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Bethel ArtsBethel Arts is in full swing!

Symphony! Symphony! Symphony!

Next Southland Symphony Concert-

Sunday, October 23rd at 4pm

 

Join us for the finale of the 2014 - 15 season

BEETHOVEN

The "Season Finale",

featuring cellist and Glendale Philharmonic founder Ruslan Biryukov; violinist and Hollywood Bowl Orchestra concertmaster Katia Popov;  international award-winning pianist Regulo Martinez-Anton

in the powerful "Triple Concerto" by Ludwig van Beethoven!

(Click on the artist names to visit their websites...)

Also on this concert:

Overture to the Creatures of Prometheus

Symphony No. 8

Click the pic below and get a free PDF poster to print and share!

Poster Beethoven Finale

Make your plans now to be in attendance for this wonderful concert by YOUR Southland Symphony!

Also to Be Announced: Gala and Silent Auction Fund-raiser

.....and Summer Concerts are in the works

- See more at: http://southlandsymphony.com/index#sthash.JnMw2v6A.dpuf

 

2016-17 Season Opening Concert

"A Tribute to Democracy"

Sunday October 23, 2016 at 4pm

 

at

Bethel Congregational Church in

Ontario, California


e Southland Symphony Orchestra is a volunteer, community orchestra, providing an opportunity for qualified musicians to experience and perform live music of the highest quality.

We welcome musicians of all ages and from all walks of life

- See more at: http://southlandsymphony.com/for_musicians/#sthash.7d6AYYtN.dpuf

The Southland Symphony Orchestra is a volunteer, community orchestra, providing an opportunity for qualified musicians to experience and perform live music of the highest quality.

We welcome musicians of all ages and from all walks of life.

- See more at: http://southlandsymphony.com/for_musicians/#sthash.7d6AYYtN.dpuf

The Southland Symphony Orchestra is a volunteer, community orchestra, providing an opportunity for qualified musicians to experience and perform live music of the highest quality.

We welcome musicians of all ages and from all walks of life.

- See more at: http://southlandsymphony.com/for_musicians/#sthash.7d6AYYtN.dpuf


Make your plans now to Join us for our 2016-17 Season*

 

Sunday October 23rd at 4pm at Bethel - "A Tribute to Democracy"

America the Beautiful - by Samuel Ward

Ashokan Farewell - by Jay Ungar (from the PBS Series "The Civil War")

Lincoln Portrait - by Aaron Copland (Special Guest Narrator, Rev. Dr. Art Cribbs)

New World Symphony - by Antonin Dvorak

Want a musical preview?

Visit the Musician's Concert 1 Preview Lab (Click here - new window)

(click the pic below for a letter size pdf flyer - print it up and put it up everywhere!)

tribute poster

For a 1/2 legal size flyer (2 on a legal sheet) - click this pic:

tribute poster 2up legal

Make your plans now to be in attendance for this wonderful concert by YOUR Southland Symphony!

 

Join us for the finale of the 2014 - 15 season

BEETHOVEN

The "Season Finale",

featuring cellist and Glendale Philharmonic founder Ruslan Biryukov; violinist and Hollywood Bowl Orchestra concertmaster Katia Popov;  international award-winning pianist Regulo Martinez-Anton

in the powerful "Triple Concerto" by Ludwig van Beethoven!

(Click on the artist names to visit their websites...)

Also on this concert:

Overture to the Creatures of Prometheus

Symphony No. 8

Click the pic below and get a free PDF poster to print and share!

Poster Beethoven Finale

Make your plans now to be in attendance for this wonderful concert by YOUR Southland Symphony!

Also to Be Announced: Gala and Silent Auction Fund-raiser

.....and Summer Concerts are in the works

- See more at: http://southlandsymphony.com/index#sthash.JnMw2v6A.dpuf

Join us for the finale of the 2014 - 15 season

BEETHOVEN

The "Season Finale",

featuring cellist and Glendale Philharmonic founder Ruslan Biryukov; violinist and Hollywood Bowl Orchestra concertmaster Katia Popov;  international award-winning pianist Regulo Martinez-Anton

in the powerful "Triple Concerto" by Ludwig van Beethoven!

(Click on the artist names to visit their websites...)

Also on this concert:

Overture to the Creatures of Prometheus

Symphony No. 8

Click the pic below and get a free PDF poster to print and share!

Poster Beethoven Finale

Make your plans now to be in attendance for this wonderful concert by YOUR Southland Symphony!

Also to Be Announced: Gala and Silent Auction Fund-raiser

.....and Summer Concerts are in the works

- See more at: http://southlandsymphony.com/index#sthash.JnMw2v6A.dpuf


All Concerts are presented at

Bethel United Church of Christ

536 N Euclid Ave, Ontario, California 91762

sso

 

Preparations are underway for the next Symphony event. This is a perfect time to join the orchestra - community musicians are welcome and encouraged to join Ontario's own symphony orchestra. Contact Dr. Mann for information. drmann@southlandsymphony.com

Previous Concerts-

(See our PRESS page in the "About" section to view a TV special about one of our previous events)


 

Bethel's pastor, Dr. Sylvia Lee Mann is a composer, conductor and virtuoso performer, appearing with many orchestras in the Southern California area. In addition to her positions as Music Director and Conductor of Southland Symphony Orchestra,  CSUDH Orchestra and San Gabriel Valley Symphony Orchestra, she serves on the faculty at California State University Dominguez Hills campus, is the Pastor as well as the Minister of Music at the Bethel UCC Congregational Church of Ontario,CA; Artistic Director of Betthel Arts and the Southland Rainbow Chorale, as well as Associate Conductor of the Bellflower Symphony Orchestra.She is a popular guest conductor for the Culver City Symphony Orchestra, the Coachella Valley Symphony Orchestra and the Inland Valley Symphony, among others. She is a performer with The Chamber Orchestra of the South Bay, The Rio Hondo, La Mirada, Peninsula and Southeast Symphony Orchestras, and is principal violist of the Culver City Symphony, Marina del Rey & Beach Cities Symphony Orchestras. Dr. Mann has been recognized by the City of West Covina, County of Los Angeles, and L.A. County Fair as a “Community Hero” for her work in the arts, and received “Woman of the Year in the Arts” awards from the California State Legislature and the US House of Representatives.

 

Rehearsals are Saturday 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Sanctuary during the regular symphony season.. Visit Southand Symphony for more info.

 

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New CD available - Viola Live - Sylvia Lee Mann:

viola live cdNEW CD - Viola Live

(features live recordings of Sylvia Lee Mann's viola performances)

includes:

Capriccio ‘hommage À Paganini’, Op. 55 (Op. 9 Posthumous) for Solo Viola by Henri Vieuxtemps

Kol Nidrei, Op. 47, for viola and Orchestra by Max Bruch

Solo Cello Suite No. 3, BWV 1009, Bouree I & II (for viola), by Johann Sebastian Bach

Violin Sonata No. 1 in G Minor, BWV 1001, I., Adagio (for viola), by Johann Sebastian Bach

Suite No. 1 for Viola Alone, Op. 131d, by Max Reger (complete)

 

 

Available at CDBABY - Digital and CD form

Amazon, ITUNES, GOOGLE Music, Rhapsodym etc..digital version,


 

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SOUTHLAND SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

The Southland Symphony Orchestra rehearses most Saturday mornings in the sanctuary.

The Symphony is now in preparation for the 2016-17 Season Opening Concert, "Tribute to Democracy" on October 23rd at 4pm. If you are an orchestral musician, this is the perfect time to consider joining this fine, volunteer community orchestra. We have openings for all strings, as well as a few spots in the winds There are also occasional opening for other instruments, or for the "sub list". Contact Dr Mann for more information. (drmann@southandstmphony.com)   The symphony welcomes auditions from community musicians. Please visit the Southland Symphony website for more information.

 
 

Please fill out the Bethel Arts Interest Form if you are interested in participating or just want to be kept up-to-date on our concerts and events. You can also join our email list by visiting http://bethelontariomusic.com.