The Rio Hondo Symphony performs four ADMISSION-FREE classical music concerts each season at the Vic Lopez Auditorium at Whittier High School, Whittier Ave. in Whittier California. The concerts start at 3 PM, have one intermission, and are completed before 5 PM.
September 27, 2015
Paul DukasFanfare from La Peri
Claude DebussyPremiere Rhapsody for Clarinet
47th Annual YAC
Woodwind, Brass, Percussion Winner
Maurice RavelPiano Concerto for the Left Hand
Ludwig van BeethovenSymphony No. 7
Celebrating Kimo Furumoto's 7th season with Beethoven's noble
Seventh Symphony and featuring the 2015 YAC Winners.
November 8, 2015
Bedrich SmetanaDance of the Comedians from The Bartered Bride
Johann Strauss JrEmperor Waltz
Antonin DvorakSlavonic Dance No. 1
Amilcare PonchielliDance of the Hours from La Gioconda
Jacques OffenbachCan-Can from Orpheus in the Underworld
Leonard BernsteinSymphonic Dances from West Side Story From the waltz to the Can-Can you won't be able to keep in your
seat as you dance the day away with the Rio Hondo Symphony.
February 28, 2016
Co-sponsored by Rio Hondo Symphony Guild
Edward GriegPeer Gynt Suite No. 1
Jean SibeliusSymphony No. 2
From the majestic fjords of Scandinavia the soulful music of these
Norse composers strike a chord in the hearts of all listeners.