The Davis Summer Symphony is comprised of musicians from the Davis area. The group rehearses during the summer and presents a challenging concert in September at UC Davis.
Davis Summer Symphony for 2009 is conducted by David Moschler.
Performance date for 2009:
Thursday, September 24, 2009 12:05 pm Grand Lobby, (Mondavi Center for the Performing Arts)
Concert program for 2009 features:
Tim Follin: "Akrillic" from Plok (arr. by Paul Watkins)
Robert Schumann: Piano Concerto in A minor, op. 54, first movement - featuring UCD graduate student, ChiaWei Lin as guest soloist
Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 4 in Bb
Davis Summer Symphony for 2008 was conducted by David Moschler.
Concert dates were:
Friday, Sept 19, 2008 7:00 pm (UC Davis Main Theatre, UC Davis Campus)
Thursday, Sept 25, 2008 12:05 pm (UC Davis Main Theatre, UC Davis Campus)
...and will feature the following program:
W.A. Mozart – Divertimeno for Strings in F major, K 138 Salzburg Symphony No. 3
Camille Saint-Saens - Morceau de Concert, Op. 94 - originally solo for Horn and Orchestra - transcribed for wind band, featuring Jon Anderson, horn.
Johannes Brahms – Symphony No. 2 in D major
The Davis Summer Symphony was conducted by Jessica Berjarano during the 2007 season.
The 2007 program included:
Mozart - Overture to Cosi fan tutte
Mozart - Sinfonia concertante with Kristen Jones, violin and Zoe Kemmerling, viola
Schubert - Symphony No. 5
2010-08-01 15:22:54 Incredibly fun group to participate in. I've been in it as a violist 3 years in a row and it only just occurred to me that I haven't heard anything about it this year. Anyone know what happened? —KBathory