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JoAnn Falletta

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2019   Jan   Feb   Mar   Apr   May   Jun  
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2020   Jan   Feb   Mar   Apr   May  
 
  Past Seasons  
JoAnn Falletta in Concert, by Gloria Coker
Painting by Gloria Coker
 
September 2018
Sept   2
National Symphony
Hailstork, A: Amazing Grace  
Larsen, L: Deep Summer Music
Holland, J: Equality
Price, F: Symphony No. 3 (third movement)
Bolcom, W: Lyric for Flute (Waltz Clogg movement)
Copland: Excerpts from Rodeo
Pryor, A: Blue Bells of Scotland
Shenandoah (arr. Carmen Dragon)
Williams, J: Hooray for Hollywood
Aaron Goldman, flute
Craig Mulcahy, trombone
Sept   15
Buffalo Philharmonic
Thomas Hampson, Gala artist
Mahler: Des Knaben Wnderhorn (excerpts)  
Copland: Old American Song Books (excerpts)
Beethoven: Symphony No. 9
Deborah Selig, soprano
Blythe Gaissert, mezzo soprano
Andrew Skoog, tenor
Kevin Deas, baritone
Buffalo Philharmonic Chorus
Sept   21-23
Virginia Symphony
Brahms: Academic Festival Overture  
Elfman, D: Violin Concerto
Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition (arr. Ravel)
Sandy Cameron, violin
Sept   29, 30
Buffalo Philharmonic
Tsontakis, G: May the River be Unbroken  
Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto No. 1
Prokofiev: Symphony No. 5
Hye Jin Kim, piano
 
October 2018
Oct   6, 7
Symphony Silicon Valley
Barber: School for Scandal Overture  
Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet excerpts
Sibelius: Symphony No. 5
Oct   12, 13
Buffalo Philharmonic
Paterson, R: Dark Mountain  
Barber: Violin Concerto
Rachmaninoff: Symphony No. 3
Paul Huang, violin
Oct   18, 20, 21
Virginia Symphony
Tailleferre: Ouverture  
Mathieu: Piano Concerto No. 4
Poulenc: Gloria
Ravel: Bolero
Alain Lefevre, piano
Anna Feucht, soprano
Oct   27, 28
Hawai‘i Symphony
Hindemith: Symphonic Metamorphosis
      on Themes by Carl Maria von Weber
Barber: Violin Concerto
Rachmaninoff: Symphony No. 3
Bella Hristova, violin
 
November 2018
Nov   2, 3
Calgary Philharmonic
Ginastera: Variaciones Concertantes  
Rodrigo: Concierto de Aranjuez
Debussy: Iberia
Rimsky-Korsakov: Capriccio Espagnol
Petrit Ceku, guitar
Nov   10, 11
Hawai’i Symphony
Smetana: Overture to the Bartered Bride  
Dvorak: Cello Concerto
Suk: Fairy Tale Suite (Pohadka)
Mark Votapec, cello
Nov   16, 17
Buffalo Philharmonic
Tower, J: Fanfare for the Uncommon Woman  
Tower, J: Tambor
Mills: Concerto for Rock Band, Violin and String Orchestra
Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition (arr. Ravel)
Bobby McDuffie, violin
Michael Mills, bass and keyboard
Nov   30
Virginia Symphony
Glazunov: Winter from the Seasons  
Tchaikovsky: Variations on a Rococo Theme
Faure: Elergy
Sibelius: Symphony No. 5
Tchaikovsky: Pas de deux from the Nutcracker
Julian Schwarz, cello
 
December 2018
Dec   2
Virginia Symphony
Glazunov: Winter from the Seasons  
Tchaikovsky: Variations on a Rococo Theme
Faure: Elergy
Sibelius: Symphony No. 5
Tchaikovsky: Pas de deux from the Nutcracker
Julian Schwarz, cello
Dec   7, 8
Buffalo Philharmonic
Classical Christmas  
Dec   13-15
Virginia Symphony
Handel: Messiah  
Amy Owens, soprano
Chrystal Williams, mezzo-soprano
Gene Stenger, tenor
Kevin Deas, bass
 
January 2019
Jan   5, 6
Hawai i Symphony
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 2  
Beethoven: Symphony No. 9 (Chorale)
Yefim Bronfman, piano
SATB, TBD
Oahu Choral Society (Esther Yoo, music director)
Jan   19
Netherlands Radio Philharmonic
Debussy: Afternoon of a Faun  
Andriessen, L: Agamemnon
Chin, Unsuk: Le chant des enfants des etoiles
Netherlands Radio Choir
Jan   26, 27
Buffalo Philharmonic
Mozart: Overture to The Impressario  
Mozart: Sinfonia Concertante for Winds
Mozart: Symphony No. 40
William Amstel, clarinet
Glenn Einschlag, bassoon
Jacek Muzyk, horn
Henry Ward, oboe
 
February 2019
Feb   1, 2
Karol Szymanowski Philharmonic
(Krakow, Poland)
Copland: El Salon Mexcio  
Weinberg: Cello Concerto
Zemlinsky: Die Seejungfrau (The Mermaid)
Marcin Zdunik, cello
Feb   7
Norlands Operan Orchestra
(Umea, Sweden)
Andersson, Tommy: Death in Venice  
Mahler: Ruckert Leader
Ligeti, G: Concert Romanesc
Weiner: Hungarian Folk Song Suite
Michael Weinius, tenor
Feb   15, 16
Buffalo Philharmonic
Scriabin: Poem of Ecstasy  
Holst: The Planets
Feb   21
Norlands Operan Orchestra
(Umea, Sweden)
Tarrodi, Andrea: Camelopardalis  
Walton: Violin Concerto
Stenhammar: Symphony No. 2
Alexander Kagan, violin
Feb   23
Norlands Operan Orchestra
(Stockholm, Sweden)
Tarrodi, Andrea: Camelopardalis  
Walton: Violin Concerto
Stenhammar: Symphony No. 2
Alexander Kagan, violin
Feb   24
Norlands Operan Orchestra
(Sundsvall, Sweden)
Tarrodi, Andrea: Camelopardalis  
Walton: Violin Concerto
Stenhammar: Symphony No. 2
Alexander Kagan, violin
 
March 2019
Mar   2, 3
Buffalo Philharmonic
Tailleferre: Ouverture  
Schmitt: Musique sur l‘eau
Schmitt: La Tragedie de Salome
Brahms: Violin Concerto
Susan Platts, mezzo-soprano
Sarah Chang, violin
Mar   9, 10
Virginia Symphony
Bantock: Kishmul‘s Galley  
Grieg: Piano Concerto
Prokofiev: Symphony No. 5
Jeffrey Biegel, piano
Mar   15, 16
Virginia Symphony
Brahms: Variations on a Theme by Haydn  
Mozart: Concerto for Flute, Harp and Orchestra
Puccini: Chrysanthemums
Stravinsky: Pulcinella Suite
Debbie Wendells-Cross, flute
Barbara Chapman, harp
Mar   23, 24
Buffalo Philharmonic
Borodin: Overture to Prince Igor  
Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet (excerpts)
Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 2
Fabio Bidini, piano
Mar   30
Buffalo Philharmonic
Flagler University
(St. Augustine, FL)
Borodin: Overture to Prince Igor  
Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet (excerpts)
Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 2
Fabio Bidini, piano
Mar   31
Buffalo Philharmonic
Peabody Auditorium
(Daytona Beach, FL)
Borodin: Overture to Prince Igor  
Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet (excerpts)
Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 2
Fabio Bidini, piano
 
April 2019
Apr   1
Buffalo Philharmonic
Kravis Center
(West Palm Beach, FL)
Borodin: Overture to Prince Igor  
Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet (excerpts)
Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 2
Fabio Bidini, piano
Apr   3
Buffalo Philharmonic
Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall
(Sarasota, FL)
Borodin: Overture to Prince Igor  
Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet (excerpts)
Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 2
Fabio Bidini, piano
Apr   4
Buffalo Philharmonic
Community Church of Vero Beach
(Vero Beach, FL)
Borodin: Overture to Prince Igor  
Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet (excerpts)
Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 2
Fabio Bidini, piano
Apr   13, 14
Buffalo Philharmonic
Danielpour, Richard: The Passion of Yeshua  
Hila Plitmann, soprano
J‘Nai Bridges, mezzo-soprano
Timothy Fallon, tenor
Matthew Worth, lyric baritone
Kenneth Overton, bass baritone
Buffalo Philharmonic Chorus
Members of the UCLA Chorus
Apr   19, 20
Virginia Symphony
Mahler: Symphony No. 2  
Mary Wilson, soprano
Susan Platts, mezzo-soprano
Virginia Symphony Chorus
Apr   26, 27
Indianapolis Symphony
Kodaly: Dances of Galanta  
Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto
Barber: Symphony No. 1
Elgar: In the South (Alassio)
Kevin Lin, violin
 
May 2019
May   11, 12
Buffalo Philharmonic
Falla: Ritual Fire Dance from El amor brujo  
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 21
Beethoven: Symphony No. 3 (Eroica)
Adam Golka, piano
May   17, 18
Virginia Symphony
Virginia Arts Festival
Schmitt: Suites Nos. 1 and 2 from Antony and Cleopatra  
London Globe Theatre Company
 
June 2019
June   1, 2
Buffalo Philharmonic
Bizet: Carmen (in concert)  
Tamara Gura, Carmen
Kyle van Schoonhoven, Don Jose
Alexandra Deshorties, Michela
Michael J Hawk, Escamillo
Valerian Ruminski, Zuniga
Brandon Mecklenberg, Morales
Lucia Helgren, Frasquita
Amanda Bottoms, Mercedes
James Wright, El Dancairo
James Judd, El Remendado
Buffalo Philharmonic Chorus
June   9
Buffalo Philharmonic
Hartke, Stephen: Pacific Rim  
Clyne, Anna: Within Her Arms
Felder, David: die Daemmerungen (World Premiere)
June   14, 15
Orquesta Filarmonica de Bogota
Vega, Diego: Red Rock  
Strauss, R: Horn Concerto No. 2
Copland: El Salon Mexico
Barber: Symphony No. 1
Jorge Mejia, horn
June   21
Brevard Music Center Orchestra
Tchaikovsky: Excerpts from Swan Lake  
Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 5
Chee-Yun, violin
June   23
Brevard Sinfonia
Hindemith: Symphonic Metamorphoses
      on Themes of Carl Maria von Weber
Daugherty, Michael: ‘Trail of Tears’ Concerto for Flute and Chamber Orchestra
Respighi: Church Windows
Amy Porter, flute
June   30
Sewanee Music Festival
Berlioz: Roman Carnival Overture  
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 5
 
July 2019
July   14
Music in the Mountains
Suk: Fairy Tale Suite (Pohadka)  
Schumann: Konzertstuck for Four Horns and Orchestra
Rimsky-Korsakov: Capriccio Espagnol
Jay Ferree, Nathan Ukens, Matthew Wilson, and Sheryl Hadeka, horns
July   21
Interlochen
World Youth Orchestra
Lindveit, Ryan: Close Up at a Distance  
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 5
July   23
Buffalo Philharmonic
M&T Bank concert
TBD  
July   25
Buffalo Philharmonic
Donor concert
TBD  
July   27
Buffalo Philharmonic
Letchworth State Park
TBD  
July   30
Chautauqua Festival
Gill, Jeremy: Concerto d‘avorio (World Premiere)  
Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition
Orion Weiss and Shai Wosner, pianists
 
August 2019
August   17, 18
Orquesta Sinfonica de Mineria
Ravel: Tombeau de Couperin  
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 5
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 5
Javier Perianes, piano
 
September 2019
September   13-15
Virginia Symphony
Tchaikovsky: Francesca da Rimini  
Rachmaninoff: Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
Ravel: Daphnis and Chloe Suites Nos. 1 and 2
Alexander Gavrylyuk, piano
Virginia Symphony Chorus
September   21
Buffalo Philharmonic
Rossini: Overture to Semiramide  
Saint-Saens: Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso
Liszt: Totentanz for Piano and Orchestra
Dvorak: Symphony No. 8
Tianwa Yang, violin
William Wolfram, piano
September   28, 29
Arkansas Symphony
Ravel: La Valse  
Higdon, Jennifer: Concerto 4-3
Rimsky Korsakov: Scheherazade
Time for Three
 
October 2019
October   5, 6
Buffalo Philharmonic
Felder, David: die Daemmerungen  
Korngold: Violin Concerto
Weber: Invitation to the Dance (orch. Berlioz)
Strauss, R: Suite from Der Rosenkavalier
James Ehnes, violin
October   18, 19
Buffalo Philharmonic
Elfman, Danny: Concerto for Violin and Orchestra (Eleven Eleven)  
Strauss, R: Death and Transfiguration
Strauss, R: Dance of the Seven Veils from Salome
Sandy Cameron, violin
October   26, 27
Symphony Silicon Valley
Boulanger: D‘un soir triste  
Boulanger: D‘un matin de printemps
Avram, David: Double Concerto for Violin and Cello
Rachmaninoff: Symphonic Dances
Robin Mayforth, violin
Evan Kahn, cello
 
November 2019
November   1
RTE National Symphony
Orchestra

(Dublin)
Strauss, R: Don Quixote  
Respighi: Fountains of Rome
Respighi: Pines of Rome
Alban Gerhardt, cello
November   9-11
Württembergische
Philharmonie Reutlingen
Verdi: Overture to Luisa Miller  
Respighi: Concerto Gregoriano
Martucci: Notturno
Elgar: In the South (Alassio)
Edoardo Zosi, violin
November   15, 16
Grand Rapids Symphony
Boulanger: D‘un soir triste  
Boulanger: D‘un matin de printemps
Lalo: Symphonie Espagnol
Prokofiev: Symphony No. 5
Tai Murray, violin
November   21, 23
Rochester Philharmonic
Tailleferre: Overture  
Rouse, Christopher: Flute Concerto
Berlioz: Symphonie Fantastique
Rebecca Gilbert, flute
November   30
Orquesta Sinfonica
de Puerto Rico
Kodaly: Dances of Galanta  
Hindemith: Symphonic Metamorphosis
      on Themes by Carl Maria von Weber
Dvorak: Symphony No. 8
 
December 2019
December   6-8
Sarasota Orchestra
Elgar: In the South (Alassio)  
Bruch: Violin Concerto No. 1
Respighi: Fountains of Rome
Respighi: Roman Festivals
Alexi Kenney, violin
December   13-14
Buffalo Philharmonic
Classical Christmas  
 
January 2020
January   4, 5
Hawai‘i Symphony
Tchaikovsky: Francesca da Rimini  
Beethoven: Symphony No. 9
soprano, alto, tenor, baritone, TBD
Oahu Choral Society
January   10-12
Nashville Symphony
Ravel: La Valse  
Liszt: Piano Concerto No. 1
Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet (excerpts)
Yulianna Avdeeva, piano
January   17-19
Buffalo Philharmonic
Irish Classical Theatre
Mendelssohn: Midsummer Night’s Dream  
January   25, 26
Buffalo Philharmonic
Haydn: Cello Concerto in C  
Mozart: Requiem
Drew Cone, cello
SATB, TBD
Buffalo Philharmonic Chorus
 
February 2020
February   1
Cleveland Institute of Music
Hindemith: Symphonic Metamorphosis
      on Themes by Carl Maria von Weber
Respighi: Fountains of Rome
Respighi: Pines of Rome
February   8, 9
Buffalo Philharmonic
Bendix-Balgley, Noah: Fidl-Fantazye: A Klezmer Concerto  
Mahler: Symphony No. 10 (Adagio)
Bernstein: Chichester Psalms
Noah Bendix-Balgley, violin
Aryeh Nussbaum-Cohen, counter tenor
Buffalo Philharmonic Chorus
February   14
Albany Symphony
Roussel: Suite No. 2 from Bacchus et Ariane  
Smyth: Concerto for Violin, Horn and Orchestra
Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet (excerpts)
Jacek Muzyk, french horn
Jill Levy, violin
February   17
‘President‘s Own‘
US Marine Band

Music Center at Strathmore
(Strathmore, MD)
Hagen, Daron: Bandanna Overture  
Gallagher, Jack: Diversions March
Sierra, Roberto: Fandangos (transcribed by Mark Scatterday)
Fuchs, Kenneth: Rush (concerto for saxophone and band)
TBD
February   21, 22
Buffalo Philharmonic
Hindemith: Symphonic Metamorphosis
      on Themes by Carl Maria von Weber
Higdon, Jennifer: Concerto 4:3
Tchaikovsky: Francesca da Rimini
Time for Three
February   29
Hawai’i Symphony
Enescu: Rumanian Rhapsody No. 1 
Ludwig, David: Violin Concerto
Dvorak: Symphony No. 8
Bella Hristova, violin
 
March 2020
March   1
Hawai’i Symphony
Enescu: Rumanian Rhapsody No. 1  
Ludwig, David: Violin Concerto
Dvorak: Symphony No. 8
Bella Hristova, violin
March   7, 8
Buffalo Philharmonic
Debussy: Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun  
Schmitt: Musique en plein air
Schmitt: Oriane et le Prince d’Amour
Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 2
Konrad Skolarski, piano
March   13, 14
Virginia Symphony
Strauss, R: Serenade for 13 Winds  
Strauss, R: Horn Concerto No. 1
Strauss, R: Suite from Ariadne auf Naxos
Jacob Wilder, horn
March   20, 21
Buffalo Philharmonic
Bach: St. Anne Prelude and Fugue (arr. Schoenberg)  
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 23
Scriabin: Divine Poem (Symphony No. 3)
Ray Ushikubo, piano
March   27-29
Virginia Symphony
Bantock: The Witch of Atlas  
Schumann: Piano Concerto
Strauss, R: Dance of the Seven Veils from Salome
Strauss, R; Suite from der Rosenkavalier
Prisca Benoit, piano
 
April 2020
April   3-5
Charlotte Symphony
Kodaly: Dances of Galanta  
Wieniawski: Violin Concerto No. 2
Beethoven: Symphony No. 6
Calin Lupanu, violin
April   9
Virginia Arts Festival
Chamber Ensemble
Walton: Facade  
Hila Plitmann, Fred Child, narrators
April   26
Artic Chamber Orchestra
(Sundsvall, Sweden)
Farrenc: Symphony No. 3  
Tailleferre: Harp Concerto
Ginastera: Variaciones Concertantes
Marquez, Arturo: Danzon No. 2
Anais Gaudemard, harp
 
May 2020
May   1, 2
Buffalo, Philharmonic
Beethoven: Overture to Leonore No. 3  
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 4
Beethoven: Symphony No. 6
Norman Krieger, piano
May   9, 10
Buffalo, Philharmonic
Beethoven: Overture to the Creatures of Prometheus  
Beethoven: Triple Concerto
Beethoven: Symphony No. 7
Roman Mekinulov, cello
Eric Huebner, piano
Nikki Chooi, violin
May   15-17
Virginia Symphony
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 5 (‘Emperor’)  
Beethoven: Symphony No. 9
Olga Kern, piano
Jennifer Check, soprano
Fleur Barron, mezzo-soprano
Gene Stenger, tenor
Darren Stokes, bass-baritone
Virginia Symphony Chorus
May   29, 30
Buffalo Philharmonic
Berlioz: Roman Carnival Overture  
Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto
Brahms: Symphony No. 4
Augustin Hadelich, violin