CONCERTS
LAST SEASON

Centennial Celebration

Sunday, October 6, 2019 at 3:00 pm

Join us for our Season Opening concert for our 71st Season!

Program:

  • Debussy “Fêtes” from Nocturnes

  • Elgar Cello Concerto (1919)

    • Celebrating the Centennial of Premiere Jonathan Miller, BSO cellist (retired) playing the famous 1700 Goffriller cello used in the first performance 100 years ago

  • Beethoven Symphony no. 5 in C minor

 

Pre-concert talk by Leslie Holmes, begins at 2:15 p.m.

Classical Favorites

Sunday, November 17, 2019 at 3:00 pm

Program:

  • Prokofiev “Lieutenant Kije Symphonique Suite”

  • Schubert Symphony no. 8 “Unfinished”

  • Grieg Piano Concerto in A minor - Ya- Fei Chuang, piano


Pre-concert talk by Leslie Holmes, begins at 2:15 p.m.

Holiday Pops

Sunday, December 15, 2019 at 3:00 pm

Program:

 

  • John Castillo, the baritone we all love, in his first holiday program.

  • Holiday favorites, classical and popular.

  • Carol sing-along, Santa’s annual visit, and winner of Two Front Teeth Contest, plus Leslie Holmes, soprano

An Afternoon at the Opera

Sunday, February 9, 2020 at 3:00 pm

Program:

  • Gershwin Three Preludes for Orchestra

  • Elaine Daiber, soprano

    • Mozart “Dove sono” from Marriage of Figaro

    • Dvorak “Song to the Moon” from Rusalka

    • Gounod “Jewel Song” from Faust

  • Brahms Symphony no. 2 in D


Pre-concert talk by Leslie Holmes, begins at 2:15 p.m.

The Wellesley Symphony Orchestra is funded, in part, by a grants from the Wellesley and Weston Cultural Councils, local agencies, which are supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency.

The Wellesley Symphony Orchestra is funded, in part, by a grant from the Wellesley Bank Charitable Foundation.

Tickets: Adult $25 | Senior/Student $20 | Children 12 and Under Free | MassBay Students, Staff & Faculty - Free with ID

Available at Wellesley Books, Andrews Pharmacy, online and at the door

© 2020 by Wellesley Symphony.

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