Welcome to the Mission College Symphony
The Mission College Symphony is Mission College's own classical musical orchestra under the direction of Joseph Ordaz.
Our 2019-2020 Season
"Hidden Gems" • November 9, 2019
Saturday, November 9, 2019 • 7:30 p.m.
Mission Santa Clara Church
CPE Bach: Sinfonia in b
Wagner Prelude to Act I of “Lohengrin”
Chausson: Soirée de Fete
Wagner Prelude to Act III of “Lohengrin”
Saint-Seans: Morceau de Concert for Horn; Armando Castellano, horn soloist
Chamber Music Concert • March 8, 2020
Chamber Music Concert
Sunday, March 8, 2020 • 2:00 p.m.
Mission College - Gillmor Center 103
"Beethoven 250 Celebration - Part I" • May 3, 2020
"Beethoven 250 Celebration - Part I"
Sunday, May 3 2020 • 6:00 p.m.
West Valley College Theater, Saratoga, CA
Piano Concerto no. 2 in B flat; Gwendolyn Mok, piano soloist
Symphony no. 7 in A Major
- All Concerts are FREE for Mission College Students with student ID.
- Tickets available at the door
- Open Seating
- Wheelchair accessible
Thank you to our SponsorsThank you to the following organizations/donors for their generous support:
- Mission College ASG
- Savage-Griffiths Family
- Reza Ahmadi
- Joseph Ordaz
Find Your Musical Note
About the Symphony
Learn more about our Mission College Symphony and how you can get involved.Join Us!
California Concerto Weekend
Each January amateur pianists are chosen to join our Symphony and performLearn About the Weekend
Young Artist Competition
For students ages 12-18 and open to string, wind and brass players.Learn About the Young Artists
Mission College caters to the musician. See our wide range of music classes for all levels and interests.Take a music class!
Specifics About the Symphony
Conductor, pianist and educator Joseph Ordaz leads the Mission College SymphonyLearn More About Ordaz
Each year the Symphony includes a variety of talented artists to perform.Learn About Our Musicians
Be a part of a gathering place for musicians of varying age and skill level.Join the Symphony!
Previous Guest Artists
The Symphony has had many accomplished artists perform with them.See our previous guests of the symphony