San José Chamber Orchestra presents CELEBRATION, New Year's Eve December 31.

Presented by San José Chamber Orchestra

Jon Nakamatsu and Jon Manasse appear in CELEBRATION, New Year's Eve December 31

San José Chamber Orchestra continues its 33rd concert season with CELEBRATION in San José on Sunday, December 31. Glorious works mark the changing of the year.  The program features conductor Barbara Day Turner and soloists Jon Nakamatsu (piano), with Jon and Alec Manasse (clarinets). A reception follows the performance.

Music by Beethoven, Mendelssohn, Johann Strauss II, Vivian Fung*, Michael Touchi* and Henry Mollicone*.  *COMPOSERS WITH ASTERISKS HAVE LOCAL TIES.



Adults: $65/$75

Seniors: $55/$65 (Age 62 and above)

Students: $15/$25

The San José Chamber Orchestra, a professional string-based ensemble of 19+ players, presents a series of 7–9 programs per season. Many performances feature one or more commissions or world premieres by award winning composers with critically acclaimed guest artists as featured soloists. San José Chamber Orchestra is the recipient of five ASCAP/League of American Orchestras Adventurous Programming Awards, has produced seven CDs of American music and commissioned and/or premiered over 200 new works in 32 seasons.


City: San Jose
Price Range:
$15 to $75

Program Items

Johann Strauss Pizzicato Polka
Beethoven Rondo from Piano Concerto No. 3
Mendelssohn Concert Piece Opus 113 for two clarinets and orchestra
Vivian Fung Down and Dirty
Henry Mollicone Movie Themes including Andrea's Theme from PREMONITION
Francois Dompierre The Devil's Beauties
Michael Touchi A new finale work


San José Chamber Orchestra Orchestra
Barbara Day Turner Conductor
Jon Nakamatsu Pianist
Jon Manasse Clarinetist
Alec Manasse Clarinetist

St. Francis Episcopal Church Willow Glen

St. Francis Episcopal Church Willow Glen

1205 Pine Avenue
San Jose, CA 95125
United States