Date(s) - 10/22/2023
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Join the beautiful sounds of the Chamber Orchestra of the Smoky Valley as they kick off their 2023-24 season at Presser Hall on the campus of Bethany College.
The program for the afternoon:
- George Handel — Music for Royal Fireworks: Overture
- Edward Elgar — Introduction and Allegro for Strings: Op. 47
- Joseph Haydn — Te Deum in C Major, Hob. XXIII with Bethany College Choir and Dolkoren Chamber Choir
- Wolfgang A. Mozart — Symphony no.41 “Jupiter”
Supported by Bethany College and the Lindsborg Arts Council, the Chamber Orchestra of the Smoky Valley is an auditioned regional ensemble of professional musicians that includes not only Bethany faculty members but players from Wichita, Manhattan, Salina, and Kansas City. Under the musical direction of Keith Dodson, Assistant Professor of Music and Director of Instrumental Studies, and led by concertmaster Ann Samuelson, the ensemble seeks to educate and engage audience members through the performance of orchestral masterworks.
Bethany College is located at 335 E. Swensson Street in Lindsborg. The concert is open and free to the public donations appreciated.