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Orchestre symphonique des jeunes du West Island

West Island Youth Symphony Orchestra

 

 

 

2016-2017 Season : Upcoming Concerts

Sunday, May 7, 2017 - 3:00 pm

Concert Series #3 Spring Concert

Sunday, May 7th at 3:00 pm
Lindsay Place High School
111 Broadview Avenue
Pointe-Claire Qc

Symphony Orchestra : 
Borodin: Prince Igor Overture
Beethoven : Romance no. 2, opus 50 - Sofia Pirro, solo violin  
Gillingham : Marimba Concerto no. 2 (mvts. 1 & 3) - Chelsea Jaramillo, soloist  
Stravinsky: Firebird Suite (1919) 
Tchaikovsky: Marche slave, opus 31 - with the Junior String Orchestra

String Orchestra : 
Johannes Brahms (arr. Merle J. Isaac) : Danse hongroise no. 5  
David O’Fallon : A Gaelic Overture 
R.M. & Robert Shermann (arr. Larry Moore) : I Wan’na be Like You
arr. Charle Sayre : Disney Classics
                       Chim Chim Cher-ee / A Dream is a Wish Your Heart Makes
                       It’s a Small World / Zip-A-Dee-Doo-Da
Nicolai Rimski-Korsakov (arr. Sandra Dackow) : Capriccio espagnol, opus 34
           1. Alborada
           
2. Variations
           3. Scena e canto gitano
           4. Fandango asturiano

General Admission $25
Seniors/Students $15
12 and under 5$

Thursday, June 15, 2017 - 7:30 pm

City of Dollard-des-Ormeaux Summer Concert series

Free concert

Dollard-des-Ormeaux  Civic Centre, D.D.O. Qc

Borodin: Prince Igor Overture
Strauss: Die Fledermaus Overture
Mascagni: Intermezzo from Cavalleriarusticana
Rimski-Korsakov : Capriccio espagnol, opus 34
Chabrier: España
Tchaikovsky: Marche slave, opus 31

Saturday, June 24, 2017

"Saint Jean-Baptiste Day"

Free Concert

12:30 p.m.  Concert    Millennium Park, Dorval QC
                                     Lakeshore Dr, Dorval, QC H9S 2G8

3:00 p.m.  Concert   Parc Alexandre-Bourgeau, Pointe-Claire, QC
                                  2 Cartier Ave, Pointe-Claire, QC H9S 4P6

Johann Strauss: Die Fledermaus Overture
Borodin: Prince Igor Overture
Mascagni: Intermezzo from Cavalleriarusticana
Chabrier: España
Tchaikovsky: Marche slave, opus 31

2016-2017 Season : Previous Concerts

Saturday, November 12, 2016 - 7:30 p.m.                                                         

Concert Series #1 -  "Escapades européennes

St-Joachim Church, Pointe-Claire Qc

Brahms: Academic Festival Overture, opus 80
Mozart: Symphony No. 38, K. 504 (“Prague”)   
Johann Strauss: Die Fledermaus Overture  
Mascagni: Intermezzo from Cavalleriarusticana  
Rimski-Korsakov: Capriccio espagnol, opus 34   
Chabrier: España

Sunday, November 27, 2016 - 3:00 p.m.

Concert in Morrisburg, Ontario

St. James Anglican Church,   Morrisburg On

Brahms: Academic Festival Overture, opus 80
Johann Strauss: Die Fledermaus Overture
Mascagni: Intermezzo from Cavalleriarusticana 
Rimski-Korsakov: Capriccio espagnol, opus 34
Chabrier: España  
Handel: Messiah - He Shall Feed His Flock; Rejoice Greatly - Margaret Whisselle, soprano
Johann Strauss Senior: Radetsky March 
Christmas Carols    
Handel: Hallelujah Chorus         

Sunday, December 11, 2016 - 11:30 a.m.  

 String Orchestra Christmas Concert - Jean-Ai Seow, Conductor            

 Centre Noël-Legault, Pointe-Claire Qc  

Brahms: Hungarian Dance no.5
Disney Classics (Chim Chim Cher-ee; A Dream Is A Wish Your Heart Makes; It's A Small World; Zip-A-Dee-Doo-Dah) arr. Charles Sayre
Saint-Saens: ''The Carnival of the Animals''
Holiday Hoedown arr. Mark Williams
Holiday Sleigh Ride by Lloyd Conley

Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 3:00 p.m.                     

Concert Series #2 "O Fortuna”

Guest Choir: Le Groupe vocal Phoenix - Frédéric Vogel, director

Oscar Peterson Concert Hall,  Montreal Qc

Verdi : Ouverture La Forza del Destino  
Brahms : Chant du destin, opus 54
Vogel (arr.) : Fortuna Metamorphosis 
Tchaïkovski : Symphonie no 4, opus 36

Sunday, April 2, 2017 - 2:00 p.m.

String Orchestra Concert - Jean Ai Seow, Conductor

Guest Ensemble: McGill Conservatory String Ensemble - Dmitry Babich, Conductor

12001 de Salaberry Blvd, Civic Centre, Dollard-des-Ormeaux Qc

Brahms : Hungarian Dance No. 5
Rimsky-Korsakov : Capriccio Espagnol
Elgar : Pomp and Circumstance
Horner : Love Theme From Titanic
Vivaldi : Concerto No. 1 in E Major & Spring (Primavera)
Strauss : Pizzicato Polka
Disney Classics

Sunday, April 23, 2017 - 3:00 p.m.

Small Is Beautiful (Small Ensembles Concert)

Beaurepaire United Church
25 Fieldfare Avenue
Beaconsfield, QC

Tickets : $10 at the door

String quartets by Haydn, Dvorãk and Borodin, works for wind quintet by Handel and Malcolm Arnold, and music for brass by Beethoven and Paul Dukas.