2015-2016 Season
Upcoming Performances

THE MAN OF LA MANCHA

The Western New York Chamber Orchestra, with the Department of Theatre and Dance, presents a concert version of the Tony Award-winning musical that retells Cervantes' "Don Quixote." With its beloved melodies and inspiring message, "Man of La Mancha" is an all-time audience favorite.

Sunday, February 7

2:00 PM

King Concert Hall, SUNY Fredonia

 Tickets available by calling (716)673-3501 or at the door

SUNY students free with student ID

 

 CLASSICS #3

Opera Double Bill

Featuring World Premier Performances

of

Bastianello by John Musto

 AND

Trouble in Tahiti by Leonard Bernstein  

 

Sunday, February 28

4:00 PM

King Concert Hall SUNY Fredonia

 Tickets available by calling (716)673-3501 or at the door

SUNY students free with student ID

 

CLASSICS #4

Chords and Cords

Featuring Guest Soloists

Michael Ludwig and Rachael Mathey, violins

and the SUNY Fredonia Womens Choir

Dr. Vernon Huff, conductor

 

J.S. Bach Concerto for Two Violins in D minor BWV 1043

Glen Cortese Concerto for String Quartet and String Orchestra

Michael Haydn Missa Sancti Aloysii

 

Friday, April 1

7:30 PM

Westminster Presbyterian 724 Delaware Ave, Buffalo NY

This concert is free of charge

 

Sunday, April 3

4:00 PM

King Concert Hall

Rockefeller Arts Center

SUNY Fredonia

Tickets available by  calling (716)673-3501

SUNY Students free with student ID

 

Recent Programming

Classics #1

Mozart the Hero, Mozart the Legend

Favorite excerpts from Mozart Concertos and Operas

 Symphony No. 40 in G minor, K. 183

Intertwined with excerpts from 1984 Milos Forman film AMADEUS

 

Featuring Soloists

                              Susan Royal                Sonja Inglefield

 

Friday, September 18

7:30 PM

Orchard Park Presbyterian 4369 S Buffalo St.

Tickets: $10 available at door

 

Sunday, September 20

4:00 PM

King Concert Hall

Rockefeller Arts Center

SUNY Fredonia


Tickets for this performance are available by calling the SUNY Fredonia Ticket Office
716-673-3501

SUNY Students receive complimentary tickets with student ID

 

Broadway Rhythms

a cabaret style evening with hors d'oeuvres buffet, silent auction
and great entertainment, all to benefit WNYCO. 
 September 19  beginning with cash bar at 6:30 PM
Shorewood Country Club, Dunkirk

BOUNTIFUL HOLIDAYS

Tuesday, November 17 7:30 PM

Fredonia First Methodist Church

This concert it open to the community and FREE of charge for all

Repertoire:

Torelli and Manfredini Christmas Concerti

Vaughn-Willams Fantasia on Greensleves

Excerpts from Handel's Messiah

 

 CLASSICS #2

Baroque for the Holidays

Wednesday, December 9

7:30 PM

Regina Quick Center for the Performing Arts

St. Bonaventure University 3261 State Route 417 St. Bonaventure NY

 

Repertoire:

Torelli and Manfredini Christmas Concerti

Vaughn-Willams Fantasia on Greensleves

Excerpts from Handel's Messiah

Christmas Carol arrangements by WNYCO music director Glen Cortese



Musicians rehearsal information available on the musician's page. If you have difficulty acessing it, please contact Julie Newell at julie.newell@fredonia.edu  


The Western New York Chamber Orchestra is supported in part through    grants from the New York Council on the Arts, the United Arts Appeal, and the Friends of Rockefeller Arts Center. Please visit the UAA web site to find out how you can support the Arts in Chautauqua County.

 


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Buffalo News, Buffalo, New York