Rogue Valley Symphony presents yuletide concert
The Rogue Valley Symphony, directed by Martin Majkut, will present its 2011 holiday concert, "Sounds of the Season," Friday, Dec. 2, at Newman United Methodist Church, 132 N.E. B St., Grants Pass; Saturday, Dec. 3, at the First United Methodist Church, 175 N. Main St., Ashland; and Friday and Saturday, Dec. 9-10, at the First Presbyterian Church of Medford, 85 S. Holly St. All performances begin at 7:30 p.m. The program will include Christmas Symphony by Michel-Richard de Lalande; Fantasia on "Greensleeves" by Ralph Vaughan Williams; Carl Stamitz's Viola Concerto in D major, No. 1, with soloist Kimberly Fitch; "Dance of the Blessed Spirits" from "Orfeo and Euridice," by Christoph Willibald Gluck; "Made for the Night of Christmas" by Arcangelo Corelli; and a holiday sing-along with the Rogue Valley Symphony Brass Ensemble. Tickets cost $28, $5 for students. Call 541-552-6354.