2011-2012 Season

 October 29 & 30, 2011 – “Sweeney Todd”

Kyle Wiley Pickett, music director and conductor

  • Sondheim – Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, with the Juneau Symphony Chorus, Philippe Damerval and Marta Lastufka

January 20, 2012 – JDHS

Doctor Noize Goes Bananas – Family Concert

 January 21 & 22, 2012 – “Sounds of River and Sea”

Kyle Wiley Pickett, music director and conductor

  • Smetana – The Moldau, conducted by William Todd Hunt
  • Hovhaness – And God Created Great Whales
  • Rachmaninoff – Piano Concerto No. 1, with Spencer Myer

February 18 & 19, 2012 – Symphony Showcase

Coordinated by Catherine Wilkins and Sandy Fortier

  • Chulunn – Variations on Two Mongolian Folk Songs, Tugsu Armstrong
  • Herzogenberg – Trio, Sue Kazama, Jetta Whittaker, John Schumann
  • Liebermann – Night Music for Flue, Clarinet and Piano, Sally Schlichting, Karen Pallenberg, Mary Watson
  • Bach – Presto in G-minor, Ethan Seid, Steve Tada
  • Berthomieu – Arcadie, Sandy Fortier, Kim Mix, Lisa Ray, Stevi Spinka
  • Rueff – Diptyque for Flute and Piano, Sally Schlichting, Mary Watson
  • Rachmaninoff – Etudes-Tableaux, Mary Watson
  • Parker – Londonder in New York
  • Mouret – Fanfare for the King’s Supper
    • Ken Guiher, Kristin Mabry, Jill Taylor, Rick Trostel, Bill Paulick, Kristina Paulick, Mike Bucy, Bob Hutton, Bruce Simonson, Larry Walsh, Maralee Guiher, David Grove, Rich Ritter

March 31, 2012 at JDHS

April 1, 2012 in the Sitka Performing Arts Center – “Brahms the Romantic Symphony”

Kyle Wiley Pickett, music director and conductor

  • Marquez – Danzon No. 2
  • Grondahl – Concerto for Trombone, with George Jones, Youth Solo Competition Winner
  • Brahms – Symphony No. 1

 June 9, 2012 – “Summer Pops: The Big Band Sound”

Kyle Wiley Pickett, music director and conductor

  • Ellington – Duke Ellington!
  • Donaldson – My Buddy, by the Thunder Mountain Big Band
  • Lane – Old Devil Moon
  • Gershwin – Embraceable You, by the Thunder Mountain Big Band
  • Ellington – Night Creature, conducted by William Todd Hunt, with the Thunder Mountain Big Band
  • Ellington – Grand Slam Jam, with the Thunder Mountain Big Band
  • Carmichael – Star Dust
  • De Rose – Autumn Serenade
  • Henderson – Bye Bye Blackbird, by the Thunder Mountain Big Band
  • Gershwin – An American in Paris