Friday, July 4, 2003   4:00 pm & 5:15 pm

OCO Performance at the Great Mall of the Great Plains
(Near the Movie Theater in the SW portion of the mall.)

The Star Spangled Banner
The Washington Post
Selections from The Music Man
The Thunderer March
That Poker Rag
The Liberty Bell March
High Seas Overture
Largo (arranged) from New World Symphony
Semper Fidelis March
Patriotic Melodies that Stirred Our Nation (medley);
The Stars and Stripes Forever

Friday, September 5, 2003
6:00 & 6:30 p.m.

Old Settlers' Days Ice Cream Social

Join the OCO at the Ice Cream "Sociable" for some all-American music: Selections from The Music Man and Band of Brothers, and High Seas Overture by Ohio composer Matthew Baker.

Meredith Willson: Selections from "The Music Man"
  Michael Kamen: Suite from "Band of Brothers"
Matthew Baker : "High Seas Overture"

Saturday, October 4, 2003
12:30 p.m.

Hidden Glen Arts Festival, Cedar Creek
Map to Cedar Creek

"The Hills Are Alive"
...with the sound of great orchestral music, including popular pieces by Brahms, Dvorak, and Strauss, and concluding with Richard Rogers' perennial favorite The Sound of Music.

Dvorak: Slavonic Dances
   Brahms: Hungarian Dances
   Johann Strauss, Jr.: Overture to "Die Fledermaus"; Thunder & Lightning Polka
   Richard Rogers: Selections from "The Sound of Music"
Sunday, November 23, 2003
3:00 p.m.
Osborne Performing Arts Center, 311 E. Park

  "Making Overtures"
The OCO presents a program of great concert overtures: Eine Faust Overture by Wagner; Overture to The Merry Wives of Windsor by Otto Nicolai; Beethoven's Consecration of the House Overture; and The Cowboys Overture by John Williams.

Wagner: Eine Faust Overture
Nicolai: Overture to The Merry Wives of Windsor
Beethoven: Consecration of the House Overture
Williams: Overture to "The Cowboys"
Friday, December 5, 2003
6:45-7:10 p.m.

Olathe City Hall,  100 W. Santa Fe

"Olathe Winterfest"
The string section of the OCO provides festive holiday music inside City Hall as part of Olathe's Winterfest celebration
Friday, February 20, 2004
8:00 p.m.

La Fiesta Club & Restaurant
806 W. Hwy 56, just east of Parker
(click here for map)

"Musica Latina"
Orchestral music by and about Hispanic people from around the world: Three Dances from El Sombrero de Tres Picos by Falla; Estancia by Ginastera; and El Salon Mexico by Aaron Copland

Falla: Three Dances from "The Three-Cornered Hat"
   Ginastera: Estancia
   Copland: El Salon Mexico

Sunday, April 25, 2004
3:00 p.m.

Osborne Performing Arts Center, 311 E. Park

Annual Scholarship Concert

"Rare Gems"
Rarely-heard yet wonderful masterpieces of the orchestral repertoire: Beethoven's Symphony No. 4; the Symphonic Dances of Edvard Grieg; Praeludium by Jarnefelt; and the winner of the annual High School Concerto Competition.

Jaernefelt: Praeludium
Beethoven: Symphony No. 4 in Bb
   Winner of the Concerto Competition
Christina Schin
will be performing the first movement of the E Minor Violin Concerto by Felix Mendelssohn

Honorable mention musician Jennifer Powell, will be playing the final movement of the G Major Concerto for Flute by Karl Stamitz.

Sunday, April 25, 2004
Friday, July 30, 2004 - 8:00 p.m.
Concert in the Park
Frontier Park, 15501 W. Indian Creek Parkway
(Major cross streets:127th & Blackbob Rd.)
Olathe, KS
The American Frontier - arr. Calvin Custer
The Music Man Selections - Meredith Willson
Selections from The Sound of Music - Richard Rogers
Hoedown - Aaron Copland
Somewhere Over the Rainbow - Harold Arlen
Porgy and Bess Selections - George Gershwin

2003- 2004 Concert Series
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