Saturday, November 3, 2018 Dreams of Italy
Musical images of Italy by non-Italian composers:
Roman Carnival, Op. 9 - Hector Berlioz
Capricci Italienne, Op. 45 - Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Sicilienne, Op. 126 - Benjamin Godard
Italian Folk Songs - arranged by Otto Langey
Scenes Napolitaines - Jules Massenet
With dancers from the Ballet Academy of Pittsburgh
Love Theme from The Godfather - Nino Rota
Carnevalsbilder - J. Strauss, Jr.
Un Giorno a Venezia - Ethelbert Nevin
Italian Street Song - Victor Herbert
Over There - George Cohen
Saturday, December 15, 2018 Holiday Scenery
Dreams of a Winter Journey from Symphony No. 1 - Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Fantasia on Greensleeves - Ralph Vaughan Williams
Troika (Sleigh ride) from Lt. Kije Suite - Sergei Prokofiev
Commonwealth Christmas Overture - Malcolm Arnold
Festive Sounds of Hanukah - Bill Holcombe
Plus lots of your holiday favorites
Sunday, February 10, 2019 at 4:00 p.m. Scenes of a Symphony
at St. Bernard Church *
Fanfare for La Peri - Paul Dukas
Capriol Suite - Peter Warlock
Octet, Op. 216 - Carl Reinecke
Canzona - Giovanni Gabrieli
Symphony #1 for organ and orchestra - Felix Alexandre Guilmant
Saturday, March 30, 2019 Young Artists Competition winners
Symphony No. 1 in C major, Op. 21- Ludwig van Beethoven
2018-2019 PCO Young Artist winners (to be announced)
Saturday, May 18, 2019 Opera without Words
Ruslan and Ludmila Overture - Mikhail Glinka
Meditation from Thais - Jules Massenet
Julia Simeone, violin
Carmen Suite #2 - Georges Bizet
Triumphal March from Aida - Giuseppe Verdi
Light Cavalry Overture - Franz von Suppe
Humming Chorus - Giacomo Puccini
Divertimento on La Forza del Destino - Raffaele Galli
Deborah Silverstein, flute
Nessun Dorma - Giacomo Puccini
Jim Cunningham, trumpet
Overture Orpheus in the Underworld - Jacques Offenbach
Each concert is at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday evening.
With the exception of the February concert, all concerts are at the Upper St. Clair High School Theater.
*The February concert is at St. Bernard Church at 4:00 pm.
Upper St. Clair High School St. Bernard Church
1825 McLaughlin Run Road 311 Washington Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15241 Pittsburgh, PA 15216
Tickets are available at the door.
Free, convenient parking is available in front.
$15 general admission
$5 children 13 and up
FREE children under 13
Group rates are available for $5 per person for groups of 5 or more adults.
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Pittsburgh Civic Orchestra Concerts
2018 - 2019 Season
Scenes and Dreams