Nov 25, 2013
The winner of the mountain bike donated by Dr. Linda Wagner, Supt. of the Anaheim City School District (ACSD) at the OCS November 24 concert is Carlos Mendiz. Carlos is one of 1,300 students enrolled in the after school OCS/ACSD Orchestra Program. He attends Betsy Ross Elementary in the Brass program. His teacher is Bryan Lackey. Students and their family are welcomed as guests at all scheduled season OCS concerts as part of their class room curriculum. 56 classes are taught weekly in Strings, Brass, Woodwinds and Percussion studies at 14 ACSD schools in the pilot program.
The June concert featured the world premiere of "Only a Breath" by Christopher Dietz. It was specially commissioned for the OC Symphony. In case you missed the concert, here is a snippet of the music.
Solist, Sean Cooper.
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ONLY A BREATH
Orange County Symphony
Sunday December 8th. 11:30 - 3:30 pm
Benefit concert with acclaimed concert pianist DARRIN BLUMFELD
and the renowned CHEF RODOLPHE MAHE.
An auction will benefit the
OCS/Anaheim City School District Orchestra Project
Organ Toccata in C Major
J. S. Bach
Variations Serieuses, in D Minor, Op. 54
Sonata No. 2, in B-flat Major
Grave; Doppio Movimento
March Funebre; Lento
Polonaise in A flat, Op. 53
Hungarian Rhapsody No 6. in D Flat Major
Historic Anaheim Ebell Clubhouse
226 North Helena Street, Anaheim, CA 92805.
General Admission: $60, Seniors and Students: $60