Buy Tickets The FIU Symphony Orchestra (FIUSO) and FIU University Singers conclude the season with an epic performance of Mozart's masterpiece with orchestral director Javier Jose Mendoza. The symphony orchestra will also be joined by the Greater Miami Youth Symphony for Ralph Vaughan Williams' Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis.
Buy Tickets The FIU Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Javier Jose Mendoza, is celebrating the accomplishments of its alumni and concerto competition winners during Panther Alumni Week! The FIU Symphony Orchestra has served hundreds of young people, inspiring the next generations of music players and supporters. Join us as we celebrate this milestone with [...]
Buy Tickets Javier Jose Mendoza, conductor The FIU Symphony Orchestra opens the 2018-19 season with a musical exploration of Leonard Bernstein's works in celebration of the icon's centennial. The program will highlight Bernstein's varied talents as one of America's most beloved composers, including Symphonic Dances from West Side Story and the overture to the operetta Candide. [...]
Join the FIU Symphony Orchestra for a powerful and demanding finale concert of the 2017-18 season! The evening includes a riveting performance of Igor Stravinsky’s The Firebird Suite, Pavane by Gabriel Faure, and La gazza ladra Overture by Gioachino Rossini. Maestro Javier Jose Mendoza will also lead a side-by-side with the Greater Miami Youth Symphony and [...]
Join the FIU Symphony Orchestra and the 2018 FIU Concerto Competition winners, under the direction of Javier Mendoza, for a musical tradition featuring the school's top performers! This concert will include: Egmont Overture by Beethoven Romanze for Viola by Bruch - featuring high school division winner, Sophia Torres Finlandia by Sibelius Violin Concerto No. [...]
The FIU School of Music closes its festival with a salute to those of Hispanic Heritage! Celebrate the richness and varied rhythms and melodies of Latin American music, conducted by FIU’s newly appointed Orchestral Director, Javier Jose Mendoza! We welcome composers Elibio Barilari & Orlando Jacinto Garcia for a pre-concert talk in the Wertheim Recital Hall [...]
Meet FIU's New Orchestra Director, Maestro Javier Mendoza, as he makes his debut and pulls out all the stops with the FIU Symphony Orchestra performing the Saint-Saëns Organ Symphony featuring internationally acclaimed concert organist Raúl Prieto Ramírez. PROGRAM Fugue in G-minor ‘The Shorter’ by Johann Sebastian Bach Organ Symphony No. 1, Op. 42 by [...]