Symphony Orchestra - Repertoire

Tentative Repertoire for 2021-2022 Season

   

2021
OCTOBER 20 - Side by Side Concert at Lowell High School
Beethoven, Coriolan Overture (2 2 2 2 - 2 2 0 0 - tmp - str)
Delius, Walk to the Paradise Garden (1 2[E hn] 2 2 - 4 2 3 0 - tmp - hp - str)
Haydn, Symphony No. 88 in G Major, mvt. I (1 2 0 2 - 22 0 0 - tmp - str)
Grieg, Peer Gynt Suite I [with high school strings] (3 2 2 2 - 4 2 3 1 - tmp+2 - str)

OCTOBER 29 Concert in LAT
Beethoven, Coriolan Overture (2 2 2 2 - 2 2 0 0 - tmp - str)
Delius, Walk to the Paradise Garden (1 2[E hn] 2 2 - 4 2 3 0 - tmp - hp - str)
Haydn, Symphony No. 88 in G Major (1 2 0 2 - 22 0 0 - tmp - str)
Sarasate, Zigeunerweisen (2 2 2 2 - 2 2 0 0 - tmp - str), Dr. Letitia Jap, violin soloist
Grieg, Peer Gynt Suite I (3 2 2 2 - 4 2 3 1 - tmp+2 - str)

DECEMBER 6 HOLIDAY ARTS CONCERT at Fountain Street Church with choirs and soloists
Tchaikovsky, Nutcracker Suite No. 1, selections from (3 3 3 2 - 4 2 3 1 - tmp+1 - key - str)
Bizet,  L’Arlesienne Suite No. 2, Farandole (2 2 2 2 - 4 4 3 0 - tmp+1 - str)
Vivaldi, Gloria, selections from (Chamber Orchestra including GRS members)
Bach, Christmas Oratorio, mvt. I (Chamber Orchestra including GRS members)
Handel, Messiah, Hallelujah (Chamber Orchestra including GRS members)
arr. Willcocks, Christmas Carols (full orchestra)

DECEMBER 11 Concert in LAT
Chopin, Piano Concerto No. 1 in E Minor, mvt. I (2019 Concerto winner Sharon Yi-Hsuan Wu) (2 2 2 2 - 4 2 1 0 - tmp - str)
Schubert, Symphony No. 3 in D Major (2 2 2 2 - 2 2 0 0 - tmp - str)
Tchaikovsky, Nutcracker Suite No. 1, selections from (3 3 3 2 - 4 2 3 1 - tmp+1 - key - str)
Bizet,  L’Arlesienne Suite No. 2, Farandole (2 2 2 2 - 4 4 3 0 - tmp+1 - str)

2022
FEBRUARY 26 Concert in LAT
Fuchs, Rush, mvts, 1 & 2 (2020 Concerto winner Linus Guerra, saxophone)
Mussorgsky Pictures at an Exhibition (3 3 3 3 - 4 3 3 1 - alto sax tmp+5 - hp - str)

APRIL 21 - Concert at Park Church - Orchestra Visits the Opera!
Overtures, choruses, solos, and duets by Mozart, Rossini, Verdi, and Puccini
with Ashly Neumann, soprano & Min Jin, tenor and the University Arts Chorale


 Repertoire from Past Seasons

2020
Holst, Brook Green Suite
Elgar, Serenade
John Williams, Prayer for Peace
Copland, Hoedown
Shostakovich, Chamber Symphony
Vaughan Williams, Fantasia on a Theme by Tallis
Corigliano, Voyage
Dvorak, Serenade, mvt. 1 & 5
Tchaikovsky, Serenade, last movement
Mozart Piano Concerto #23 in A Major
Mozart, Symphony No. 32 in G
Enesco Rumanian Rhapsody No. 1
Bizet Selections from Carmen Suites 1 & 2
Bartok Danse Villageoise from Two Pictures 

2019
Arensky, Variations on a Theme by Tchaikovsky
Brahms/Sheng, Prelude and Black Swan
Borodin, Symphony No. 2 in b minor
Delius, Sleigh Ride
Anderson, Sleigh Ride
German, Three Dances from 'Henry VIII' 
Schubert, Symphony No. 8 ('Unfinished'), mvt. 1 
Smetana, Moldau
Saint-Saens, Marche Militaire Francaix from Suite Algerienne
Bernstein, Wonderful Town (musical)
Boyce, Symphony No. 1
Mozart, Three Opera Arias
Puccini, Chrisantemi
Donizetti, Sinfonia in G for Winds
Francaix, Theme & Variations for Clarinet
Dvorak, Symphony No. 9 [New World

2018
Debussy, Fanfare - Musique Le Roi Lear
Finzi, Five Bagatelles
Bloch, Concerto Grosso for String Orchestra
Brahms, Serenade No. 1 in D, movement 1
Vaughan Williams/Jacob, English Folk Song Suite
Bernstein/Mason, West Side Story Selections
Holst, Mars from 'The Planets'
Haydn, Symphony No. 104 in D "London"
Debussy, Petite Suite
Reed/McAlister, Russian Christmas Music

Dvorak, Symphony No. 8 in G 
Beethoven, Egmont Overture
Telemann, Trumpet Concerto in D
Wiren, Serenade, movements 1, 2, 4
Bizet, L'Arlesienne Suite No. 2, Minuet and Farandole 
Poulenc, Gloria
4 French Carols
OKLAHOMA! (orchestra winds and percussion)
Rossini, Overture to 'Barber of Seville'
Sibelius, Violin Concerto
Saint-Saëns, Symphony No. 3

2017
Haydn, 'Lord Nelson' Mass
Borodin, 'Prince Igor" Overture
Borodin, Polovetsian Dances
Haydn, Cello Concerto in C
Hindemith, Der Schwanendreher
Peck, The Upward Stream
Strauss, Death and Transfiguration

2016
Nielsen, Prelude to Act III of 'Saul and David'
Villa-Lobos, Fantasia for Saxophone and Strings
Beethoven, Symphony No. 8
Sibelius, Finlandia
Mozart, Overture to 'Idomeneo'
Sibelius, Karelia Suite
Puccini, Selections from Gianni Schicchi
Gounod, Faust Ballet Music
Vaughan Williams, Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
Piazzolla, Libertango
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
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  

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)