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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)

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FEB 26, 2017 Concert at Park Church in Grand Rapids 
Haydn, 'Lord Nelson' Mass, with Park Choir, Patrick Coyle conducting (Chamber Orch 1202-0300-tmp-organ-str)
UAC selections with organ, Ellen Pool conducting
Borodin, 'Prince Igor" Overture (3222-4231-tmp-str)
Borodin, Polovetsian Dances with combined choirs (3222-4231-tmp+5-hp-str)

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

2016
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

2015
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  

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
Debussy, Petite Suite 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