Symphony Series

2019-2020 Finale Rescheduled

​Friday, August 28, 2020

7:30 PM

Bravo!

Symphony strings, woodwinds, brass, and percussion on display

Trumpet
Clarinet in orchestra
Drums Sticks

100 N. Charles St., Lewisville, TX  75057

Violoncello

Symphony Series

Symphony Series concerts are performed on Friday nights at the MCL Grand Theater

100 N. Charles St., Lewisville, TX  75057

International Chamber Series

The International Chamber Series concerts are presented in cooperation with the College of Music at the University of North Texas.  Concerts are FREE but donations are appreciated.

5500 Morriss Rd., Flower Mound, TX  75028

IN THE SPOTLIGHT
Spotlight
A tribute to LLS players Jackie Akin, flute, and Ralph Morgan, bassoon,
who are retiring from the Dallas ISD after years of service.
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September 18, 2020

7:30 PM

Juanito Riveros, harp

Grand Prize Winner of the 2020 International Competition for Strings  and Harp

performing

Rodrigo: Concierto de Aranjuez

Also on the program:

Delius: A Song Before Sunrise

Beethoven: Symphony No. 1

Celebrate the 250th anniversary of Beethoven's birth with a performance of the master's first symphony. Local product Juanito Riveros, a student at the Cleveland Institute of Music and winner of the 2020 International Competition for Strings and Harp, performs a concerto originally written for guitar and subsequent scored by the composer for harp. Delius' evocative A Song Before Sunrise rounds out the program.

October 9, 2020

7:30 PM
Anna Bulkina, piano

Symphony Series

November 6, 2020

7:30 PM
Bravo!

Audience favorites from the

symphonic repertory

Conductor In Orchestra

Music by Saint-Saëns, Bizet, Brahms, and others

Enjoy a concert of audience favorites, including Danse Macabre, Hungarian Dance No. 5, Habanera, selections from the Nutcracker, and more.

February 12, 2021

7:30 PM
Haydn: Symphony No. 104 ("London")

Plus the winner of the 2021 Vernell Gregg Young Artists Competition

Outline of Chimneys

The winner of the Vernell Gregg competition anchors a concert that features the last symphony written by Joseph Haydn, the so-called "London" Symphony.

April 16, 2021

7:30 PM
Nikita Fitenko, piano

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Liszt: Piano Concerto No. 1

Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 4

Pianist Nikita Fitenko returns to Lewisville after an absence of nine years to perform Liszt's splashy Concerto in E-flat Major. Tchaikovsky's powerful "Fate" symphony concludes the program.

International Chamber Series

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December 29, 2020

7:30 PM
Ning Zhou, piano

Cello and music stand

January 22, 2021

7:30 PM
Frieden String Quartet

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March 26, 2021

7:30 PM
Harpsichord and Friends

Peter and the Wolf
 
Date and Location TBD
Narrated by Chip Waggoner
 
Dancers
Members of LakeCities Ballet Theatre
 
Choreographed by Kelly Lannin
Staged by Janet Waters
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STREAMING BROADCAST ON

Sunday, November 8, 2020

3:00 PM

Juan Riveros, harp

Grand Prize Winner of the 2020 International Competition for Strings and Harp

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Debussy: Danse Sacrée et Profane

Ravel: Introduction and Allegro

Elgar: Serenade for Strings

Still: Danzas de Panama