2016 Summer Season
URBANA POPS PLAYS VIDEOGAMES
June 11, 7:00 PM at Urbana High School
Featuring music from Halo, World of Warcraft, Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Kingdom Hearts, and Advent Rising - and the premier performance of the 2016 Composition Contest winning pieces scored to videogame clips provided by Volition.
Made in the USA
July 23, 7:00 PM at Urbana High School
Urbana Pops Orchestra is a locally-grown, 65-piece ensemble composed of music educators, college music majors, and seasoned community musicians sharing their music stands with talented youth musicians who audition for a unique music-making opportunity. Urbana Pops' goal is to bring high-quality, popular orchestral music to the community at little or no cost and to nurture talented young musicians.
Daniel F. Southerland, Principal Conductor
Stephen L. Larson, Associate Conductor
Chris Petterson, Staff Coordinator
Important Dates for Orchestra Members
Student Rehearsals June 6, 7; Full Rehearsals June 8, 9, 10; Concert June 11
Student Rehearsals July 18, 19; Full Rehearsals July 20, 21, 22; Concert July 23
Rehearsals are 7-9 PM, Concerts start at 7 PM with a 6:30 call time
UPO Staff Coordinator: Chris Petterson email@example.com