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Concert Season 2013-2014

Most Recent Concerts

Put Some Spring in Your Step
Friday 16 May 2014: 7:30 pm at HTEC in Menlo Park
Saturday 17 May 2014: 7:30 pm at SMEC in Palo Alto

             HTEC is Holy Trinity Episcopal Church in Menlo Park
                 [map] 330 Ravenswood Avenue, Menlo Park, CA

             SMEC is Saint Mark’s Episcopal Church in Palo Alto
                 [map] 600 Colorado Avenue, Palo Alto, CA

Exceptional Quality

‘that’ close to professional

  • Exceptional Musicians
  • Exceptional Soloists
  • Inspired Leaders

Vivaldi: “The Four Seasons”  Stephen Waarts, violin,
Michael Paul Gibson, conductor


Stephen Waarts, now age 17, began playing the Tchaikovsky with the Silicon Valley Symphony in November 2008 when he was only 12 years old.  Stephen now plays Vivaldi's The Four Seasons, adding to the other 6 major concerti and 2 solo pieces he has performed with the SVS.

Please visit our recordings with Stephen on YouTube.

The Silicon Valley Symphony is extremely proud and honored to be a part of Stephen's developing international reputation as one of the most prodigiously talented young soloists to emerge in recent years.

Stephen Waarts plays Prokofiev with Silicon Valley Symphony
Stephen Waarts with Michael Paul Gibson

Please visit Stephen at Young Concert Artists, Inc.

FREE Audio & Video Recordings of this concert...


Mozart: Symphony No. 29 in A, KV 201/186a    (April 6, 1774)

  1. Allegro moderato
  2. Andante
  3. Menuetto
  4. Allegro con spirito


Vivaldi: The Four Seasons   (1723)

Stephen Waarts
Violin Soloist
1st Prize Winner
2014 Menuhin Competition

  • Spring
    • Allegro
    • Largo
    • Allegro
  • Summer
    • Allegro non motto
    • Adagio
    • Presto
  • Autumn
    • Allegro
    • Adagio molto
    • Allegro
  • Winter
    • Allegro non molto
    • Largo
    • Allegro

Stephen Waarts
Violin Soloist
Photos by Matt Dine


W.A. Mozart


Antonio Vivaldi

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