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York Symphony Orchestra: Nosferatu

access_time Posted on: October 22nd, 2022

90 Minutes, no intermission. Based on Bram Stoker’s Dracula, the famous vampire, Nosferatu, comes to life in time for Halloween. The 100th anniversary of this 1922 film classic will be performed with live orchestra and chorus as Nosferatu wreaks havoc at the Transylvanian castle and beyond. Arr. Philip Storey – Orchestrated Music for Nosferatu Lawrence Golan, Conductor Kathleen Shannon, Chorusmaster York Symphony Chorus Tickets go live August 1st. Attorney Richard Konkel is a Cellist with the York Symphony Orchestra and Attorney Mieke Driscoll serves on the Board of the York Symphony Orchestra.

York Symphony Orchestra: Tchaikovsky’s 5th

access_time Posted on: October 1st, 2022

The YSO celebrates the re-opening of the Yorktowne Hotel with Beethoven’s Consecration of the House. Maestro Lawrence Golan premieres his very own Fantasia for Orchestra and middle-eastern percussionist Rony Barrak performs his symphonic poem, Beirut Sensations. Opening Night concludes with Tchaikovsky’s famous 5th Symphony which softly builds while exploring fate and ultimately culminating in victory. Duration: 2 Hours, plus intermission Ludwig van Beethoven – Consecration of the House Lawrence Golan – Fantasia for Orchestra Rony Barrak – Beirut Sensations Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky – Symphony No. 5 Lawrence Golan, Conductor Rony Barrak, Middle Eastern Percussion Tickets available August 1st. Attorney Richard… read more »

York Symphony Orchestra: Beethoven 9 (Season Finale)

access_time Posted on: May 21st, 2022

Saturday, May 21, 2022, 7:30 PM ET Appell Center for the Performing Arts In-person seating and digital access for 48 hours after premiere Lawrence Golan, Conductor Kathleen Shannon, Chorusmaster York Symphony Chorus Sydney Anderson, Soprano Pascale Spinney, Mezzo-soprano Alex Scheuermann, Tenor Hidenori Inoue, Bass In celebration of Beethoven’s 250th birthday, the York Symphony Orchestra and Chorus performs Beethoven’s final masterpiece, Symphony No. 9. Beethoven’s 9th has brought countries together in harmony and in celebration of monumental events in history. The work’s enduring grandeur along with the incorporation of Friedrich Schiller’s Ode to Joy continues to inspire composers and music enthusiasts…. read more »

York Symphony Orchestra: Mahler’s Fifth

access_time Posted on: April 9th, 2022

Saturday, April 9, 2022, 7:30 PM ET Appell Center for the Performing Arts In-person seating and digital access for 48 hours after premiere Lawrence Golan, Conductor Mahler’s epic 5th symphony dazzles the listener with this fast-paced, purely orchestral masterpiece. The symphony takes you on a journey starting with a mournful funeral march and ultimately moves toward jubilance. The famous fourth movement, Adagietto, is known as a love letter for Mahler’s wife. GUSTAV MAHLER Symphony No. 5 NO INTERMISSION Purchase tickets HERE. CGA Law Firm is a Sponsor of the York Symphony Orchestra and their concert series. Attorney Richard Konkel is… read more »

York Symphony Orchestra: The Music of Queen

access_time Posted on: March 12th, 2022

Saturday, March 12th at 7:30pm (live and digital) Lawrence Golan, Conductor Jeans ‘n Classics, Guest Artist York Symphony Chorus Kathleen Shannon, Chorusmater Rock band Jeans ‘n Classics joins the orchestra and chorus on-stage to celebrate another musical superstar, Queen. You are going to feel Queen’s music come alive once again for an unforgettable night. From Somebody to Love to Bohemian Rhapsody, Jeans ‘n Classics brings these songs to life with a fiery passion like Freddie Mercury. We Will Rock You! Featured songs: One Vision, A Kind of Magic, Killer Queen, Radio Ga, Crazy Little Thing Called Love, Another One Bites… read more »

Dvorak’s New World – York Symphony Orchestra

access_time Posted on: February 19th, 2022

The Appell Center for the Performing Arts’ Classical Series continues! Dvorak created his New World symphony to honor America’s musical roots in black spirituals and to challenge popular styles of that era. Premiered in 1943, Duke Ellington orchestrated his Black, Brown & Beige Suite in honor of African American history in 3 movements: slavery, emancipation, and contemporary history. Principal Trumpet of the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra Billy Ray Hunter Jr. performs the popular showpiece, Alexander Arutiunian’s Trumpet Concerto. DUKE ELLINGTON Black, Brown & Beige Suite ALEXANDER ARUTIUNIAN Concerto for Trumpet and Orchestra ANTONÍN DVOŘÁK Symphony No. 9 “New World” This event… read more »

John Williams’ 90th Birthday – York Symphony Orchestra

access_time Posted on: January 22nd, 2022

Saturday, January 22, 2022, 7:30 PM ET Appell Center for the Performing Arts In-person seating and digital access for 48 hours after premiere Lawrence Golan, Conductor BUY TICKETS SUBSCRIBE The York Symphony Orchestra brings your favorite John Williams film scores to life to celebrate his 90th Birthday. From Star Wars, Indiana Jones, Harry Potter, ET, to Jurassic Park, hear some of Williams’ most iconic pop culture movie themes of the past 60 years. Bock, arr. John Williams: Excerpts from Fiddler on the Roof Theme from Jaws Main Title from Star Wars Superman March “Raiders March” from Raiders of the Lost… read more »

Attorney Margaret “Mieke” Driscoll Joins The York Symphony Orchestra Board of Directors

access_time Posted on: December 3rd, 2021

Congratulations to Attorney Margaret “Mieke” Driscoll for joining the York Symphony Orchestra Board of Directors! The York Symphony Orchestra was founded in 1933 and incredibly, performed without interruption from the Depression through World War II to today with a commitment to excellence in providing live orchestral music and music education to the people of our region. Currently, their roster is composed of 76 professional instrumentalists, and the 100 volunteer vocalists of the York Symphony Chorus. For each season, the York Symphony Orchestra presents six Classical concerts, three Pop concerts, and two Young Person concerts in order to perform a spectrum… read more »

Holiday Pops – York Symphony Orchestra

access_time Posted on: November 27th, 2021

Saturday, November 27, 2021 2 PM & 7:30 PM ET Appell Center for the Performing Arts In-person seating and digital access for 48 hours after premiere Lawrence Golan, Conductor Kathleen Shannon, Chorusmaster York Symphony Chorus BUY TICKETS SUBSCRIBE Just hear those sleigh bells jingling, ring tingle tingling too! Sing your way into the holiday season with the York Symphony Chorus in our annual Holiday Pops Spectacular. Anderson: A Christmas Festival Handel: “Hallelujah Chorus” from The Messiah Hely-Hutchinson From Carol Symphony: Here We Come A-wassailing arr. Peter Jaffe: Symph-hanukkah John Rutter Suite Jesus Child Angels’ Carol Star Carol Beethoven: “Ode to… read more »

Holiday Pops – York Symphony Orchestra

access_time Posted on: November 27th, 2021

Saturday, November 27, 2021 2 PM & 7:30 PM ET Appell Center for the Performing Arts In-person seating and digital access for 48 hours after premiere Lawrence Golan, Conductor Kathleen Shannon, Chorusmaster York Symphony Chorus BUY TICKETS SUBSCRIBE Just hear those sleigh bells jingling, ring tingle tingling too! Sing your way into the holiday season with the York Symphony Chorus in our annual Holiday Pops Spectacular. Anderson: A Christmas Festival Handel: “Hallelujah Chorus” from The Messiah Hely-Hutchinson From Carol Symphony: Here We Come A-wassailing arr. Peter Jaffe: Symph-hanukkah John Rutter Suite Jesus Child Angels’ Carol Star Carol Beethoven: “Ode to… read more »