November 22 3:00 pm

PYSO will be producing our Fall Concert 2020 in two parts: Saturday, November 21 and Sunday, November 22. This is to accommodate all guidelines and restrictions involved with the performing venues as well as technical requirements for our concert needs. Here is the description and information for the Chamber Ensembles Concert on Sunday, November 22:

Sunday, November 22 – Open Door Fellowship Church – 3:00 PM
8301 N 19th Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85021

PYSO will be live-streaming this concert for all family members, friends and teachers to view and enjoy. It will also be available on demand on our website for a limited time following the concert.

In lieu of tickets we ask that families donate what they can to attend or view the concerts.  You can donate through the donate button below or in-person at the concert.

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View Fall Concerts Printed Program (PDF)


Percussion Ensemble / Todd Betz, conductor
Cymbalectomy, by Chris Crockarell
Short Circuits, by Lalo Davil

Symphony Orchestra Mixed Ensemble
Coming Together, Part Two ‘Attica’, by Frederic Rzewski

Prelude Strings 5:45 ensemble
Deep Sea Fandango, by Deborah Baker Monday
Defender of Time, by Rob Grice

Prelude Strings 6:45 ensemble
The Abandoned Funhouse, by Brian Balmages
Double Trouble, by Lauren Bernofsky

String Orchestra Double Quartet 5:00 PM ensemble
Brandenburg Concerto, No. 3, Mvt. 1 abridged, by J. S. Bach/adapted and arr. By Merle J. Isaac

String Orchestra Double Quartet 7:30 PM ensemble
Eine Kleine Nachtmusik in G major, K 525, I. Allegro, by W. A. Mozart
April, by Jeremy Woolstenhulme

Wind Orchestra / Philharmonic Tuba Duet
Suite in C, Joseph Bodin de Boismortier/ arr. Kenneth Singleton
Prelude, Bouree, Passepied, Rondeau

Wind Orchestra / Woodwind Ensemble
The Damsel and the Dragon, David A. Myers
Air, Allegro
Simple Gifts, arr. Richard E. Brown

Wind Orchestra / Philharmonic Tuba Euphonium Ensemble
Scherzo Caprice, by Paul Koepke

Wind Orchestra/ Philharmonic Brass Quintet
Six Pieces from Funff-stimmige blasende Musc, by Johann Pezel
Intrade, Sarabande, Courente, Bal

Philharmonic String Octet
Octet in E-flat major, Op. 20, by Felix Mendelssohn
I. Allegro moderato, ma con fuoco

Symphony Orchestra Woodwind Trio
Divertimento No. 2, by Luis Gianneo
II. Contemplación
III. Capricho

Symphony Orchestra Cello Octet
Bachianas Brasilieras No. 1 for Orchestra of Violincelli, by Heitor Villa-Lobos
III. Fugue (Conversa)

Symphony Orchestra String Trio
Terzetto in C, Op. 74, by Antonin Dvorak
I. Introduzione – Allegro ma non troppo
II. Larghetto

Symphony Orchestra Brass Quintet
Sonatine for Brass Quintet, by Eugene Bozza
I. Allegro vivo
II. Andante ma non troppo

Symphony Orchestra String Quintet
Eine Kleine Nachtmusik in G major, K 525, by W. A. Mozart
II. Romance
IV. Rondo