DSAO Recordings

Recent Performances

High School Full Orchestra Thanksgiving Concert (Scheherazade)

Sinfonia: Luminosity, Momentum & Capriol Suite, conducted by Dr. Enrique Lasansky
Advanced Orchestra: Elgar’s Serenade in E Minor
Advanced Orchestra & Voces Valiosas: I Believe and Let There Be Peace on Earth, conducted by Meaghan Quigley
Advanced Orchestra & Chorale: Gjeilo’s Sunrise Mass, conducted by Dr. Ryan Garrison
Advanced Orchestra, Chorale and Voces Valiosas: Vivaldi’s Gloria, conducted by Dr. Enrique Lasansky

2020-2021 Recordings

DSA Sinfonia

Bach/Isaac:   Brandenburg Concerto #3 in G Major

  1. Movement 1: (No name)
  2. Movement 2: Allegro 

Bizet: Farandole 

Holst: A Moorside Suite

  1. Movement 1: Allegro
  2. Movement 2: Nocturne
  3. Movement 3: March

DSA Advanced Orchestra

William Grant Still (to support the DPS Black Excellence Initiative) Danzas de Panama

  1. Tamborito
  2. Mejorana y Socavón 
  3. Punto
  4. Cumbia y Congo

Lazlo Lajtha : Les Soli – Soloist: Brianna Kay, harp

1. Concert Joyeux 

Lars-Erik Larsson: Kleine Serenade

  1. Allegro
  2. Adagio Cantabile
  3. Allegro Vivace
2019-2020 Recordings

Bela Bartok Divertimento for Strings
Michael Smith, violin, Kai Padilla-Smith violin,
Josh Felser, Viola, Dylan Tyree, cello and Lauren Martin, bass

Brahms Academic Festival Overture – Full Orchestra

Grieg – Holberg Suite
JJ Lobato violin , Claire Harris viola , Katie Delson cello , Georgia Galardi-Pittard cello

Beethoven Egmont Overture – Full Orchestra

Grażyna Bacewicz – Concerto for String Orchestra
Kai Padilla-Smith violín, Josh Felser viola

Einojuhani Rautavaara Divertimento for Strings

Mozart Divertimento in D K 136

Mozart Magic Flute Overture

Vaughan Williams – Five Variants of Dives and Lazarus
Lily Primus , harp; Dylan Tyree, cello

Egyptian Legacy by Soon Hee Newbold arr. Rydlund – Middle School Full Orchestra

Sweet New Moon Yokiko Nishimura Middle School Strings

Richard Meyer – Momentum Middle School Strings Orchestra

La Cascara Jerry Wulstenhulme – Middle School Strings Orchestra

Holst St. Paul Suite – Middle School Strings Orchestra
Ellie Reimer violin in St. Paul 3. Intermezzo

Denver School Of The Arts Middle School – Full Orchestra
“Themes From Scheherazade” by Rimsky-Korsakov arr. Meyer 
Camryn Olsten, violin 

Doua Cântece By Leslie Wilburn Poems By Mihai Eminescu, Soprano Juliet Villa – La Steaua/The Star

Doua Cântece By Leslie Wilburn Poems By Mihai Eminescu, Soprano Juliet Villa – I dac…/And if

2018-2019 Recordings

High School Orchestra

Middle School Orchestra

2017-2018 Recordings
2016-2017 Recordings
2015-2016 and Earlier Recordings

Midwest Clinic 2015

Dvorak Serenade for Strings mvt 1

Dvorak Serenade for Strings mvt 4 

Dvorak Serenade for Strings mvt 5

Denver School of the Arts String Orchestra performs “Bouvetøya,” composed by DSA student Ethan Durell and performed on Colorado Public Radio:

Denver School of the Arts String Orchestra performs “Reverie,” composed by DSA student Liam Ramsey-White and performed on Colorado Public Radio:


Telum Lucreti competition winners

The Tyree Quartet from Denver School of the Arts includes Isabelle Oss, Julie Minn, and Claire Harris with cellist and composer Dylan Tyree. This composition took 1st Place in the inaugural Telum Lucretii competition with Colorado Youth Symphony Orchestra!

Denver School of the Arts quartet Dong Lee, Artur Korotin, Tony Golden abd Juan Medina perform Dong Lee’s original composition at the inaugural Telum Lucreti competition of the Colorado Youth Symphony Orchestra. This composition took 2nd place!


November 20th, 2014 DSAO Chamber Music Concert   Click HERE to hear Artur, Rachel, Makenzi, Grayson and Gabe perform Antonín Dvořák’s “Allegro con fuoco” on Colorado Public Radio. They got a standing ovation for this performance at the DSA Chamber concert on Nov 20th!

DSA Orchestra conducted by Enrique Lasansky: Tchaikovsky Serenade for Strings mov. 1

Concerto en Re Braga Santos III recorded from a live concert at DSA during the 2013/2014 School

Liam Ramsey White is a violinist in the DSA high school orchestra and he also writes music. Liam wrote this Quintet and performs it:

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