MiraCosta College Symphony Orchestra


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Welcome to the 6th season of the MiraCosta College Symphony Orchestra, proudly featuring a 70-member orchestra comprised of MiraCosta students and faculty, community members, and professional musicians, led by music director and MCC instructor, Branden Muresan.

Since its birth in 2010, our orchestra has been a vibrant component of the Performing Arts program at MiraCosta College, and an enthusiastic contributor to cultural life in North San Diego County. Our concerts of familiar, challenging and new musical works often feature distinguished soloists and choral groups.

Our 2016-2017 season will offer exciting musical experiences for all ages. Please share it with us and join our growing audience of music lovers.

Spring 2017


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Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade
A. Liadov: Enchanted Lake
MTAC Concerto Competition Winners, to be announced

Scheherazade is considered Rimsky-Korsakov's most popular work. This enchanting musical fantasy, based on The 1,001 Arabian Nights, will dazzle listeners with its exotic orchestration. Also on the program: Liadov's Enchanted Lake. As a special feature, the winners of the San Diego Branch of Music Teachers Association of California Competition will perform solos with the orchestra. Conducted by Branden Muresan.

This will be a thrilling musical event! Come and enjoy one of the best kept classical secrets in North San Diego County.

MiraCosta College Concert Hall, Bldg 2400
1 Barnard Drive, Oceanside, CA 92056

Concert tickets:
General Admission: $10; Students/Seniors/Staff: $8.
Available through the MiraCosta College Box Office at 760.795.6815 or click here to buy online: Tickets

Click here for campus map and performance location, Concert Hall #2400

Violinist, October 2015

Bass section, October 2015

Foundation News

Support the MiraCosta College Symphony Foundation. Its mission is to raise funds for instruments, music scores and hire supporting musicians and soloists to enhance the orchestra's ability to expand its music education and performance goals.

To donate to the MiraCosta Foundation Orchestra Account: click here then choose "Orchestra" from the pull down menu.

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