Schedule of Events and Concerts

Announcing our 2017-2018 Season

Evening at Pops: All that Jazz
Saturday, November 4, 7 PM, WEAC
Randy Sabien, Jazz Violin

  1. George Gershwin: An American in Paris Suite
  2. William Grant Still: Symphony No. 1 (The African American)
  3. Leonard Bernstein: Highlights from West Side Story
  4. Sabien: Selections announced from the stage

Join the WASO as we welcome one of the country’s foremost Jazz Violinists, Jazz educators, and all around great guys for a concert of his swinging/bluesy jazz with full orchestra. We will also celebrate the 100th birthdays of George Gershwin and Leonard Bernstein and the life of America’s first African American composer of orchestral music.)

Almost All Baroque
Sunday, January 7, 3 PM, WEAC
Anthony Ross, Cello
Madeline Sheard, Cello

  1. Franz Joseph Haydn: Cello Concerto in C Major
  2. Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto for Two Cellos
  3. Johann Sebastian Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 3
  4. Johann Pachelbel: Canon and Gigue
  5. Antonio Vivaldi: Sinfonia in C Major (The Coronation of Dario)

Story Time
Sunday, March 4, 3 PM, WEAC

  1. Nicolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade
  2. John Williams: Star Wars: The Force Awakens
  3. Aaron Copland: Appalachian Spring
  4. Emil von Reznicek: Donna Diana Overture

Young Artists Concert
Saturday, April 28, 7 PM, WEAC

  1. Maurice Ravel: Alborada del gracioso
  2. Mussorgsky/Ravel: Pictures at an Exhibition