Friday 9.12.14
Felix Mendelssohn — Overture to A Midsummer Night's Dream
Ernst Chausson — Poème
Nell Flanders Violin
Hector Berlioz — Overture to Béatrice et Bénédict
Erich Korngold — Suite from Much Ado About Nothing
Saturday 9.13.14
Felix Mendelssohn — Overture to A Midsummer Night's Dream
John Williams — The Five Sacred Trees
Melissa Kritzer Bassoon
Hector Berlioz — Overture to Béatrice et Bénédict
Erich Korngold — Suite from Much Ado About Nothing
Friday 10.24.14
Tim Kiah — The Phoenix and the Turtle - world premiere
Ignaz Lachner — Concertino
Bert Hill Horn
Allison Nicotera Bassoon
Antonín Dvořák — Romance
Adam von Housen Violin
Ludvig van Beethoven — Coriolan Overture
William Walton — "Touch Her Soft Lips and Part" and "Death of Falstaff" from Henry V
Dmitri Shostakovich — Hamlet Suite
Saturday 10.25.14
Tim Kiah — The Phoenix and the Turtle - world premiere
Ignaz Lachner — Concertino
Allison Nicotera Bassoon
Bert Hill Horn
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart — Horn Concerto No. 4
Theresa Rice Horn
Ludvig van Beethoven — Coriolan Overture
William Walton — "Touch Her Soft Lips and Part" and "Death of Falstaff" from Henry V
Dmitri Shostakovich — Hamlet Suite
Friday 12.12.14
Otto Nicolai — Overture to The Merry Wives of Windsor
Giuseppe Torelli — Concerto in D major
Warren Wernick Trumpet
Alessandro Stradella — Sonata a 8
Warren Wernick Trumpet
Max Bruch — Scottish Fantasy
Leonid Iogansen Violin
HK Gruber — Silent Night (arr. Schwarz)
Gerard Schwarz — Variations on Greensleeves
Leroy Anderson — Sleigh Ride
Timothy A. Miller Guest Conductor
Aaron Dai — The Night Before Christmas
BD Wong Guest Narrator
Aaron Dai Composer
Friday 3.20.15
Seth Bedford — Flushing Meadows, 1964 for Saxophone and Orchestra (World Premiere)
Aaron Patterson Saxophone
Ralph Vaughan Williams — Oboe Concerto
Kelly Jo Breczka Oboe
Max Grafe — Cello Concerto
Eric Allen Cello
Jean Sibelius — Overture to The Tempest
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky — The Tempest
Saturday 3.21.15
Seth Bedford — Flushing Meadows, 1964 for Saxophone and Orchestra (World Premiere)
Aaron Patterson Saxophone
Béla Bartók — Viola Concerto
Elise Frawley Viola
Jean Sibelius — Overture to The Tempest
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky — The Tempest
Sunday 4.19.15
Johann Strauss II — The Voice of Spring Waltz, op. 140
Seth Bedford — Primavera, World Premiere
Navida Stein Guest Narrator
Edvard Grieg — "Morgenstimmung" from Peer Gynt
Ludvig van Beethoven — Excerpts from Symphony No. 6, "Pastorale"
Aaron Copland — Variations on a Shaker Melody
Saturday 4.25.15
Johann Strauss II — Voices of Spring Waltz
Seth Bedford — Primavera, World Premiere
Navida Stein Guest Narrator
Edvard Grieg — "Morgenstimmung" from Peer Gynt
Ludvig van Beethoven — Excerpts from Symphony No. 6, "Pastorale"
Aaron Copland — Variations on a Shaker Melody
Saturday 5.16.15
Michael Boyman — Tightrope Walker, Winner of the 2015 Composition Competition
Michael Boyman Viola
Fazil Say — Violin Concerto ("1001 Nights in the Harem")
Jason Mellow Violin
Sergei Prokofiev — Selections from Romeo and Juliet