OTTAWA — Illinois Valley Symphony Orchestra Music Director Daniel Sommerville has announced openings in the violin, viola, cello and double bass chairs.
The 2019-20 season will include Dvorak’s “New World Symphony” by Dvorak; Copland’s “The Tender Land” suite; Tchaikovsky’s “Nutcracker Ballet”; Mendelssohn’s “The Hebrides,” plus guest artists Rachel Barton Pine, violinist; John Hagstrom, trumpeter; and Jennie Judd, soprano.
Concerts for 2019 will be presented Sept. 28, Nov. 3, Dec. 14 and 15, and 2020 concerts will be March 8 and May 2.
This will be the 70th anniversary season of this community orchestra, which serves the communities of the Illinois Valley. For more information, call Sommerville at 630-752-5351 and leave a message with name, instrument and phone number.