4th of July Celebration with the Santa Rosa Symphony

4th of July Celebration with the Santa Rosa Symphony

Fourth of July Celebration with the Santa Rosa Symphony 

Michael Berkowitz, conductor
Doug LaBrecque and Lisa Vroman, soloists

The music begins on July 4 with the revival of a community tradition – a family-friendly Independence Day orchestral concert amidst an afternoon of festivities, culminating in a dazzling fireworks display across the Sonoma County skies.

Activities (Included in Ticket Price):

  • Bounce houses
  • Rock wall
  • Magicians
  • Caricature Artists
  • Craft tent
  • Balloon Artists
  • Live Dixieland Jazz pre-show
  • Wine and Beer Garden

Schedule of Events

4:30 p.m.

  • Gates Open
  • Lawn Concessions Open
  • Kids Activities Begin
  • Live Pre-show Begins

6:30 p.m.

  • Lobby Opens

7 p.m.

  • Hall Opens

7:30 p.m.

  • Santa Rosa Symphony performs

9:15-9:30 p.m.

  • Fireworks

Event Details

Thursday, July 4, 7:30 pm
Weill Hall and Lawn


Program & Information

  • John Stafford Smith - The Star Spangled Banner
  • Samuel Ward (arr. Dragon) - America the Beautiful
  • Morton Gould – American Salute
  • Lerner & Loewe - "Trolley Song" and "I Could Have Danced All Night" from My Fair Lady
  • Rodgers & Hammerstein - "I Have Dreamed" from The King and I
  • Traditional – Oh Shenandoah
  • Arr. Bob Lowden – Armed Forces Salute
  • Bergman, Bergman & Hamlisch – Ordinary Miracles
  • Meredith Wilson - "Till There Was You" and "Seventy-Six Trombones" from The Music Man
  • Louis Prima (arr. Torrie Zito) - "Sing, Sign, Sign" from Hollywood Hotel


  • George M. Cohan – George M. Cohan Salute
  • George Gershwin - 'S Wonderful
  • George Gershwin & Irving Caesar – Swanee
  • Lee Greenwood – God Bless the USA
  • Alan Silvestri – Main Theme from Back to the Future
  • Webber & Hart - "Think of Me" and "Music of the Night" from Phantom of the Opera