Season Event

Mason Symphony Orchestra & Combined Choruses
present the Young Masters Concert

  • May 5, 2013 at 7:00 pm

Concert Hall

Young Masters Concert

The Annual Music Scholarship Benefit Event Featuring Student winners of the 2013 Concerto Competition

Conducted by Dr. Dennis M. Layendecker
Mr. Igor Sarmientos, Guest Conductor
(as partial fulfillment of Doctor of Musical Arts)

PROGRAM:
Russlan and Ludmilla Overture  |  Mikhail Glinka (1804-1857)

Songs to Poems by Rueckert (Seven Last Songs)  |  Gustav Mahler (1860-1911)
“Liebst du um Schoenheit”
“Ich bin der Welt abhanden gekommen”
Laura Petravage, Mezzo-soprano Soloist
 
Concerto for Cello and Orchestra in a, Op. 129  |  Robert Schumann (1810-1856)
I. Allegro non troppo
Sarah Haughton, Cello Soloist
 
Cäcilie, Op. 27 No. 2  |  Richard Strauss (1864-1949)
Jennifer Decker, Soprano Soloist
 
Concerto in E minor, Op. 18  |  Oskar Böhme (1870-1938)
I. Allegro Moderato
Curt Christensen, Trumpet Soloist
 
Intermission
 
Fantaisie Brillante on Themes from Carmen  |  François Borne (1840-1920)
Nayoon Choi, Flute Soloist
 
Rhapsody in Blue for Piano and Orchestra  |  George Gershwin (1898-1937)
Andrew Miller, Piano Soloist
 
Va Pensiero (Coro di schiavi ebrei) from Nabucco  |  Giuseppe Verdi (1813-1901)
 
Triumphal March from Aida, Finale Act II  |  Giuseppe Verdi

Adults: $20
Students/Seniors: $15