Yakima Symphony Orchestra

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Yakima, Washington 98901

Classical Concerts

Sunrise – A New Day Dawns

September 27, 2014 | 7:30pm, The Capitol Theatre

Lawrence Golan, Conductor

Denise Dillenbeck, violin
Guest bagpiper

Maxwell Davies – An Orkney Wedding, with Sunrise
Stravinsky – Apollo
Beethoven – Violin Concerto

Sublime Solace

November 8, 2014 | 7:30pm, The Capitol Theatre

Lawrence Golan, Conductor

Alexandra Picard, soprano
David Krohn, baritone
Yakima Symphony Chorus; Dr. Scott Peterson, chorusmaster
Mid-Columbia Mastersingers; Justin Raffa, artistic director

Britten – Sinfonia da Requiem
Brahms – A German Requiem

A Star Is Born

February 7, 2015 | 7:30pm, The Capitol Theatre

GOLD MEDAL CONCERT

Lawrence Golan, Conductor

Vadym Kholodenko, piano
Winner of the 2013 Van Cliburn international Piano Competition

Tchaikovsky – Piano Concerto no. 1
Rachmaninoff – Symphony no. 2

Death & Transfiguration

March 28, 2015 | 7:30pm, The Capitol Theatre

Lawrence Golan, Conductor

Linda Wang, violin

Liszt – Les Preludes
Chen/He – The Butterfly Lovers Violin Concerto
Higdon – blue cathedral
Strauss – Death and Transfiguration

Resurrection

May 16, 2015 | 7:30pm, The Capitol Theatre

Lawrence Golan, Conductor

Lindsay Russell, soprano
Melissa Schiel, alto
Members of the Central Washington Symphony Orchestra; Dr. Nikolas Caoile, director
Yakima Symphony Chorus; Dr. Scott Peterson, chorusmaster
Members of the Central Washington University Men’s and Women’s Choruses;
Dr. Gary Wiedenaar and Dr. Scott Peterson, directors

Mahler – Symphony No. 2, “Resurrection”

Pops Concerts

Broadway Blockbusters

September 13, 2014 | 7:30pm, The Capitol Theatre

Lawrence Golan, Conductor

Laurie Gayle Stephenson, soprano
Steve Amerson, tenor

Highlights from Phantom of the Opera, Les Misérables and more! Orchestral and
vocal favorites from the most successful Broadway musicals in history.

Christmas Pops Spectacular

December 7, 2014 | 4:00pm, The Capitol Theatre

Lawrence Golan, Conductor

Yakima Symphony Chorus; Dr. Scott Peterson, chorusmaster
Bram Bratá Steel Drum Band; B.J. Leggett, artistic director

The whole family will enjoy this heart-warming holiday event including
Christmas favorites with a Caribbean twist!

Fiddle-Faddle

February 28, 2015 | 7:30pm, The Capitol Theatre

Lawrence Golan, Conductor and violin

Fiddler on the Roof, The Devil Went Down to Georgia, and other Fiddlin’ Favorites; featuring Maestro Lawrence Golan on the fiddle and on the podium; and spotlighting concertmaster Denise Dillenbeck and the entire YSO violin section.

Lawrence Golan, Conductor

Jim Witter, piano and vocals

A musical journey through the ‘60s and ‘70s featuring the timeless music of
Simon & Garfunkel, from the artist who delighted a sold-out Capitol Theatre in 2012 with The Piano Men, Music of Billy Joel and Elton John.

Sinfonietta

Día de los Muertos

October 25, 2014 | 7:30pm, The Seasons Performance Hall

Lawrence Golan, Conductor

Gerardo Sánchez Lara, piano

Meyer – Día de los Muertos
Ravel – Le tombeau de Couperin
Mozart – Piano Concerto No. 23 in A major
Spohr – Symphony No. 7, “The Earthly and Divine in Human Life”

Heavenly Delicacies

January 10, 2015 | 7:30pm, The 4th Street Theatre

Lawrence Golan, Conductor

Jill Whitman, harp

Respighi – Trittico Botticelliano
Locklair – Harp Concerto
Debussy – Clair de lune
Mozart – Symphony No. 41, “Jupiter”