2022/23 Season

Welcome to the Reno Chamber Orchestra’s 48th Season, The Real Us

Join us in celebrating Maestro Kelly Kuo’s first full season with the RCO! Maestro Kuo has programmed a beautiful season of music that delves into the classics of chamber orchestra repertoire with phenomenal guest artists alongside your fabulous Reno Chamber Orchestra. You will hear the music of Joseph Haydn, Claude Debussy, and Astor Piazzola to name just a few, as well as a special Baroque concert featuring RCO soloist musicians. This upcoming season will also see our return to Nightingale Concert Hall for both Saturday and Sunday performances, except for our Baroque concert which will be presented at Trinity Episcopal Church. 
Saturday concerts begin at 7:30pm
Sunday concerts begin at 2pm

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Venues, dates, repertoire and guest artists are all subject to change but we will do our absolute best to maintain the season as presented here.

October 8 & 9, 2022

The Spice of Life

Life is more interesting with a variety of music!  Works by Fauré, Schubert, and Clarice Assad, featuring violinist Adrian Anantawan, a fierce advocate for disability and the arts.

Please note: dates, venues, artists and works are subject to change. 

Kelly Kuo, conductor

Adrian Anatawan, violin

FAURE  Masques et Bergamasques, Op. 11*

ASSAD  Violin Concerto (2004)*

SCHUBERT  Symphony No. 2 in B-flat Major, D.125

 

November 19 & 20, 2022

It’s About Time

Musical contributions of women take the spotlight alongside Haydn’s famous Clock symphony.

Please note: dates, venues, artists and works are subject to change.

Kelly Kuo, conductor

Christine Lamprea, cello

MARTINES  Sinfonia in C Major

SHOSTAKOVICH  Cello Concerto No. 1 in E-flat Major, Op. 107

MONTGOMERY  Starburst

HAYDN  Symphony No. 101 in D Major, “Clock”

February 18 & 19, 2023

Primal Voices

Mountains, the sea, and the creation of the world speak to the essential voices of our planet in works by Milhaud, Piazzolla, Debussy, and newcomer Juhi Bansal. 

Please note: dates, venues, artists and works are subject to change.

Kelly Kuo, conductor

Hanzhi Wang, accordion

MILLHAUD  La creation du monde, op. 81

PIAZZOLLA  Aconcagua (Snow Covered Mountain)*

BANSAL  Songs from the Deep

DEBUSSY/FARRINGTON  La mer

 *- denotes the RCO premiere of this work.

April 29 & 30,  2023

Baroque & Beyond 

From Vivaldi to Bach and more – established classics and works inspired by Baroque music – with RCO’s own musicians as soloists.

Please note: dates, venues, artists and works are subject to change.

Kelly Kuo, conductor

MAGLE. FREDERICK  The Fairest of Roses*

TELEMANN  Don Quichotte Suite

VIVALDI  Concerto in C Major for 2 Trumpets, RV 537

WIANCKO  ‘La Folia’ Variations

BACH  Orchestral Suite No. 2 in B Minor, BMV 1067

 

May 20 & 21, 2023

The Brilliant Mind

Acclaimed pianist Jon Kimura Parker returns to close the season with Beethoven’s 3rd Piano concerto on a program which shines light on mental health struggles.

Please note: dates, venues, artists and works are subject to change.

Kelly Kuo, conductor

Jon Kimura Parker, piano

SCHUMANN/RAVEL  Carnaval, Op. 9*

POULENC  Sinfonietta*

BEETHOVEN  Piano Concerto No. 3 in C Minor