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Gala Event
Philharmonic Season Opening Dinner
September 29, 2016

Dinner and preview of 2016-2017 Philharmonic season with guests Music Director Tomasz Golka, Concertmaster Sam Fischer and Assistant Concertmaster Anna Kostyuchek, Thursday, September 29 at the Victoria Club, located at 2521 Arroyo Dr. Riverside. Champagne reception 6 p.m. Dinner 6:45 p.m.

Sam Fischer, (violin); Anna Kostyucek, (violin) and Grace Park (viola) perform “Terzetto in C Op. 74” by Antonín Leopold Dvořák following dinner.

Information and reservations available by calling the Philharmonic office at (951) 787-0251.


Concertmaster Sam FischerChamber Music Concert
A Prelude to our 2016-2017 Season
September 7, 2016

Concertmaster Sam Fischer leads a special chamber music program on Wednesday, September 7 at 7 p.m. at the Box Theater, located on the second floor of the Fox Entertainment Plaza.

  • “Program “Quartet Op. 76 #2”, also known as "The Fifths" by Franz Joseph Haydn
  • “String Quintet Op. 77” by Antonín Dvořák.
  • “Underworld” for String Quartet by LA-based composer Vera Ivanova

Tickets are $50 and $35. Call the Philharmonic office at (951) 787-0251 to reserve tickets.
This is the re-scheduled April 26 chamber program.

Philharmonic 2016-2017 Season Dates and Programs

The Philharmonic is pleased to announce the following dates for our 57th season.
All Philharmonic masterworks concerts take place at the Fox Performing Arts Center at 3801 Mission Inn Ave, Riverside.

  • Saturday, October 1, 2016, 7:30 p.m.
    “Music for Starry Nights”
    (Postponed May 7, 2016 concert)
    Soloist, Aaron Oltman, viola

    Our opening concert features the Philharmonic’s Principal Violist, Aaron Oltman performing Bohuslav Martinu’s “Rhapsody Concerto for viola and orchestra”.
    - Also on the program “Overture to La scala di seta” — Rossini “Serenade No. 1, op. 11, D major” -- Brahms
  • Saturday, December 3, 2016, 4 p.m.
    “More Holiday Magic”
    Guest artist, Lindsey Scott, vocals

    Join us for the Philharmonic’s annual holiday concert featuring classic and contemporary seasonal favorites. Please note the early and family-friendly start time so you can enjoy the Festival of Lights after the concert. Featured soloist Lindsey Scott, vocalist.
    - Also on the program, much, much more.
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  • Saturday, February 11, 2017, 7:30 p.m.
    Guest artist, Adam Golka, piano

    The Riverside County Philharmonic is pleased to present Adam Golka in a return engagement with the orchestra. Mr. Golka will perform Johannes Brahms “Piano Concerto #1”.
    - Also on the program Symphony #3
      "Scottish" – Mendelssohn

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