Concert Information

Smithwick Theatre

Foothill College
June 7, 2015


Maps & Directions

CYS String & Wind Ensembles

Season Finale Concert

The California Youth Symphony closes its 2014-15 season with performances by the String and Wind Ensembles under the batons of Kati Kyme and Rosita Amador. Enjoy the talents of these young musicians-in-training, between the ages of 5-18, as they perform classical works by Bach, Mozart, Beethoven, and more. 

Kati Kyme, String Ensemble Director
Rosita Amador, Wind Ensemble Director

String Ensembles Highlights

Junior Strings
Telemann: Overture to the "Hamburger Ebb und Fluth"
Beethoven: "The Chase", Scherzo from Symphony No. 7
Holst: Jig from the St. Paul's Suite
Mozart: Allegro from Symphony No. 25 in G Minor

Intermediate Strings
Mozart: Overture to the Abduction from the Seraglio
Schubert: Allegro from Quartet No.14 in D minor,
                          "Death and the Maiden"
Dvořák: Scherzo from Serenade for Strings

Wind Ensembles Highlights

Introductory Winds
Joplin: The Entertainer   
Smart/Arr. Ed Hogan: "Angels" from The Realms of Glory
Fote: Tutti Fluti
Delibes/Arr. Rosita Amador: "The Flower Duet" from Lakme

Wind Ensemble I
Dvořák/Arr. Bill Holcombe: Serenade
Sousa/Transc. Ken Abeling/Adapt.: Rosita Amador:
     The Black Horse Troop
Holst/Arr. Scott Stanton: "March" from
     Second Suite for Military Band
Weber/Arr. Johnnie Vinson: The Phantom of the Opera, Medley        

Wind Ensemble II
Suppe/Arr. Henry Fillmore/Ed. Robert E. Foster:
     Light Calvalry Overture
Willson/Arr. Leroy Anderson/Adapt.: Jay Bocook:
     Seventy Six Trombones
Buble/Arr. Justin Williams: Crooner's Serenade, Medley


Kati Kyme
String Ensemble Director
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Rosita Amador
Wind Ensemble Director
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