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Sep
24
Sat
MASTERWORKS 1 – Latin Fireworks: Mariachi Meets the Symphony (pre-concert talk) @ Laxson Auditorium
Sep 24 @ 6:30 pm – 7:15 pm

Pre-concert talk for Masterworks 1 - Latin Fireworks: Mariachi Meets the Symphony presented by NSS Music Director Scott Seaton 1 hour before concert.

Pre-concert talks are generously sponsored by Richard and Pat Macias.

MASTERWORKS 1 – Latin Fireworks: Mariachi Meets the Symphony @ Laxson Auditorium
Sep 24 @ 7:30 pm

Masterworks 1 - Latin Fireworks: Mariachi meets the Symphony
Conductor Scott Seaton

Guest Soloists:
Mariachi Garibaldi de Jaime Cuéllar

Program:
MARQUEZ - Danzon No. 4
ROSAS Sobre Las Olas (Arr. Aubrey Winter)
GENASTERA - Estancia
REVUALTAS - Janitzio

Led by three-time Grammy award winner, Jaime Cuéllar and his Mariachi Garibaldi de Jaime Cuéllar have captivated audiences in major theaters throughout the United States, including the John Anson Ford Amphitheatre, The Fox Theatre of Bakersfield, and the Auditorium Theater in Chicago. They join the North State Symphony in a program that explores the exciting world of Mariachi as well as featuring Arturo Márquez, Juventino Rosas, and other prominent Latin American composers.

Sep
25
Sun
MASTERWORKS 1 – Latin Fireworks: Mariachi Meets the Symphony (pre-concert talk) @ Cascade Theatre
Sep 25 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm

Pre-concert talk for Masterworks 1 - Latin Fireworks: Mariachi Meets the Symphony presented by NSS Music Director Scott Seaton 1 hour before concert.

MASTERWORKS 1 – Latin Fireworks: Mariachi Meets the Symphony @ Cascade Theatre
Sep 25 @ 2:00 pm

Masterworks 1 - Latin Fireworks: Mariachi meets the Symphony
Conductor Scott Seaton

Guest Soloists:
Mariachi Garibaldi de Jaime Cuéllar

Program:
MARQUEZ - Danzon No. 4
ROSAS Sobre Las Olas (Arr. Aubrey Winter)
GENASTERA - Estancia
REVUALTAS - Janitzio

Led by three-time Grammy award winner, Jaime Cuéllar and his Mariachi Garibaldi de Jaime Cuéllar have captivated audiences in major theaters throughout the United States, including the John Anson Ford Amphitheatre, The Fox Theatre of Bakersfield, and the Auditorium Theater in Chicago. They join the North State Symphony in a program that explores the exciting world of Mariachi as well as featuring Arturo Márquez, Juventino Rosas, and other prominent Latin American composers.

Nov
12
Sat
MASTERWORKS 2: The Four Seasons (pre-concert talk) @ Cascade Theatre
Nov 12 @ 6:30 pm – 7:15 pm

Pre-concert talk for Masterworks 1 - Latin Fireworks: Mariachi Meets the Symphony presented by NSS Music Director Scott Seaton 1 hour before concert.

MASTERWORKS 2: The Four Seasons @ Cascade Theatre
Nov 12 @ 7:30 pm

Masterworks 2: The Four Seasons
Conductor Scott Seaton

Guest Soloists:
Chee Yun, violin

Program:
PIAZZOLLA - Four Seasons of Buenos Aires
VIVALDI - Four Season

Journey through all the seasons in a concert that pairs Antonio Vivaldi’s most popular work, The Four Seasons, with Astor Piazzolla’s rendering in the style of the Argentinian tango.  The soloist for the evening, violinist Chee-Yun, has enraptured audiences on five continents with her flawless technique, dazzling tone, and compelling artistry.

Nov
13
Sun
MASTERWORKS 2: The Four Seasons (pre-concert talk) @ Laxson Auditorium
Nov 13 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm

Pre-concert talk for Masterworks 2: The Four Seasons presented by NSS Music Director Scott Seaton 1 hour before concert.

Pre-concert talks are generously sponsored by Richard and Pat Macias.

MASTERWORKS 2: The Four Seasons @ Laxson Auditorium
Nov 13 @ 7:30 pm

Masterworks 2: The Four Seasons
Conductor Scott Seaton

Guest Soloists:
Chee Yun, violin

Program:
PIAZZOLLA - Four Seasons of Buenos Aires
VIVALDI - Four Season

Journey through all the seasons in a concert that pairs Antonio Vivaldi’s most popular work, The Four Seasons, with Astor Piazzolla’s rendering in the style of the Argentinian tango.  The soloist for the evening, violinist Chee-Yun, has enraptured audiences on five continents with her flawless technique, dazzling tone, and compelling artistry.

Dec
9
Fri
Holiday POPS! Concert (Chico) @ Laxson Auditorium
Dec 9 @ 7:30 pm

Holiday Pops Concert
Conductor Scott Seaton

Guest Soloists:
Daun Weiss, soprano

Choirs:
Shasta College Chorus | Elizabeth Waterbury, Director
Butte College Choir | Christine Buckstead, Director

Program:

TCHAIKOVSKY - March from Nutcracker
GUARALDI/PUGH - A Charlie Brown Christmas
MARTIN/QUIVEY - Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas
LEONTOVICH/HAYMAN - Carol of the Bells
HERBERT/LANGEY - March of the Toys from "Babes in Toyland"
VAUGHAN-WILLIAMS/GREAVES Fantasia on Greensleeves
ANDERSON - Sleigh Ride
HANDEL - Hallelujah Chorus
CUSTER Winter Wonderland
SCHOENFELD (Arr. Simeone)'- Twas the Night Before Christmas
RUTTER - Magnificat, IV "Et misericordia"
RUTTER Magnificat, I "Magnificat anima mea"
FINNEGAN Christmas Carol Sing A Long

In this spectacular year-end concert, the full complement of the North State Symphony will fill our halls with joyous music and a festive atmosphere to put you in the holiday spirit.  We will feature soprano Daun Weiss, an audience favorite who will join us for ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas and other holiday favorites.  From Nutcracker selections to A Charlie Brown Christmas, this is a fun family-friendly concert not to be missed!  And, of course, no holiday concert would be complete without our annual sing-a-long.

Dec
10
Sat
Holiday POPS! Concert (Red Bluff) @ Red Bluff State Theatre
Dec 10 @ 7:30 pm

Holiday Pops Concert
Conductor Scott Seaton

Guest Soloists:
Daun Weiss, soprano

Choirs:
Shasta College Chorus | Elizabeth Waterbury, Director
Butte College Choir | Christine Buckstead, Director

Program:

TCHAIKOVSKY - March from Nutcracker
GUARALDI/PUGH - A Charlie Brown Christmas
MARTIN/QUIVEY - Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas
LEONTOVICH/HAYMAN - Carol of the Bells
HERBERT/LANGEY - March of the Toys from "Babes in Toyland"
VAUGHAN-WILLIAMS/GREAVES Fantasia on Greensleeves
ANDERSON - Sleigh Ride
HANDEL - Hallelujah Chorus
CUSTER Winter Wonderland
SCHOENFELD (Arr. Simeone)'- Twas the Night Before Christmas
RUTTER - Magnificat, IV "Et misericordia"
RUTTER Magnificat, I "Magnificat anima mea"
FINNEGAN Christmas Carol Sing A Long

In this spectacular year-end concert, the full complement of the North State Symphony will fill our halls with joyous music and a festive atmosphere to put you in the holiday spirit.  We will feature soprano Daun Weiss, an audience favorite who will join us for ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas and other holiday favorites.  From Nutcracker selections to A Charlie Brown Christmas, this is a fun family-friendly concert not to be missed!  And, of course, no holiday concert would be complete without our annual sing-a-long.