“Water Music” will examine four composers who were inspired by water: Smetana’s tone poem representing the Bohemian river; Elgar’s settings of poems based on the seas surrounding England sung by mezzo-soprano, Melissa Schiel; Britten’s four orchestral intermezzos from his opera, Peter Grimes; and, Strauss Jr’s classical waltz inspired by Europe’s second-longest river.
The Wenatchee Valley Symphony Orchestra, founded in 1947, is a group of talented North Central Washington musicians – your neighbors and friends. The Orchestra performs four concerts each season and provides a variety of youth and adult education and community engagement programs to the community. Music Director and Conductor Dr. Nikolas Caoile, Director of Orchestras at Central Washington University, leads the symphony. The Association is proud to provide a platform for area musicians to exhibit their talents for the benefit of the region …Learn More