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BRAHMS | BEETHOVEN Review


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Elegant Beethoven Concerto in SoCo Phil Season Opener
by Terry McNeill for Classical Sonoma
Saturday, September 28, 2019

After last season’s schedule with one big repertoire work per concert, the Sonoma County Philharmonic opened its 21st season Sept. 28 with two, and both received committed if disparate performances under resident conductor Norman Gamboa…

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Samuel Ramírez, viola

SILES | MAHLER
Apr 4 & 5, 2020

Samuel Ramírez began his musical studies at the age of 14 years with the System of Youth and Children’s Orchestras of Venezuela. For eight years, he was a member of the Youth Symphony Orchestra of Caracas, directed by Maestro José Antonio Abreu…

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Pierce Wang, violin

ROSSINI | PROKOFIEV | RACHMANINOFF
Nov 16 & 17, 2019

Pierce Wang is the winner of the 2019 San Francisco Conservatory of Music Pre-College Division Solo Competition, an annual award created by Sonoma County Philharmonic and the SFCM to support young musicians.

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Jassen Todorov, violin

BRAHMS | BEETHOVEN
Sep 28 & 29, 2019

Dubbed “an outstanding violinist…a player to watch” by the British music journal The Strad, Jassen Todorov has performed throughout North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia, and is an active performer in his native Bulgaria…

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“Free Spirit” Review


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SoCo Phil’s Season Closes with Expansive Prokofiev 5th
by Terry McNeill for Classical Sonoma
Sunday, April 7, 2019

Closing their 20th season with their usual programming aplomb, the Sonoma County Philharmonic played a provocative set of concerts April 6 and 7 in the Jackson Theater… Local composer Nolan Gasser’s Sonoma Overture began the Sunday concert…

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SILES | MAHLER

Jackson Theater
Sonoma Country Day School

Apr 4 & 5, 2020


Norman Gamboa, conductor

Samuel Ramírez, viola

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DEBUSSY | BERLIOZ | RAVEL

Jackson Theater
Sonoma Country Day School

Feb 1 & 2, 2020


Norman Gamboa, conductor

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ROSSINI | RACHMANINOFF

Jackson Theater
Sonoma Country Day School

Nov 16 & 17, 2019


Norman Gamboa, conductor

Pierce Wang, violin

(SFCM Pre-College Competition Winner)

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BRAHMS | BEETHOVEN

Jackson Theater
Sonoma Country Day School

Sep 28 & 29, 2019


Norman Gamboa, conductor

Jassen Todorov, violin

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“Fantasies & Enigmas” Review


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Jackson Theater Welcomes A New Resident Orchestra
by Terry McNeill for Classical Sonoma
Saturday, January 26, 2019

In their first concert Jan. 26 in Windsor’s Jackson Theater the Sonoma County Philharmonic managed to master the new hall and produced music at their usual high level…

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