YRSO 2023-2024 Season


Tales and Lore

Featuring Emily Smith and Tyler Hyun,
Two of the four winners of the 2022-23 YRSO Young Artists Concerto Competition

Sunday, October 8, 2023 ● 3:00 pm
United Jewish Community of the Virginia Peninsula
401 City Center Blvd, Newport News, VA 23606

conductor, Eric Reiff
conductor, Clint Correll

Bishop Guy Mannering Overture
Copland John Henry
Glazunov Grand pas Espagnole
Glazunov Pas de Caractère
Grieg Peer Gynt Suite #1, Op.46
Griffes Poem for flute and Orchestra
Emily Smith, Flute
Mussorgsky Hopak from The Fair Maid of Sorochinsk
Rimsky-Korsakov Procession of the Nobles
Stravinsky Berceuse and Finale from Firebird
Stravinsky Dance Inferno from Firebird
Weber Andante and Rondo
Tyler Hyun, Viola

Holiday Happiness

Sunday, December 17, 2023 ● 3:00 pm
United Jewish Community of the Virginia Peninsula
401 City Center Blvd, Newport News, VA 23606

conductor, Eric Reiff
conductor, Clint Correll

Haydn The Creation: The Heavens are Telling
Haydn Symphony No. 26
Holcombe Festive Sounds of Hanukkah
Holland Suite Santa Claus
Jupp Bob Sleigh
Schlogel Winter March
Presser Arctic Night
Zimbalist Dance Suite

Celebrating International Women's Month

(In Honor of Women, Ladies, and Girls)

Also featuring violinists Sarah Chenkin and Matthew Fan,
Winners of the November 2023 YRSO Young Artists Concerto Competition

Sunday, March 17, 2024 ● 3:00 pm
United Jewish Community of the Virginia Peninsula
401 City Center Blvd, Newport News, VA 23606

conductor, Eric Reiff
conductor, Clint Correll

Mendelssohn Violin Concerto in e minor, mov 1
Sarah Chenkin, violin
Ravel Pavane for a Dead Princess
Coleridge Taylor Minnehaha
Rimsky-Korsakov A Song of India from the opera Sadko
Donizetti Daughter of the Regiment Overture
Wieniawski Violin Concerto No. 2 in d minor, mov. 1
Matthew Fan, violin
Woodforde-Finden Petals from a Lotus Lily Suite
Loewe, F./Herfurth My Fair Lady: Highlights
Khachaturian arr Frank Gayane Selections

Community Music Festival

Program is free and open to the public

Sunday, April 28, 2024 ● 4:00 pm
Diamonstein Concert Hall, The Ferguson Center, CNU
1 Avenue of the Arts, Newport News, VA 23602

conductor, Eric Reiff
conductor, Clint Correll

Anderson China Doll
Horner Titanic
Journey/Lopez Journey's Greatest Hits
Lowden arr Baryy Manilow Selections
Ketelby In a Persion Market
Bacharach Best that you can do
Sousa Circus Gallop
Gershwin Gershwin in Concert

In the Promised Land

Sunday, May 19, 2024 ● 3:00 pm
United Jewish Community of the Virginia Peninsula
401 City Center Blvd, Newport News, VA 23606

conductor, Eric Reiff
conductor, Clint Correll

Baron Song of Zion
Ben-Haim Fanfare to Israel
Edelson Israeli Folk Suite
Friml Persian March
Greene/Correll Deborah and Barak Overture
Hamerick Judische Trilogy
Jacobi Two Piecews in Sabbath Mood
Levenson The Promised Land
Morgan Hebrew Suite
Phillips Lily of the Nile Waltz
Sorantin Cortege Oriental from Ballet Suite, "Khadijah"

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