Concerts

Date night? Yearning for some live music? Looking for a family outing? Are you a teacher searching for a class activity? The Stockton Symphony may be just what you are looking for! The Stockton Symphony offers you musical variety, entertainment, esteemed guest artists, and some of California’s finest professional musicians.

Stockton Symphony 2021/22 Season Concerts

Winery Series - Oak Farms Vineyard

Friday | July 23, 2021 | 6:00 pm

Guest Artists

Stockton Symphony Classical Jazz Ensemble

Cathy Ettle, soprano, alto, and tenor saxophones
Esther Kemalyan Roche, piano
Rick Duncan, bass
Bob Stover, drums

Program

Classical Jazz Selections – Full Program Notes

Concert Details
Michael David Winery Bare Ranch Poolside

Friday | August 20, 2021 | 6:00 pm

Guest Artists

Orphic Percussion

Michael Downing, Sean Clark, Stuart Langsam, and Jonathan Latta, percussion

Program

Orphic, meaning beyond ordinary, describes the players and the music they perform.

  • Muse of Fire by Alexis Alrich  iii. Inferno
  • Stuck in Loops by Kenneth Froelich
  • a series of accidents by Shaun Tilburg
  • Celestial Dances by Stefan Cwik
  • Quartet for Four Snare Drums by Kevin Bobo

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Concert Details
Bokisch Vineyards

Friday | September 24, 2021 | 6:00 pm

Guest Artists

2 Jaffes

James Jaffe, cello
Peter Jaffe, piano

Program

Paella and wine pairing dinner featuring James Jaffe, cello, and his dad (our music director), Peter Jaffe.

  • Manuel de Falla – Suite populaire espagnole
  • Giuseppe Verdi – Libiamo, ne’ lieti calice (Brindisi) from La traviata
  • Gabriel Fauré – Après un rêve
  • David Popper – Hungarian Rhapsody, op. 68

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The $100.00 ticket includes a $25 donation to our youth music program, the Magic of Music.

Concert Details
Amaryn Olmeda

Friday | October 15, 2021 | 7:00 pm

Conductor

Peter Jaffe, Music Director

Guest Artist

Amaryn Olmeda, violin

Program

Beautiful timbres of individual strings . . . Harmonizing as one!

George Walker: Lyric for Strings
Vivaldi: Winter from The Four Seasons
Tchaikovsky: Serenade for Strings

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Concert Details
Amaryn Olmeda

Sunday | October 17, 2021 | 2:30 pm

Conductor

Peter Jaffe, Music Director

Guest Artist

Amaryn Olmeda, violin

Program

Beautiful timbres of individual strings . . . Harmonizing as one!

George Walker: Lyric for Strings
Vivaldi: Winter from The Four Seasons
Tchaikovsky: Serenade for Strings

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Concert Details
Rodolfo Leone

Saturday | November 13, 2021 | 7:00 pm

Conductor

Peter Jaffe, Music Director

Guest Artist
Program

Hopeful . . . Patriotic . . . Virtuosic . . . Optimistic!

Copland: Fanfare for the Common Man
Saint-Saëns: Piano Concerto No. 2
Florence Price: Symphony No. 1

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Concert Details
Rodolfo Leone

Sunday | November 14, 2021 | 2:30 pm

Conductor

Peter Jaffe, Music Director

Guest Artist
Program

Hopeful . . . Patriotic . . . Virtuosic . . . Optimistic!

Copland: Fanfare for the Common Man
Saint-Saëns: Piano Concerto No. 2
Florence Price: Symphony No. 1

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Concert Details
Stockton Symphony Messiah

Saturday | December 4, 2021 | 7:00 pm

Conductor

Peter Jaffe, Music Director

Guest Artists

Liisa Dávila, soprano
Monica Danilov, mezzo soprano
Daniel Ebbers, tenor
Ralph Cato, baritone

Stockton Chorale

Program

HANDEL’S MESSIAH
Christmas portion plus additional numbers

Beloved masterwork . . . Inspirational . . . Exultant . . . Hallelujah!

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Concert Details

Steppin’ Out Educational Concerts

Steppin’ Out Educational Concerts introduce fourth- and fifth-grade students to symphonic music and the instruments of the orchestra. Steppin’ Out serves multiple school districts throughout San Joaquin County to include Lincoln Unified, Stockton Unified, Lodi Unified and Manteca Unified. Learn more about Steppin’ Out Educational Concerts