2016

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Jesús Morales, cellist. Subscription Concert I. Friday, November 18, 7:30 PM
Wissahickon High School Auditorium, 521 Houston Rd, Ambler, PA 19002

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Robert Schumann – Cello Concerto in A Minor, Op. 129
Sonia Morales-Matos – Divertimento Caribeño No. 4

Jesús Morales, Cello

Dmitri Shostakovich – Symphony No. 5 in D Minor, Op. 47

 

Holiday Sing-a-long. Wednesday, December 7, 6:30 PM
Ambler Theater, 108 E Butler Ave, Ambler, PA 19002

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Listen to traditional holiday music, sing-a-long, then watch a holiday movie classic.

2017

Children’s Concert. Children 6 and under: FREE admission! Saturday, January 21, 11 AM
Ambler Theater, 108 E Butler Ave, Ambler, PA 19002

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Kile Smith – The Bremen Town Musicians (Orchestra Arrangement Premiere!)
Dmitri Kabalevsky – Concerto in C Major, Op. 48, Mvnt. I, Allegro Molto E Con Brio (Featuring Nicholas Brady, Violin)
More to come!

A mix of fun and instructive pieces highlight the various instruments in the orchestra.

Menges 2017

Menges Scholarship Concert. Sunday, February 19, 3:00 PM
Upper Dublin Lutheran Church, 411 Susquehanna Rd, Ambler, PA 19002
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Alyssa Gabrilovich: Wolfgang Mozart – Piano Concerto No. 20 in D minor (I. Allegro)
Charlie Liu: Franz Liszt – Piano Concerto No. 1 in E Flat Major, S. 124
Isabella Egawa: Maurice Ravel – Tzigane
Jason Vassiliou: Alexander Glazunov – Violin Concerto in A Minor Op. 82
Sang-O Park: Dmitri Shostakovich – Cello Concerto No. 1 in E Flat Major, Op. 107 (I. Allegretto)

Now in its 20th year! The Elmer and Louise Menges Scholarship was established as a competition to encourage young musicians to pursue an interest in music. Winners of the competition play a solo at a concert with the Ambler Symphony. Read bios of the 2016-2017 Menges Scholarship recipients.

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Mendelssohn, Gershwin and Bernstein. Subscription Concert II. Friday, March 31, 7:30 PM
Wissahickon High School Auditorium, 521 Houston Rd, Ambler, PA 19002

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Felix Mendelssohn – Violin Concerto in E minor, Op 64

Timothy Chooi, violin

George Gershwin – An American in Paris

Leonard Bernstein – Symphonic Dances from West Side Story

Cent of Broadway

A Century of Broadway. Subscription Concert III. Friday, May 19, 7:30 PM
Wissahickon High School Auditorium, 521 Houston Rd, Ambler, PA 19002

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A Century of Broadway – Music from some of the great Broadway shows of the last 100 years. Music ranging from Victor Herbert and Sigmund Romberg to Lerner and Loewe, Rogers and Hammerstein, and Andrew Lloyd-Webber. Guests from the Academy of Vocal Arts will join the orchestra for this very special evening of music.

Parkside Place Park Concert. FREE. Wednesday, May 31, 2017, 7:00 PM
Parkside Place Park, North Wales, PA 19454

Bring chairs or a blanket and a picnic dinner and relax with live music out on the lawn at the beautiful Parkside Place Park.

Hope Lodge Concert. FREE. Wednesday, June 7, 2017 (rain date June 14, 2017), 7:00 PM
Hope Lodge, 553 S Bethlehem Pike, Fort Washington, PA 19034

Bring chairs or a blanket and a picnic dinner and enjoy an evening of music on the lawn at the historic Hope Lodge.

 

All programs subject to change.