2007-2008 Season

Sunday, October 7, 2007, 7:30pm
Santa Monica Civic Auditorium
Allen Robert Gross, Music Director & Conductor
Cecilia Tsan, cello
Elgar: Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1
Britten: Four Sea Interludes from “Peter Grimes”
Elgar: Cello Concerto
Haydn: Symphony No. 104 (“London”)

Sunday, December 9, 2007, 7:30pm
Santa Monica Civic Auditorium
Allen Robert Gross, Music Director & Conductor
Mozart: Overture to “The Marriage of Figaro”
Christopher Rouse: Flute Concerto
Beethoven: Symphony No. 3 (“Eroica”)

Sunday, January 20, 2008, 3:30pm
SGI Auditorium, Santa Monica
Annual Martin Luther King Concert
Allen Robert Gross, Music Director & Conductor
Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky, narrator
Kaila Potts, viola
Stamitz: Viola Concerto in D Major
Desby: Spiritual and Famin’ Mamie
Schwantner: New Morning for the World – Daybreak of Freedom
Musical Setting for the Words of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Sunday, March 9, 2008, 7:30pm
Santa Monica Civic Auditorium
Allen Robert Gross, Music Director & Conductor
Weber: Overture to “Der Freischutz”
Dvorak: Czech Suite
Brahms: Symphony No. 4

Sunday, May 25, 2008, 7:30pm
Santa Monica Civic Auditorium
Allen Robert Gross, Music Director & Conductor
Gary Bovyer, clarinet
Ginastera: Overture to “Fausto” Criollo
Ravel: Pavane for a Dead Princess
Debussy: Premiere Rapsodie for Clarinet and Orchestra
David Newman: Music for Clarinet and Orchestra (premiere)
Ravel: Rapsodie Espagnole