Chamber Music Society of Oregon
    The 44th season of the Oregon Sinfonietta offers the following opportunities to experience the orchestra’s lively performances with outstanding soloists under the baton of Dr. Donald L. Appert. The concerts are free and open to the public, and will take place at the Sunnyside Seventh-day Adventist Church, 10501 SE Market Street, Portland, Oregon.

November 6, 2016, 3:00 p.m.
  • Wagner – Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg (Overture)
  • Barber – Knoxville: Summer of 1915, Op. 24
  •        Linda Appert, soprano
  • Coleridge-Taylor – Four Characteristic Waltzes, Op. 22
  • Magnard – Hymne à la Justice, Op. 14
January 22, 2017, 3:00 p.m.
  • Mozart – Concerto for Violin No. 5 in A Major, K. 219
  •        Kristina Dill, winner of the CMSO Concerto Competition
  • Beethoven – Symphony No. 3 in E-flat Major, Op. 55, "Eroica" ("Heroic")
March 19, 2017, 3:00 p.m.
  • Brahms – Tragic Overture, Op. 81
  • Mozart – Concerto for Flute No. 1 in G Major, K. 313
  •        Ashley Teng, winner of the CMSO Concerto Competition (Please click here for Ms. Teng's biography.)
  • Shostakovich – Symphony No. 9 in E-flat Major, Op. 70
May 21, 2017, 3:00 p.m.
    We are pleased to announce the concert dates and repertoire for the 2017–2018 season, our 45th! We hope you will join us for these exciting concerts as we celebrate our 45th season of providing free music to the community.
November 5, 2017
  • Beethoven – Leonore Overture No. 3, Op. 72b
  • Prokofiev – Lieutenant Kijé Suite, Op. 60
  • Vaughan Williams – Symphony No. 2 in G Major, "London"
January 21, 2018
  • Brahms – Variations on a Theme by Haydn, Op. 56a
  • Haydn – Oboe Concerto in C Major, Hob. VII: C1
  •        Winner of CMSO Concerto Competition
  • Bizet – Symphony in C Major
March 18, 2018
  • Glière – Symphony No. 1 in E-flat Major, Op. 8
  • Dvořák – Cello Concerto in B minor, Op. 104
  •        Winner of CMSO Concerto Competition
May 20, 2018
  • Grieg – Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 16
  •        Winner of CMSO Concerto Competition
  • Brahms – Symphony No. 3 in F Major, Op. 90