Peninsula Performances 8/9/19: Upper Peninsula Youth Symphony Orchestra Concerts

Aug 7, 2019

The UPYSO
Credit NMU Music Department

Next time on Peninsula Performances,

An ensemble of dedicated young musicians from across Michigan’s Upper Peninsula performed in January and May 2019 as the U.P. Youth Symphony Orchestra!  Hear music from the great composers as well as some lesser-known works in a fast-paced duo of concerts

Program:

UPYSO 1-6-19:

  • Ch. Borel-Clerc - La Sorella (March on Spanish Themes
  • William Hofeldt - Dance Parhelia
  • Ludwig van Beethoven - Allegretto from Symphony No. 7
  • J.S. Bach - Menuetto I, II from Suite I
  • J.S. Bach - Arioso from Cantata No. 156
  • Traditional - Italian Folk Festival (Tarantella, Come Back to Sorrento, and Funiculi, Funicula)
  • Don Wilson - Gypsy Legend
  • William Hofeldt - The Gift
  • Sergei Prokofiev - Troika
  • Johann Strauss I - Radetsky March

UPYSO 5-5-19:

  • M.L. Daniels - Festique
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky - Marche Slave
  • E.J. Siennicki - Park Avenue Hoedown
  • Julius S. Seredy - Emerald Waltz
  • Modest Moussorgsky - Hopak
  • Rodgers & Hammerstein - Highlights from The Sound of Music
  • Reinhold Gliere - Russian Sailors' Dance
  • Johann Strauss - Thunder & Lightning Polka

Tune in Friday at 8pm ET, and again Tuesday at 1pm ET on Public Radio 90, WNMU-FM 90.1 in Marquette, or online at wnmufm.org