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Classical's Top Hits

Kayoko Dan, conductor

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This concert will feature the best, most popular pieces in the classical repertoire.  It’s a perfect introduction into classical music for beginners and a great reminder of the hits for die-hard fans. Selections include movements from Wagner’s Die Walkure, Beethoven’s 5th Symphony, Mozart’s Eine Kleine Nachtmusik and more.

Watch Music Director Kayoko Dan’s video program notes below.


ROSSINI: Overture to William Tell
MOZART: ”Allegro” from Eine Kleine Nachtmusik
PACHELBEL: Canon
J.S. BACH: Air from Suite in D Major
BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 5, Movement 1
WAGNER/SHEFFER: “Ride of the Valkyries” from Die Walküre
GRIEG: Suite No. 1 from Peer Gynt, Movement 1- “Morning” and Movement 4 – “In the Hall of the Mountain King”
STRAUSS, JR:  On the Beautiful Blue Danube
DEBUSSY/LUCK:  Clair de lune
SIBELIUS: Finlandia