Meet our concerto soloist Adrianna Mateo!  New York-based violinist, concertmaster on Broadway, solo violinist/music curator at Metropolitan Museum of Art, actor appearing on the Metropolitan Opera, HBO, MTV, and more.  She will play a new violin concerto by Mitchell McCarthy written for TVYSO!

Below is a MIDI recording of the new Violin Concerto:

Rehearsal Schedule 10/20/19 

4pm – Copland – end of Corral Nocturne, Waltz, Hoedown
    4:10 – Violin 2 sectional upstairs w Ms. Carlson: March Slav Letter A to Letter D, Hoedown Rehearsal 14-17
4:30 – Zampa
4:50 – McCarthy new Concerto – focus on this! Practice 3 against 4 with metronome and prepare Letter F / Letter K

5:30 break – 
 
5:50 – continue on the new concerto
6 – Nutcracker:  Trepak- the ending accel. Sugar Plum, Arabian Dance
6:20 – March Slav, practice the ending we worked on- Allegro Risoluto
 
 
 
Music quoted by Tchakovsky in Marche Slave
(listen to those Russian bass voices! This is a special vocal tradition there)
Serbian Folk Songs:
“Bright Sun, you do not shine equally”
“Gladly does the Serb enlist in the army”
and a historical 1912 band recording:
 
 
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Recordings of our repertoire – Seek out more versions and find your personal favorites!
Herold – Zampa Overture – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1XrPPm8S4PI
Copland – Dance Episodes from Rodeo – https://youtu.be/SXikDnYZYpM?t=482
Tchaikovsky – Slavonic March – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lhwm5u8Og2s
Tchaikovsky – Nutcracker Suite – https://youtu.be/M8J8urC_8Jw?t=359

 

Thames Valley Youth Symphony Orchestra Schedule 2019-2020

Fall Semester Orchestra Rehearsals | Sundays, 4:00 – 6:45 PM

September: 8, 15, 22, 29

October: 6, 13, 20, 27

November: 3, 10, 17, 24

December: 1

Winter Concert | Sunday, Dec 8 | 2:00 PM

Dress Rehearsal: 11:30 AM

Concert: 2:00 PM

Spring Semester Orchestra Rehearsals | Sundays, 4:00 – 6:45 PM

January: 12, 19, 26

February: 2, 9, 23 (No Rehearsal February 16)

March: 1, 8, 15, 22, 29

April: 5, 19 (No Rehearsal April 12)

Spring Concert | Sunday, April 26 | 2:00 PM

Dress Rehearsal: 11:30 AM

Concert: 2:00 PM

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