Anchorage Civic Orchestra
2014-2015 Season

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 Concert Series
 2014-2015

 

Fall Concert:
Saturday November 22, 7:30pm 

Maurice Ravel - Pavane for a Dead Infant
Astor Piazzolla - Oblivionv
Lee Wilkins, soloist
Astor Piazzolla - Hommage à Liège
Armin Abdihodzic & Mark Wolbers, soloists
Georges Bizet - Carmen Suites Nos. 1 & 2
Alberto Ginastera - Estancia Suite


Featuring guest conductor Tammy

Vollom-Matturro

Winter Concert:
Saturday March 21,
7:30pm


Ludwig Beethoven -  Zur Namensfeier Overture, Op. 115
Vasily Kalinnikov - Symphony No. 1 in G Minor
Concerto competition winner(s)



Spring Concert:
Saturday May 9,
7:30pm


Jean Sibelius Alla Marcia from the Karelia Suite, Op. 11
Nikolai Myaskovsky Cello Concerto in C Minor, Op. 66
as edited by Dr. John Lutterman, who will also be our soloist
Antonin Dvorak Symphony No. 6 in D Major, Op. 60



Concerto Competition

Calling all high school music students! Begin preparing your entry for this years Concerto Competition!

The competition is open to Anchorage area high school-aged musicians who play a woodwind, brass, string or percussion instrument.  (Past winners are not eligible.)

 

Repertoire

Students should prepare a movement from a standard concerto or a work that has an orchestral accompaniment, with the intent of performing with the Anchorage Civic Orchestra (ACO).  The selected work should be 10 minutes or less in length.

 

Auditions

Date: December 13, 2014

Location: UAA Fine Arts Building, Room 124.

Each applicant must supply his or her own piano accompanist.

 

Awards

Winner receives (1) a solo performance opportunity with the Anchorage Civic Orchestra and (2)a $200 prize.

Honorable Mention prizes may also be awarded at the discretion of the judges.

 

Performance

The ACO Concerto Competition winner will perform with the Orchestra at the Family Concert on March 21, 2015.

Download information and application here.

 


 

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