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Past Repertoire

May 8, 2017 - Conductor's Concert
Bizet – Pastorale from L'Arlésienne; Casey Margerum, conductor
Bruch – selections from Swedish Dances, Mingyu Kim, conductor
Massenet – Angelus from Scènes pittoresques; Andrew Becker, conductor
Sibelius – Romance in C; Tommy Rhodes, conductor
Elgar – Pomp & Circumstance March No.4, Op.39, No.4; Tyler Caruso, conductor
Grieg – Last Spring from Two Elegiac Melodies; Hannah Thigpen, conductor
Bizet – Danse Bohême from Carmen; Christian Holobinko, conductor
Brahms – Hungarian Dance Nos.3 & 5; Peter Whitehouse, conductor

April 27, 2017 - The Planets
Holst – The Planets

February 16, 2017 - Charlotte Symphony Orchestra Side-by-side
Tchaikovsky – Jurist's March
Schubert – Symphony No.9 "The Great"

November 2, 2016 - Orkheisthai: To Dance
Vivaldi – Concerto for Four Violins in B Minor, Op.3, No.10; Clara Hare-Grogg, Blake Skelton, Saipriya Ayyar, and Daniel Kim, violins
Handel – Deeper and deeper still and Waft her, angels, thro' the skies (Jephtha); Robert Kopf, tenor
Saint-Saëns – Piano Concerto No.5 in F Major, Op.103, third movement; Morgan McDougal, piano
Villa-Lobos – Bachianas Brasileiras No.2, Introduction - Embolada
Bach – Orchestral Suite No.2 in B Minor
Respighi – Ancient Airs & Dances for Lute Suite No.2

September 29, 2016 - Excursión del sur: Southern Excursion
Moncayo – Huapango
Piazzolla – Tango No.1 "Coral"
Piazzolla, arr. Kazik – Libertango
Ginastera – Four Dances from Estancia
Guarnieri – Dança Brasileira from Three Brazilian Dances
Cervantes, arr. Langey – Te quiero tanto from Three Cuban Dances
Revueltas – Janitzio
Márquez – Conga del fuego Nuevo

May 3, 2016
Guest conductor, Jonathan Govias
Side-by-side performance with the University of North Carolina, Charlotte, Chamber Orchestra
Bach/Stokowski – Passacaglia & Fugue in C Minor, BWV 582
Grieg – Peer Gynt Suite No. 1, Op. 46
Sibelius – Finlandia, Op. 26
Wagner – Siegfried's Funeral Music from Götterdämmerung
Borodin – Dance of the Polovtsian Maidens & Polovtsian Dances from Prince Igor

February 24, 2016
Guest conductor, Jonathan Govias
Strauss, J. – Kaiser-Waltzer, Op. 437  from Emperor Waltzes
Mozart – Symphony No. 29 in A Major, K. 201
Mussorgsky/Ravel – Pictures at an Exhibition

November 5, 2015
Bach –Violin Concerto in A Minor, BWV 1041; Clara Hare-Grogg, violin
Humperdinck – Evening Prayer from Hänsel und Gretel; Sarah Taylor, soprano; Ella Brewer-Jensen, mezzo soprano
Delibes – Sous le dôme epais (Lakmé); Sarah Taylor, soprano; Ella Brewer-Jensen, mezzo soprano
Donizetti – Regnava il silenzio (Lucia di Lammermoor); Grace Hauser, soprano
Britten – Soirées musicales, Op. 9
Rossini – Overture to La gazza ladra  

October 1, 2015
Chabrier – Marche joyeuse
Kalinnikov – Symphony No.1 in G Minor

April 23, 2015 – Aflame
Holst – Ballet music from The Perfect Fool, Op. 39
De Falla – Noches en los jardines de España; artist associate William Fried, piano
Dvořák – Symphony No. 9 in E Minor, first movemen; Will Bolton, conductor
Williams – Selections from Jurassic Park  

February 20-22 & 27-29, 2015 – Fiddler on the Roof
Collaboration with the Theatre Department  

November 11, 2014 – Ablaze
Saint-Saëns – Tarantelle, Op. 6, Will Bolton, flute; Jack Goffinet, clarinet
Bach – Keyboard Concerto No. 1, first movement; Nancy Brown, piano
Arensky – Piano Concerto, Op. 2, first movement; Natalia Spitha, piano
Sibelius – Symphony No. 5  in E-flat Major, Op. 82

October 1, 2014 – Pyromania
Williams, arr. Brubaker –Selections from the Harry Potter Symphonic Suite and the Concert Suite from "Harry Potter & The Goblet of Fire"
Haydn – Symphony No. 59 in A Major first movement, from Fire
Wagner – Magic Fire Music from Die Walküre
Richards, arr. Whitney – La suerte de los tontos from Cuban Fire! Suite
De Falla, arr. Ryden – Ritual Fire Dance from El amor brujo
Stravinsky – Firebird Suite

May 1, 2014 – A Night of New Maestros
Vaughan Williams, arr. Jacob – English Folk Song Suite, first and second movements; Dan Whitney, conductor
Grieg – Death of Åse and Peer Gynt’s Journey Home from Peer Gynt; Ellis Coan, conductor
Beethoven – Symphony No. 7 in A Major, Op. 92, second movement; Peter Hillinck, conductor
Grieg – Norwegian Dance No. 1 in D Minor, Op. 35; Jessica Albano, conductor

April 14, 2014 – A Night at the Theatre
In collaboration with Opera Theatre Workshop and Davidson Choral Arts Society
Sullivan – La Cachuca from The Gondoliers
Sullivan – Three Little Maids from The Mikado
Leoncavallo – Bell Chorus from I Pagliacci
Offenbach – Barcarolle from Tales of Hoffmann
Beethoven – Prisoner’s Chorus from Fidelio
Verdi – Brindisi from La Traviata
Verdi – Witches' Chorus from Macbeth
Donizetti – Chi me frena from Lucia di Lammermoor
Verdi – Anvil Chorus from Il Trovatore
Mozart – Duet: Papageno, Papagena from The Magic Flute
Mozart – Final Chorus from The Magic Flute
Schönberg, arr. Huff, orch. Wehman – Les Misérables: Choral Selections from the Movie

February 20, 2014 – A Night of Movie Romance
Kamen, arr. Debs – Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves
Howard, arr. Ricketts – King Kong soundtrack highlights
Barry, arr. Custer – Somewhere in Time
Barry, arr. Rosenhaus – Concert Suite from Dances with Wolves
Badelt, arr. Ricketts – From Walt Disney Pictures’ Pirates of the Caribbean: Curse of the Black Pearl
Steiner, arr. Campbell-Watson – Tara: A Short Tone Poem for Orchestra from the film Gone With the Wind
Marianelli, arr. Moss – Music from Pride & Prejudice
Horner, arr. Moss – From the Paramount & Twentieth Century Fox Motion Picture Titanic
Barry, arr. Woodbury – Main Title from Out of Africa
Bernstein, arr. Mason – West Side Story selections

December 3-4, 2013 – A Night of Holiday Celebration
In collaboration with the Davidson Choral Arts Society and Davidson Chorale
Silvestri – “Spirit of the Season” from The Polar Express
Handel – Hallelujah Chorus from Messiah
A Holly and Jolly Christmas Sing-Along
Delson – Quelle est cette odeur agréable
Gilliam – We Celebrate Christmas

November 21, 2013 – A Night of Stars
Scryabin – Piano Concerto in F-sharp Minor, first movement; Karl Wold, piano
Mozart – “Batti batti o bel Masetto from Don Giovanni; Jessica Albano, soprano
Beethoven – Piano Concerto No. 3, first movement; Natalie Duda, piano
Borodin – Dance of the Polovtsian Maidens & Polovtsian Dances from Prince Igor

October 8, 2013 – A Night in Vienna
Mozart – Overture to The Impresario, K. 486
Haydn – Cello Concerto in C Major; featuring Artist Associate Alan Black
Suppé – Overture to Light Cavalry
Strauss – Pizzicato Polka
Strauss – Vienna Blood, Op. 354
Strauss – Radetzky March, Op. 228

April 24, 2013 - Classical Music from Classic Cartoons
Rossini - Overture to The Barber of Seville
Liszt - Hungarian Rhapsody No.2 in D Minor
Ponchielli - Dance of the Hours from La Gioconda
Wagner - Ride of the Valkyries from The Valkyries
Dukas - The Sorcerer's Apprentice
Offenbach - Galop (Can-Can) from Orpheus in the Underworld

February 21, 2013 - Summoning Spring
Locklair - HUES for Orchestra
Beethoven - Symphony No. 6

November 7, 2012
Mozart - Flute Concerto; Will Bolton, flute
Saint-Saëns - Piano Concerto No. 2, first movement; Liz Engle, piano
Chopin - Piano Concerto No. 1, first movement; Thomas Reith, piano
Rimsky-Korsakov - Scheherazade

October 26, 2012
Weber - Overture to Oberon; Andrew Pak, conductor
Saint-Saëns - Danse Macabre
Zimmer - Concert Suite from The Dark Knight
Rodgers - The Sound of Music medley

September 29, 2012
Tchaikovsky - Waltz from Sleeping Beauty
Roumain - Club Dance Manifesto, featuring Daniel Bernard Roumain

May 3, 2012
Schubert - Symphony No. 4 in C Minor from "Tragic;" Jeffrey Roth, conductor
Faure - Pelléas et Mélisande Suite, "Prelude;" Jennifer Nicholson, conductor
Grieg - Peer Gynt, Suite No. 2, "The Abduction & Ingrid's Lament" & "Peer's Journey Home;" Andrew Pak, conductor
Elgar - Varations on an Original Theme, "Enigma", "W.N.", and "Nimrod;" Wilson Mericle, conductor 
Bruch - Swedish Dances, Introduction and Movements 1-4, 10; Bethany Wagner, conductor

April 18, 2012
Debussy - Petite Suite
Falla - The Three Cornered Hat, Suite No.2
Grieg - Norwegian Dances, Op.35
Strauss, Jr. - Kaiser-Waltzer, Emperor Waltzes

February 23, 2012
Hovhaness - Symphony No. 2 from "Mysterious Mountain"
Mussorgsky - Pictures at an Exhibition

November 10, 2011
Vivaldi - Concerto for Four Violins in B Minor; Varun Ramadurai, Nathan Heath, Hannah Jordan, Karen Lu, violins 
Mozart - In diesen heil'gen Hallen (Die Zauberflöte); Patrick Scully, bass
Gounod - Vous qui faites l'endormie (Faust); Patrick Scully, bass
Grieg - Piano Concerto No. 1; Andrea Pauw, piano 
Brahms - Hungarian Dance No. 5
Stravinsky - Eight Instrumental Miniatures for 15 Players
Sibelius - Finlandia

September 27, 2011
Dvořák  - Festival March
Mascagni - Intermezzo from Cavalleria rusticana
Williams - Catch Me If You Can: Escapades for alto sax
Handel - Music for the Royal Fireworks

April 24, 2011
Badelt - Pirates of the Caribbean: Curse of the Black Pearl
Elfman - Music from Spiderman
Bernstein - Selections from West Side Story

March 25-27 & April 1-2, 2011
Sondheim - Into the Woods

February 17, 2011
Griffes - The Pleasure Dome of Kubla Khan
Delius - A Song Before Sunrise
Debussy - Prélude à "L'après-midi d'un faune"
Vaughan Williams - In the Fen Country
Ravel - Mother Goose Suite

November 18, 2010
Chaminade - Concertino for Flute; Daniel Legrand, flute
Elgar - Concerto for Violoncello, first movemen; Jackie Kim, violoncello
Arutiunian - Concerto for Trumpet; Jeffrey Roth, trumpet
Mendelssohn - The Hebrides
Schumann - Overture, Scherzo, and Finale

October 29, 2010
Schubert - Symphony No. 8, first movement; Daniel Legrand, conductor
Mussorgsky - Night on Bald Mountain

September 30, 2010
Berlioz - Roman Carnival Overture
Chadwick - Symphonic Sketches
Rachmaninoff - Piano Concerto No. 2; Ruskin Cooper, piano

May 2, 2010
Bartók - Rumanian Folk Dances; Paul Sayed, conductor
Respighi - "Italiana" and "Passacaglia" from Ancient Airs and Dances, Suite No. 3; Caitlin McCarville, conductor
Copland - "Corral Nocturne" and "Hoe Down" from Four Dance Episodes from Rodeo; Matthew Lee, conductor
Hedrick, Hunter - Rondo (world premiere)
Dvořák - Prelude and Romanze from Czech Suite; Rieti Gengo, conductor
Grieg - "Death of Åse" and "In the Hall of the Mountain King" from Peer Gynt, Suite No. 1; Daniel Legrand, conductor

April 15, 2010
Mercure - Kaléidoscope
Koepke - Allegro rococo featuring The 'Nets
Lorenz - Casino caprice featuring The 'Nets
Beethoven - Symphony No. 5

February 18, 2010
Glass - Symphony No.4, first movement
Barber - Knoxville: Summer of 1915; Jacquelyn Culpepper, soprano
Higdon - Blue Cathedral
Copland - "The Promise of Living" from The Tender Land

November 19, 2009
Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 4, first movement; Jeffrey Roth, piano
Dvořák - Concerto for Violoncello, first movement; Stephen Westerfield, violoncello
Debussy - "Nuages" and "Fêtes" from Trois Nocturnes

October 7, 2009
Villa-Lobos - Chôros No. 7
Torke - Ash
Dvořák - Symphony No. 8

April 21, 2009
Strauss, J. - Voices of Spring
Smetana - The Moldau
Haydn - Symphony No. 104

February 20, 2009
Beethoven - Coriolan Overture
Dvořák - The Wild Dove
Brahms - Hungarian Dance No. 1
Liszt - Les Préludes

November 15, 2008
Bernstein - Overture to Candide with the Charlotte Symphony Orchestra

November 14, 2008
Brahms - Piano Concerto No. 2, second movement; Anne Horn, piano
Bartók - Viola Concerto, first movement; Matthew Capone, viola
Sarasate - Zigeunerweisen; Ryan Cockman, violin
Janacek - Idyll; Jenna Gould, conductor
Bizet - L'Arlesienne, Suite No. 2

October 3, 2008
Beethoven - Symphony No. 1
Schönberg - Notturno for Strings and Harp
Khachaturian - Masquerade Suite

May 2, 2008
Corelli - Concerto Grosso, Op. 6, No. 3; Emily Howe, conductor
Sibelius - Romance; Josiah Rich, conductor
Mascagni - Prelude and Intermezzo from Cavalleria Rusticana; Anna Hamilton, conductor
Mozart - Allegro from Symphony No.25; Ryan Cockman, conductor
Grieg - The Last Spring; Matt Petit, conductor
Grieg - Norwegian Dance No. 1; Jenna Gould, conductor

April 18, 2008
Rautavaara - Isle of Bliss
Sibelius - "Good evening - farewell!" from Rakastava
Tchaikovsky - Overture to Romeo and Juliet
Elgar - Adagio from Symphony No. 1

February 27, 2008
Ravel - Introduction et allegro; Catherine Clodfelter, harp
Mozart - Clarinet Concerto; Krysta Cihi, clarinet
Vaughan Williams - The Lark Ascending; Mejin Leechor, violin
Brahms - Nänie
Brahms - Schicksalslied

November 17, 2007
Saint-Saëns - "Bacchanale" from Samson et Dalila
Performed side-by-side with the Charlotte Symphony Orchestra

November 16, 2007
Chopin - Piano Concerto No. 2; Cynthia Lawing, piano
Elgar - Pomp & Circumstance March Op. 39, No. 4
Rimsky-Korsakov - "The Young Prince and the Princess" from Scheherazade
Berlioz - "March to the Scaffold" from Symphonie fantastique

October 4, 2007
Verdi - Overture to La Forza del Destino
Fauré - Pelléas et Mélisande Suite
Wagner - Siegfried Idyll
Bizet - "Carillon" from L'Arlesienne, Suite No. 1

May 8, 2007
Mozart - Eine kleine Nachtmusik, first movement; Don Williams '08, conductor
Mendelssohn - "Nocturne" from A Midsummer Night's Dream; Julie Grubbs '08, conductor
Fauré - Pavane; Claire Potter '07, conductor
Elgar - movements from Enigma Variations; Michael Spangler '10, conductor
Holst - "Mars" from The Planets; Lee Ballard '07, conductor

April 24, 2007
Bach  - Orchestral Suite No.3
Ravel - Pavane pour une infante défunte
Bruch - Swedish Dances
Dvorák - Slavonic Dance, Op. 46, No. 1

February 28, 2007
Mozart - Concerto for Violin No. 3 in G Major; Lee Ballard '07, violin
Gounod - "Juliet's Waltz" from Romeo and Juliet; Jenna Gould '09, soprano
Chabrier - Menuet pompeux
Saint-Saëns - Piano Concerto No. 2 in G Minor; Emily Howe '09, piano
Handel - Coronation Anthems Nos. 2 & 4 with the Davidson College Concert Choir

November 18, 2006
Tchaikovsky - "Waltz" from Swan Lake performed side-by-side with the Charlotte Symphony Orchestra

November 17, 2006
Paulus - Manhattan Sinfonietta
Hovhaness - Alleluia and Fugue
Stravinsky - Suite from Pulcinella
Shostakovich - Festive Overture

October 4, 2006
Mozart - Symphony No. 35 from "Haffner"
Ravel - Menuet antique
Massenet - Scènes pittoresques

April 11, 2006
Balakirev - First Overture on Russian Themes
Borodin - In the Steppes of Central Asia
Glinka - Kamarinskaya
Tchaikovsky - Symphony No. 4, third movement
Mussorgsky - movements from Pictures at an Exhibition

February 21, 2006
Lalo - Cello Concerto in D minor; Julie Grubbs '08, violoncello
Chopin - Andante spianato & Grande Polonaise, Op.22; Monica Slinkard '06, piano
Larsson - Concertino for Trombone and Strings; Matt Petit '08, trombone
Lauridsen - Lux Aeterna; featuring the Davidson College Concert Choir

January 27, 2006
Mozart - Requiem

November 15, 2005
Jaernefelt - Prelude
Merikanto - Romance
R. Strauss - Nocturne, Op. 44, No.1; Diane Thornton, contralto
Sibelius - Symphony No. 7 in C Major

October 5, 2005
Nielsen - Helios Overture
Beethoven - Symphony No.7

April 20, 2005
Vaughan Williams - Overture to the Wasps
Ibert - Divertissement
Wagner - Prelude to Act III from Lohengrin
Hanson - Rhythmic Variations on Two Ancient Hymns
Debussy - Petite Suite

February 22, 2005
Mozart - Concerto for Horn in D Major, K.412; Will Winter '07, horn
Barber - Concerto for Violin and Orchestra, Op.14, Allegro; Kristy Marynak '05, violin
Cimarosa - Concerto for Two Flutes in G Major, Allegro; Kate Minogue '05 & Susan Ripper '05, flute
Copland - Four Dance Episodes from Rodeo

November 16, 2004
Corigliano - Voyage
Dvorak - Symphony No. 9 in E Minor from "From the New World"

October 6, 2004
Schubert - Overture to Rosamunde, D.644
Mussorgsky - Night on Bald Mountain
Grieg - Peer Gynt

April 20, 2004
Haydn - Symphony No. 45 in F-sharp Minor from "Farewell"
Bartók - Rumanian Folk Dances
Honegger - Pastorale d'été
Tchaikovsky - Slavonic March, Op.31

February 26, 2004
Sibelius - Two Serenades, Op.69; Brian Conaway '06, violin
Bach - Concerto for Two Violins in D Minor, BWV 1043; Susan Stroebel '04 & Lee Ballard '07, violin
de Falla - The Three Cornered Hat, Suite No.2

December 2, 2003
Rimsky-Korsakov - May Night Overture
Sibelius - Romance in C Major, Op.42
Mendelssohn - Symphony No. 5 in D Major from "Reformation", Op.107

October 30, 2003
Beethoven - Music for Goethe's tragedy "Egmont," Op.84
Mozart - Divertimento for Strings in F Major, K.138
Ravel - Ma mere l'oye
Respighi - I pini di Roma