Jefferson Symphony Orchestra
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October 5, 2021
LISTEN: Stas Venglevski and his flying fingers
You've never heard "Flight of the Bumblebee" at this speed! Listen to three pieces in just five minutes and introduce yourself to music of the bayan accordion performed by Stas Venglevski. It's a quick listen of flight, dance, and an original composition by Venglevski, "Musette Caprice."
October 1, 2021
READ: Triple performances of Dvorak symphony signal New World of concert options CPR Classical shares the story of three orchestras performing Dvorak's "New World Symphony." Jefferson Symphony completes the hat trick on October 17. "Theres a uniqueness to Dvorak's use of melodies and for an audience it's very appealing," says principal conductor William Morse.
September 15, 2021
READ: Introduction to the Russian bayan accordion and the JSO’s guest artist
The differences in internal construction give the bayan a different tone color from Western instruments, and the bass has a much fuller sound. The very personable and extremely gifted Stas Venglevski is a world renowned celebrated musician and bayanist. Read more from Joan Grauman of the American Accordion Association.
September 9, 2021
The season premiere of Jefferson Symphony features double audience favorites by Czech composer Antonin Dvořák. His Symphony 9 “From the New World” and Carnival Overture celebrate our return to the Green Center in Golden. Also, we spotlight virtuoso Stas Venglevski who world premiered Anthony Galla-Rini’s second accordion concerto when it was originally composed and joins JSO for a ravishing performance of the piece with our ensemble. Single tickets on sale October 1.
August 20, 2021
Jefferson Symphony Orchestra announces its full season of concert dates, solo and collaborative artists, and program details. Visit our CONCERT PAGE for all the musical details!