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Orchestrating the Extraordinary™
71st Season!

Beethoven and Blue Jeans ~ SEASON OPENER
Saturday, October 8, 2016, 7:30 pm
The Village Theater at Cherry Hill, Canton

Amy Porter, flute
Katherine Hoover, composer

Wear your favorite jeans and feel the breeze of fall with this warm season opener featuring Katherine Hoover’s Four Winds Flute Concerto and Beethoven’s Pastoral Symphony.

Mikhail Glinka Kamarinskaya
Katherine Hoover Four Winds Flute Concerto (2015)
Ludwig van Beethoven Symphony No. 6 (“Pastoral”)


Philharmonic Phright Night
Saturday, October 22, 2016, 7:30 pm
PARC Gym, Plymouth

Harvest some scary tunes at our annual Halloween POPS concert.

J.S. Bach Toccata in D Minor, BWV 565 (keyboard solo)
Jacques Offenbach Orpheus in the Underworld Overture
Hector Berlioz March to the Scaffold from “Symphonie Fantastique”
Morton Gould Deserted Ballroom
John Williams Adventures on Earth from “E.T.”
Leroy Anderson Phantom Regiment
Elmer Bernstein To Kill a Mockingbird
James Newton Howard King Kong Soundtrack Highlights
Danny Elfman Music from “Spider-Man”
Ray Parker Jr. Ghostbusters

Uke Can't Be Serious!
Saturday, November 12, 2016, 7:30 pm
The Village Theater at Cherry Hill, Canton

Jim Beloff, ukulele soloist and composer
MPYO Sinfonia (side-by-side)

Uke never heard music like this before! Join in the fun for this downhome concert of Americana along with Ukulele master “jumpin” Jim Beloff.

Henry Cowell Old American Country Set (1939)
Julia Perry Short Piece for Orchestra (1965)
Jim Beloff Uke Can't Be Serious: A Concerto for Ukulele and Symphony Orchestra (1999)
Richard Rodgers Tribute to Richard Rodgers (MPYO side-by-side)
Aaron Copland Four Dance Episodes from “Rodeo” (1942)

Holiday Pops with the Phil
Thursday, December 15, 2016, 6:00 and 8:00 pm
Penn Theatre, Plymouth

Mircea Cure, viola

A fun and festive, family-friendly concert celebrating the sounds
of the season.


Miniature Masterpieces
Sunday, January 22, 2017, 2:00 pm
The Inn at St. John’s Chapel, Plymouth

Judith Shatin, composer

Join us for an intimate “Spin” of classic chamber works.

Bohuslav Martinu Nonet (1959)
William Grant Still Serenade for flute, harp, and string quartet (1957)
Judith Shatin Spin (1997)
Louise Farrenc Nonet in E-flat Major, Op. 38 (1849)


Couch Potato Pops (Favorite TV Tunes)
Saturday, February 11, 2017, 7:30 pm
The Village Theater at Cherry Hill, Canton

Celebrate Valentine’s weekend with a great concert full of TV tunes and themes to make you smile, laugh and remember.

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