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For its 24rd season, Eclipse Chamber Orchestra presents three subscription concerts.  Two will be at the George Washington Masonic Memorial in Old Town Alexandria, VA, one of the area's most intimate concert venues and one concert at St. Luke's Catholic Church in McLean, VA

This season all ECO concerts and recitals are “Free Admission with Suggested Donation” Suggested Donation for the Subscription Series: $30; Suggested Donation for the Lyceum Series: $25. Additional donations are always gratefully accepted, please call the ECO office at 703-635-2770.

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 4, 2015 at 3:00 PM

George Washington Masonic National Memorial


Martinu        Nonet

Gounod        Petite Symphony

Stravinsky   L'Histoire du Soldat (complete)

                     Abel Pereira, Conductor; David Teie, Narrator


SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 2015 at *4:00 PM*

St. Luke's Catholic Church

7001 Georgetown Pike, McLean, VA 22101


Vivaldi:        Concerto in G Minor, "La Notte"

                    Alice Kogan Weinreb, Flute and Truman Harris, Bassoon

Bottisini       Concerto No. 2 in B Minor

                    Alexander Jacobsen, Bass

Vivaldi        Concerto in D Major, RV 230

                    David Teie, Cello

Vivaldi         Oboe Concerto in F Major, RV 455

                    Nicholas Stovall, Oboe

Bach            Concerto for Two Violins in D Minor, BWV 1043

                    Alexandra Osborne and Rebecca Racusin, Violins


SUNDAY, MAY 15, 2016 at 3:00 PM

George Washington Masonic National Memorial


Dvorak        Romance for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 11

                   Joel Fuller, Violin

Dvorak        Silent Woods

                   David Teie, Cello; Abel Pereira, Conductor

Suk             Serenade in E Flat Major for Strings, Op. 6

Dvorak        Serenade for Winds in D Minor, Op. 44


George Washington Masonic Memorial

101 Callahan Drive
Alexandria, VA 22301

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Free parking on site; Accessible via the King Street Metro


St. Luke's Catholic Church

7001 Georgetown Pike

McLean, VA 22101

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Free parking on site.

 All programs subject to change



Bask in the glow of Eclipse soloists as they perform at the gorgeous Lyceum in Alexandria, built in 1839 as a lecture and concert hall and now serving as Alexandria's History Museum. Just another way that Eclipse provides world-class music and education to Alexandria and the surrounding areas.

Sundays at 3:00pm. Alexandria Lyceum, 201 S. Washington Street, Alexandria, Virginia

"Free Admission with Suggested Donation"

Suggested Donation for Lyceum Series: $25

September 27, 2015 "Woodwind Delights"
Eclipse Woodwind Quintet: Alice Weinreb, flute; Nicholas Stovall, oboe; Paul Cigan, clarinet; Laurel Ohlson, horn; and Truman Harris, bassoon

     --Ibert:  Trois Pieces

     --Nielsen:  Quintet

     --Harris:  Rosemoor Suite


October 11, 2015  "Passionate Strings"
Susan Midkiff and Jane Bowyer Stewart, violins; Denise Wilkinson, viola; Kerry van Lannen, cello

     --Beethoven:  Quartet in C Minor, Op. 18 No. 4

     --Schumann:  Quartet in A Major, Op. 41 No. 3


November 29, 2015   "Glorious Masterpieces"

Joel Fuller and Alexandra Osborne, violins

     --Program TBA


March 20, 2016  "Varied Viola Vistas"

Philippe Chao, viola; Eva Cappelletti-Chao, violin; Kacy Clopton, cello; Carlos Rodriguez, piano

     --Rolla: Sonata in Eb for Viola and Violin

     --Prokofiev:  Romeo and Juliet for Viola and Piano (arr. Borisovsky)

     --Brahms:  Trio in A minor, op. 114 for Viola, Cello and Piano


Saturday, April 30, 2016   Note the date change

May 1, 2016 "Into the Wild"   3:00 pm

Carole Bean, flute and Michelle Lundy, harp

     --Farr:  Waterfall

     --Wilson:  Woofin' the Cat Suite



The Lyceum

201 South Washington Street
Alexandria, Virginia 22314   

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 All programs subject to change


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