Pacifica Chamber Orchestra season covers Mozart, Copland, Sibelius

  • Friday, July 22, 2011 12:01am
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The recently formed Pacifica Chamber Orchestra, led by artistic director Fred Chu, has a new season of five concerts filled with works by Mozart, Sibelius and Copland.

The season begins in September. Tickets for each performance are $15 and $10. For more information call 425-743-0255 or go online at www.pacificachamberorchestra.org.

The new season:

Opening Concert: 3 p.m. Sept. 25, First Presbyterian Church, 2936 Rockefeller Ave., Everett: “Danzas de Panama,” by William Grant Still; “Nonet,” by Bohuslav Martinu; “Decet for Winds, Op. 14,” by George Enescu; “Suite for strings, Op. 1,” by Carl Nielsen.

Christmas Concert: 3 p.m. Dec. 11, First Presbyterian Church: “Symphony in D major, wq. 183, No. 1,” by C.P.E. Bach; “Chansons et Danses, Op. 50, for Wind Septet,” by V. D’Indy; “Sinfonia Concertante, K.364,” by Mozart, and a sing-a-long, including the Hallelujah chorus.

Sunshine Concert: 3 p.m. Jan. 22, First Presbyterian Church: “String Sextet,” Gliere; “Liebestraum,” Max Reger; “Theme and Variations,” by Glazunov; “Zigeunerweisen, Op. 20,” by Pablo de Sarasate; “Danza de los Cuatro Huesos,” by Salvador Martinez Garcia.

Spring Concert: 7:30 p.m. March 9, Mukilteo Presbyterian Church, 4514 84th St. Southwest, Mukilteo: “Kleine Kammermusik,” (Wind Quintet,) by Hindemith; “Valse Triste,” by Sibelius; “Introduction et Allegro,” by Ravel; “Suite for Strings,” Leos Janacek.

Summer Concert: 3 p.m. June 3, First Presbyterian Church; “Appalachian Spring,” by A. Copland; “Kammersymphonie for 15 Solo Instruments,” by Schoenberg; “Grand Fugue,” by Beethoven.

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