Symphony Orchestra - Repertoire

Tentative Repertoire for 2016-2017 Season

OCTOBER 7-9, 2016 Opera Theater performances at Wealthy Theater - select Chamber Orchestra
Puccini, Gianni Schicchi (strings43211-ww1111-brass 2110-tmp-harp)

OCTOBER 29, 2016 String Leadership Day in LAT
Puccini, Selections from Gianni Schicchi - (Chamber Orchestra with cast members)
Vaughan Williams, Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis (double string orchestra)
Piazzolla, Libertango (strings and percussion)

NOVEMBER 5, 2016 Library Atrium
Mozart, Overture to 'Idomeneo' (2222-2200-tmp-strings)
Sibelius, Karelia Suite (2*pic222-4331-tmp+3-str)
Puccini, Selections from Gianni Schicchi - (Chamber Orchestra with cast members)
Gounod, Faust Ballet Music (2+pic22+bcl2-4431-tmp+3-str-hp)
Piazzolla, Libertango (strings and percussion)

DECEMBER 8, 2016 Side-by-Side concert with Forest Hills Central High School at Forest Hills Fine Arts Center
Nielsen, Prelude to Act III of 'Saul and David' (2+pic222-4331-tmp-str)
Villa-Lobos, Fantasia for Saxophone and Strings Faculty Soloist, Dan Graser (strings, 3 horns)
Beethoven, Symphony No. 8 (2222-2200-tmp-str)
Sibelius, Finlandia (2222-4331-tmp+1-strings)


FEB 25, 2017 Concert at Park Church in Grand Rapids 
Haydn, 'Lord Nelson' Mass, with Park Choir and Holland Chorale, Patrick Coyle conducting (Chamber Orch 1201-0300-tmp-organ-str)
UAC selections with organ, Ellen Pool conducting
Borodin, 'Prince Igor" Overture (3222-4231-tmp-str)
Borodin, Polovetsian Dances with all three choirs (3222-4231-tmp+5-hp-str)

FEB 26, 2017 Concert at Holland High School in Holland, MI
[same repertoire as February 26 concert]

MARCH 28, 2017 Chamber Orchestra in Muskegon (each student will receive an honorarium)
Haydn, Cello Concerto in C, with faculty soloist, Pablo Mahave-Veglia (0201-2000-strings)

APRIL 15, 2017 Concert in LAT
Nicolai, Merry Wives of Windsor (2+pic222-4230-tmp+2-str)
TBA, with Concerto winner
Strauss, Death and Transfiguration (32+Eh2+Bcl2+contra-4331-tmp-hp-str)

 Repertoire from Past Seasons

Mozart, Overture to 'Titus' 
Bruckner, Te Deum
Fauré, Requiem
Vaughan Williams, O Clap Your Hands
Danzi, Concertino for Clarinet and Bassoon
Bartok, Divertimento for Strings, movement 3
Schumann, Piano Concerto in A minor
Dvorak, Symphony No. 6 in D Major

Brahms, Hungarian Dances No. 6
Haydn, Symphony No. 88 in G Major
Grieg, Peer Gynt Suites, mvts
Mussorgsky, Night on Bald Mountain
Holst, Mars from 'The Planets'
Nielsen,  Little Suite for Strings
Rodrigo,  Dos Miniaturas Andaluzas
Verdi, Nabucco Overture
Beethoven, Piano Concerto No. 4 in G Major-Sookkyung Cho, faculty artist  
Kodaly, Hary Janos Suite
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

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'   

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 

Debussy, Petite Suite
Haydn, Symphony No. 104
Osbon, 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          

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

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)  

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   

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

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