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Youth Symphony of Kansas City Fall Concerts

3 p.m., 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. Sunday, November 19, 2017 | Yardley Hall

General Admission FREE Individual Tickets


The four full orchestras of the Youth Symphony of Kansas City make their season debut in three free concerts.


3 p.m. - Debut and Philharmonic Orchestras
Philharmonic Orchestra, Michelle Davis, conductor
Georges Bizet/arr. Isaac: Farandole from L’Arlesienne Suite No. 2
Charles Gounod/ed. McAlister: Soldier’s Chorus from Faust
Johann Strauss/arr. Issac: Thunder and Lightning Polka

Debut Orchestra, Russ Pieken, conductor

Corelli: Adagio and Allegro, Op. 6, No. 6
Steven Flaherty/Lynn Ahrens/arr. Cerulli: Once Upon A December from Anastasia
Tchaikovsky/arr. Dackow: Mother Ginger from The Nutcracker, Op. 71
Elliot Del Borgo: Slavonic Legend

5 p.m. - Academy Orchestra, Russell E. Berlin, Jr., conductor
Glinka/adapt. Sopkin: Overture to Russlan and Ludmilla
Mozart: Overture to The Impresario, K. 486
Tchaikovsky: Selections from The Nutcracker, Op. 71

7 p.m. - Symphony Orchestra, Steven D. Davis, conductor
Dvořák: Slavonic Dance in G Minor, Op. 46 No. 8 (Furiant)
John Williams: Suite from the Motion Picture J.F.K.
Tchaikovsky: Capriccio Italien, Op. 45