Transformations

Saturday, June 19 at 7:00 pm

  • William Grant Still (arr. Lesnick): “I Ride an Old Paint” from Miniatures
  • Paul Bonneau: Caprice en Forme de Valse
    • Brian Hadley, Bassoon
  • Amy Beach: Pastorale for Wind Quintet
  • Missy Mazzoli: Kinski Paganini
    • Catherine Himmerich, Violin
  • Jonathan Russell: In the Fir Trees: Fireflies
  • Sahba Aminikia: House of Circus

Our season finale is the “second spring” of the 2020-21 season. The music of William Grant Still, Amy Beach, Jonathan Russell and others calls us back to nature. With new music by Iranian-American composer Sahba Aminikia, the world premier of House of Circus features the “Circus Heroes” of the Sirkhane Social Circus School and explores the transformational power of play.

Download the program for ‘Transformations’

Performers

Conductor
Brian Dowdy

Flute
Danielle Boor
Steve Cronk

Oboe
Diane Benjamin

Clarinet
Misen Luu

Bassoon
Brian Hadley
French Horn
Teresa Manzella
Tim Dwight

Trumpet
Buffy Larson
Gordon Meyers

Trombone
Brian McCullough

Tuba
Dean Shea
Violin
Catherine Himmerich
Joe Dolson
Isabel Arenivar
Rebecca Eilers

Viola
Lucas Moen
Blake Scheib

Cello
Kristin Snow
Marinos Glitsos

Bass
Jason Anderson

Percussion
Sarah Johnson