The Metropolitan Chamber Orchestra

Jackson, Mississippi

Please join us for our 
2016-2017 season

Concert 1: November 20, 2016, 3:00PM

Overture to "Semiramide" by 
Gioachino Rossini
Flute Concerto in D Major 
Carl Reinecke
Flute soloist - Amulet Strange
Water Music 
George Frederick Handel

Concert 2: February 26, 2017, 3:00PM

Helios Overture 
Carl Nielsen
Concerto for Harpsichord* 
 Mark Francis 
Harpsichord soloist - Shawn Leopard
Byzentine Sketches 
Norman Wood
Damnation of Faust Suite 
Hector Berlioz
Dance of Sprites
Dance of Sylphs
Hungarian March

*World Premier

Concert 3: May 7, 2017, 3:00PM

Overture to "Merry Wives of Windsor 
Otto Nicolai
Concerto for Alto Saxophone in Eb 
Alexander Glazunov
Alto Saxophone soloist - Dr. Craig Young
Symphony No. 3 "Rhenish" 
 Robert Schumann

All concerts are at St. Andrew's Episcopal Cathedral in Jackson, MS.

We want you!

Want to become involved as a volunteer member of the MCO? The orchestra is actively seeking volunteers and would welcome your joining our auxiliary group. 

Please contact Sally Cohen, President:

601-927-7494 or


The MCO gratefully acknowledges the generosity of the Meadowbrook Church of Church and St. Andrews Episcopal Cathedral for the use of their facilities. We also would like to thank James Patterson for the beautiful concert posters, and Greg Mitchell and Alan Burnett of Hederman Brothers for the creation and typesetting of the program.

Contributions to the Orchestra are deeply appreciated and tax deductible

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Metropolitan Chamber Orchestra
c/o Allison Talley
211 Winsmere Way
Ridgeland MS 39157