Music of Americas – Chamber Concert I presented by The Valley Symphony Orchestra at IMAS
Join the Valley Symphony Orchestra for an afternoon of Latin-inspired music from Argentina and Brazil in Chamber Concert I – Music of Americas to be held in the Central Gallery at the International Museum of Art & Science (IMAS) located on 1900 W. Nolana Ave, McAllen on Sunday, December 8, 2013 at 4:00PM. Doors open at 330PM.
Enjoy a thrilling afternoon of chamber music featuring cellist Daniel Saenz, coloratura soprano Yuria Maria Saenz, and pianist Brendan Kinsella. From the melodious sounds of Leonard Bernstein to lively swing jazz to haunting Mexican and Brazilian art songs. This eclectic and enjoyable tribute to American and Latin American music is not to be missed!
Tickets are $25 and there is a $5 discount for Seniors, Students and Groups of 10 or more. Enjoy delicious cake donated by Luby’s Cafeteria and robust coffee courtesy of Corner Bakery Café of McAllen. For further information, visit www.valleyorchestra.org or call the VSO Box Office at (956) 661-1615.
Home for the Holidays – South Texas Youth Symphony Present their Holiday Concert at the Edinburg City Auditorium
Join the South Texas Youth Symphony for a magical afternoon for the entire family as they present their Home for the Holidays Concert to be held at the Edinburg City Auditorium located on 415 W. McIntyre, Edinburg on Sunday, December 15, 2013 at 4pm. Doors open at 3:30PM. You'll be amazed by the caliber of talent displayed by these student musicians, of whom range between 13 and 18 years in age and were selected by audition as the best student musicians in the Rio Grande Valley. Many were recently selected as the top musicians in the entire state, earning a spot in the prestigious Texas All-State Orchestra.
Under the baton of Lucas Darger, the symphony will present a variety of holiday music: Listen to classic dances from Tchaikovsky's famous Nutcracker Suite, the jazzy Swingin' Holiday, and then take a break to enjoy Mannheim Steamroller’s beautiful arrangement of Silent Night and more, everyone will love this great kick off to the holiday season.
Come out and support our student musicians and be enthralled in a musical frenzy of holiday dances. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students, seniors and children. Enjoy delicious cake donated by Luby’s of McAllen and robust coffee courtesy of Starbucks of Edinburg. Call the VSO Box Office at (956) 661-1615 or visit www.valleyorchestra.org for more information.