Upcoming Dates

Sunday, October 8th, 2017

Beethoven for All - 4pm
536 N Euclid Ave
Ontario, CA 91762
USA
909-235-9776
Price: Free - $20

Opening Concert - Sunday October 8th, 2017 4pm

Beethoven for All

with the SSO Chorus and Soloists

Overture to Egmont

Symphony No. 8

"Hallelujah" from the Mount of Olives

Choral Fantasia

Mary Au, piano

at Bethel Congregational Church UCC

536 N Euclid Ave, Ontario, CA 91762

 

   

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Sunday, December 10th, 2017

Messiah - 4pm
536 N Euclid Ave
Ontario, CA 91762
USA
909-235-9776
Price: Free - $20

Sunday December 10th, 2017 4pm

 

 

Messiah

with the SSO Chorus and Soloists

at Bethel Congregational Church UCC

536 N Euclid Ave, Ontario, CA 91762

   

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Sunday, January 14th, 2018

An Exceptional Concert
An Exceptional Concert - 4pm
First Christian Church 1751 N Park Ave
Pomona, CA 91768
USA

Special Event “An Exceptional Concert” :  Recital featuring SSO’s Sylvia Lee Mann (Viola) and ROC’s LizBeth Lucca (Voice) (This is a Joint benefit event for SSO/ROC. It will be presented at First Christian Church Pomona)

Sunday, March 4th, 2018

March 4th - 4pm
Bethel UCC Ontario 536 N Euclid Ave
Ontario, CA 91762
USA
(909) 235-9776
Price: Free - $20

SSO presents Genius!

Rossini (150th anniversary of death) Overture to The Barber of Seville;

Mozart Symphony No 7 k45 (completed Jan 1768 250th anniversary of the work);

Bernstein (100th anniversary of Birth) Selections from West Side Story;

Gounod (200th anniversary of Birth) Ballet Music from Faust

 

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Sunday, May 6th, 2018

Season Finale - 4pm
Bethel UCC Ontario 536 N Euclid Ave
Ontario, CA 91762
USA
(909) 235-9776
Price: Free - $20

Season Finale!

Past Dates

Sunday, June 18th, 2017

Symphonic Sounds from Fabulous Flicks - 7pm
224 N Euclid Ave
Ontario, CA 91762
USA

Season Finale!

Save The Date - More Details Coming Soon

"Symphonic Sounds from Fabulous Flicks"

7PM Sunday June 18, 2017

at the

Ontario Town Square

224 N Euclid Ave, Ontario, CA 91762

Ontario Marketing Mark

 

Sunday, March 5th, 2017

Mozart Requiem - 4pm
536 N Euclid Ave
Ontario, CA 91762
USA
(909) 235-9776
Price: General $5 donation requested; Premium $20

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The Southland Symphony Orchestra and Chorus present the profound and expressive Requiem, by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.

Conductor -  Dr. Sylvia Lee Mann

Soloists:
               

       LizBeth Lucca                         Debbie Dey   Christopher Anderson-West    Michael Valentekovic
          Soprano                                      Alto                        Tenor                                Bass

   
Performance at Historic Bethel Congregational Church, 536 N Euclid Ave Ontario CA 91762

Sunday, January 22nd, 2017

First Christian Church
An Exceptional Concert - 4pm
1751 N Park Ave
Pomona, CA 91768
USA
SSO (909) 235-9776 or ROC (909) 230-4949
Price: $25 (Students & Children free)

An Exceptional Concert - 4pm January 22nd, 2017

Ticketed event $25 - (students and children free)

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SLM Viola  Dr. Sylvia Lee Mann & Lizbeth Lucca in Recital 

  

An Exceptional Concert

4pm January 22nd, 2017

Ticketed event - $25 (Students and Children Free)

First Christian Church 1751 N Park Ave Pomona CA 91768

Dr. Sylvia Lee Mann,  LizBeth Lucca , Brian Farrell in Recital

Sylvia Lee Mann, Conductor of the SSO & LizBeth Lucca, Artistic Director of the Repertory Opera Company, will be joined by Brian Farrell, Music Director of the Repertory Opera Company to offer an afternoon of exceptional artistry

This concert is part of a joint fundraising drive for the SSO and ROC

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.featuring works for viola and voice.

Vaughan Williams Suite for Viola and Orchestra (piano), Group I

Johannes Brahms Two Songs for Alto, Viola, and Piano, Op. 91

Georges Bizet "Habanera" from Carmen

J S Bach Suite No. 2  in D minor for unaccompanied viola. BWV 1008

J S Bach "Erbarme dich, mein Gott" from Matthäus-Passion BWV 244

Giacomo Puccini "Senza Mamma" from Suor Angelica

and more.....


Saturday, December 17th, 2016

Music of Ontario - 2pm
225 South Euclid Avenue
Ontario, CA 91762
USA
(909) 395-2510
Price: FREE Reservations required. For more information call (909) 395-2510.

This special program will present a chamber ensemble featuring musicians from the SSO and Bethel Congregational Church. Music for Harp,Viola, Voice, Cello & Guitar.

 

Presented at the Ontario Museum of History and Art. 

225 South Euclid Avenue Ontario, California 91762

Free Admission. Reservations required. For more information call (909) 395-2510.

  Sylvia Lee Mann, viola

Christian Chalifour, harp

 

Jorge Rodriguez, cello

 

SLG guitar Sandy Gunn, guitar

LizBeth Lucca, voice

 

Saturday, December 10th, 2016

City of Ontario125th Birthday - 4pm - 6pm
224 N Euclid Ave
Ontario, CA 91762
USA
Price: Free

NEW! Special Appearance

Saturday December 10th

4-6pm at the Ontario Town Square

for the City of Ontario's 125th Birthday Celebration

125th Birthday Ontario

The SSO Players & Fantastic Brass Quintet

will be playing lots of Holiday Favorites

for this very special Birthday Party

Sunday, October 23rd, 2016

Tribute to Democracy - 4pm
536 N Euclid Ave
Ontario, CA 91762
USA
(909) 235-9776

"A Tribute to Democracy"

America the Beautiful - by Samuel Ward, arranged by Carmen Dragon

this performance features the Southland Symphony Orchestra Chorus

Ashokan Farewell - by Jay Ungar (from the PBS Series "The Civil War")

Lincoln Portrait - by Aaron Copland (Special Guest Narrator Rev. Dr. Art Cribbs)

New World Symphony - by Antonin Dvorak

Sunday, May 15th, 2016

Season Finale - Magic of Movie Music - 4pm
536 N Euclid Ave
Ontario, CA 91762
USA
(909) 235-9776
Price: Free (Donations Requested)

Come to the SSO’s Season Finale - Music Director & Conductor Sylvia Lee Mann leads the orchestra, featuring music of the movies, and honoring the 125th anniversary year of the City of Ontario, California.

Season Finale! 

Sunday May 15th at 4pm

"Magic of Movie Music"

featuring the Magical Music of the Movies

and honoring the  125th anniversary of the City of Ontario

  

Featuring all your favorites:

2001, A Space Odyssey - Also Sprach Zarathustra (Fanfare) - Richard Strauss

Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull - John Williams

Alfred Hitchcock Presents - Funeral March of a Marionette - Charles Francois Gounod

West Side Story (Selections) - Leonard Bernstein

The Lone Ranger - William Tell Overture (Finale) - Giacomo Rossini

Stars and Stripes Forever - Stars and Stripes Forever March* - John Philip Sousa

*Guest Conductor - Silent Auction Baton Winner - Elizabeth Courtney

Star Wars: Episode II (Attack of the Clones), Main Title & Love Theme  John Williams

Sound of Music Orchestral Suite Rodgers & Hammerstein/ arr.  Robert Russell Bennett

Magnificent Seven - Elmer Bernstein

Sabre Dance - Arman Khachaturian

Pirates of the Caribbean (Dead Man’s Chest) - Hans Zimmer

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Movie Music Magic

1891 saw the birth of the City of Ontario, and the birth of motion pictures studios...so the SSO is celebrating with classic and new music from your favorite films. Some selections: 2001, A Space Odyssey; Pirates of the Caribbean; Star Wars; Magnificent 7; and more...this concert marks the official Season Finale of the orchestra's 5th season in Ontario.

A $5 donation is requested, but not required, for entrance. The $5 donation entitles the giver to door-prize tickets- and those door-prizes are always great!

There will also be a Silent Auction fund-raiser, featuring premium items- online auction preview coming soon!!

The Southland Symphony is a community orchestra offering free concerts innovative programming, and educational outreach to enrich our community and opportunities for musicians in Southern California.

Donate now to support the symphony. The SSO needs your support!

 

Sunday, March 6th, 2016

Mozart Masterpieces - 4pm
536 N Euclid Ave
Ontario, CA 91762
USA
(909) 235-9776
Price: Free (Donations Requested)

March 6 - "Mozart Masterpieces"

 

featuring the Symphony No. 40 in G minor,

the Prelude to Apollo and Hyacinthus

and the magical Sinfonia Concertante for Violin and Viola

with Nancy Roth, violin and Sylvia Lee Mann, viola

March 6 - "Mozart Masterpieces"

featuring the Symphony No. 40 in G minor,

the Prelude to Apollo and Hyacinthus

and the magical Sinfonia Concertante for Violin and Viola

with Nancy Roth, violin and Sylvia Lee Mann, viola

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Sunday, January 24th, 2016

Opera Magic - 4pm
536 N Euclid Ave
Ontario, CA 91762
USA
(909) 235-9776
Price: Free (Donations Requested) or buy Premium tix $25 (below)

Join us January 24th at 4pm as The Southland Symphony and Repertory Opera Company join forces to bring you "Opera Magic" at Historic Bethel Congregational Church in Ontario, CA

  

Featured Soloists:

    

Coril Prochnow,     Shannon Miller,      LizBeth Lucca,

Coril Prochnow Shannon Miller LizBeth Lucca 2 

Steve Moritsugu,  Jay Stephenson...

Steve Moritsugu Jay Stephenson

    

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Sunday, December 6th, 2015

Holiday Magic - 4pm
536 N Euclid Ave
Ontario, CA 91762
USA
(909) 235-9776
Price: Free (Donations Requested)

Southland Symphony Orchestra presents a FREE "Holiday Magic" Concert

SSO's "Holiday Magic" Concert December 6th, 2015 at 4pm - The SSO performs at Bethel Congregational Church, UCC in Ontario, California.

 The  Orchestra, under the direction of award-winning conductor Dr. Sylvia Lee Mann, is pleased to offer a "Magical Musical Gift" to the community, featuring Winter Holiday Classics loved by all.

Musical selections include: Winter Wonderland, A Christmas Festival, Hanukkah Medley, "Messiah" Overture, Jingle Bells, Gabriel's Oboe (featuring principal oboe Mike Bernard), Music from "Amahl and the Night Visitors" with guests from the Repertory Opera Company, Stille Nacht (Mannheim Steamroller/Chip Davis), Fantasia on Greensleeves, and more...

This concert marks the opening of the orchestra's 5th season in Ontario. Future concerts for this Season include ""Opera Magic" on January 24th, 2016; "Mozart Masterpieces" on Sunday March 6th, 2016; and the Season Finale on April 17th, 2016. Check out the promo video, below!

 

 

Special note: Musicians interested in joining the SSO should visit the website, http://southlandsymphony.com, or email auditions@southlandsymphony.com

The orchestra welcomes musicians of all ages from all walks of life: Professionals, Free-lancers, Community players, Students, Hobbyists. We have opening in the string sections and there may be some opportunities in the wind sections. Rehearsals are held at Bethel Congregational Church, 536 N Euclid Ave, Ontario CA, 91762, on Saturday mornings, 9:30 am – 12 noon, starting November 14th, 2015. Contact the orchestra for more info.

 

The Southland Symphony is a community orchestra offering free concerts innovative programming, and educational outreach to enrich our community and opportunities for musicians in Southern California.

Please support the symphony.

Sunday, April 26th, 2015

Season Finale - BEETHOVEN!
536 N Euclid Ave
Ontario, CA 91762
USA
(909) 235-9776
Price: $5 donation

2014 - 15 Season Finale

"Beethoven"

Sunday April 26th at 4pm


e Southland Symphony Orchestra is a volunteer, community orchestra, providing an opportunity for qualified musicians to experience and perform live music of the highest quality.

We welcome musicians of all ages and from all walks of life

- See more at: http://southlandsymphony.com/for_musicians/#sthash.7d6AYYtN.dpuf

The Southland Symphony Orchestra is a volunteer, community orchestra, providing an opportunity for qualified musicians to experience and perform live music of the highest quality.

We welcome musicians of all ages and from all walks of life.

- See more at: http://southlandsymphony.com/for_musicians/#sthash.7d6AYYtN.dpuf

The Southland Symphony Orchestra is a volunteer, community orchestra, providing an opportunity for qualified musicians to experience and perform live music of the highest quality.

We welcome musicians of all ages and from all walks of life.

- See more at: http://southlandsymphony.com/for_musicians/#sthash.7d6AYYtN.dpuf


Join us for the finale of the 2014 - 15 season

The "Season Finale",

featuring cellist and Glendale Philharmonic founder Ruslan Biryukov; violinist and Hollywood Bowl Orchestra concertmaster Katia Popov;  international award-winning pianist Regulo Martinez-Anton

in the powerful "Triple Concerto" by Ludwig van Beethoven!

(Click on the artist names to visit their websites...)

Also on this concert:

Overture to the Creatures of Prometheus

Symphony No. 8

Make your plans now to be in attendance for this wonderful concert by YOUR Southland Symphony!

 

Sunday, January 25th, 2015

A Trip to the Opera - 4pm
536 N Euclid Ave
Ontario, CA 91762
USA
(909) 235-9776
Price: $5 donation requested

Saturday, November 22nd, 2014

Mozart and More - 7pm
536 N Euclid Ave
Ontario, CA 91762
USA
(909) 235-9776
Price: Free ($5 donation requested)

"Mozart and More"

Saturday November 22nd at 7pm


e Southland Symphony Orchestra is a volunteer, community orchestra, providing an opportunity for qualified musicians to experience and perform live music of the highest quality.

We welcome musicians of all ages and from all walks of life

- See more at: http://southlandsymphony.com/for_musicians/#sthash.7d6AYYtN.dpuf

The Southland Symphony Orchestra is a volunteer, community orchestra, providing an opportunity for qualified musicians to experience and perform live music of the highest quality.

We welcome musicians of all ages and from all walks of life.

- See more at: http://southlandsymphony.com/for_musicians/#sthash.7d6AYYtN.dpuf

The Southland Symphony Orchestra is a volunteer, community orchestra, providing an opportunity for qualified musicians to experience and perform live music of the highest quality.

We welcome musicians of all ages and from all walks of life.

- See more at: http://southlandsymphony.com/for_musicians/#sthash.7d6AYYtN.dpuf


Join us for our second concert of the 2014 - 15 season, featuring  concert of "Firsts"

3 Classical Gems by 3 Classical Giants!

"Overture to Ofreo and Eurydice" - Haydn

"Symphony N. 1 in Eb major, K. 16" - Mozart

"Symphony No. 1 in C major, Opus 21" - Beethoven

 

The concert opens with the delightful and dramatic "Overture to Orfeo and Eurydice" (aka "Overture for an English Opera" or "Windsor Castle Overture" - learn more about that in our famous program notes at the concert), by Franz Joseph Haydn, 

Next - a delightful glimpse at Mozart's Very First Symphony, K. 16 in Eb major - written at 8 years of age. Simply amazing. You will hear the genius of things to come in this early masterpiece.

We close the concert with the one that started it all for a musical giant - Ludwig van Beethoven's Symphony No. 1.

3 Classical Gems by 3 Classical Giants! 

Make your plans now to be in attendance for this wonderful concert by YOUR Southland Symphony!

 

  

"Mozart and More"

Sunday November 23rd at 4pm


e Southland Symphony Orchestra is a volunteer, community orchestra, providing an opportunity for qualified musicians to experience and perform live music of the highest quality.

We welcome musicians of all ages and from all walks of life

- See more at: http://southlandsymphony.com/for_musicians/#sthash.7d6AYYtN.dpuf

The Southland Symphony Orchestra is a volunteer, community orchestra, providing an opportunity for qualified musicians to experience and perform live music of the highest quality.

We welcome musicians of all ages and from all walks of life.

- See more at: http://southlandsymphony.com/for_musicians/#sthash.7d6AYYtN.dpuf

The Southland Symphony Orchestra is a volunteer, community orchestra, providing an opportunity for qualified musicians to experience and perform live music of the highest quality.

We welcome musicians of all ages and from all walks of life.

- See more at: http://southlandsymphony.com/for_musicians/#sthash.7d6AYYtN.dpuf


Mary Au CollageJoin us for our second concert of the 2014 - 15 season, featuring the dramatic Piano Concerto #20 in D minor, K 466,  by the incomparable Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.

We feature pianist Mary Au in this wonderful concert, coming your way on Sunday November 23rd, 2014 at 4pm.

Also on this program - Music of Haydn and Beethoven.

The concert opens with the delightful and dramatic "Overture to Orfeo and Eurydice" (aka "Overture for an English Opera" or "Windsor Castle Overture" - learn more about that in our famous program notes at the concert), by Franz Juseph Haydn, 

We close the concert with the one that started it all - Ludwig van Beethoven's Symphony No. 1.

3 Classical Gems by 3 Classical Giants!

Make your plans now to be in attendance for this wonderful concert by YOUR Southland Symphony!

  

"Mozart and More"

Sunday November 23rd at 4pm


e Southland Symphony Orchestra is a volunteer, community orchestra, providing an opportunity for qualified musicians to experience and perform live music of the highest quality.

We welcome musicians of all ages and from all walks of life

- See more at: http://southlandsymphony.com/for_musicians/#sthash.7d6AYYtN.dpuf

The Southland Symphony Orchestra is a volunteer, community orchestra, providing an opportunity for qualified musicians to experience and perform live music of the highest quality.

We welcome musicians of all ages and from all walks of life.

- See more at: http://southlandsymphony.com/for_musicians/#sthash.7d6AYYtN.dpuf

The Southland Symphony Orchestra is a volunteer, community orchestra, providing an opportunity for qualified musicians to experience and perform live music of the highest quality.

We welcome musicians of all ages and from all walks of life.

- See more at: http://southlandsymphony.com/for_musicians/#sthash.7d6AYYtN.dpuf


Mary Au CollageJoin us for our second concert of the 2014 - 15 season, featuring the dramatic Piano Concerto #20 in D minor, K 466,  by the incomparable Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.

We feature pianist Mary Au in this wonderful concert, coming your way on Sunday November 23rd, 2014 at 4pm.

Also on this program - Music of Haydn and Beethoven.

The concert opens with the delightful and dramatic "Overture to Orfeo and Eurydice" (aka "Overture for an English Opera" or "Windsor Castle Overture" - learn more about that in our famous program notes at the concert), by Franz Juseph Haydn, 

We close the concert with the one that started it all - Ludwig van Beethoven's Symphony No. 1.

3 Classical Gems by 3 Classical Giants!

Make your plans now to be in attendance for this wonderful concert by YOUR Southland Symphony!

- See more at: http://southlandsymphony.com/index#sthash.DCJtXQTR.dpuf

Sunday, September 21st, 2014

Fantastic Tales - 4pm
536 N Euclid Ave
Ontario, CA 91762
USA
(909) 235-9776
Price: Free

Join us for a concert featuring music from fantastic tales:

Scheherazade, by Rimsky-Korsakoff

Swan Lake Suite, by Tchaikovsky

Overture to Ruslan and Ludmilla, by Glinka

with special guest violinist, Elizabeth O'Bannon.

    E Vera

Elizabeth (AKA "Vera Violin"), is an innovative artist, performer and teacher  is visiting us from Louisiana.

Elizabeth O'BannonElizabeth O'Bannon is the Assistant Concertmaster of the Shreveport Symphony, and the concertmaster of the ensemble for a substantial portion of their concert season. She is also the Concertmaster of the South Arkansas Symphony and has been a frequent soloist with both orchestras.   In addition, Ms. O'Bannon is Concertmaster of the Shreveport Metropolitan Ballet, and was the guest concertmaster of the Monroe Symphony Orchestra.  She is a member of the West Edge String Quartet,  performing area concerts and most recently, in two world premier  silent film scores (“Nosferatu” and  “Tarzan”). In 2011 the WESQ released a CD “Christmas Around the World” (Centaur label) which has been regularly featured on NPR's “Performance Today”.

 As an educator Ms. O'Bannon has written and produced several  educational grants for Bossier Parish, where as an artist instructor she developed the new strings program for the South Bossier schools .  Most recently O'Bannon headed the “Classical Connections” project for the South Arkansas Symphony; as “Vera Violin” she performed and conducted workshops for string students in the El Dorado public schools.

Ms. O'Bannon is a former SRAC artist fellowship recipient  and in 2011 received an artist award from the LA Division of the Arts for her DVD project “Vera Violin: From Practice to Performance”.

 

Presented at

Bethel Congregational Church,United Church of Christ

536 N Euclid Ave, Ontario, California 91762 (Click for MAP)

Join us for a fantastic tale -  Scheherezade!

with special guest violinist, Elizabeth O'Bannon.

"Libby", an innovative artist, performer and teacher  is visiting us from Louisiana.

Elizabeth O'BannonElizabeth O'Bannon is the Assistant Concertmaster of the Shreveport Symphony, and the concertmaster of the ensemble for a substantial portion of their concert season. She is also the Concertmaster of the South Arkansas Symphony and has been a frequent soloist with both orchestras.   In addition, Ms. O'Bannon is Concertmaster of the Shreveport Metropolitan Ballet, and was the guest concertmaster of the Monroe Symphony Orchestra.  She is a member of the West Edge String Quartet,  performing area concerts and most recently, in two world premier  silent film scores (“Nosferatu” and  “Tarzan”). In 2011 the WESQ released a CD “Christmas Around the World” (Centaur label) which has been regularly featured on NPR's “Performance Today”.

 As an educator Ms. O'Bannon has written and produced several  educational grants for Bossier Parish, where as an artist instructor she developed the new strings program for the South Bossier schools .  Most recently O'Bannon headed the “Classical Connections” project for the South Arkansas Symphony; as “Vera Violin” she performed and conducted workshops for string students in the El Dorado public schools.

Ms. O'Bannon is a former SRAC artist fellowship recipient  and in 2011 received an artist award from the LA Division of the Arts for her DVD project “Vera Violin: From Practice to Performance”.

 

Presented at

Bethel Congregational Church,United Church of Christ

536 N Euclid Ave, Ontario, California.

- See more at: http://southlandsymphony.com/index#sthash.DrPImHiU.dpuf

Join us for a fantastic tale -  Scheherezade!

with special guest violinist, Elizabeth O'Bannon.

"Libby", an innovative artist, performer and teacher  is visiting us from Louisiana.

Elizabeth O'BannonElizabeth O'Bannon is the Assistant Concertmaster of the Shreveport Symphony, and the concertmaster of the ensemble for a substantial portion of their concert season. She is also the Concertmaster of the South Arkansas Symphony and has been a frequent soloist with both orchestras.   In addition, Ms. O'Bannon is Concertmaster of the Shreveport Metropolitan Ballet, and was the guest concertmaster of the Monroe Symphony Orchestra.  She is a member of the West Edge String Quartet,  performing area concerts and most recently, in two world premier  silent film scores (“Nosferatu” and  “Tarzan”). In 2011 the WESQ released a CD “Christmas Around the World” (Centaur label) which has been regularly featured on NPR's “Performance Today”.

 As an educator Ms. O'Bannon has written and produced several  educational grants for Bossier Parish, where as an artist instructor she developed the new strings program for the South Bossier schools .  Most recently O'Bannon headed the “Classical Connections” project for the South Arkansas Symphony; as “Vera Violin” she performed and conducted workshops for string students in the El Dorado public schools.

Ms. O'Bannon is a former SRAC artist fellowship recipient  and in 2011 received an artist award from the LA Division of the Arts for her DVD project “Vera Violin: From Practice to Performance”.

 

Presented at

Bethel Congregational Church,United Church of Christ

536 N Euclid Ave, Ontario, California.

- See more at: http://southlandsymphony.com/index#sthash.DrPImHiU.dpuf

Sunday, June 29th, 2014

Strength from the Roots/Fuerza de la Raiz - 3pm
536 N Euclid Ave
Ontario, CA 91762
USA
(909) 235-9776

Next Concert-

Sunday, June 29th, 2014 at 3pm

"Strength from the Roots/Fuerza de la Raiz"

A joint production of the Southland Symphony Orchestra, CLUE CA (Clergy and Laity United for Economic Justice), Trabajo Cultural Caminante and Bethel United Church of Christ, Ontario, California.

Strength from the Roots Pic"Strength from the Roots/Fuerza de la Raiz" brings together songs, instrumental music, and spoken word from immigrant communities throughout the world along with social justice movements to demonstrate historic connections. It is more than just a concert - it is an empowerment through sharing of personal and cultural stories.

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Performers and selections include:

Southland Symphony Orchestra, Strength from the Roots Chorus & special guest artists presenting...

"Fanfare for the Common Man", by Aaron Copland

"Heritage Suite", by Sylvia Lee Mann

New World Symphony (selections), by Antonin Dvorak

Special Guests: Mariachi ensemble

Songs of the People

Songs of the Workers

Spoken Word

Presented at

Bethel United Church of Christ

536 N Euclid Ave, Ontario, California 91762

Saturday, March 29th, 2014

Legendary Composers Musical Masterpieces - 4pm
536 N Euclid Ave
Ontario, CA 91762
USA
(909) 235-9776
Price: Free ( $5 Donations requested)

Famous Composers' Great Hits!

 

Mozart - Impresario Overture

Telemann - Viola Concerto in G major

Beethoven - Symphony #7

Sunday, November 24th, 2013

Profiles in Courage - 4pm
536 N Euclid Ave
Ontario, CA 91762
USA
(909) 235-9776
Price: FREE! Donations Suggested: $5 or pet food donation

Sunday November 24, 2013 at 4pm

 

"Profiles in Courage"

Musical Selections will include:

"Star Spangled Banner"

Aaron Copland - "Hoedown" from "Rodeo"

Aaron Copland - "Variations on a Shaker Melody" from "Appalachian Spring"

Morton Gould - "American Salute"

Music of Duke Ellington

Adrienne Albert - "Courage"

Beethoven - "Symphony No. 5"

 

 

 


 

Sunday, April 28th, 2013

Across the Centuries - 4pm
536 N Euclid Ave
Ontario, CA 91762
USA
(909) 235-9776
Price: FREE! Donations Suggested: $5 or pet food donation

Please join us for a journey across the centuries.

Featuring music from Baroque, Classical,Romantic and Modern eras, this concert has something for everyone, including two world premieres!

  

Music of Bach (a Fugue, what else?),Beethoven (Coriolan Overture) Bizet (L'Arlesienne), Kachiturian (Sabre Dance) and Wagner (Prelude to the Meistersinger) serve to bring us selections of immortal artistry.

We also feature a world premiere oboe and English Horn concerto, composed by our Music Director & Conductor, Dr. Sylvia Lee Mann and performed by Dr. Richard Kravchak

Internationally renowned as a woodwind artist, Dr. Kravchak is one of those rare musical talents who is as passionate about reaching young people as he is about performing.

He is as comfortable teaching grade school level students as he is coaching
pre-professional college students at California State University Dominguez Hills, where he serves as Professor of Music and Chair of the Music Department.  

Dr. Richard Kravchak has performed in Mexico, France, El Salvador, Germany, China and many other countries as well as across the United States and Canada.

His debut solo album, California Oboe, has received critical acclaim, and is available on iTunes.

Dr. Kravchak holds performance degrees from the Eastman School of Music, the Julliard School, and Florida State University.

 

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28 April Poster    28 April ticket


Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013

Across the Centuries - 8pm
1000 E Victoria St
Carson, CA 90747
USA
909-237-9776
Price: $5 Student/$10 General

Please join us for a journey across the centuries.

Featuring music from Baroque, Classical,Romantic and Modern eras, this concert has something for everyone, including two world premieres!

Music of Bach (a Fugue, what else?)

,Beethoven (Coriolan Overture)

and Wagner (Prelude to the Meistersinger) serve to bring us selections of immortal artistry.

We also feature a world premiere oboe concerto, composed by Sylvia Lee Mann  

and performed by Dr. Richard Kravchak

 

Previously scheduled for this concert Renee Baker, from the Chicago Modern Orchestra Project, will be visiting in the fall of 2013, conducting the world premiere of her own work, especially for our orchestra.

 

 

 


Saturday, February 16th, 2013

Classic Romance - 4pm
536 N Euclid Ave
Ontario, CA 91762
USA
(909) 235-9776
Price: FREE! Donations Suggested: $5 or pet food donation

 

Classic RomancePoster

  • Saturday February 16, 2013 at 4pm ~ Classic Romance
    •  Ruslan photofeaturing Mendelssohn's "Hebrides" Overture (Fingal's Cave)

    •  Beethoven's Symphony No 2.  

    • Special Guest Artist, Ruslan Biryukov, cellist, performing Schumann's Concerto in A minor, Opus 129, for Cello and Orchestra

    • (Click the poster pic (left) to get your own pdf poster!)


Sunday, November 4th, 2012

Beethoven - All Concerts are at 4pm at Bethel
536 N Euclid Ave
Ontario, CA 91762
USA
(909) 235-9776
Price: FREE! Donations Suggested: $5 or pet food donation

Season Opener: At Bethel Congregational Church (UCC) in Ontario, CA:

Sunday November 4th, 2012 (4 pm):

BEETHOVEN!

Overture to the Creatures of Prometheus

Nancy Roth, violin

 

Concerto for Violin and Orchestra

Nancy Roth, violin

 

Symphony No 3 "Eroica"


Thursday, November 1st, 2012

Beethoven - 8:15pm
1000 E Victoria St
Carson, CA 90747
USA
909-237-9776
Price: $5 Student/$10 General

BEETHOVEN!

Overture to the Creatures of Prometheus,  

George Osorio, Student Conductor


Nancy Roth, violin

 

Concerto for Violin and Orchestra

Nancy Roth, violin

 

Symphony No 3 "Eroica"



Sunday, June 24th, 2012

Tchaikovsky and More! - 7:30pm
536 N Euclid Ave
Ontario, CA 91762
USA
(909) 283-0237
Price: FREE! Donations Suggested: $5/$20VIP

 

Sunday, February 12th, 2012

Time Machine - 4pm
1000 E Victoria St
Carson, CA 91762
USA
(909) 283-0237
Price: Donations Suggested: $5/$20VIP

Featuring Oboist Dr. Richard Kravchak and Trumpeter Steven Trinkle performing with the combined CSUDH and Southland Symphony Orchestras

Sylvia Lee Mann - Moonfire Rising

Copland - Quiet City

Mann - Moonfire Rising

Hertel - Double Concerto in E-flat major for solo Trumpet & Oboe

Beethoven Symphony No 1

 

For ticket information, call us (909)283-0237

Click the pic for a pdf poster!

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Saturday, February 11th, 2012

Time Machine - 4pm
536 N Euclid Ave
Ontario, CA 91762
USA
(909) 283-0237
Price: Donations Suggested: $5/$20VIP

Featuring Oboist Dr. Richard Kravchak and Trumpeter Steven Trinkle performing with the combined CSUDH and Southland Symphony Orchestras

Sylvia Le Mann – Moonfire Rising

Copland - Quiet City

Mann - Moonfire Rising

Hertel - Double Concerto in E-flat major for solo Trumpet & Oboe

Beethoven Symphony No 1

 

For ticket information, call us (909)283-0237

This program will be repeated on Sunday February 12, 2012 at 4pm at the University Theater of California State University, Dominguez Hills. 1000 E Victoria, Carson CA 90747

 

Click the pic for a pdf poster!

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Tuesday, December 13th, 2011

Holiday Inspirations - 8pm
1000 E Victoria St
Carson, CA 90747
USA
(909) 283-0237
Price: Donations Suggested: $5 students/$10 general

For this very special concert, we join together the forces of the California State University, Dominguez Hills Orchestra and Chamber Singers, and the Southland Symphony Orchestra.

Featuring delightful and inspirational holiday music for orchestra and for choir, the "Crowning Glory" of this event will be the combined forces performance of the "Gloria", by Antonio Vivaldi.

You will want to be sure and experience this one.

Two performances:

Sunday December 11, 2011: 4pm at Bethel UCC in Ontario, CA

Tuesday December 13, 2011: 8pm at California State University, Dominguez Hills, in the University Theatre.

Call us for ticket info:  (909)283-0237

Here is an E-program

Sunday, December 11th, 2011

Holiday Inspirations - 4pm
536 N Euclid Ave
Ontario, CA 91762
USA
(909) 283-0237
Price: FREE! Donations Suggested: $5/$20VIP

For this very special concert, we join together the forces of the California State University, Dominguez Hills Orchestra and Chamber Singers, and the Southland Symphony Orchestra.

Featuring delightful and inspirational holiday music for orchestra and for choir, the "Crowning Glory" of this event will be the combined forces performance of the "Gloria", by Antonio Vivaldi.

You will want to be sure and experience this one.

Two performances:

Sunday December 11, 2011: 4pm at Bethel UCC in Ontario, CA

Tuesday December 13, 2011: 8pm at California State University, Dominguez Hills, in the University Theatre.

Call us for ticket info:  (909)283-0237

 

Here is an E-Program:

June 2017

Southland Symphony Season Finale - 4pm
536 N Euclid Ave
Ontario, CA 91762
USA
(909) 235-9776

Season Finale - Fabulous, exciting, live music!

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