2019 - 2020 Season Overview

Our 38th Season!

With performances by ECO musicians and touring performers and repertoire from Bach to Prokofiev, there is something for everyone in the 2019 – 2020 season. 

Learn more about the programming in the descriptions below and click on any of the links to get tickets.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Chamber Recital Series

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Prelude to Spring Recital

3:00pm - Sunday, March 1st, 2020
St. Laurence Episcopal Church
28612 Barkley Road, Conifer, CO, 80433

ECO’s Chamber Recital Series consists of intimate performances by ECO musicians and friends. 

Program and performers TBD – we’ll let you know when we know!

In the meantime, get your tickets below.

Masterworks Concert Series

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SPRING CONCERT

Our Spring Concerts showcase ECO’s pianist Peggy Lyon performing Bach’s Concerto for Keyboard Concerto in D minor. The concerts will open with Falla’s charming Three Cornered Hat, Part 2 and conclude with the Mendelssohn Symphony No. 4, “Italian”.

SPECIAL EVENT

Faurè - Requiem

In collaboration with the Evergreen Chorale

Saturday and Sunday, April 4th and 5th, 2020
Time and Location TBD

Join ECO in collaboration with the Evergreen Chorale for a performance of Faurè’s incredible Requiem.

Check back soon for ticket information! 

Chamber Recital Series

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Series Finale Chamber Recital

3:00pm - Sunday, April 26th, 2020
St. Laurence Episcopal Church
26812 Barkley Road, Conifer, CO, 80433

ECO’s Chamber Recital Series consists of intimate performances by ECO musicians and friends. 

Program and performers TBD – we’ll let you know when we know!

In the meantime, get your tickets below.

Masterworks Concert Series

SEASON FINALE CONCERT

Join the ECO for a fabulous program that brings to a close their 38th season with Beethoven’s unforgettable Symphony No. 5, Music Director William Hill’s Three Tangos, Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue featuring the international acclaimed Colorado-born pianist Katie Mahan, and a solo performance by the first place winner of ECO’s 2020 Young Artists Solo Competition.

2019 - 2020 SEASON
PREVIOUS EVENTS

Season Preview: Classic Night at Cactus Jack's

Evergreen Chamber Orchestra at Cactus Jack's
6:00pm - Wednesday, September 4th, 2019
Cactus Jack's Saloon and Grill - 4651 Highway 73, Evergreen, CO 80439
Get a preview of our upcoming season on the deck at Cactus Jack's! Enjoy a complimentary dinner - generously provided by our friends at Cactus Jack's - in this fantastic outdoor setting along Bear Creek in the heart of Evergreen.

Masterworks Concert Series

Season Opener

Join the Evergreen Chamber Orchestra and our wonderful Music Director, William Hill, for the 38th Season Opener featuring a fabulous selection of orchestral music including Mozart’s Abduction from Seraglio Overture, Mozart’s Symphony No. 38 in D Major, “Prague”, Brahms’ Sonata No. 2 for Clarinet and Orchestra featuring Greg Dufford on clarinet, and concluding with Beethoven’s powerful Egmont Overture

Arvada

3:00pm
Saturday, October 12th, 2019
Arvada United Methodist Church
6750 Carr St., Arvada, CO 80004

Evergreen

3:00pm
Sunday, October 13th, 2019
Evergreen Lutheran Church
5980 Hwy 73, Evergreen, CO 80439

Chamber Recital Series

Autumn Recital

3:00pm
Sunday, November 10th, 2019
St. Laurence Episcopal Church
26812 Barkley Road, Conifer, CO 80433

The first Chamber Recital of the season prominently features cellists Mike and Shirley Marecak and pianist Peggy Lyon in performances of Handel, Dvorák, and Mendelssohn. 

PROGRAM:

Handel

Sonata for Two Cellos and Piano – Op. 8, No. 2

Mike and Shirley Marecak – Cello

Peggy Lyon – Piano

Dvorák 

Czech Suite – Op. 39

Mike and Shirley Marecak, Susan Crisfield, Marilyn Hof – Cello

Peggy Lyon – Piano

Katherine Thayer – Violin

John and Madalynn Neu – Accordion

Mendelssohn

Piano Trio in c minor – Op. 66

Shirley Marecak – Cello

Peggy Lyon – Piano

Katherine Thayer – Violin

Get your tickets here!

Masterworks Concert Series

Fall Concert

Our Fall Concerts feature ECO’s principal violist and founding member Wanda Beck performing Telemann’s Concerto for Viola in G Major. Other pieces include Prokofiev’s Classical Symphony, Barber’s legendary Adagio for Strings, and Haydn’s Symphony No. 100 in G Major, “Military”.

Please note the later performance time.

Arvada

7:00pm
Saturday, November 16th, 2019
Arvada United Methodist Church
6750 Carr St., Arvada, CO 80004

Evergreen

7:00pm
Sunday, November 17th, 2019
Evergreen Lutheran Church
5980 Hwy 73, Evergreen, CO 80439

Chamber Recital Series

Winter Recital

3:00pm
Sunday, November 24th, 2019
St. Laurence Episcopal Church
26812 Barkley Road, Conifer, CO 80433

Our Chamber Recital Series consists of wonderfully intimate performances of ECO musicians and friends. 

PROGRAM

Johann Baptist Vanhal
Trio Sonata – Op. 5

Mike and Shirley Marecak – Cello
Peggy Lyon – Piano

Johannes Brahms

Sonata for Clarinet – Op. 120, No. 1

Ted Homan – Clarinet
Peggy Lyon – Piano

Tomaso Albinoni
Adagio in G Minor – Arranged Giazotto

Kathy Thayer and Carrie Beeder – Violin
Susan Crisfield, Marilynn Hof, Mike and Shirley Marecak – Cello
Madalynn and John Neu – Accordion

Antonin Dvorák
Sextet – Op. 97

Kathy Thayer and Carrie Beeder – Violin
Susan Crisfield, Marilynn Hof, Mike and Shirley Marecak – Cello

SPECIAL EVENT

Colorado Mountain Holiday Concert

3:00pm AND 6:00pm
Saturday, December 14th, 2019
Evergreen Lutheran Church
5980 Highway 73, Evergreen, CO 80439

A perennial holiday favorite in our communities, our Colorado Mountain Holiday Concert is fun for the entire family!

Join us to ring in the holidays together with musical favorites – from a fun romp with Jingle Bells to a powerful performance of Silent Night. 

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