Our Recent Performances

The Chester County Youth Orchestra has been performing throughout Chester County since 1996. Below you can find the music they have performed over the years, in reverse chronological order.

Spring 2013

Hoedown (from “Rodeo”), by A. Copland

Prelude from “Hansel & Gretel”, by E. Humperdink

Excerpts from “Firebird Suite”, by I. Stravinsky

Superman Returns, by Williams & Ottman/ arr. Lopez

Symphony No. 5 in E Minor, by P. Tchaikovsky

Fall 2012

Roman Carnival Overture, H. Berlioz
English Folk Song Suite, R. Vaughan Williams
I. March – “Seventeen Come Sunday”
II. Intermezzo – “My Bonny Boy”
III. March – “Folk Songs from Somerset”

God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen, Arr. Davis / Orch. Pennington & Stout
Stille Nacht (Silent Night), Gruber / Arr. Davis & Custer
Festive Overture, D. Shostakovich
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (Symphonic Suite), Doyle & Williams / Arr. Brubaker
Capriccio Italien, P. Tchaikovsky

Spring 2012

Overture to “La Forza del Destino”, G. Verdi
Carmen Suites No. 1 & 2, G. Bizet
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring, (Symphonic Suite), H. Shore/Arr. Whitney
Symphony No. 8 in G Major (Op. 88), A. Dvorák
III. Allegro grazioso – Molto Vivace
IV. Allegro ma non troppo
Children of Sanchez, C. Mangione/Arr. Breton

Fall 2011

Epic March, J. Ireland
Symphony No. 8 in G Major (Op. 88), A. Dvorák
I. Allegro con brio

“Pirates of the Caribbean” Selections, Badelt/Arr. Ricketts

A Canadian Brass Christmas, Arr. Henderson & Custer

Carol of the Bells, Arr. Hayman

The Planets, G. Holst
Mars, the Bringer of War
Venus, the Bringer of Peace
Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity

Spring 2011

Overture to Candide, L. Bernstein

Symphony No. 9 (“New World”), A. Dvorak
I. Adagio, Allegro molto
II. Largo (Abridged)
IV. Allegro con fuoco

Duke Ellington! A Medley for Orchestra, Arr. Custer
The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, Gregson-Williams/arr. Bulla
Armed Forces Salute, Arr. by B. Lowden

Sleeping Beauty Ballet Suite, by P. Tchaikovsky
I. Introduction, La Fée des Lilas
II. Adagio, Pas d’Action
IV. Panorama
V. Valse