Antonio Vivaldi: Sinfonia in G Major Carl Nielsen: Little Suite for Strings: Intermezzo Florence Price: Adoration Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Serenade for Strings: III. Elegy Gustav Holst: St. Paul Suite: IV. Finale
For the safety of our performers, this “CVSO Condensed” concert features a smaller group of musicians and a shorter concert length than a typical Symphony concert. We are pleased to be able to safely share hope and joy with you through this program of uplifting music.
J. S. Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 3: I. Allegro moderato Giovanni Bolzoni: Menuetto Ole Bull (arr. Svendsen): The Herdmaiden’s Sunday Edvard Grieg: Air from Holberg Suite Gustav Holst: Green Brook Suite
Please join us in celebrating the holiday season with “A Wreath of Carols”, a virtual Christmas concert by a string quartet of Chippewa Valley Symphony musicians.
The performers are: Concertmaster Ryan Poquette, violin Music Director Nobuyoshi Yasuda, violin Rachel Skunes, viola Principal Cello Susan Halderman, cello
The concert is made possible by the generous sponsorship of Charter Bank. In addition, the principal violin is sponsored by Mitch and Barb Piper and the principal viola is sponsored by Brady and Jeanne Foust.
On the program are “And Therefore Be Merry: A Wreath of Carols for String Quartet”, arranged by Brian Joyce and “Christmas Pops for String Quartet”, arranged by Steve W. Mauldin. These arrangements include a number of holiday classics such as “We Three Kings”, “O Little Town of Bethlehem”, “Hark! The Herald Angels Sing”, “Winter Wonderland”, and “Let it Snow”.
Local Color: A Celebration of Local Art and Music
This video series was created during the COVID-19 pandemic. Hear a few our of outstanding musicians play and hear their thoughts about music making during this challenging time.
Mendelssohn’s “Reformation” Symphony
Recorded October 12, 2019 at Pablo Center at the Confluence in Eau Claire, Wisconsin. Conducted by Nobuyoshi Yasuda.