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Smithwick Theatre

Foothill College
December 6, 2015
1:30pm - String Ensembles
3:00pm - Wind Ensembles


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CYS String & Wind Ensembles


The California Youth Symphony lights up the holiday 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, Haydn, and more. 

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

This is a free event - our gift to you!

String Ensemble Highlights

Junior Strings
Boyce: Symphony IV
Shostakovich: Gavotte
Mozart: Quartet, K. 168, Allegro

Intermediate Strings
C.P.E. Bach: Sinfonie in G
Faure: "Sicilienne" from Pelleas et Melisande
Brahms: Allegro Giocoso from Symphony No. 4
Haydn: Quartet in D, Op.71, No. 2

Wind Ensemble Highlights

Albeniz: Tango
Brahms: Andante from Symphony No. 3
Tchaikovsky: Spanish Dance from Nutcracker
Williams: Raiders March
Puccini: Nessum Dorma
Lecocq: Can-Can
Broughton: Silverado
Various Artists: Fantasia 2000
Delibes: March and Procession of Bacchus
Various Artists/Arr. Jack Bullock: Big Band Spectacular


Kati Kyme
String Ensemble Director
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Rosita Amador
Wind Ensemble Director
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