Gary Urwin Jazz Orchestra/Trumpet Players Corner

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2016 – 2017 Concert Schedule



Our next concert will take place on March 26, 2017 at 2:00pm at Forest Lawn Hollywood Hills. We are pleased to be able to provide this concert free of charge. Please support the orchestra and its mission and by visiting our donations page. 

We thank you for attending our wildly successful and entertaining Holiday Concert this past December! We are committed to bringing the highest quality music to you, our amazing audience, and are excited to see you again next month!

Our Music Director, Maestro Michael Christ Powers, is pleased to invite you to our next concert presentation:

"Songs of Love, and Hate...and Love"

With Guest Artists

Katherine Giaquinto, soprano

and

Bernardo Bermudez, baritone

and Special Guest, Suzanna Guzmán, mezzo-soprano

Also featuring - Steven Cornett, tenor and Maya Rothfuss, soprano


Program to Include:

                                                                                                                                                                                  W. A. Mozart - Overture to Don Giovanni

        W. A. Mozart - Don Giovanni "La ci darem la mano"

        W. A. Mozart - Don Giovanni "Or sai chi l'onore"

        W. A. Mozart - Nozze di Figaro "Hai già vinta la causa"

        W. A. Mozart - Magic Flute "Papageno, Papagena"

        Antonín Dvořák - Rusalka "Song to the Moon"

        Michael Roberts - Patterns for voice and orchestra

        Georges Bizet - Carmen "Procession of the Toreadors" & "Toreador"

        Georges Bizet - Carmen "Habanera"

        Georges Bizet - Carmen  "Fate Theme"

        Rodgers & Hammerstein - Medley from the "Sound of Music"



Our concert schedule for the 2016-2017 Season is:

Sunday, March 26, 2017 "Songs of Love, and Hate...and Love"

Sunday, July 16, 2017  "Sci-Fi Masterworks"

Please put these exciting concerts in your calendar now!                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             

Our concerts take place at:

Hall of Liberty
Forest Lawn Hollywood Hills
6300 Forest Lawn Drive
Los Angeles, California 90068 (Exit the 134 Fwy at Forest Lawn Drive)


 

PAST CONCERTS IN OUR 2015-2016 SEASON:

PROGRAM FROM MARCH 20, 2016 CONCERT:

By Guest Conductor Vlad Vizireanu:

Antonín Dvořák – Carnival Overture

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – Overture to The Marriage of Figaro   

Giuseppi Verdi – Force of Destiny Overture                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   

By Guest Conductor Steven Allen Fox:

Ludwig van Beethoven – Leonore Overture No. 3

Ralph Vaughan Williams – Selections from English Folk Song Suite: 

Seventeen Come Sunday, Folk Songs from Somerset

Georges Bizet – Selections from Carmen Suite No. 1


PAST CONCERTS IN OUR 2014-2015 SEASON:

PROGRAM FROM MARCH 15, 2015 CONCERT:

Dr. A. Phoenix Delgado, Music Director

Franz Schubert: Rosamunde Op. 26 Ballet Music
David G. Stout: Exvtemporanea (World Premiere)
Erich Bulling: Carnival (World Premiere) [in collaboration with Luminario Ballet]

PROGRAM FROM NOVEMBER 1, 2014 CONCERT:

Dr. A. Phoenix Delgado, Music Director

       "Opening Gala with Suzanna Guzmán"

Overture to Leonore No. 3, Op. 72, by Ludwig van Beethoven

Selections from Cavalleria Rusticana, by Pietro Mascagni
-Intermezzo
-Prelude & Siciliana

Hymn & Triumphal March from Aida, by Giuseppe Verdi

Aria “Che farò senza Euridice” from Orpheus, by Christoph Willibald Gluck

Selections from Samson et Dalila, by Camille Saint-Saëns
-Aria “Mon coeur s’ouvre à ta voix”
-Aria “Printemps qui commence”

Selections from Carmen, by Georges Bizet
-Prelude & Aragonaise
-Aria “Habañera”
-Les Toréadors

 


PAST CONCERTS IN OUR 2013-2014 SEASON: 



PROGRAM FROM JUNE 22, 2014 CONCERT:

Dr. A. Phoenix Delgado, Music Director


"Music of Henry Mancini and Composers of Our Time"

- Bernstein, Overture to West Side Story
- Bulling, Medley Bossa Nova Jobim
- Bulling, Trocha Angosta (premiere)
- The Music of Henry Mancini



PROGRAM FROM MARCH 9, 2014 CONCERT:

Dr. A. Phoenix Delgado, Music Director

       "New Valley Explores the New World"

- Glinka, Overture to Ruslan & Ludmilla
- Puccini, Act III Intermezzo from Manon Lescaut
- Bizet, Carmen: Suite No. 1
- Dvorak, New World Symphony No. 9



PROGRAM FROM DECEMBER 15, 2013 CONCERT:

Dr. A. Phoenix Delgado, Music Director

      “Winter Wonderland Holiday Concert”

- Tchaikovsky: Selections from the Nutcracker
- Humperdinck: Selections from Hansel & Gretel
- Plus medleys of our Christmas and Hanukkah favorites, and a holiday surprise or two!



PAST CONCERTS IN OUR 2012-2013 SEASON:


PROGRAM FROM JUNE 9, 2013 CONCERT:

Dr. A. Phoenix Delgado, Music Director

“NVSO on Pointe! Music from the World of Ballet”

Tchaikovsky, Swan Lake Suite, Op. 20a
- Scène
- Valse
- Danse des cygnes
- Scène

Czardas: Danse hongroise
- Scène

Bizet, Symphony in C Major
- Allegro vivo
- Adagio
- Menuetto (Scherzo)
- Allegro vivace (Finale)


PROGRAM FROM MARCH 10, 2013 CONCERT:

A. Phoenix Delgado, Music Director

          "Music From the Stage!"

- Mendelssohn, selections from Midsummer Night’s Dream
- Verdi, La Traviata, Prelude to Act III
- Beethoven, selections from The Creatures of Prometheus

 

PROGRAM FROM OCTOBER 28, 2012 CONCERT:

A. Phoenix Delgado, Music Director

I.
Shostakovich, Festive Overture
Marquez, Danzon No. 2
John Williams, Harry Potter Suite

II.
Selections from Grieg’s Peer Gynt Suite, Op. 46
Selections from Mussorgsky’s (Ravel) Pictures at an Exhibition
 


PAST CONCERTS IN OUR 2011-2012 SEASON

 


PROGRAM FROM JUNE 17, 2012 CONCERT:

Olivia Tsui and A. Phoenix Delgado, Guest Conductors

Vivaldi: “Spring” from The Four Seasons
Britten: Simple Symphony
Saint-Saens: Danse Macabre
Ravel: Pavane for a Dead Princess
Mozart: Symphony No. 41 (Jupiter)
 

 

PROGRAM FROM MARCH 11, 2012 CONCERT:

I.  Anthony Parnther, Guest Conductor

Debussy: Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun

Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet Overture

 

II.  Guido Lamell, Guest Conductor

Mozart: Clarinet Concerto, 2nd Movement (dedicated to Tom Jones)

Dvorak: Symphony No. 8

PROGRAM FROM DECEMBER 11, 2011 CONCERT: 

Our gala 2011 annual Holiday Concert on December 11, 2011 featured:

 

          - Grant Sevdayan and Bethany Pflueger, Guest Conductors

          - Performing with the Burbank Chorale, Misha Shtangrud, Director

Dedicated to the memory of our Music Director, colleague and friend, Armen Garabedian (1949 - 2011)                                                 

                                                     I.

Overture to Marriage of Figaro                        Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

                              (Conducted by Ms. Pflueger)

 

Symphony No. 104 (“London”)                       Franz Joseph Haydn

 

          - I. Adagio-Allegro

          - II. Andante

          - III. Menuetto and Trio: Allegro

          - IV. Finale: Allegro Spiritoso

                              (Conducted by Ms. Pflueger)

 

                                                   II.

Adagio for Strings                                              Samuel Barber

Dedicated to the memory of our friend and colleague, Armen Garabedian

                             (Conducted by Mr. Sevdayan)

 

Ave Verum Corpus                                             Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

                             With the Burbank Chorale

Dedicated to the memory of our friend and colleague, Armen Garabedian

                          (Conducted by Mr. Sevdayan)

 

Christmas Day