2016-2017 Season

--Rehearsals begin August 25th with our first Rehearsal in the Park! Call time is 6:00 for those willing to help with the instrument petting zoo. Rehearsal will begin at 6:30 and end at 9:00.

--Please get your music at the opening social on August 4th, 2016 at the True Life Center.

--Rehearsals will start on the regular Thursday at 7:00 beginning September 1, 2016 in the Heritage Theater.


Rehearsal Dates

~~August 25--Practice in the Park (by the library)

~~September 1

~~September 8

~~September 15

~~September 22

~~September 29

~~October 6


~~October 13--CONCERT

~~ October 20

~~October 27

~~November 3


~~November 10--CONCERT

~~November 17 Rehearsing Messiah

~~December 1 Rehearsing Messiah

~~December 10--DRESS REHEARSAL (from 9:00 am-noon)

~~December 11--CONCERT

~~Decemeber 12--CONCERT






Fall Recitals every Tuesday in September.


Concert Schedule:


October 13, 2016

November 10, 2016

December 11 & 12, 2016

February 11, 2017

February 23, 2017

April 6, 2017




The Orchestra of Southern Utah

2016-2017 Repertoire


October 13, 2016- Conducted by Carylee Zwang

~Caravan by Duke Ellington (arr. Ployhar)

~Gabriel’s Oboe by Ennio Morricone (Soloist is Brad Gregory)

~Hoe Down from Rodeo Suite by Aaron Copland

~TBD and conducted by Christina Carrigan

November 10, 2016- Conducted by Adam Lambert

~6th Symphony “Pastoral” by Ludwig Van Beethoven

~Flower Duet from the Opera Lakme by Leo Delibes (Terri Metcalf-Peterson and Annie Powell)

~Autumn from the Four Seasons by Antonin Vivaldi (Heather Wilhem Soloist)

December 11 and 12, 2016- Condcuted by Xun Sun, Chorale Conducted by Jackie Riddle-Jackson

February 11 and 22m 2017- Conducted by Xun Sun

~Valley of Enchantment by Mark Dal Porto (World Premiere)

~Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini by Rachmaninoff (Christian Bohnenstengel soloist)

~TBD with science experiments by Mackay Steffenson

April 6, 2017- Conducted by Adam and Cary

~4 R.L. Halversen solosits

~Barber of Seville Overture by Rossini

~Possible another piece, TBD











Thank you so much! See you there!




Orchestra of Southern Utah Xun Sun, Conductor and Music Director