Concerts

JOIN US FOR OUR Third ANNUAL "A MUSICAL TASTE OF DEXTER"

Sunday, September 21, 2014, 2:00 to 6:00 P.M.

K of C Hall, 8265 Dexter-Chelsea Road, Dexter, MI

The Dexter Community Orchestra's Second Annual fundraising event, A Musical Taste of Dexter, will have more food, more music, and more prizes than last year! Enjoy "tastes" of fabulous food from Dexter area restaurants and caterers while enjoying the music of the Dexter Community Orchestra's Chamber Ensembles.
Join us on September 21 for a day of fun for the whole family!

Musical Taste of Dexter

2014 – 2015 Concert Season

Our main season concerts take place in the Center for Performing Arts at Dexter High School.
Admission is free; donations are welcome.

Sunday, November 9, 2014
4 PM at Dexter High School
Anthony Elliott, conductor
FREDERICK SCHIPIZSKY Symphonic Messaging, Symphony No.3
FELIX MENDELSSOHN Violin Concerto
Soloist: Hannah White, Sphinx competition winner
ANTONIN DVORAK Symphony No.9, "From the New World"
 
Sunday, December 14, 2014
Please Note the Change of Venue: 7 PM at Hill Auditorium
Anthony Elliott, conductor
HOLIDAY CONCERT
featuring:
The Dexter High School Concert and Chamber Orchestras and
The Washtenaw Community Orchestra Chorus
JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH Part I Christmas Oratorio (for the first day of Christmas)
Dexter High School Concert Orchestra Will Perform Pieces to be Determined
LEROY ANDERSON Sleigh Ride
FRED WARING Night Before Christmas
JOHN RUTTER Donkey Carol
ALAN HODDINOTT Puer Natus (Chorus and Organ)
JOHN RUTTER Jesus Child
Star Carol
LEROY ANDERSON Christmas Festival(Sing Along)
 
Sunday, March 15, 2015
4 PM at Dexter High School
Anthony Elliott, conductor
WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART Symphony No.40 in G Minor
AARON COPLAND Lincoln Portrait
MAX BRUCH Violin Concerto No.1
Danielle Belen, Soloist
ALBERT ROUSSEL Bacchus et Ariadne
 
Sunday, May 17, 2014
4 PM at Dexter High School
Anthony Elliott, conductor
MODESTE MUSSORGSKY Night on Bald Mountain
Youth Artist Competition Winner
DIMITRI SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 5
 
Dexter Summer Music Series:

Friday, June 12th, 2015
7:00 pm at Monument Park in the Gazebo.
3215 Central Street, Downtown Dexter.
Rain Location: Center for the Performing Arts, Dexter High School.
Anthony Elliott, conductor
VARIOUS COMPOSERS Light classics and popular favorites.
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This activity is supported by the MICHIGAN COUNCIL FOR ARTS AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS.