Oct 12 & 13 

Santa Cruz Symphony  

BATES: Mothership (feat. Mason Bates, electronica)

STRAVINSKY: The Firebird (1919 suite)

BEETHOVEN: Piano concerto no. 5 (Jon Nakamatsu, piano)



Nov 2 & 3

Santa Cruz Symphony 

SALONEN: Violin Concerto (Nigel Armstrong, violin)

DVORAK: Symphony no. 7 


Nov 17

San Francisco Symphony Youth Orchestra

TILSON-THOMAS: Agnegram

GRIEG: Piano Concerto (Roger Xia, piano)

PROKOFIEV: Scenes from Romeo and Juliet

i. Montagues and Capulets

ii. The Young Juliet

v. Masks

iii. Madrigal

vi. Romeo and Juliet

vii. Death of Tybalt

vii. Romeo at the Grave of Juliet


Dec 15

San Francisco Symphony Youth Orchestra 

Holiday Concert

TCHAIKOVSKY: Nutcracker Suite (18’)

Miniature Overture (3.5’)

Marche (2.5’)

Dance of the Sugar-Plum Fairy (2’)

Russian Dance (Trepak) (1’)

Chinese Dance (1’)

Reed-Flutes (2’)

Waltz of the Flowers (6’)

PROKOFIEV: Peter and the Wolf (~30’) feat. Stephen Curry?

VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: Fantasia on Greensleeves (5’)

CAROLS: TBD

ANDERSON: Sleigh Ride (3’)




Feb 1 & 2 

Santa Cruz Symphony

MAHLER: Symphony no. 5

Feb 24, 25, 28

San Francisco Symphony

Concerts for Kids

10:00am Monday, February 24, 2020
11:30am Monday, February 24, 2020

Sounds of Music!

Copland  Fanfare for the Common Man

Britten  Finale from the Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra

William Grant Still  Cumbia e Congo

Tchaikovsky  Scherzo: Pizzicato Ostinato from Symphony No. 4 (excerpt)

Poulenc  Music from Concerto for Organ, Timpani, and Strings (excerpt)

Bartholomew-Poyser  Hlonolofatsa

10:00am Tuesday, February 25, 2020
11:30am Tuesday, February 25, 2020
10:00am Friday, February 28, 2020
11:30am Friday, February 28, 2020

Making Music!

Tchaikovsky  Trepak from The Nutcracker

Britten  Finale from the Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra

Beethoven  Scherzo from Symphony No. 3

Pinkfong (arr. Gibson)  Baby Shark

Elgar  Fairies and Giants

Nauroz Tanya  Kurdish Dance

Poulenc  Music from Concerto for Organ, Timpani, and Strings (excerpt)

Rossini  Finale from Overture to William Tell

 

Mar 1,2,3,5 

Santa Cruz Symphony 

Carnegie Hall presents: The Orchestra Sings


Mar 15

San Francisco Symphony Youth Orchestra

SMETANA: Ma Vlast

HAYDN: Symphony no. 104 'London’

BRITTEN: Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra

BATES: Mothership


Mar 28 & 29 

Santa Cruz Symphony 

MONCAYO: Huapango 

MASSENET: Meditaion from Thais (Alex Zhou, violin)

SAINT-SAENS: Introduction & Rondo Capriccioso (Alex Zhou, violin)

PROKOFIEV: Symphony no. 5 



April 4 

San Francisco Symphony Youth Orchestra

Music for Families, Program TBA



May 2 & 3 

Santa Cruz Symphony 

LULLY: Marche pour la ceremonie des Turcs 

DENZA: Funiculi Funicula 

VIVALDI: Nulla in Mundo Pax Sincera 

ORFF: Carmina Burana  

May 10

San Francisco Symphony Youth Orchestra 

SCHUBERT: Symphony no. 8 “Unfinished”

MACKEY: Eating Greens

BRAHMS: Symphony no. 2