Tualatin Valley Symphony

Making Beautiful Music Since 2007

SUMMER HIATUS!

Thank you to everyone who attended the 2021-2022 season. We are truly grateful for our audience members, every single one of you.

We will be back in the fall, and will be posting our schedule soon! Next season will include:

  • one concert of entirely black composers
  • a world premiere of an original narrated story for children
  • and more!

Ways to Support the Orchestra:

Past Concerts

June 5, 2022, 3pm – SPRING CONCERT
Northwest Christian Church, Tigard, Oregon

  • Bax – Tintagel Tone Poem
  • Ewazen – Cascadian Concerto for Wind Quintet and Orchestra
  • Respighi – Pines of Rome

April 3, 2022, 3pm – FAMILY CONCERT: “A WESTERN CONCERT”

  • John Williams – The Cowboys Overture
  • Copland – Saturday Night Waltz and Hoe-Down from Rodeo
  • Theme from film Silverado
  • Grofe – Grand Canyon Suite

December 5, 2021, 3pm
Northwest Christian Church, Tigard, Oregon

  • Arthur Breur – Comeback Fanfare for brass and percussion (world premiere)
  • Grieg – Peer Gynt Suite No. 1
  • Brahms – Tragic Overture
  • Tchaikovsky – Symphony No. 2

Virtual Concert, 3pm, December 6, 2020

A select bunch of Tualatin Valley Symphony musicians performed online, so you can stay healthy!

2019-2020 Season (partial)

October 27, 2019, 7pm

  • Brahms – Hungarian Dance No. 1
  • Brahms – Symphony No. 3
  • Chabrier – Scherzo-Waltz from Suite Pastorale
  • Dvorak – In Nature’s Realm

ANNUAL FAMILY CONCERT!

Babar, the Little Elephant. Artwork by Amanda Volk

Babar, the Little Elephant.
Artwork by Amanda Volk

February 23, 2020, 3pm

SPECIAL LOCATION:
Sherwood Center for the Arts
22689 SW Pine St, Sherwood, OR 97140

  • Poulenc: The Story of Babar, the Little Elephant
  • Strauss: The Blue Danube Waltz
  • Beardsworth: Suite from the Blender 3D Movie “Sintel”
  • Rossini: Overture to La Gazza Ladra
  • Gerald Finzi: Forlana and Fughetta from Five Bagatelles for Clarinet and Chamber String Orchestra
    Dick Boberg, clarinet
  • Ippolitov-Ivanov: Procession from Caucasian Sketches Suite No. 1

Including our much-beloved “Instrument Petting Zoo!”

 

2018-2019 Season:

October 28, 2018, 7pm

Feb. 24, 2019, 7:00pm, 2nd Concert of the 2018-2019 Season
& Silent Auction

Featuring Diane Chaplin, Cello Soloist

  • Bizet – “Patrie: Ouverture”
  • Copland – “Appalachian Spring” and “Hoedown” from Rodeo
  • Korngold – Cello Concerto – Diane Chaplin, cello
  • Bloch – Prayer for Cello and Orchestra (arrangement by Diane Chaplin)

April 7, 2019 – FAMILY CONCERT 3:00pm 

  • Music from the Movies:
    • Pirates of the Caribbean
    • Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone
    • Black Panther, and…
    • Pink Panther!
  • Winston of Churchill by Mark Fish
  • Bach – Piano Concerto 1 – 13-year-old Meiling Larsen, piano
  • Camille Saint-Sans – Danse Macabre

June 9, 2019, 7:00pm – Oregon Composers Concert (& Annual Raffle)

  • Ernest Bloch – Concerto Grosso No. 1 for Piano and Strings
  • Arthur Breur – Tualatin Overture
  • Nicole Buetti – Odyssey Overture
  • Andrew Poole Todd – Music for Strings
  • Bill Whitley – Bonzai Down
  • Kevin Walczyk – Celebration Fanfare