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Dec 08 Thu

PSYCB: Simple Gifts: New Beginnings

Sunday, November 20 2022

Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall

Concert Timings:
November 20, 2022, 1:00 pm

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Don't miss the inaugural concert of the newest addition to the youth ensemble family, Pacific Symphony Youth Concert Band! Founded in 2022 through the generous sponsorship and advocacy of Hans and Valerie Imhof, PSYCB is led by renowned music educator Angela Woo. In their very first appearance on the Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall stage, these talented young musicians will perform music by Todd Stalter, Jodie Blackshaw, Patrick Speranza, Frank Ticheli, Brian Balmages, and Richard Meyer.

Admission is free, but tickets are required. Seating is general admission.
Have last-minute guests? Tickets will also be available at the concert hall.

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This concert is sponsored by:

ARTISTS:
Angela Woo, Conductor
Elliot Shiwota, Guest conductor

PROGRAM
TODD STALTER: Clouds That Sail In Heaven  
JODIE BLACKSHAW: Whirlwind
PATRICK SPERANZA: In the Sky
Pacific Symphony Youth Wind Ensemble Percussionists, guest artists
FRANK TICHELI: Simple Gifts: Four Shaker Songs
   I:   In Yonder Valley
   II:  Dance
   III: Here Take this Lovely Flower
   IV: Simple Gifts
BRIAN BALMAGES: Marche Diabolique
TRADITIONAL: Black is the Color…
   Arr. by Robert Sheldon
RICHARD MEYER: The Ayres of Agincourt&a