This Year’s Dates and Repertoire

PCO Performance Dates – 2019-20 season

Except where noted, performances of the Pomona College Orchestra are held in Bridges Hall of Music, otherwise known as “Little Bridges,” on the Pomona College campus at 150 East Fourth Street. Admission is always free of charge, and more information about directions or parking can be obtained by calling (909) 621-8155 or online.

First programJack Sanders

Friday, October 11, at 8:00 p.m.
Sunday, October 13, at 3:00 p.m.
with Jack Sanders, guitar

  • Suppé: Overture to Poet and Peasant
  • Corigliano: Elegy (Oliver Dubon ’20, conductor)
  • Takemitsu: To the Edge of Dream
  • Respighi: Pines of Rome

Second programHana Burgess Concerto Competition co-winner 2019

Friday, November 22, at 8:00 p.m.
Sunday, November 24, at 3:00 p.m.

with Hana Burges (violin), co-winner of the 2019 PCO Concerto Competition

  • Wieniawski: Violin Concerto No. 2 in D Minor, Op. 22
  • Brahms: Symphony No. 2 in D

Third programAndrew Acs

Friday, March 6 at 8:00 p.m.
Sunday, March 8 at 3:00 p.m.
with Andrew Acs (euphonium), co-winner of the 2019 PCO Concerto Competition

  • Joseph Horovitz: Euphonium Concerto
  • Mahler: Symphony No. 1 in D


CANCELED: Fourth program

Friday, April 17 at 8:00 p.m.
Sunday, April 19 at 3:00 p.m.

with the Pomona College Choir, Donna M. Di Grazia, director, and vocal soloists tba

  • Brahms: Schicksalslied “Song of Destiny”
  • Mozart: Requiem