Sixteenth Season, 2015-2016

November 2015

Rain Dance – MVP’s Musical Offering to End the Drought
Sky Road Webb, Coast Miwok Prayer Songs
Virgil Thomson’s Soil Erosion, Drought and Devastation
Claude Debussy’s Nuages
Johannes Brahms’ Symphony No. 3

Rain Dance – MVP’s Musical Offering to End the Drought

March 2016

Haydn’s Reach – from Haydn to Ives
Franz Joseph Haydn, Symphony No. 94, Surprise
Charles Ives, The Unanswered Question
Igor Stravinsky, Ode:Triptychon for Orchestra
Sergei Prokofiev, Symphony No. 1, Classical

Haydn’s Reach – from Haydn to Ives

June 2016

MVP Concerto Competition Soloists
Showcasing the talented soloists of MVP

Program:
Samuel Barber, Violin Concerto –
Charmian Stewart
Jean Sibelius, Violin Concerto –
Elizabeth Castro Abrams
Eric Ewazen, Flute Concerto – Kristen Moss
Allan Stephenson, Concerto for Cors Anglais and String Orchestra – Brian Thompson
Preben Antonsen, Trumpet Concerto (world premiere) – Kris Antonsen

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