MusicaNova Community Concerts are free, family-friendly events presenting a wide variety of musical styles performed in an informal setting, and often with audience participation.  You’ll hear everything from old favorites to world premieres of classical and chamber music, pops, jazz and Broadway, world music from American and  African talking drums, to experimental and interactive.

MusicaNova Community Concerts are always free admission, donations are accepted

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DrumSpeak III: Sabar for All!

February 10, 2019 – 3:00 PM
Scottsdale Presbyterian Church
3421 North Hayden Road

Sonja Branch and Dethie Diouf present the culmination of a week of workshops on Sabar Drumming around the Valley,  Audience Participation

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Selections from Forgotten Symphonies

April 1, 2019 – 7:00 PM
Tempe High School Auditorium
1730 South Mill Avenue

Outstanding student-musicians join MusicaNova for selections from Mozart, Reinecke, and Bruckner, and the THS Orchestra plays more works from their growing repertoire.

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Ocotillo Music

May 5, 2019 – 3:00 PM
Scottsdale Presbyterian Church
3421 North Hayden Road

Guitar, cello, and mandolin virtuosos Robert and Cindy Leger play it all: Bach and Cage the Elephant, Broadway and originals, Folk tunes and the Great American Songbook.

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David Ice, Harp

September 9, 2018 – 3:00 PM
Scottsdale Presbyterian Church
3421 North Hayden Road

MusicaNova principal harpist David Ice recounts his unusual career journey from Hollywood film editor to orchestral harpist.  Audience Participation

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Kathleen Berger, Soprano

October 7, 2018 – 3:00 PM
Scottsdale Presbyterian Church
3421 North Hayden Road

Versatile soprano Kathleen Berger is joined by tenor Paul Nicosia and collaborative pianist Riley McKinich in a rousing program of songs, including art songs, opera, and Broadway.  Audience Participation

Selections from 1918:
An Armistice Without A Peace

October 29, 2018 – 7:00 PM
Tempe High School Auditorium
1730 South Mill Avenue

Outstanding student-musicians join MusicaNova for selections from Debussy, Prokofiev, and Parry, and the Tempe High Orchestra plays selections from their growing repertoire.

 

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The MusicaNova Brass Quintet
Holiday Music Festival

December 9, 2018 – 3:00 PM
Scottsdale Presbyterian Church
3421 North Hayden Road

The MusicaNova Brass Quintet is made up of professional musicians whose mission is to perform great brass music in order to edify, uplift and inspire their audiences of all ages. Each member has an active studio of private students and regularly performs with orchestras in the Phoenix area.