The Oregon Coast Chamber Orchestra continues its sixteenth season of live performances with the Spring concert series of 2017. Presenting six or more concerts each season from Reedsport to Yachats, the orchestra is composed mainly of coastal residents and musicians from the Eugene area. In addition to the classics, the Orchestra has performed pop, jazz, opera, modern and even rock pieces. A considerable amount of original music has been written and played by members of the orchestra.
Conductor John Monks (Port Orford) will be joined at the podium by Conductor John Bringetto (Seal Rock). John Bringetto has had a long career as a professional musician and conductor. Robin DeVour, founder of the Oregon Coast Chamber Orchestra, continues in his role as music director emeritus.
Spring 2017 Concerts
Music Director John Monks with the assistance of John Bringetto, has compiled a program of varied musical styles and moods from both major and minor composers. Each piece is prefaced with the Maestro's verbal program notes to help the audience gain a deeper understanding of the compositions.