The Symphony Orchestra of Albuquerque Past Concerts Archive
We have provided our Symphony Orchestra of Albuquerque Past Concerts Archive to give our patrons a picture of what we have done in the past and what we may possibly do in the future. Please review our Current Concert Schedule for exciting, upcoming concerts!
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Symphony Orchestra of Albuquerque
Sunday, October 22, 2:30 P.M. John XXIII, 4831 Tramway Ridge Dr. NE, Albuquerque, NM and Sunday, October 29, 2:00 P.M. Heights Presbyterian Church, 8600 Academy NE, Albuquerque, NM
The Season of Great Melodies
Conductor: Steve Herrera
Guest Vocalist: Bethany Herrera - Rachmaninoff Vocalise and two Puccini Arias
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Charles McDaniel performs a Solo Piano Concert
Join us for an always-delightful performance by Charles McDaniel in this summer solo piano concert!
Featuring the works of Chopin, Debussy, Rachmaninoff and others. A concert you don't want to miss!
Concert-goers enjoyed many beautiful and challenging pieces performed by quartets, a quintet and even a soloist on clarinet.
The full orchestra performed beautiful dance compositions by the great composers. Some lively pieces generated lots of fun and toe-tapping!
The full orchestra performed an incredibly beautiful set of patrons' favorite melodies through the ages for our 20th Anniversary Concert! A music-rich event to remember for years to come!
Various ensembles from the orchestra performed. A great time all around!
We enjoyed many familiar and inspiring new music performances in our 2017 concert year. Charles McDaniel brought us a very special single performance recital at the end of January and then again in February.
Music carried us away to new heights in our 2016 concert year. Charles McDaniel brought us a very special single performance recital at the end of January. In February, the Symphony romanced us with our favorite movie themes. Charles McDaniel performed a solo piano recital in April, featuring "The Warsaw Concerto." The Symphony performed the Classics in May. Our Chamber Concert Fundraiser in September was simply fascinating with various ensembles and piano. Our hearts were once again touched by the genius of Charles McDaniel on the piano in September. Our favorite Broadway tunes came to life once again in October. November brought us another brilliant solo piano recital by Charles McDaniel, with our Christmas concert in December soothing our ears and hearts.
Our 2015 concert year had us all on the edge of our seats. We just could not wait for each amazing concert. In February, Charles McDaniel once again brought us the works of the Greats, with many new pieces. Our annual spring concert in March held us spellbound with popular music from well-known composers. Our May concert celebrated our youth, allowing several of our students to perform. In July, we ignited a little summer heat with movie themes and love songs! Charles McDaniel took to the piano once again in August for the works of the Greats. Our fall romantic concert in October featured "Berlioz: The Spectre of the Rose." In May and October, Charles McDaniel entranced us again with the Classics. Our annual Christmas concert in December brought us new sounds and old favorites.
Could our 2014 concert year have been any more exciting? In February, Charles McDaniel once again brought us the works of the Greats. His encore performance was on his newly acquired VINTAGE STEINWAY PIANO, MODEL 1906. Our annual spring concert in March featured "Faure: Requim" and several other inspiring pieces. Charles McDaniel took to the piano once again in July for a Gershwin Only concert. We explored the music of the cinema again at the end of July and beginning of August. October ushered in the fall accompanied by a Symphony performance of the Great Romantics. In November, Charles McDaniel stunned us with an incredible solo piano recital of the Works of the Great Masters. December concluded our fabulous year with yet another Christmas concert success!
Our 2013 concert year was filled with delightful music and some twists! Our annual spring concert in March was truly inspiring as we brought the Easter selections of Handel's "Messiah" to life, along with other beautiful pieces. In April, Charles McDaniel coaxed the piano keys to bring forth the works of the Great Composers. June came alive with Beethoven's Symphony No. 7. Our summer Pops Concert in July took us back to yesteryear with the music of the cinema! We celebrated the accomplishments of our youth once again in October. For Christmas this year, the Symphony and Chorus performed a "Candlight Christmas Musical," featuring our popular Christmas pieces as well as new ones.
We greatly enjoyed our 2012 concert year! Our annual spring concert in March was simply delightful, with glorious performances of Schumann, Beethoven, Mozart, and Strauss. The beauty of May seemed the perfect season for our own Charles McDaniel to stroke the keys once more with classics from Beethoven to contemporary. In June, the symphony transported us across the waters with an All Russian Concert. Our "Pops Concert" in July eased us into the relaxation of summer. November gave us another solo piano recital by Charles McDaniel, featuring Romantic and Impressionist works. Our annual Christmas concert in December completed the year with a grand finale!
What a smashing success for our 2011 concert year! We put up our new website, featuring announcements of all our concerts starting in October. Rave reviews came in from the packed house at our Celebrating Youth concert in October. The crisp month of November brought the delight of Chopin through the talented fingers of our own Charles McDaniel. And our annual Christmas concert in December left nothing to be desired, including special guests SOA Choir and Eastern Hills Choir!