OCS-Footer2015-16 Orchestra Concert Season

Orchestra concerts are Sundays at 4 PM at Central United Methodist Church
Central Avenue at Palm Lane in the Phoenix Central Arts District

General Admission $20 — Seniors and Students $15
Youth under 18 are free with a paid adult

Click on the concert title or artist picture to get details about the concert.

Bobae 4-300 November 1, 2015: The Colors of Music
Bobae Johnson, violin soloist
4 PM at Central United Methodist Church, Phoenix

  • Christopher Theofanidis, Visions and Miracles
  • Julius Conus, Violin Concerto in E-Minor
  • Karalyn Schubring, Symphonic Dance No. 1 *
  • Manuel De Falla, El Amor Brujo

* World Premiere

Samuel January 24, 2016: American Originals
Samuel Xu, piano soloist
4 PM at Central United Methodist Church, Phoenix

  • Ned Rorem, Symphony No. 2
  • Jon Lin Chua, Seven Miniatures for Orchestra *
  • Robert Ward, Invocation and Toccata
  • George Gershwin, Piano Concerto in F

* World Premiere

April 10, 2016:  The Sacred and The Sardonic
3 PM at Scottsdale Presbyterian Church
Free Admission

  • Evan C. Paul, Five Apparitions of the Blessed Virgin Mary *
  • Warren Cohen, No Exit, A Comic Opera *

* World Premiere

Note: Due to production issues, the performance of the Shostakovich Symphony No. 7, “Leningrad,” has been postponed.

Click links below to learn about musicians and programs from previous seasons

2014-15 Orchestra Concerts

2013-14 Orchestra Concerts