Symphony Orchestra - Repertoire

Tentative Repertoire for 2015-2016 Season

OCTOBER 16, 2015 Concert
Brahms, Hungarian Dances No. 6 (2*pic222-4230-tmp-str)
Haydn, Symphony No. 88 in G Major (1202-2200-tmp-str)
Grieg, Peer Gynt Suites, mvts (2*pic222-4231-tmp+2-str)
Mussorgsky, Night on Bald Mountain (2+pic222-423+euph1-tmp+3-hp-str)
Holst, Mars from 'The Planets' (2+pic2+Ehn2+bcl2-4331-tmp+3-hp-cel-str)

OCTOBER 17, 2015 String Leadership Day
Distinguished Guest Conductor,  Raphael JimenezOrchestra Director at Oberlin Conservatory
NOTE:Full GVSU Orchestra will play two movements from Haydn, Symphony No. 88 in G Major (1202-2200-tmp-str)
Massed String Orchestra (including all GVSU strings) will play Nielsen  Little Suite for Strings and Rodrigo  Dos Miniaturas Andaluzas

OCTOBER 28, 2015 Side by Side Concert at Jenison High School Performing Arts Center
Dukas, Fanfare from 'La Peri' (brass)
Selections from October 16 Concert
Mussorgsky, Night on Bald Mountain (with Jenison High School Orchestra)

OCTOBER 31, 2015 Halloween Costume Concert in Library Atrium at 8 pm
Dukas, Fanfare from 'La Peri' (brass)
Brahms, Hungarian Dances No. 6 (2*pic222-4230-tmp-str)
Grieg, Peer Gynt Suites, mvts (2*pic222-4231-tmp+2-str)
Mussorgsky, Night on Bald Mountain (2+pic222-4231-tmp+3-hp-str)
Holst, Mars from 'The Planets' (2+pic2+Ehn2+bcl2-433+euph1-tmp+3-hp-cel-str)

DECEMBER 12, 2015 Concert
Verdi, Nabucco Overture (2+pic222-4231-tmp+3-str), Deborah Freedman Rhodes, guest conductor 
Beethoven, Piano Concerto No. 4 in G Major-Sookkyung Cho, faculty artist (1222-2200-tmp-str) 
Kodaly, Hary Janos Suite (3(3pics)22+Eb+alto sax2-4631-cimbalom-tmp+6, cel, pf-str)

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FEB 21, 2016 Concert at Park Church in Grand Rapids 
Mozart, Overture to 'Titus' (2222-2200-tmp-str)
Bruckner, Te Deum, with Park Church Choir, Patrick Coyle, conductor (2222-4331-tmp-str)
Fauré, Requiem, with GVSU University Arts Chorale (0002-4200-hp-tmp-org-str)
Vaughan Williams, O Clap Your Hands, with combined choirs (2+pic222-4331-tmp,+2-str)

MARCH 18, Student Recital Hour
Danzi, Concertino for Clarinet and Bassoon, faculty artists Arthur Campbell and Danny Phipps (1200-2200-str)

MARCH 22, 2016 Chamber Orchestra Concert in Cook DeWitt Center 
Danzi, Concertino for Clarinet and Bassoon, faculty artists Arthur Campbell and Danny Phipps (1200-2200-str)
Bartok, Divertimento for Strings, movement 3

APRIL 21, 2016 Concert
Dukas, Fanfare from 'La Peri' (brass)
Schumann, Piano Concerto in A minor (2222-2200-tmp-str) Da Sol Um, concerto winner
Dvorak, Symphony No. 6 in D Major (2+pic222-4231-timp-str)


 Repertoire from Past Seasons

2015
Schubert,  Mass in G Glinka,  Ruslan and Lyudmila Overture Cassler,  The Turtle Dove Prokofiev,  Lieutenant Kije Suite Schubert,  Symphony No. 5
Berlioz,  Roman Carnival Overture
Martinu,  Oboe Concerto
Sibelius, Violin Concerto, mvt 1
Marquez,  Danzon No. 2  

2014
Ibert, Concertino da Camera Dvorak, Symphony No. 9 Bartok, Danse Villageoise from Two Pictures Haydn, Symphony 100 Purcell, The Fairy Queen, mvts
Dvorak,  Serenade for Strings Bruch,  Kol Nidrei Mendelssohn,  Symphony No. 5 Mozart,  Overture to 'The Magic Flute' da Falla,  The Three-Cornered Hat, Suite 2
Revueltas,  Sensemaya
Wagner,  Overture to 'The Meistersinger'  

2013
Kapp, Symphony No. 2, Copland, An Outdoor Overture Schubert, Symphony 8 Beethoven,  Egmont Overture Verdi, Overture to 'La forza de destino' Parry, An English Suite Beethoven, Symphony No. 5 Berlioz, Hungarian March Alcalde, Der Mondbach 2 Mozart, Aria from 'Titus' Lehar, Aria from 'Merry Widow' Bizet, Carmen Suite No. 2 

2012
Haydn, Symphony No. 104 Obson, Lord Nelson Overture Elgar, Nimrod from Enigma Variations Holst, Jupiter from The Planets Martin, Ballade for Flute Tomasi, Concerto for Alto Saxophone Opera Arias and Choruses Arensky, Variations on a Theme by Tchaik. Wiren, Serenade Dvorak, Slavonic Dances op. 46 Delius, Walk to the Paradise Garden Boccherini, Concerto for Cello in G Schubert, Symphony No. 3 Hanson, Symphony No. 2          

2011
Copland, Buckaroo Holiday Bizet, L'Arlesienne Suite No. 2 Sibelius, Violin Concerto  Nielsen, Prelude to Act II of 'Saul and David' Barber, Violin Concerto, mvt 1 Borodin, Polovetsian Dances Sibelius, Finlandia Dello Joio, Lyric Fantasies Dvorak, Symphony No. 8 Bloch, Concerto Grosso No. 1 Brahms, Symphony No. 2 Gade, Echoes of Ossian

2010
Gluck, Nagina's Nemesis Khachaturian, Three Dances from 'Gayne' John Williams, Prayer for Peace Persichetti, The Hollow Men Richard Strauss, Death and Transfiguration Haydn, Trumpet Concerto in Eb, mvt 1 Handel, Ombra mai fü from 'Xerxes' Saint-Saëns, Cello Concerto No 1 in a minor, mvt 1 Tchaikovsky, Symphony No. 4 in f minor Verdi, Nabucco Overture Enesco, Rumanian Rhapsody No. 1 Beethoven, Symphony No. 8 Mozart, Overture to 'Idomeneo' Suk, Meditation on an Old Bohemian Chorale Larsson, Concertino for Trombone and Strings Stravinsky, Firebird Suite (1919)  

2009
Berlioz, Roman Carnival Overture Brahms, Concerto for Violin and Cello Marquez, Danzón No. 2 Cassler, The Turtle Dove Cuthbert, Scenes from a Role-Playing Game Corigliano, Voyage for String Orchestra Mozart, Flute Concerto in G, mvt 1 Krommer, Clarinet Duo Concerto, mvt 1 Kodály, Háry János Beethoven, Consecration of the House Overture Fauré, Pavane Mascagni, Intermezzo from' Cavalleria Rusticana' Brahms, Hungarian Dances No. 5 Dvorak, Symphony No. 6 Mozart, Overture to 'Titus' Prokofiev, Lieutenant Kije Beethoven, Piano Concerto No. 3 in C minor   

2008
Beethoven, Egmont Overture Khachaturian, Adagio from 'Spartacus' Dvorak, Suite in A ("American") Copland, An Outdoor Overture Bizet, Patrie! Overture Mozart, Symphony No. 32 Schubert, Symphony No. 8  ("Unfinished") Mussorgsky, Night on Bald Mountain