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A few selections from the Folsom Lake Symphony

Finale from Saint-Saens’ Symphony No. 3 “Organ  April 22, 2017

The Folsom Lake Symphony performs Saint-Saens’ Symphony No. 3 in C minor, op. 78 “Organ” – Finale (Maestoso–Allegro) with organist Elizabeth Forsyth. “Organ Symphony” concert on April 22, 2017 at the Harris Center for the Arts, Folsom, CA. Peter Jaffe, Music Director and Conductor.


Academic Festival Overture by Brahms  April 22, 2017

The Folsom Lake Symphony performs Brahms’ Academic Festival Overture, op. 80. “Organ Symphony” concert on April 22, 2017 at the Harris Center for the Arts, Folsom, CA. Peter Jaffe, Music Director and Conductor.


Tchaikowsky Violin Concert with Jessica Linnebach  February 18, 2017

The Folsom Lake Symphony performs the Violin Concerto in D Major, op. 35 by Pyotr II’yich Tchaikovsky with soloist Jessica Linnebach. “Russian Romance” concert on February 18, 2017 at the Harris Center for the Arts, Folsom , CA. Peter Jaffe, Music Director and Conductor.


Selections from Romeo and Juliet  February 18, 2017

The Folsom Lake Symphony performs selections from Romeo and Juliet by Sergei Prokofiev with Jessica Linnebach as soloist.  The “Russian Romance” concert was performed February 18, 2017 at the Harris Center for the Arts, Folsom, CA with Peter Jaffe, as Music Director and Conductor. Guest Actors: Paul Scott – Narrator, Emmi Warford – Juliet, and Ricky Jenkins – Romeo.


Ravel Piano Concerto in G major  October 22, 2016

The Folsom Lake Symphony performs Maurice Ravel’s Piano Concerto in G major, movement 2 – Adagio assai with pianist Natsuki Fukasawa. “Rhythmic Heat” concert, October 22, 2016 at the Harris Center for the Arts, Folsom, CA. Peter Jaffe, Music Director and Conductor.


West Side Story  October 22, 2016

The Folsom Lake Symphony performs Symphonic Dances from West Side Story by Leonard Bernstein. “Rhythmic Heat” concert at the Harris Center for the Arts, Folsom , CA. Peter Jaffe, Music Director and Conductor.


Main Title from Star Wars  June 5, 2016

The Folsom Lake Symphony performs the Main Title from “Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope” by John Williams. “Hollywood Hits” concert at the Harris Center for the Arts, Folsom, CA. Peter Jaffe, Music Director and Conductor.


Suite from The Magnificent Seven    June 5, 2016

The Folsom Lake Symphony performs the Suite from “The Magnificent Seven” by Elmer Bernstein. “Hollywood Hits” concert. Peter Jaffe, Music Director and Conductor.


Finlandia, op. 26 by Jean Sibelius   April 2, 2016
The Folsom Lake Symphony performs Finlandia, op. 26 by Jean Sibelius. “The Spirit of Freedom” concert. Peter Jaffe, Music Director and Conductor.


Khachaturian Violin Concerto  with violinist Kerson Leong   April 2, 2016

The Folsom Lake Symphony performs the Khachaturian Violin Concerto. Violinist Kerson Leong solos and makes his American debut. “The Spirit of Freedom” concert. Peter Jaffe, Music Director and Conductor. Includes encore:  Andante from Solo Violin Sonata in A minor by Bach.


Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 5 in E minor, op 64, movement 4 (Finale)  February 13, 2016

The Folsom Lake Symphony performs Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 5 in E minor, op 64, movement 4 (Finale). “Romance and Destiny” concert. Peter Jaffe, Music Director and Conductor.


Overture to Ruslan and Lyudmila  February 13, 2016

The Folsom Lake Symphony performs Glinka’s Overture to Ruslan and Lyudmila. “Romance and Destiny” concert.


Excerpts from Pictures  October 24, 2015

The Folsom Lake Symphony performs “Baba Yaga” and “The Great of Kiev” from Pictures at an Exhibition composed by Mussorgsky. “Masterpieces” concert at the Harris Center for the Arts, Folsom, CA. Peter Jaffe, Music Director and Conductor.


March of the Toreadors from Carmen by Bizet   June 6, 2015

The Folsom Symphony performs “March of the Toreadors” from Carmen by Georges Bizet. “Sports Night at the Symphony” concert. Peter Jaffe, Music Director and Conductor.


Firebird Suite (1919) Excerpts    March 28, 2015

The Folsom Symphony performs excerpts from Igor Stravinsky’s Firebird Suite (1919). Round Dance of the Princesses, Infernal Dance of King Kastchei, Berceuse and Finale. “Rejuvenation” concert on March 28, 2015. Peter Jaffe, Music Director and Conductor.


The Butterfly Lovers Violin Concerto with violinist Linda Wang   February 14, 2015

The Folsom Symphony performs “The Butterfly Lovers Violin Concerto” by Zhanghao He and Gang Chen. Violinist Linda Wang solos. “Tales of Love” concert on February 14, 2015.


Respighi Pines of Rome (1/4) – Pines of the Villa  October 25, 2014

Folsom Symphony performs Respighi’s Pines of Rome (I pink di Roma) October 25, 2014. Peter Jaffe, Music Director and Conductor.


Respighi Pines of Rome (4/4) – Pines of the Appian   October 25, 2014

Folsom Symphony performs Pines of Rome – Pines of the Appian Way October 25, 2014. Peter Jaffe, Music Director and Conductor.


Gustav Holst – The Planets – Jupiter  May 31, 2014

The Folsom Symphony performs “Jupiter” from Holst’s “The Planets” on May 31, 2014. This is a sampling of the symphony’s season ending themed concert – Out of this World. Guest Conductor and Music Director Elect, Peter Jaffe, steps in for retiring Music Director Michael Neumann.

Adagio for Strings – Samuel Barber (Theme from “Platoon)     June 2, 2012

Samuel Barber’s Adagio for Strings performed by the Folsom Symphony, June 2, 2012 “Summer Symphony at the Movies” (Theme for movie, Platoon).


Beethoven 9th Symphony – Movement IV – “Ode to Joy”    March 25, 2012

Folsom Symphony and Sacramento Master Singers “Glorious Beethoven” March 25, 2012. Beethoven Symphony No.9 “Choral” Movement IV. Michael Neumann, Folsom Symphony Music Director & Conductor. Soloists: Robin Fisher, Soprano; Buffy Baggott, Mezzo soprano; Jaeho Lee, tenor;  Burr Phillips, Bass. Chorus: Sacramento Master Singers with American River College Chamber Choir. Dr. Ralph Hughes, Music Director.

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