First Open Rehearsal, Saint-Saens No.3 was a great success!! Symphony No.3, Featured Shinji Inagi on Organ, Violin Concerto, Guest Conductor, Kyosuke Nakata, Violin, Toru Tagawa



Saint-Saens Cello Concerto

Saint-Saens Cello Concerto, featuring Dr. Theodore Buchholz.
From the Live Concert on December 29th, 2012
Grace St. Paul’s Episcopal Church
Conductor: Toru Tagawa
Orchestra: Tucson Repertory Orchestra


Open Rehearsal!! February 17th, 7pm -9pm

Announcement for Open Rehearsal

February 17th, 7pm -9pm, 

Open Rehearsal (Free) 

Location: Grace St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 2331 E. Adams Street

Music to be played: 

Saint-Saens: Symphony No.3, Organ, Shinji Inagi, Organ

Saint-Saens: Violin Concerto No.3, Violin: Toru Tagawa, Guest Conductor: Kyosuke Nakata

Hope to see you there.  


Music of the Masters II

Music of the Masters II

TRO’s Concert #2

Photo/Flyer Credit: Kate Breakey


Tucson Repertory Orchestra’s Concert II


Tucson Repertory Orchestra : Music of the Masters II, featuring cellist, Theodore Buchholz

December 29th, 2012 at 2pm

Location: Grace St. Paul Episcopal Church, 2331 E. Adams Street, Tucson, AZ

Music to be performed

Beethoven: Symphony No.1

Saint-Saens: Cello Concerto, Soloist: Theodore Buchholz

Strauss: Blue Danube

Admission: Free, donations will be accepted at the door


Violin and Piano Recital by Toru Tagawa and Kyungsun Choi

Toru Tagawa, Violinist, and Conductor of the Tucson Repertory Orchestra, and Kyungsun Choi, Piano will be giving a Violin and Piano Recital on August 15th, 2012 at 7:30pm.

Works to be performed: Wieniawski: Polonaise Brillante, Op.21, Brahms: Violin Sonata No.2, Op.100 and David Amram: Sonata for Violin and Piano.

When: Wednesday, August 15th, 2012

Time: 7:30pm

Where: Grace St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 2331 E. Adams Street, Tucson, AZ 85719

Cost: Free


Inaugural Concert was a HUGE Success

Congratulations to TRO Musicians for giving fantastic performance on July 14th, 2pm at St. Mark’s Presbyterian Church.

We had full audience,and the performance was well received.

Special thank you again to
Lothar and Linda, Sponsors for the Concert, Printed Programs, Provided Cookies and Water, Video/Photo, Support, Coordinating Woodwinds
John, Setting up the church, recommending me the church, getting the podium, lighting
JJ, TRO’s stage manager
Darian, Program Designer, writer of the Program Notes
Everyone who helped me and John move chairs, risers, etc!!    JJ, Jose, Alex C. Alex P, Janine, Carrie, Hannah, Steve, Cassandra,
Laura, Librarian, biggest supporter and much more!!
Andrew and Susan for dealing with the Video during the performance!!
Ingvi Kallen, Helping me with Publicity
Rhonda Collins, TRO Logo Design
Great Job to
Alex P, our Trumpet Coordinator to start our the concert with Fanfare, Nicely done
Jose Leonardi, Concertmaster for Elgar with Solo, and Schubert
Janine, Concertmaster for Mozart
Mindi, Alicia, Dan, Christian, John, JJ, Cassandra and Lisa.  (1st players)
Margaret and Paula who came all the way from Sierra Vista.
Every single one of you!!!!  You all are Fantastic!!

Tucson Repertory Orchestra’s Inaugural Concert, Music of the Masters I

The Tucson Repertory Orchestra will be having its inaugural concert, Music of the Masters I, on Saturday, July 14, 2012, at 2pm, at St. Mark’s Presbyterian Church.  Admission is free. TRO will perform Elgar’s Serenade for Strings, Schubert’s Symphony No. 5, and Mozart’s Symphony No. 40, directed by the TRO conductor, Toru Tagawa. 

Founded in July 2011 by conductor Toru Tagawa, and flautist Linda Doughty Kneifel, the Tucson Repertory Orchestra is Tucson’s newest performance ensemble of classical music. The TRO mission is to create performance opportunities for highly-skilled musicians in the Tucson area. The orchestra musicians range from local professionals, university music students to music educators. The orchestra meets monthly to play through classical standards such as Overtures and Symphonies by Beethoven, Brahms, Dvorak, Schubert, Schumann, and Tchaikovsky.

Arizona Daily Star:

TRO was also on the Hub: League of American Orchestra:  (Only Members can see the article, FYI)


Tucson Repertory Orchestra