2013 – 2014 Season

Events by Date

ALL EVENTS TAKE PLACE AT SOUTHMINSTER CHURCH, UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED.

Wednesday, June 12, 2013 :: Meet Your Seat

We all like to try before we buy!

Tuesday, July 16, 2013 :: 3rd Annual LSO Golf Tournament at Paradise Canyon Golf Resort

Another great day of fun in the sun, in the beautiful Oldman River valley – all for a great cause!

Wednesday, September 11, 2013 :: Annual General Meeting at CASA

All members of the Lethbridge Symphony Association, including season subscribers, orchestra members, and volunteers, are welcome!

Friday, September 27, 2013 :: Chamber Series I at CASA

Beethoven’s String Quartet No. 1 in F Major, Op. 18
Dvořák’s String Quartet No. 12 in F Major, Op. 96, “American”
Dohnányi’s Piano Quintet in C Minor, Op. 1 :: John-Paul Ksiazek, piano

Monday, October 21, 2013 :: Master Series I

Bantock’s The Sea Reivers: A Hebridean Sea Poem
Bruch’s Scottish Fantasy in E-flat Major, Op. 46 :: John Lowry, violin
Sibelius’ Symphony No. 3 in C Major, Op. 52

Friday, November 1, 2013 :: Chamber Series II

Albinoni’s Concerto for Trumpet and Strings, “Saint Marc” :: Josh Davies, trumpet
W.A. Mozart’s Divertimento in D Major K. 136
Leopold Mozart’s Trumpet Concerto in D Major :: Josh Davies, trumpet
Ewazen’s A Hymn for the Lost and Living :: Josh Davies, trumpet
Debussy’s String Quartet in G Minor, Op. 10
Piazzolla’s Café 1930 :: Josh Davies, trumpet

Monday, November 18, 2013 :: Master Series II

Rolf Boon’s Adagio for Strings
Haydn’s Symphony No. 88 in G Major
Missa in Augustiis in D Minor “Mass for Troubled Times” :: Chinook Chamber Singers, director Marvin Dueck

Wednesday, November 27 & Thursday, November 28, 2013 :: Kids Choir

An amazing opportunity for area elementary school children to sing with a real live orchestra!

December 16 – 18, 2013 :: Master Series III

Boublil and Schönberg’s Les Misérables

Friday, January 17, 2014 :: Chamber Series III :: Cellissimo

Vivaldi’s Concerto Grosso Op. 3, no. 11
Popper’s Requiem for 3 celli and piano, Op. 66
Klengel’s Theme and Variations, Op. 28
Metallica’s Bittersweet & Nothing Else Matters
Toppinen’s Beautiful & Faraway
J.S. Bach’s Seven Chorale Preludes
Katz & Snyder’s Sun Up
Saint-Saëns’ The Swan
Bernstein’s America
Sharp Nelson’s The Cello Song
Popper’s Polonaise de Concert, Op. 14

Friday, January 31 & Saturday, February 1, 2014 :: Master Series IV

W.A. Mozart’s The Marriage of Figaro :: University of Lethbridge Opera Workshop, director Blaine Hendsbee
fully staged and sung in English

Saturday, February 8, 2014 :: 6th Annual Love Notes at Casa

Welcome to the Gatsby Mansion for the event of the season – dinner, dancing, champagne, and exciting auctions!

Monday, March 17, 2014 :: Master Series V

Bloch’s Concerto Grosso for String Orchestra with Piano Obbligato
Handel’s Oboe Concerto No. 3 in G Minor HWV 287 :: Gerard Gibbs, oboe
Dvořák’s Serenade for Winds in D Minor, Op. 44
Molly on the Shore, Irish Tune from County Derry (Danny Boy) & Celtic Fiddle Tune (The Irish Washerwoman)

Friday, May 2, 2014 :: Chamber Series IV

Copland’s Saturday Night Waltz
MacMillan’s Two Sketches for String Quartet
O’Connor’s String Quartet No. 3 “Old Time”
Dvořák’s Quintet in E-Flat Major, Op. 97 :: Ronelle Schaufele, viola

Monday, May 5, 2014 :: Master Series VI

Rodgers’ Strings Serenade Arrangement :: Southern Alberta’s Suzuki Strings Students
Bruch’s Violin Concerto No. 1 in G Minor, Op. 26 :: Eleanor Yu, violin
2013 LSO Young Artist Competition winner
Beethoven’s Symphony No. 7 in A Major, Op. 92