Concert Archive

2016-2017 Season


JULY/AUGUST 2016: THE RAVINIA FESTIVAL
ASSOCIATE CONDUCTOR for the CHICAGO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA RESIDENCY
Highland Park, IL

Highlights: MAHLER SYMPHONY #2 – James Levine, conductor
(OFF STAGE BANDA CONDUCTOR)

Chicago Tribune Lifestyles Blog

SEPTEMBER 17, 2016: PEORIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Civic Center Theater (Peoria, IL)

RAMSEY LEWIS: CONCERTO FOR JAZZ TRIO AND ORCHESTRA
CLASSICAL WORKS: TBA:
JAZZ WORKS: TBA

Ramsey Lewis, piano
Ramsey Lewis Quartet

 

SEPTEMBER 24 & 25, 2016: OJESP: ORQUESTRA JOVEM DO ESTADO
SALA SAO PAULO (Sao Paulo, Brazil)
THEATRO POLYTEAMA (Jundiai, Brazil)

JOHN ADAMS: SHORT RIDE IN A FAST MACHINE
AARON COPLAND: APPALACHIAN SPRING
MAX BRUCH: VIOLIN CONCERTO NO. 1 in G MINOR
Catherine Cho, violin
LEONARD BERNSTEIN: SYMPHONY #1 “JEREMIAH”
Naomi O’Connell, mezzo soprano

 

OCTOBER 22, 2016: PEORIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Grace Presbyterian Hall (Peoria, IL)

FELIX MENDELSSOHN: HEBRIDES OVERTURE
LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN: PIANO CONCERTO #1
Harmony Zhu, piano
WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART: SYMPHONY NO. 40 IN G MINOR

 

NOVEMBER 19, 2016: PEORIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Civic Center Theater (Peoria, IL)

MIKHAIL GLINKA: RUSLAN AND LUDMILLA OVERTURE
DIMITRI SHOSTAKOVICH: CELLO CONCERTO NO. 1
Richard Hirschl, cello
PETER ILYICH TCHAIKOVSKY: SYMPHONY NO. 4 in F MINOR

 

JANUARY 22, 2017: PEORIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Civic Center Theater (Peoria, IL)

GERSHWIN’S MAGIC KEY
Classical Kids LIve!
GEORGE GERSHWIN: RHAPSODY in BLUE
Will Martin, piano
GEORGE GERSHWIN: AN AMERICAN in PARIS

 

FEBRUARY 11, 2017: PEORIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Civic Center Theater (Peoria, IL)

RICHARD RODGERS/OSCAR HAMMERSTEIN II: SOUTH PACIFIC OVERTURE
GEORGE GERSHWIN: THE MAN I LOVE
Sylvia McNair, soprano
GEORGE GERSHWIN: ‘S WONDERFUL
Sylvia McNair, soprano/Kevin Cole, piano
GEORGE GERSHWIN: CONCERTO in F
Kevin Cole, piano
JEROME KERN: JEROME KERN MEDLEY
Kevin Cole, piano
COLE PORTER: SO IN LOVE
Sylvia McNair, soprano
FREDERICK LOEWE/ALAN JAY LERNER: I COULD HAVE DANCED ALL NIGHT
Sylvia McNair, soprano
COLE PORTER: EV’RYTIME WE SAY GOODBYE
Sylvia McNair, soprano

 

MARCH 11, 2017: PEORIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Civic Center Theater (Peoria, IL)

JOAQUIN TURINA: DANCES FANTASTICAS
MANUEL DE FALLA: NIGHTS IN THE GARDENS OF SPAIN
Jorge Federico Osorio, piano
MAURICE RAVEL: PIANO CONCERTO FOR THE LEFT HAND
Jorge Federico Osorio, piano
MANUEL DE FALLA: THREE CORNERED HAT

 

APRIL 29, 2017: PEORIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Civic Center Theater (Peoria, IL)

JOHANNES BRAHMS: VIOLIN CONCERTO in D MAJOR
Arnaud Sussmann, violin
LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN: SYMPHONY #3 IN E-FLAT MAJOR, “EROICA”

 

MAY 7-9, 2017: SOUTH CAROLINA GOVERNOR’S SCHOOL for the ARTS and HUMANITIES
Residency (Greenville, SC)

GIOACHINO ROSSINI: WILLIAM TELL OVERTURE
GEORGES BIZET: SYMPHONY IN C

 

MAY 20, 2017: JUILLIARD PRE-COLLEGE ORCHESTRA
Peter Jay Sharp Theater (New York, NY)

CHRISTOPHER THEOFANIDIS: AS DANCING IS TO ARCHITECTURE
PAUL DUKAS: THE SORCERER’S APPRENTICE
PETER ILYICH TCHAIKOVSKY:  VARIATIONS ON A ROCOCO THEME
soloist TBD
JOHANNES BRAHMS: SYMPHONY #2 IN D MAJOR

 

JUNE 3, 2017: PEORIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Shrine Mosque Theater (Peoria, IL)

ANTONIO VIVALDI: CONCERTO FOR TWO VIOLINS in A MINOR
Francesca Anderegg & George Stelluto, violin
JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH: CANTATA #51 JAUCHZET GOTT IN ALLEN LANDEN
Josefien Stoppelenburg, soprano
GEORG FRIDERICH HANDEL: GLORIA in B-FLAT MAJOR
Josefien Stoppelenburg, soprano
JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH: ORCHESTRAL SUITE #3

 

2015-2016 Season

 

SEPTEMBER 06, 2015: PEORIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Peoria River Front Park (Peoria, IL)

“SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE”

NATIONAL ANTHEM
SOUSA: WASHINGTON POST MARCH
ROSSINI: ITALIAN IN ALGIERS OVERTURE
KERN/HAMMERSTEIN: CAN’T HELP LOVIN’ DAT MAN
BERNSTEIN: GLITTER AND BE GAY
Marisa Buchheit, vocalist
BERNSTEIN: WEST SIDE STORY SYMPHONIC DANCES
COPLAND: FANFARE FOR THE COMMON MAN
COHEN: HALLELUJAH
GUNS AND ROSES: SWEET CHILD OF MINE
Marisa Buchheit, vocalist
MUSSORGSKY: NIGHT ON BALD MOUNTAIN
ELGAR: POMP AND CIRCUMSTANCE MARCH #1
TRADITIONAL: AMERICA THE BEAUTIFUL
SOUSA: SEMPER FIDELIS MARCH

 

SEPTEMBER 19, 2015: PEORIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Civic Center Theater (Peoria, IL)

EDWARD JOSEPH COLLINS: MARDI GRAS
JOHN CORIGLIANO: RED VIOLIN CHIACONNE
Charles Yang, violin
IGOR STRAVINSKY: PETRUSHKA

 

OCTOBER 17, 2015: PEORIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Civic Center Theater (Peoria, IL)

AUDRA MCDONALD

 

NOVEMBER 21, 2015: PEORIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Civic Center Theater (Peoria, IL)

GIUSEPPE VERDI: LA FORZA DEL DESTINO OVERTURE
IGOR STRAVINSKY: FIREBIRD (1919)
ANTONIN DVORAK: CELLO CONCERTO
Brinton Smith, cello

 

DECEMBER 19, 2015: JUILLIARD PRE-COLLEGE ORCHESTRA
Peter Jay Sharp Theater (New York, NY)

MIKHAIL GLINKA: RUSSLAN AND LUDMILLA OVERTURE
SERGEI PROKOFIEV: PIANO CONCERTO #3 IN C, OPUS 26
Derek Wang, piano
SERGEI RACHMANINOFF: SYMPHONIC DANCES, OPUS 45

 

JANUARY 24, 2016: PEORIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Civic Center Theater (Peoria, IL)

MODEST MUSSORGSKY: NIGHT ON BALD MOUNTAIN
CAMILLE SAINT-SAENS: DANSE MACABRE
PIOTR I. TCHAIKOWSKY: SLEEPING BEAUTY
PAUL DUKAS: SORCERER’S APPRENTICE
CAMILLE SAINT SAENS: CARNIVAL OF THE ANIMALS
Kim Pereira, narrator – Ogden Nash Text

 

FEBRUARY 13, 2016: PEORIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Civic Center Theater (Peoria, IL)

GIOACHINO ROSSINI: ITALIAN IN ALGIERS OVERTURE
JEROME KERN/OSCAR HAMMERSTEIN II: CAN’T HELP LOVIN’ DAT MAN
LEONARD BERNSTEIN: GLITTER AND BE GAY
Marisa Buchheit, vocalist - Other Arias and Songs TBD
SERGEI RACHMANINOFF: SYMPHONY #2 IN E MINOR, OPUS 27
MAURICE RAVEL: BOLERO

 

FEBRUARY 27, 2016: JUILLIARD PRE-COLLEGE ORCHESTRA
Peter Jay Sharp Theater (New York, NY)

CHARLES IVES: CENTRAL PARK IN THE DARK
CONCERTO: TBD
MAURICE RAVEL: ALBORADA DEL GRAZIOSO
OTTORINO RESPIGHI: PINES OF ROME

 

MARCH 12, 2016: PEORIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Grace Presbyterian Hall (Peoria, IL)

MOZART: COSI FAN TUTTE
Jullianne Olson, Fiordiligi
Veronica Jensen, Dorabella
Allyson Herman, Despina
Nathaniel Olson, Guglielmo
Chad Cygan, Ferrando
Robert Mello, Don Alfonso
Noby Ishida, harpsichord

 

APRIL 16, 2016: PEORIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Civic Center Theater (Peoria, IL)

GEORGE ANTHEIL: JAZZ SYMPHONY
AARON COPLAND: MUSIC FOR THE THEATER
LEONARD BERNSTEIN: SYMPHONY #2 “Age of Anxiety”
Tengku Irfan, piano

 

MAY 07, 2016: PEORIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Grace Presbyterian Hall (Peoria, IL)

MALCOM ARNOLD: SWEENEY TODD (American Premiere)
PAUL MCCARTNEY: SPIRAL
RALPH VAUGHAN-WILLIAMS: OBOE CONCERTO
Nicholas Stovall, oboe
EDWARD ELGAR: ENIGMA VARIATIONS

 

MAY 21, 2016: JUILLIARD PRE-COLLEGE ORCHESTRA
Peter Jay Sharp Theater (New York, NY)

JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH: BRANDENBURG CONCERTO #4
IGOR STRAVINSKY: SONG OF THE NIGHTENGALE
FRANZ JOSEPH HAYDN: MISSA IN TEMPORE BELLI

 

2014-2015 Season

 

SEPTEMBER 06, 2014: PEORIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Peoria River Front Park (Peoria, IL)

SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE

 

SEPTEMBER 20, 2014: PEORIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Civic Center Theater (Peoria, IL)

ANTONIN DVORAK: VIOLIN CONCERTO
Sarah Chang, violin
JOHANNES BRAHMS: SYMPHONY #1 IN C MINOR, Op. 68

 

OCTOBER 18, 2014: PEORIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Civic Center Theater (Peoria, IL)

TCHAIKOVSKY: ROMEO AND JULIET
BERLIOZ: ROMEO AND JULIET (SELECTIONS)
PROKOFIEV: ROMEO AND JULIET

 

NOVEMBER 22, 2014: PEORIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Civic Center Theater (Peoria, IL)

RALPH VAUGH WILLIAMS: THE LARK ASCENDING
Marcia Henry Liebenow, violin
JOHN WILLIAMS: FIVE SACRED TREES
Michael Dicker, bassoon
JEAN SIBELIUS: SYMPHONY #5

 

DECEMBER 20, 2014: JUILLIARD PRE-COLLEGE SYMPHONY
Peter Jay Sharp Theater (New York, NY)

GIOACHINO ROSSINI: BARBER OF SEVILLE OVERTURE
HENRYK WIENAWSKI: VIOLIN CONCERTO #2 IN D MINOR
soloist TBD
CESAR FRANCK: SYMPHONY IN D MINOR

 

JANUARY 19, 2015: PEORIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Grace Presbyterian Hall (Peoria, IL)

TOMASO ALBINONI: SONATA FOR STRINGS AND TRUMPET
Rachel Serber, trumpet
NINO ROTA: CONCERTO FOR TROMBONE
Mark Babbitt, trombone
ANTONIO VIVALDI: CONCERTO FOR FLUTE IN G
John McMurtery, flute
ARCANGELO CORELLI: CONCERTO GROSSO, Op. 8, No. 6
OTTORINO RESPHIGI: TRITICO BOTTICELLIANO

 

FEBRUARY 14, 2015: PEORIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Civic Center Theater (Peoria, IL)

VALENTINE’S DAY CONCERT w/ QUARTETTO GELATO

 

FEBRUARY 17, 19, 20, 24, & 26, 2015: NEW YORK OPERA COOPERATIVE
NEW YORK, NY   http://www.operacooperative.org/

WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART: COSI FAN TUTTE

 

FEBRUARY 28, 2015: JUILLIARD PRE-COLLEGE SYMPHONY
Peter Jay Sharp Theater (New York, NY)

WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART: ABDUCTION FROM THE SERAGLIO OVERTURE
FRANCIS POULENC: CONCERTO FOR TWO PIANOS
soloists TBD
ARTHUR HONEGGER: PACIFIC 231
LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN: SYMPHONY #2 IN D, Op. 36

 

MARCH 14, 2015: PEORIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Grace Presbyterian Hall (Peoria, IL)

ANTONIO SALIERI: LA GROTTA DI TROFFONIO
Rachel Serber, trumpet
WOLFGANG A. MOZART: SINFONIA CONCERTANTE, K297b
James Riggs, oboe
Roger Garrett, clarinet
Michael Dicker, bassoon
Amy Kreuger, horn
LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN: SYMPHONY #2 IN D, Op. 36

 

APRIL 18, 2015: PEORIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Civic Center Theater (Peoria, IL)

GERSHWIN’S MAGIC KEY
Classical Kids Live Soft Opening

 

APRIL 19, 2015: PEORIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Civic Center Theater (Peoria, IL)

MATINEE AT THE MOVIES

 

MAY 09, 2015: PEORIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Civic Center Theater (Peoria, IL)

GUSTAV MAHER: SYMPHONY NO. 7

 

MAY 23, 2015: JUILLIARD PRE-COLLEGE SYMPHONY
Peter Jay Sharp Theater (New York, NY)

JOHANNES BRAHMS: TRAGIC OVERTURE
VICTOR HERBERT: CELLO CONCERTO #2 IN D MINOR
soloist TBD
THOMAS CANNING: FANTASY ON A THEME BY JUSTIN MORGAN
DMITRY SHOSTAKOVICH: SYMPHONY NO. 6 in B MINOR, op. 54

2013-2014 Season

 

SEPTEMBER 14, 2013: GURI ORCHESTRA
Sao Paulo, Brazil

LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN: CORIOLAN OVERTURE
SERGE KOUSSEVITSY: BASS CONCERTO
PETER I. TCHAIKOVSKY: SWAN LAKE SUITE

 

SEPTEMBER 28, 2013: PEORIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Civic Center Theater (Peoria, IL)

RICHARD WAGNER: FLYING DUTCHMAN OVERTURE
SERGEI RACHMANINOFF: RAPHSODIE ON A THEME of PAGANINI
Olga Kern, piano
CLAUDE DEBUSSY: PRELUDE TO AN AFTERNOON OF A FAUNE
RICHARD STRAUSS: DEATH AND TRANSFIGURATION

 

OCTOBER 19, 2013: PEORIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Civic Center Theater (Peoria, IL)

PETER I. TCHAIKOVSKY: OVERTURE ON THE DANISH NATIONAL ANTHEM*
PETER I. TCHAIKOVSKY: VIOLIN CONCERTO #2 in D
Charles Yang, violin
ARMAND RANJBARAN/YANG: COVERS: CONCERTO FOR POPULAR CULTURE**
Charles Yang, violin
PETER I. TCHAIKOVSKY: SYMPHONY #2

* Illinois Premiere
**World Premiere – PSO Commission

 

NOVEMBER 9, 2013: PEORIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Grace Presbyterian Hall (Peoria, IL)

GABRIEL FAURE: MASQUES et BERGAMASQUES
CLAUDE DEBUSSY: DANSES SACRED et PROFANE
Nicole Luchs, harp
GOSTA NYSTROEM: CONECRTO for VIOLA*
Katherine Lewis, viola
WOLFGANG A. MOZART: SYMPHONY #31 “PARIS”
MAURICE RAVEL: MOTHER GOOSE SUITE

*American Premiere

 

DECEMBER 21, 2013: JUILLIARD PRE-COLLEGE SYMPHONY
Peter Jay Sharp Theater (New York, NY)

PETER I. TCHAIKOVSKY: OVERTURE ON THE DANISH NATIONAL ANTHEM
NICOLO PAGANINI: VIOLIN CONCERTO #1 IN D
JEAN SIBELIUS: SYMPHONY #3 in C MAJOR, op 52

 

JANUARY 19, 2014: PEORIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Civic Center Theater (Peoria, IL)

MATINEE AT THE MOVIES

 

FEBRUARY 14, 2014: PEORIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Civic Center Theater (Peoria, IL)

ROMANCE: VALENTINE’S DAY CONCERT

 

MARCH 01, 2014: JUILLIARD PRE-COLLEGE SYMPHONY
Peter Jay Sharp Theater (New York, NY)

ANTONIN DVOŘÁK: CARNIVAL OVERTURE, Op. 92
SERGEI RACHMANINOFF: RAPHSODIE ON A THEME of PAGANINI
Tiffany Poon, piano
DARIUS MILHAUD: SAUSADES DO BRASIL Op. 67
WOLFGANG A. MOZART: SYMPHONY #41 IN C MAJOR, K. 551 (“Jupiter”)

 

MARCH 15, 2014: PEORIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Grace Presbyterian Hall (Peoria, IL)

GEORGE FRIDERICH HANDEL: ALEXANDER’S FEAST – CONCERTO GROSSO
ANTONIO VIVALDI: THE FOUR SEASONS
Paul Kantor, violin
NORMAN DELLO JOIO: MEDITATIONS ON ECCLESIASTES*

*Illinois Premiere

APRIL 12, 2014: PEORIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Civic Center Theater (Peoria, IL)

AARON COPLAND: MUSIC FOR MOVIES
AARON COPLAND: OLD AMERICAN SONGS – BOOK 1
Nathaniel Olson, baritone
LEONARD BERNSTEIN: THREE DANCE EPISODES from ON THE TOWN
BELA FLECK: CONCERTO for BANJO and ORCHESTRA*
Bela Fleck, banjo

*World Premiere – Chamber Orchestra Version

MAY 11, 2014: PEORIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Civic Center Theater (Peoria, IL)

WOLFGANG A. MOZART: MAGIC FLUTE OVERTURE
WOLFGANG A. MOZART: HORN CONCERTO #2
Jeff Nelsen, horn
SELECTED OPERA ARIAS W/ Nina Yoshida Nelsen
DVORAK: SYMPHONY #8

 

MAY 24, 2014: JUILLIARD PRE-COLLEGE SYMPHONY
Peter Jay Sharp Theater (New York, NY)

AARON COPLAND: AN OUTDOOR OVERTURE
GABRIEL PIERNE: KONZERTSTUCK, Op. 39
SERGEI PROKOFIEV: CINDERELLA

 

JUNE 1 & 2, 2014: GURI ORCHESTRA
Sao Paulo, Brazil

PAUL DUKAS: LA PERI FANFARE
GIOVANNI GABRIELLI: SONATE PIAN E FORTE
REINECKE: OCTET FOR WINDS, Op. 216
GEORGE FRIDERICH HANDEL: CONCERTO GROSSO IN C MINOR
DARIUS MILHAUD: SAUSADES DO BRASIL
GEORGES BIZET: CARMEN SUITE SELECTIONS

 

JUNE 15, 2014: EMESP: ORQUESTRA JOVEM DO ESTADO
SALA SAO PAULO (Sao Paulo, Brazil)

SAMUEL BARBER: FIRST ESSAY for ORCHESTRA
SERGEI PROKOFIEV: SINFONIA CONCERTANTE
Marc Coppey, cello
JOHANNES BRAHMS: SYMPHONY #1 IN C MINOR, Op. 68

 

AUGUST 2, 2014: RAVINIA FESTIVAL
RAVINIA PAVILLION (Highland Park, IL)

MOZART’S MAGNIFICENT VOYAGE

 

 

2012-2013 Season

 

JANUARY 14, 2012: PEORIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Grace Presbyterian Hall (Peoria, IL)

STEPHEN HEINEMANN: METROPASSACAGLIA
KURT WEILL: SYMPHONY #2
JOHANNES BRAHMS: DOUBLE CONCERTO
David Taylor, violin
Richard Hirschl, cello

 

FEBRUARY 14, 2012: PEORIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Civic Center Theater (Peoria, IL)

GEORGE GERSHWIN: AMERICAN IN PARIS
GEORGE GERSHWIN: SELECTED PIANO WORKS
Richard Kogan, piano
GEORGE GERSHWIN: LULLABY
GEORGE GERSHWIN: SELECTED SONGS
Linden Christ, soprano
GEORGE GERSHWIN: RHAPSODY IN BLUE
Richard Kogan, piano

 

FEBRUARY 18, 2012: PEORIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Civic Center Theater (Peoria, IL)

JOHANNES BRAHMS: ACADEMIC FESTIVAL OVERTURE
with the Central Illinois Youth Symphony
ALEXANDER ARUTIUNIAN: CONCERTO FOR TRUMPET
Jeffrey Holbrook, trumpet
GUSTAV MAHLER: SYMPHONY #1 in D MAJOR

 

FEBRUARY 25, 2012: JUILLIARD PRE-COLLEGE SYMPHONY
Peter Jay Sharp Theater (New York, NY)

RICHARD STRAUSS: SERENADE FOR WINDS in E FLAT, op 7
BELA BARTOK: DIVERTIMENTO FOR STRINGS
FELIX MENDELSSOHN: PIANO CONCERTO #2 in D MAJOR, op 40
Clayton Stephenson, piano
GEORGE GERSHWIN: AMERICAN IN PARIS

 

MARCH 13, 2012: PEORIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Civic Center Theater (Peoria, IL)

CARLOS CHAVEZ: PAISAJES MEXICANOS
SHIRISH KORDE: SVARA-YANTRA
Marcia Henry Liebenow, violin
Manpreet Bedi, tabla
CHEN YI: PIANO CONCERTO
Qi Xu piano
FLORENCE BEATRICE PRICE: SYMPHONY in E MINOR

 

MARCH 29, 2012: THE JUILLIARD ORCHESTRA
Alice Tully Hall (New York, NY)

GEORGE WALKER: ELEGY
ROBERT SCHUMANN: CELLO CONCERTO in A MINOR, op 129
Jiyoung Lee, cello
LUWIG VAN BEETHOVEN: SYMPHONY #4 in B-FLAT MAJOR, op 60

 

APRIL 21, 2012: PEORIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Grace Presbyterian Hall (Peoria, IL)

LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN: MISSA SOLEMNIS, op 123
Heather Youngquist, soprano
Ann Sauder, mezzo-soprano
Kevin Ray, tenor
Evan Boyer, bass
Bradley University Chorale
Bradley Community Chorus
Illinois State University Choir
Millikin University Choir

 

MAY 13, 2012: NEW YORK YOUTH SYMPHONY
Queens College (New York, NY)

ELIZABETH KELLY: ON THE HUNT (world premiere)
Genghis Barbie
GUSTAV MAHLER: SYMPHONY #5

 

MAY 26, 2012: JUILLIARD PRE-COLLEGE SYMPHONY
Peter Jay Sharp Theater (New York, NY)

RICHARD WAGNER: REINZI OVERTURE
LUIGI BOCCHERINI: CONCERTO FOR BASS
William McGregor, bass
GIOVANNI GABRIELI: CANZONA FOR BRASS
PETER I. TCHAIKOVSKY: SWAN LAKE

 

JUNE 4-10, 2012: ESCUELA SUPERIOR de MUSICA
Mexico City, Mexico 

WORK WITH THE CONSERVATORY ORCHESTRA

 

JULY 7, 2012: RAVINIA FESTIVAL
Elgin Youth Symphony in Highland Park, IL (New York, NY)

BEETHOVEN LIVES UPSTAIRS

 

JULY 16 & 18, 2012: GURI ORCHESTRA
Sao Paulo, Brazil

JEAN SIBELIUS: FINLANDIA
GEORGES BIZET: L’ARLESIENNE SUITE #2
LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN: SYMPHONY #1 in C MAJOR, op 21

 

SEPTEMBER 22, 2012: PEORIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Civic Center Theater (Peoria, IL)

BROADWAY TONIGHT!
Ashley Brown, soprano

with: Jason Morris, Timothy Stanley, Kevin McClelland, John Huerta, Bob Parkurst
Dan Challacombe, Kristin Lelm, Carmen McArthy, Katie McLuckie

(selections from)
WEST SIDE STORY
DISNEY SUITE
A CHORUS LINE
GREEN DAY
JERSEY BOYS
SWEENY TODD
PHANTOM
BEAUTY AND THE BEAST

 

OCTOBER 13, 2012: PEORIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Civic Center Theater (Peoria, IL)

GIOACHINO ROSSINI: WILLIAM TELL OVERTURE
SERGEI PROKOFIEV: VIOLIN CONCERTO #2 in G MINOR
Anna Lee, violin
PETER I. TCHAIKOVSKY: SYMPHONY #5

 

OCTOBER 22, 2012: AMERICAN BRASS QUINTET
Paul Hall, The Juilliard School (New York, NY)

INGRAM MARSHALL: FOG TROPES FOR 6 BRASS AND TAPE
ROBERT STARER: SERENADE FOR ELEVEN BRASS

 

NOVEMBER 1-3, 2012: BEYOND THE MACHINE 13.0 “eVirtuosos”
Music Technology Center – The Juilliard School (New York, NY)

NEIL ROLNICK: WORK TBA (world premiere)
MAX GRAFE: PARTHENOGENESIS FOR PIANO AND ELECTRONICS
NEIL ROLNICK: CONCERTO FOR VIOLIN, CHAMBER ENSEMBLE, & ELECTRONICS
Andrea Jarrett, violin

 

NOVEMBER 10, 2012: PEORIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Civic Center Theater (Peoria, IL)

AARON COPLAND: FANFARE FOR THE COMMON MAN
GUSTAV HOLST: THE PLANETS – with film

 

NOVEMBER 30, 2012: PEORIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Grace Presbyterian Hall(Peoria, IL)

JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH: BRANDENBURG CONCERTO #2
PAUL HINDEMITH: SUITE OF FRENCH DANCES
GEORGE F. HANDEL: WATER MUSIC
IGOR STRAVINSKY: PULCINELLA SUITE

 

DECEMBER 22, 2012: JUILLIARD PRE-COLLEGE SYMPHONY
Peter Jay Sharp Theater (New York, NY)

JOHN CORIGLIANO: GAZEBO DANCES
BELA BARTOK: MUSIC FOR STRINGS, PERCUSSION, AND CELESTA
LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN: SYMPHONY #5 in C MINOR, op 67

 

 

FEBRUARY 09, 2013: PEORIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Civic Center Theater (Peoria, IL)

GEORGE GERSHWIN: CUBAN OVERTURE
GEORGE GERSHWIN: SECOND RHAPSODY
GEORGE GERSHWIN: CONCERTO IN F
Jade Simmons, piano
MAURICE RAVEL: BOLERO

 

MARCH 02, 2013: PEORIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Civic Center Theater (Peoria, IL)

GIOACHINO ROSSINI: BARBER OF SEVILLE OVERTURE
JACQUES IBERT: CONCERTO FOR FLUTE
Kyle Dzapo, flute
MAURICE RAVEL: LE TOMBEAU DE COUPERIN
WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART: SYMPHONY #38 “PRAGUE”

 

APRIL 3-6, 2013: JUILLIARD ORCHESTRA w/ JUILLIARD DANCE
Peter Jay Sharp Theater (New York, NY)

EDWARD ELGAR: ELEGY
EDWARD ELGAR: SERENADE FOR STRINGS

 

APRIL 13, 2013: PEORIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Civic Center Theater (Peoria, IL)

LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN: SYMPHONY #5 in C MINOR, op 67
LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN: PIANO CONCERTO #5 in E-FLAT MAJOR, Op. 73
Andre Watts, piano

 

MAY 11, 2013: PEORIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Grace Presbyterian Hall (Peoria, IL)

WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART: DON GIOVANNI OVERTURE
LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN: AH PERFIDO, Op.65
WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART: A QUESTO SENO, DEH! VIENI
GUSTAV MAHLER: SYMPHONY #4
Kara Shay Thomson, soprano

 

MAY 25, 2013: JUILLIARD PRE-COLLEGE SYMPHONY
Peter Jay Sharp Theater (New York, NY)

GIOACHINO ROSSINI: LA CENERENTOLA OVERTURE
CAMILLE SAINT-SAËNS: CONCERTO IN A MINOR, Op. 33
IGOR STRAVINSKY: FIREBIRD (1945)

 

AUGUST 9, 2013: RAVINIA FESTIVAL
RAVINIA PAVILLION (Highland Park, IL)

TCHAIKOVSKY IN AMERICA

 

 

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