2017-2018 Season

DCYO Fall 2017 Concert Poster

Sunday November 19, 2017, 3:00pm, Location: Welsh Valley Middle School, Narberth, PA

German – Three Dances from Henry VIII
Brahms  – Tragic Overture, op. 81
Strauss II – Overture to Der Zigeunerbaron
Copland – Billy the Kid

DCYO Winter 2018 Concert Program Cover

Sunday February 25, 2018 3:00pm, Location: Neumann University, Aston, PA

Beethoven – Leonore Overture no. 3
Verdi – Rodrigo’s Death from Don Carlo

Randall Scarlata, baritone

Copland – Old American Songs, Set 1

Randall Scarlata, baritone

Tchaikovsky, Sleeping Beauty Suite

DCYO 2018 Spring Concert Poster

Sunday May 20, 2018, 3:00pm, Location: Conestoga High School, Berwyn, PA

Overture to West Side Story – Bernstein
Three Dances from The Damnation of Faust – Berlioz

The Walk to the Paradise Garden – Delius

Finlandia – Sibelius

2016-2017 Season

DCYO Fall 2016 Concert Poster

Fall Concert, Sunday November 13, 2016, 3:00pm, Location: Harriton School, Rosemont, PA

Grieg, In Autumn Overture

Two Slavonic Dances (from op. 46)  – Dvorak
IV. Tempo di Menuetto
VIII. Presto

Schubert, Symphony no. 8 in B Minor (Unfinished) Symphony

Verdi, Overture to La Forza del Destino

DCYO Winter Concert Poster 2017

Winter Concert, Sunday February 19, 2017, 3:00pm, Location: Penncrest High School

Bernstein, Overture to Candide

Dvorak, Symphony no. 9 (“New World”)

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DCYO Spring 2017 Concert Poster

Spring Concert, Saturday May 20, 2017, 3:00pm, Location: Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center, Philadelphia, PA

Smetana, The Moldau

Mendelssohn, Violin Concerto in E minor – David Kim, soloist

Marquez, Danzon no. 2

2015-2016 Season

DCYO 2015 Fall Concert Poster

Fall Concert, Sunday November 15, 2015, 3:00pm, Location: Welsh Valley Middle School, Narberth, PA

Totenfeier – Gustav Mahler
Four Dance Episodes from “Rodeo” – Aaron Copland
DCYO 2015 Winter Concert Poster

Winter Concert, Sunday February 14, 2016, 3:00pm, Location: Penncrest High School

Vashti – Thomas Whitman (World Premiere)
Symphony no. 5 – Pyotr Ilyitch Tchaikovsky
DCYO 2015 Spring Concert Poster

Spring Concert, Sunday May 15, 2016, 3:00pm, Location: Conestoga High School

Rhapsody in Blue – Gershwin
Lio Kuokman, Guest Conductor
Andrew Hauze, Piano
Symphony No. 5 – Beethoven

2014-2015 Season

Fall Concert 2014

FALL 2014 CONCERT, Sunday November 16, 2014, McPherson Auditorium in Goodhart Hall, Bryn Mawr College

Overture to La Gazza Ladra……….Rossini

Toccata and Fugue in D minor (orchestrated by Leopold Stokowski)…….Bach>

Romeo and Juliet…………Tchaikovsky

Academic Festival Overture…………..Brahms

Winter Concert 2015

WINTER 2015 CONCERT, Sunday February 22, 2015, Welsh Valley Middle School, Narberth, PA

Catfish Row: Symphonic Suite from “Porgy and Bess”……………….Gershwin

Symphony No. 8 in G major, Op. 88…………………………………………..Dvořák

Udi Bar-David Concert

SPRING 2015 CONCERT, Sunday May 17, 2015, Conestoga High School

Pomp and Circumstance March #1 ………………………..Elgar

Cello Concerto in B minor, Op. 104, Movement 1……Dvořák

Udi Bar-David, cello soloist

Carmen Suite No. 1……………………………………………….Bizet

Bacchanale from Samson and Delilah………………….Saint-Saëns

2013-2014 Season


SPRING 2014 CONCERT, Sunday, May 18, 2014 Conestoga High School

Le Carnaval Romain (Roman Carnival): Overture, Berlioz

Pelléas et Mélisande, Suite, Op. 80 (1898), Faure

Die Meistersinger, WWV 96: Prélude……Wagner

Marche Slave, Op.31…..Tchaikovsky

Berceuse & Finale from The Firebird: Suite (1919 version)……Stravinsky


WINTER 2014 CONCERT, Sunday, February 23, 2014 Meagher Theatre, Neumann University

Overture to Rosamunde (Die Zauberharfe), Op. 26 (1820), Schubert (1830)

L’Arlésienne Suite No.1 (1872), Bizet

Courtly Dances from “Gloriana,” Op. 53 (1953), Britten

Finlandia, Op. 26 (1900), Sibelius


FALL 2013 CONCERT, Sunday, November 24, 2013 Strath Haven High School

The Hebrides (Fingal’s Cave), Op. 26 (1830), Mendelssohn

Rosamunde, D. 797: Ballet Music (1823), Schubert

Billy the Kid Ballet-Suite (1938), Copland

Finlandia, Op. 26 (1900), Sibelius

2012-2013 Season


SPRING 2013 CONCERT, Sunday, May 19, 2013 Meagher Theatre, Neumann University

Mozart, Overture to Die Zauberflote (The Magic Flute)

Rimsky-Korsakov, Capriccio Espagnol, OP. 34

Tchaikovsky, Symphony No. 4


WINTER 2013 CONCERT Sunday, February 24, 2013 Lower Merion High School

Overture to Rosamunde (Die Zauberharfe), Op. 26 (1820), Schubert (1830)

Debussy, Nocturnes, movements I and II

Brahms, Symphony No. 2


FALL 2012 CONCERT, Sunday, November 18, 2012 Centennial Hall, The Haverford School

Falla, El Sombrero de Tres Picos, (Three-Cornered Hat): Suite No. 2

Saint-Saëns, Cello Concerto No. 1

Carol Jantsch (Lyn and George M. Ross, Chair, The Philadelphia Orchestra), Tuba Dvořák, Symphony No. 9

2011-2012 Season


SPRING 2012 CONCERTS, Sunday, April 29, 2012 Meagher Theatre, Neumann University, Sunday, May 6, 2012 Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center, Philadelphia, PA

Copland, Four Dance Episodes from “Rodeo”

Tchaikovsky, Violin Concerto

Tchaikovsky, Symphony No. 4, Richard Amoroso (Robert and Lynne Pollock Chair,The Philadelphia Orchestra), Violin

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FALL 2011 CONCERTS, Sunday, November 20, 2011 Radnor High School, Sunday, December 4, 2011 Strath Haven High School

Brahms, Tragic Overture

Schubert, Symphony No. 8 “Unfinished”

Mussorgsky/Ravel,Pictures at an Exhibition

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2010-2011 Season


SPRING 2011 CONCERTS, Sunday, May 1, 2011 Conestoga High School, Sunday, May 15, 2011 Upper Darby Performing Arts Center

Saint-Saëns,Samson and Delilah: Bacchanale

Respighi: Pines of Rome

Mendelssohn:Symphony No. 5 “Reformation”

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FALL 2010 CONCERTS, Sunday, November 21, 2010 Fugett Middle School, West Chester, Sunday, December 5, 2010 Strath Haven High School

Glinka, Ruslan and Ludmilla: Overture

Hindemith, Symphonic Metamorphosis

Tchaikovsky, Swan Lake Suite, op. 20a

2009-2010 Season


SPRING 2010 CONCERTS, Sunday, May 2, 2010 Garnet Valley High School, Sunday, May 16, 2010 West Chester University’s Swope Music Building, Madeline Wing Adler Theater

Verdi, La Forza del Destino

Ravel, Pavane pour une infante défunte

Gershwin, Rhapsody in Blue

Schumann, Symphony No. 4


FALL 2009 CONCERTS, Sunday, December 6, 2009 Strath Haven High School, Sunday, November 22, 2009 Neumann University’s Meagher Theatre

Dvořák, Carnival Overture

Saint-Saëns, Danse Macabre

Tchaikovsky, Symphony No. 5

2008-2009 Season


SPRING 2009 CONCERTS, Sunday, May 3, 2009 Upper Darby Performing Arts Center, Sunday, May 17, 2009 West Chester University’s Swope Music Building, Madeline Wing Adler Theater

Jennifer Higdon, blue cathedral

Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov, Scheherazade


FALL 2008 CONCERTS, Sunday, December 7, 2008 Neumann University’s Meagher Theatre, Sunday, November 23, 2008 Radnor High School

Brahms, Academic Festival Overture

Prokofiev, Romeo and Juliet, Suite No. 3

Dvořák, Symphony No. 8