Our 2014 Family Concert

February 27, 2014 in Uncategorized

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An afternoon concert and an “instrumental petting zoo” for kids of all ages featuring a performance of  ”Peter and the Wolf ” with the Wissahickon Dance Academy. Don’t forget to come early for our “Instrumental Petting Zoo” for a great way to learn and experience all of the instruments of the orchestra! A concert finale for our 81st season that you will NOT want to miss! This concert will be held on April 26th, 2014 at 2:00pm at the Abington Junior High School Little Theater. To buy tickets for this event, click this link: http://oyrs.ticketleap.com/our-2014-family-concert/ .

Celebrating 81 years of performance in Montgomery County!

July 21, 2013 in Uncategorized

The Old York Road Symphony celebrates 81 years of performance in Montgomery County with 4 fabulous concerts!

Here are some highlights of our upcoming 2013- 2014 season :

October 26, 2013  “Opening Concert”

Wagner: Prelude to Tristan and Isolde

Dvorak: Scherzo capriccioso, Op. 86

Chausson: Poeme for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 25 – Meichen Liao-Barnes, Soloist

Elgar: In the South

January 25, 2014  “Young Artists Concert”

Bellini: “Norma” Overture

Weber: Clarinet Concerto No. 2, Op. 74 1st mvt., David Kim, Clarinet

Tchaikovsky: Rococo Variations, Op. 33, Isaiah Kim, Violoncello

Wieniawski: Violin Concerto No. 2, Op. 22 1st mvt., Daniel Kim, Violin

Saint-Saens: Cello Concerto No. 1, Op. 33 1st mvt., Samuel Walter, Violoncello

Moussorgsky: Boris Godunov Suite No. 1

(compiled and arranged by Yoon Jae Lee)

March 22, 2014  “Welcome to Springtime”

Beethoven: ”Fidelio” Overture

Beethoven: Triple Concerto

Yoon Jae Lee, Piano; Jaram Kim, Violin; Hyunjoo Jung, Cello

Brahms: Symphony No. 4

April 26, 2014  “ Family Concert” at 2PM

An afternoon concert for kids of all ages including an Instrumental Petting Zoo,

Prokofiev:  ”Peter and the Wolf “, narrated by Howard Baxter
featuring dancers from the Wissahickon Dance Academy

plus William Tell Overture and other familiar works

(All programs are subject to change) 

Join the Old York Road Symphony

July 21, 2013 in Uncategorized

The Old York Road Symphony is looking for quality musicians to join our orchestra!

String players are always welcome. Wind, brass, and percussionists as openings occur.

We invite you to come and join us as we celebrate our 81st season!

We rehearse Tuesday evenings from 8-10pm at the Abington Jr. High School ,  2056 Susquehanna Rd. Abington PA 19001 .

 FOR MORE INFORMATION:

Call Tom @ 215-840-7093 or email him.

 

Take the Old York Road Symphony Quick Survey

July 19, 2013 in Uncategorized

The OYRS values your opinion. Take a minute to answer a few quick questions and let us know what you would like to hear. Click on the OYRS survey page at the top or click on the following link:

http://www.oldyorkroadsymphony.org/wordpress/oyrs-survey/