Music of the Masters VII was well received by the audiences on June 6, 2016. We have a video from our Family Concert is now on youtube.
Open Rehearsal will be on July 15h, 7pm -9pm at Grace St. Paul’s Episcopal Church. 2331 E. Adams Street. Free (Donations Welcome)
Musicians will read through music by Debussy (Afternoon of a Faun), Ravel (La Valse), Verdi (Sicilian Vespers) with guest conductor Suke Nakata, and Toru Tagawa will lead the Beethoven’s Symphony No.6. It’s a rare opportunity for audiences to be able to hear the first run through of the pieces. (We are not necessary performing the repertoire in near future)
Music of the Masters VII and Family Concert will be on June 6, 2015.
Location: Grace St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 2331 E. Adams Street, Tucson AZ
Featuring 4 soloists on Mozart Concerti. Bassoon Concerto and Mozart Piano Concerto No.21.
June 6, Saturday
1:30pm Instrumental Petting Zoo, come and try instruments, open to young to adults (not just for kids)
2pm – A Family Concert (30 min. bite size concert, for anyone from not yet born to adults. First timer, somewhat new to classical music, and of course family who may not be able to attend regular 2 hour concert)
3pm – Music of the Masters VII. (2 Hour Concert, for people who enjoy listening to classical music)
June 6th, 2pm – Family Concert, we will start Instrumental Petting Zoo at 1:30pm.
June 6th, 3pm – Music of the Masters VII, Russlan and Ludmilla Overture, Piano Soloist: Sheryll McManus on Mozart Piano Concerto No.21 (2nd Movement Only). Mozart. Bassoon Concerto will be performed by Lisa Renteria, Jessica Campbell, and Juan J. Arevalo, Tchaikovsky: Serenade for Strings, and Rimisky-Korsakoff’s Capriccio Espagnol
Music of the Masters VI will be on January 3, 2015 at 3pm at Grace St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 2331 E. Adams Sreet.
Verdi: La Forza del Destino Overture
R. Strauss: Horn Concerto No.1, featuring Greg Helseth
Beethoven: Symphony No.3 “Eroica”
Concert is Free and Open to the Public. Donations Welcome. Seating is first come first serve (except first 5 rows, reserved for Ad. or regular sponsors)
Family concert is at 2pm. (3o min. a bite size concert, Overture by Verdi, a movement from R. Strauss’s Horn Concerto No.1 and the Beethoven Symphony No.3 will be performed, Small Children Welcome, and encouraged to attend the family concert, Family concert is designed to provide music to parents who might not be able to come to regular length concert (baby might cry, or too long, don’t want to disturb other audience members)
Tucson Repertory Orchestra and Conductor, Toru Tagawa, are in the Final Round of The American Prize!!
Congratulations to all TRO Musicians!!!
The American Prize celebrates American excellence in the performing arts. TAP sponsors a series of annual, national, non-profit competitions, selecting the best recorded performances of music in the United States by individuals and ensembles at professional, college/university, church, community and secondary school levels. TAP provides cash awards, professional adjudication and regional, national and international recognition to composers, conductors, ensembles, vocalists, pianists, chamber musicians and stage directors.
The American Prize has awarded more than $25,000 in all categories since 2010, and has welcomed applications from 46 U.S. states and from American citizens living throughout the world. Complete information about the competitions is available at the website: www.theamericanprize.org. Recent winners and additional background may be found on our blog: The American Prize
Facebook link: https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-American-Prize-celebrating-American-excellence-in-the-arts/214320622728?ref=ts
We will have another open rehearsal, Aug. 13th, 7pm at Grace St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 2331 E. Adams Street.
Featuring, Jose Leonardi Moore on Violin, Ravel’s Tzigane, Sheryll McManus on Piano: Schumann Piano Concerto, You can hear her playing on youtube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ja1dz9KfHLo
Dvorak: Symphony No.7
Free and Open to the public
Photo from the June 21st Concert!!
Congratulations to TRO Musicians!! We are in the semi-final for the American Prize Award.
Those of you who played: Dvorak Symphony No.8, Serenade for Winds by R. Strauss, Beethoven Symphony No.1, and Waltz of the Flowers by Tchaikovsky, the video clips from were sent to the American Prize!!
We have open rehearsals coming up!! Audience members are welcome to come and listen to our rehearsal. Wednesdays, July 16th at 7pm and Aug. 13th at Grace St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 2331 E. Adams.