Danzon No. 2 – Arturo Marquez

APR. 1 & 2 2017

Saturday, Apr. 1, 2017, 2:00 p.m.
El Campanil Theatre
602 W. 2nd Street, Antioch
$15 adult/$12 senior/$7 youth
at the door; online; or by phone – (925) 757-9500

Sunday, Apr. 2, 2017, 2:00 p.m.
Lesher Center for the Arts
1601 Civic Drive, Walnut Creek
$30 adult/$20 senior/$10 youth
at the door, online, or by phone – (925) 943-7469 (SHOW)

FAIRY TALES, FANTASY AND LEGEND

with Sara Sloan, soprano and Jeffrey Albright, tenor

Night on Bald Mountain (from “Fantasia”) –  Modest Mussorgsky 

Music from “Up” – Michael Giacchino/arr. Datzman
Celebrating the 50th birthday of composer Michael Giacchino

Waltz, from “Sleeping Beauty” –  Peter Tchaikovsky

Star Wars: The Force Awakens – John Williams

and more instrumental and vocal selections from film favorites

MAY 12-14, 2017

Friday, May 12, 2017, 7:30 p.m.
Alhambra High School
Performing Arts Building
150 E Street, Martinez
$10 adult/$5 senior/$5 youth at the door

Saturday, May 13, 2017, 2:00 p.m.
El Campanil Theatre
602 W. 2nd Street, Antioch
$15 adult/$12 senior/$7 youth
at the door; online; or by phone – (925) 757-9500

Sunday, May 14, 2017, 2:00 p.m.
Lesher Center for the Arts
1601 Civic Drive, Walnut Creek
$30 adult/$20 senior/$10 youth
at the door, online, or by phone – (925) 943-7469 (SHOW)

THEN & NOW

A Mighty Fortress; based on the Luther Hymn “Ein Feste Burg ist unser Gott” – Noah Luna
Commissioned in celebration of Maestro Smith’s 10th Season with CCCO
Premiere Performance

Reflections on a 16th Century Tune, for wind dectet – Richard Rodney Bennett
In celebration of the composer’s 80th Birthday

Work for string orchestra TBA
side-by-side with Alhambra HS String Orchestra (Friday concert only)
AND
Ocean Beach, SF: The Fog, the Surf, the Birds, The San Franciscans, The Fog – Nancy Bachmann
(Saturday and Sunday concerts)

Suite from the film score to Richard III – William Walton/arr. Muir Mathieson
In commemoration of Shakespeare400

Ecstatic Fanfare – Stephen Bryant

Symphony No. 5 in D minor, Op. 107, “Reformation” – Felix Mendelssohn
Celebrating the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation
Reprised from the 2009-2010 CCCO season

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