Tualatin Valley Symphony

Making Beautiful Music Since 2007

Upcoming Concerts This Season

CANCELED: Beethoven’s 9th Symphony – April 19, 2020

We regret to announce that due to measures to limit the spread of COVID-19, this concert has been cancelled. At this time, the orchestra’s Board is waiting for further developments before deciding on whether to cancel the June 7 concert.

June 7, 2020 – Final Concert of the 2019-2020 Season

Northwest Christian Church on Hall Blvd. in Tigard

 

Past Concerts This Season

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!”

 

Last 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