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Hays Symphony Orchestra

Shokhrukh Sadikov
Shah Sadikov, Director of Orchestra 

The Hays Symphony Orchestra is a college/community orchestra. The orchestra is comprised of FHSU students, faculty, and community members. Each season, the orchestra presents four concerts. The final concert in May is presented in collaboration with the department's concert choir. In 2007, The Hays Symphony was selected to perform at the Kansas Music Educators Association Conference, held in Wichita.







 Saturday, September 19, 2015 7:30 p.m. Opening Gala Featuring: Laura Black, Violin  Beethoven: Egmont Overture, Op. 84
Bruch: Violin Concerto in G Minor, Op. 26
Brahms: Symphony No. 2, Op. 73

 Saturday, November 7, 2015  7:30 p.m Fall Classics Concert Featuring: Ivalah Allen, Soprano Mendelssohn: Hebrides Overture, Op. 26
Barber: Knoxville, Summer 1915
Kurbanov: Poem in Memory of a Teacher
Beethoven: Symphony No. 2, Op 92

 Saturday, February 13, 2016 7:30 p.m.  Valentines Concert Featuring: Veronique Mathieu, Violin  Beethoven: Coriolanus Overture, Op. 62
Mozart: Sinfonia Concertante for Violin and Viola, K. 364
Brahms: Symphony No. 3, Op. 90

 Saturday, April 30, 2016 7:30 p.m.  The President’s Concert Featuring: FHSU Choir Members  Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 5, Op. 64



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