2017 – 2018 Season
Winter’s Gifts: Family
Saturday, December 16, 2017 | 8 PM (Palo Alto)
Sunday, December 17, 2017 | 7 PM (Santa Clara)
The San José Chamber Orchestra joins forces with the Choral Project (Daniel Hughes, conductor) and special guests Vivace Youth Chorus (Peggy Spool, director) and vocalist Juanita Harris to present WINTER’S GIFTS: FAMILY.
Music resonant with the emotions of family in all its forms and celebration that inspires change for a better world. Music from various cultures from around the globe that honors our current and ancestral homes as well as our diverse holiday traditions. Come join us for what has become the holiday music tradition for so many in the South Bay!
Come join us for what has become the holiday music tradition for so many in the South Bay!
Happy New Year 2018!
Sunday January 7, 2018 | 7 PM
Liana Bérubé, violin Michelle Kwon, cello Jeffrey LaDeur, piano Barbara Day Turner, conductor
– Piano Trio Opus 70, no 2 Beethoven
– Serenade for Strings Dag Wiren
– Music from the ballet Les Petit Riens Mozart
– Midnight Bells Kreisler, arranged by Clarice Assad
Watch for Stephanie Chase March 2019 and Stephanie with Sara Davis Buechner January 2020!
A Touch of Tech
Sunday March 25, 2018 | 7 PM
– New music by Vivian Fung,Thea Musgrave, Judith Shatin and William Susman.
– Melody and rhythm meet algorithms, melting glaciers and electronic interventions.
We Heard Them Back When
Sunday May 20, 2018 | 7 PM
San José Chamber Orchestra presents violist Zhanbo Zheng, winner of the 2017 Klein International String Competition, a new work by the winner of the 2018 Allen Strange Memorial Composition Prize, an up and coming singer presented in collaboration with the Merola Opera Program and the SJCO Senior Youth Orchestra side-by-side with SJCO in a grand season ending salute to youth.
Notes for Nourishment
Sunday November 19, 2017 | 3-4 PM
Cathedral Basilica St Joseph
80 South Market Street, San José
Free Admission Concert
Donations accepted for North Bay Fire Victims
Presenting the Delphi Trio in music by Brahms, Bolcom and Evan Price
Liana Bérubé, violin Michelle Kwon, cello Jeffrey LaDeur, piano
Save the Date!
Annual Fundraising Gala
A Taste of Tango
January 28, 2018 | 5:00 PM
Enjoy a great evening of dinner, tangos performed by the Mana Saxophone Trio, a silent auction supporting the work of SJCO.