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Oakland Summer Reading Orchestra Thursdays 6/22-8/3/2017

Community Women's Orchestra

Community Women's Orchestra Oakland Summer Reading Orchestra Thursdays 6/22-8/3/2017

It's time for the Oakland Summer Reading Orchestra! The summer set includes six rehearsals starting June 22nd and runs through August 3rd. It’s hosted by the Community Women's Orchestra but open to all genders/identifications and all instruments are welcome.

Sessions are hosted on Thursday evenings on beautiful Lake Merritt in Oakland for just $60 for the set, $10 per rehearsal. Invite anyone you think would like to join us this summer—the more the merrier!

WHEN: June 22, 29, July 13, 20, 27 and August 3 -- 7:30pm-9:30pm
WHO: amateur and professional orchestra musicians of the Bay Area
HOW MUCH: $60 for the 6-week set; pay in advance via Brown Paper Tickets
WHAT: Repertoire and conductors are subject to change, but here's the lineup so far!

June 22
conductor: Emily Ray
repertoire: Schubert – Symphony No. 9

June 29
conductor: Jim Stopher
repertoire: Capriccio Espagnol and other TBD

July 13
conductor: Dana Sadava
repertoire: Prelude to Meistersinger, excerpts from The Planets

July 20

July 27
conductor: Ming Luke
repertoire: Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 4

August 3

Please bring your stand and unless told otherwise print your own music form IMSLP.

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Symphony No. 9 ( June 22)


Capriccio Espagnol (June 29)


The Planets (July 13)


Der Meistersinger (July 13)


Symphony No 4 (July 22)


Emily Ray

June 22 Conductor

Jim Stopher

June 29 Conductor

Dana Sadava

July 13 Conductor

Ming Luke

July 27 Conductor