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Sunriver Music Festival
P.O. Box 4308
Sunriver, OR 97707

Located in the
Sunriver Village
Building 13

Office Hours
9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Tuesday-Friday

Phone: 541-593-1084
Ticket Office: 593-9310
email: Click
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Proud Member of the

Art & Culture Alliance

 

TIES


2015

Summer Festival



Summer Festival Schedule


"America The Beautiful"

Season Motto:
Something old, something new,
something red, white and blue!

~~ June through August ~~
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Presenting Sponsor: Sunriver Resort
Signature Sponsor: Bendbroadband

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Begins June 1st

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Sunday
June 7, 2015

11:30 am
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1:00 pm
Shotgun Start

5:00 pm

Awards & BBQ Dinner
 

Sunriver Resort's
Woodland Golf Course

 

7th Annual
SWINGS fore STRINGS
 Golf Tournament


Grab your golf clubs and swing into spring at the
 
SWINGS fore STRINGS Golf Tournament
on June 7th, presented by the Sunriver Resort


Join your friends and business acquaintances at the championship Woodlands Golf Course for a fun-filled day of great golf, food, drink, music and camaraderie!

Proceeds from the tournament benefit the Sunriver Music Festival’s summer concert and the Young Artists Scholarship.

The $125 player fee includes 18 holes of golf, cart, BBQ dinner, Nike Demo Day, raffle, silent auction, tee prizes and fun par 3 challenges on the holes! PLUS, a post-event awards reception with complimentary refreshments and live music played by Sunriver Music Festival Young Artists Scholarship winners.

Bonus! Registration includes $50 rounds of golf (cart included) at Meadows and Woodlands 2 days prior and 1 after the tournament.


Click links below to learn more or
to Print out your Registration form
2015 Swings Fact Sheet

Deadline to Register -- May 29th

Sunriver Music Festival
541-593-9310  or  email
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Presenting Sponsor:  ♪  Sunriver Resort
                     
Title
Sponsor:
 ♪  Precision Body & Paint
 

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2015 EVENTS

Sunday
June 14
7:00 PM

Holy Trinity Church
18143 Cottonwood Rd
Sunriver

 

Young Artists Scholarship Concert

Each year, classical music students from Deschutes, Jefferson, Crook and Harney counties submit a comprehensive application, complete with letters of reference, personal essays, school transcripts and a selected repertoire of music representing three different classical periods.

This popular concert showcases the top 2014 Young Artists Scholarship winners in an unforgettable show of talent.
Sounding like polished professionals, they will present
a program mix of vocalists and instrumentalists including violin, piano and flute.

No tickets are necessary, it is a FREE concert 
but a $10 suggested donation is requested
with all proceeds going toward the
Young Artists Scholarship fund.

 

Sunday
August 2
5:00 PM

Sunriver Resort's
Historic Great Hall
 

Great Hall Sunriver

 

Map to Great Hall Sunriver

 

 

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Festival Faire


Sunriver Resort's Historic Great Hall

Dinner & Auction

Festival Faire supports the Young Artists Scholarship program and the 38th Season of the Sunriver Music Festival.
 

Click below for your Festival Faire Dinner Menu."

2015 Festival Faire Dinner Menu

 

An elegantly enchanted evening of beautifully crafted dining the grand ambiance of the Great Hall.  Join your friends for dinner, silent and live auctions, and entertainment by 2014 Young Artists Scholarship winners.
All are welcome at this lovely evening...not to be missed!

Please join us to help Sunriver Music Festival bring quality classical music to Central Oregon.

 

Sponsored by:   ♪  Sunriver Resort
 


Artistic Director
and Conductor
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Our Artistic Director
and Conductor
George Hanson
George Hanson

Click for his "Audio Review" of the 2015 Summer Festival

George is the Artistic Director and Conductor of the Tucson Symphony.  He is helping shape the changing role of the modern Music Director.
As symphony and opera conductor, pianist, recording artist, television host, educator, community leader, fundraiser and passionate spokesman for the Arts. Hanson has helped establish the profile of the Tucson Symphony as the flagship organization in Tucson's cultural life.
Known for his lively pre-concert chats, Hanson is a popular speaker, addressing the educational and economic importance of music and the Arts.  
The Sunriver Music Festival is excited to have George Hanson with us once again!

 ♪  Our Maestro is Sponsored by John & Marise Morrow
 

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Friday
August 7
7:30 PM
Summit High School
Auditorium

2855 NW Clearwater Drive - Bend

Map to Summit High School

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Ticket Office:
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Pops Concert
Artistic Director & Conductor George Hanson
The Sunriver Music Festival Orchestra

Featuring:
Central Oregon Mastersingers
&
Nicholas Bardonnay - Multimedia Artist

Enjoy the Festival Orchestra’s performance of Grofé’s Grand Canyon Suite while experiencing hundreds of brilliant photographs of the Grand Canyon projected onto a 440 square foot,  three panel,  panoramic screen suspended above the orchestra.

This creative synthesis of music and imagery, from Westwater Arts,
provides a compelling new symphonic experience.

SMITH, John Stafford   Star Spangled Banner
                                        Lyrics: Francis Scott Key
SOUSA                 Washington Post March
COHAN               George M. Cohan Salute
RODGERS            / arr. BENNETT  Victory at Sea - Suite
BERNSTEIN         Selections from Westside Story
COPLAND           The Promise of Living (chorus)
WILLIAMS           America: the Dream Goes On (chorus)

BAGLEY                  National Emblem
GROFÉ                   Grand Canyon Suite (w/ Video)
WARD, Samuel     America the Beautiful (chorus)
                                 arr. Carmen Dragon
Arr. WILHOUSKY    Battle Hymn of the Republic
TCHAIKOVSKY        1812 Overture (chorus)


Sponsored by:

  ♪  Jim & Kelly Young
 
♪  Capstone Wealth Management

  ♪  Big Foot Beverages

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Sunday
August 9th
7:30 PM

Historic Great Hall
Sunriver Resort
 

Great Hall Sunriver



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Classical Concert I


Artistic Director & Conductor George Hanson

The Sunriver Music Festival Orchestra

"The Love of Country"

ROSSINI           Overture to The Barber of Seville    
BARBER           Adagio for Strings
SMETANA        The Moldau

BEETHOVEN    Symphony no. 8 in F major, op. 93

 


Sponsored by:
  ♪  Harriet Booth
 
♪  The Bailey Family - in honor of Chuck & Gwen Bailey

 

Monday
August 10th
4:00 PM

Historic Great Hall
Sunriver Resort
 

Great Hall Sunriver



Map to Great Hall Sunriver

 

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Family Concert

Artistic Director & Conductor George Hanson
The Sunriver Music Festival Orchestra

"Selections from the
Pops & Classical Concerts "

Featuring Kyle Ruggles, flute
Featuring John Fawcett, violin

This engaging and educational concert will allow children to enjoy orchestral music in a fun and informal way.
Bring the whole family to enjoy a one-hour concert
at the beautiful Great Hall.

Sponsored by:
 
♪  The Mendenhall Family

 

Wednesday
August 12
7:30 PM
 

Historic Great Hall
Sunriver Resort
 

Great Hall Sunriver



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Classical Concert II

Artistic Director & Conductor George Hanson

The Sunriver Music Festival Orchestra

Click for George Hansen's "Audio Review" of this work.

Composer Heather Schmidt's Lunar Reflections will be performed for the first time by the Festival Orchestra.  The two World Premiers being presented this season are beautiful, accessible, powerful, meaningful and inspired works.  Having the composer participate at this year’s SRMF will add an important dynamic to the nearly two dozen traditional works we will present.  We look forward to these exciting premieres!

 

"Red, White & Heavenly"
Featuring Amit Peled, cello

HEATHER SCHMIDT   Lunar Reflections - World Premiere
HAYDN       Concerto for Cello in C major
                   Featuring Amit Peled, cello


MOZART Symphony no. 41 in C major, K.551 (Jupiter)  

Sponsored by:
  ♪  Sue McMahan

  ♪  Bill & Gila Taylor
 

 

Saturday
August 15
7:30 PM

Tower Theatre - Bend
 

Tower Theatre

 

Map to Tower Theatre - Bend
 

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Ticket Office:
541-593-9310

 

 

Classical Concert III

Artistic Director & Conductor George Hanson

The Sunriver Music Festival Orchestra

 

"United We Stand"

 

Featuring: Central Oregon Mastersingers
Featuring Kyle Ruggles, flute
 


Central Oregon Mastersingers

COPLAND           Fanfare for the Common Man
JOHN RUTTER    Suite Antique
                           Featuring Kyle Ruggles, flute BERNSTEIN         Chichester Psalms
                           Featuring Central Oregon Mastersingers COPLAND           The Promise of Living
                           Featuring Central Oregon Mastersingers
MENDELSSOHN  Symphony no. 4 in A major, op. 90(Italian)

Sponsored by:   ♪  Central Oregon Radiology Associates
                         
♪  Deschutes Brewery
 

Monday
August 17th
7:30 PM

Historic Great Hall
Sunriver Resort
 

Great Hall Sunriver

 

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Ticket Office:
541-593-9310


Sunriver Music Festival
Solo Piano Concert

Artistic Director & Conductor George Hanson
The Sunriver Music Festival Orchestra

 
Sean Chen
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Featuring: Sean Chen
2013 Crystal Winner
Van Cliburn International Piano Competition

(Sean Chen is the 1st American to place
 in the top three finalists since 1997.)


Sponsored by:
  ♪  Bill & Jan Starks
 
♪  Ruth Boubel

 

Wednesday
August 19th
 7:30 PM

Historic Great Hall
Sunriver Resort

Great Hall Sunriver

 

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Classical Concert IV

Artistic Director & Conductor George Hanson
The Sunriver Music Festival Orchestra
Click for George Hansen's "Audio Review" of this work.

Composer C.F. Kip Winger's Granted Passage will be performed for the first time by the Festival Orchestra. The two World Premiers being presented this season are beautiful, accessible, powerful, meaningful and inspired works.  Having the composer participate at this year’s SRMF will add an important dynamic to the nearly two dozen traditional works we will present.  We look forward to these exciting premieres!


"Einigkeit und Recht und Freheit"
"Unity and Justice and Freedom"

 

Featuring: Sean Chen

 

  

  Sean Chen

C.F. KIP WINGER   World Premiere
MENDELSSOHN    Concerto for Piano no. 1 in G minor,
                              op.25 Featuring Sean Chen, piano

SCHUMANN          Symphony no. 2 in C major, op. 61        

Sponsored by:
 ♪ 
Lee Haroun & David Dietz

 ♪  Jean & Bob Maina

 

Closing Night Reception Sponsor:
 ♪  Bill & Gila Taylor
 


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