2021-2022 SEASON

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Season Tickets
Make a date with the LSO!

Your season subscription provides a twenty percent discount on tickets purchased individually. You may use your tickets any way you wish - one at each of the four concerts or four at one concert. You may also attend the concert date that works best for your schedule.

Concerts include: Nuts and Bolts, Winter Fun, Pocket Full of Fugues, and Joys of Spring

St. David’s Episcopal Church, Ashburn, VA
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Play On!
Every evening at 7:00 PM, September 23-26, 2021

Four nights of 30-minute performances to celebrate and support the Loudoun Symphony. Join us for this virtual benefit to celebrate the Loudoun Symphony Orchestra and Loudoun Symphony Youth Orchestras and our mission to provide Great Music Close to Home. Hosted by Maestra DAlimonte, you'll enjoy four nights of 30-minute performances by our musicians. Registration is FREE but requested so that we can send you a link to view each performance.

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Nuts and Bolts
7:30 PM on October 1 and 2, 2021

Nuts and Bolts refers to the fundamentals or practicalities of concert-making, given how our world has been reshaped. This concert features works by Vivaldi and Handel for strings only. Next is music by a young Strauss where at age 17 composed a serenade that helped to launch his composing and conducting career. The concert will end with the groundbreaking work, Octet, by Stravinsky. In the early 20th century, at a time when artists were looking for new styles, Stravinsky, yet again, lead the way with this Neo-classic work, full of 18th century mannerisms.

Handel: Concerto Grosso, op. 6, No.1 (strings)
Vivaldi: Double Violin Concerto, op.3, No.8, A minor (strings)
Strauss, R.: Serenade, op. 7 (winds)
Stravinsky: Octet (winds)

St. David’s Episcopal Church, Ashburn, VA
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Honoring Our Veterans Virtual Performance
11:00 AM on Veterans Day (November 11, 2021)

Join us to honor those who bravely served our country. This virtual presentation includes patriotic music, poetry and stories shared by Maestra DAlimonte.

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Winter Fun
1:30 PM and 3:30 PM on December 4, 2021

Holiday favorites will be performed by LSO, including Anderson’s Sleigh Ride plus, more holiday-themed music by Tchaikovsky, Lovrien and Strauss.

Tchaikovsky: Overture from The Nutcracker
arr. Strommen: There’s Christmas in the Air
arr. Bob Krogstad: Christmas at the Movies
arr. Ralph Ford: Parade of the Wooden Soldiers
Lovrien: Minor Alterations No.2 (from the Dark Side)
Strauss: Donner und Blitzen Polka
Anderson: Sleigh Ride

St. David’s Episcopal Church, Ashburn, VA
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On Matters of the Heart Virtual Performance
4:00 PM on February 12, 2022

This virtual concert will feature 5 selections of love-themed music including introductions and stories by Maestra DAlimonte.

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Pocket Full of Fugues
7:30 PM on March 18 and 19, 2022

As the title implies, if one has a picket full of something, they have a lot of it. In this case, every piece LSO is performing has at least one fugue in it. The most famous composer of the fugues is J. S. Bach, and the LSO will play his powerful Passacaglia and Fugue.

Adolph Adam: Willis Fugue from Giselle
Bach (arr. Stokowski): Passacaglia & Fugue, BWV 582, C min.
Hovhaness: Prelude & Quadruple Fugue, op.128
Saint-Saens: Symphony No.2

St. David’s Episcopal Church, Ashburn, VA
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Joys of Spring
7:30 PM on April 29 and 30, 2022

Delius, Debussy, and Dvorak – each composer on this concert shares his musical effort, as inspired by spring. Birds singing, idyllic melodies based on poetry, even leaves rustling in a gentil spring breeze, all heard throughout these beautiful works.

Delius: On Hearing the First Cuckoo in Spring
Debussy: Petite Suite
Dvorak: Symphony No.8

St. David’s Episcopal Church, Ashburn, VA

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