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VIRGINIA CHAMBER ORCHESTRA
46th Season

David Grandis, Music Director

2016–2017 (46th Season) Concert Calendar
Oct 23, 2016   Mar 11, 2017   Mar 22, 2017   May 7, 2017   July 5, 2017

Guest Artists for 2016–2017 season

Sunday, Oct 23, 2016 at 4:00 p.m.
Marvelous Mozart and More
Featuring Aaron Goldman, Flute, and Isabelle Frouvelle, harp
Mozart: Concerto for Flute, Harp and Orchestra
    Aaron Goldman, flute; Isabelle Frouvelle, harp
Griffes: Poem for Flute and Orchestra
   Aaron Goldman, flute soloist
Mozart: Symphony No. 29

On display: Works by Virginia artist Helen Power
Complimentary reception will follow the concert.
Ample free parking.

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Aaron Goldman Isabelle Frouvelle
Ernst Community Cultural Center, NVCC Annandale
8333 Little River Turnpike, Annandale, VA 22003
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Saturday, Mar 11, 2017 at 7:30 p.m.
Serenades at 1st Stage
Destiny Ann Mermagen, violin and Heather Adelsberger, piano
Henri Vieuxtemps: Souvenir d’Amérique, Variations burlesques sur “Yankee Doodle”, Op. 17
J.S. Bach: Partita No. 3 in E Major for Solo Violin, BWV 1006
Edward MacDowell: Airs for Solo Piano
Henri Vieuxtemps: Bouquet Américain, Op. 33
  1. O Willie, We Have Missed You
  2. St. Patrick’s Day
  3. Days of Absence
  4. Garry Owen
  5. The Last Rose of Summer
  6. Arkansas Traveller and Banjo Tune

1st Stage Theater
1524 Spring Hill Road, McLean, VA 22102
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Destiny and Heather


Wednesday, March 22, 2017, 8:00 p.m.
Collaborative Concert with George Mason University Symphony Orchestra
Andrew Miller, piano
Conducted by David Grandis, VCO Music Director
Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 3, Op. 26
Bizet: Carmen Suites No. I and No. II

GMU Center for the Arts
4373 Mason Pond Dr
Fairfax, VA 22030
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Tickets: Adults $12, Seniors $8, youth $5
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Sunday, May 7, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.
America’s Musical Keepsakes
in collaboration with Alexandria Choral Society
Copland: “Old American Songs”
Ives: Symphony No. 3 S. 3 (K. 1A3), The Camp Meeting
Samuel Barber: Reincarnations, Op. 16 (1940)
African American Spirituals (selections TBD)
Michael Mauldin: “Petroglyph for Strings”

On display: Works by Virginia photographer Jim Steele
Complimentary reception will follow the concert.
Ample free parking.
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Ernst Community Cultural Center, NVCC Annandale
8333 Little River Turnpike, Annandale, VA 22003
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May 2017 concert


Saturday, July 1, 2017 at 7:30 p.m.
Serenades at 1st Stage
A Musical Travelogue: from Istanbul to Hollywood


Teri Lazar, violin
Osman Kivrak, viola and composer
Charlie Barnett, piano and composer

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1st Stage Theater
1524 Spring Hill Road, McLean, VA 22102
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Program
Uzun Hava Osman Kivrak
Three Anatolian Dances
  Tamzara
  Havuz
  Daldalan
Osman Kivrak
Selections from the 44 Duos Béla Bartók
Duo for Violin and Viola Jean Sibelius
The Star of the County Down
Derry Air
Mistress Winter
Irish Traditional (arr. Thorp)
The Brisk West Wind Charlie Barnett
Four Cities
  Damariscotta, ME
  Memphis, TN
  Fredericksburg, VA
  Hollywood, CA
Charlie Barnett
Teri Lazar
Osman Kivrak
Charlie Barnett



instrument petting zoo
Children participate in instrument petting zoo. (Photo by Lou Sica)


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This season is supported in part by The Arts Council of Fairfax County, Virginia Commission for the Arts, and the National Endowment for the Arts.
P.O. Box 7484, Alexandria, VA 22307-7484
The Virginia Chamber Orchestra is a Registered 501(c)3 non-profit organization
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