Calendar

JoAnn Falletta

2016   Jul   Aug   Sept   Oct   Nov   Dec  
2017   Jan   Feb   Mar   Apr   May   Jun  
2017   Jul   Aug   Sept   Oct   Nov   Dec  
2018   Jan   Feb   Mar   Apr   May   Jun  
JoAnn Falletta in Concert, by Gloria Coker
Painting by Gloria Coker
 
July 2016
July   3
Interlochen
World Youth Orchestra
Shostakovich: Suite from the Gadfly  
Mussorgsky/Ravel: Pictures at an Exhibition
July   10
Interlochen
World Youth Orchestra
Enesco: Rumanian Rhapsody No. 1  
Hindemith: Symphonic Metamorphoses On Themes by Weber
Wagner: Three Dances from Act 3 of Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg
July   17
Sewanee Music Festival
Tchaikovsky Selections from Swan Lake  
Liadov: The Enchanted Lake
Mussorgsky/Ravel: Pictures at an Exhibition
July   22
Doctors of the World Orchestra
Buffalo Philharmonic
Prokofiev: Selections from Romeo and Juliet (Suites 1, 2 and 3)  
Strauss, R: Suite from Der Rosenkavalier
July   24
Buffalo Philharmonic
Art Park
Beethoven: Egmont Overture  
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 2
Beethoven: Symphony No. 5
Igor Lipinski, piano
July   29
Brevard Music Center Orchestra
Bernstein: Candide Overture  
Bernstein: Serenade (after Plato’s Symposium)
Copland: Symphony No. 3
Robert McDuffie, violin
July   30
Brevard Sinfonia
Dvorak: Scherzo Capriccioso  
Dvorak: Symphony No. 9 (New World)
 
August 2016
August   4
Chautauqua Symphony
Enescu: Rumanian Rhapsody No. 1  
Kernis, Aaron: Flute Concerto
Beethoven: Symphony No. 6 (Pastoral)
Maria Piccinini, flute
August   12
Lake Tahoe SummerFest
Rossini: Overture to La Scala di Seta  
Verdi: Ah forse lui/Sempre libera from La Traviata
Verdi: Prelude to Act 3 from La Traviata
Dvorak: Czech Suite
Verdi: Caro Nome from Rigoletto
Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 4 (Italian)
Lisette Oropesa, soprano
 
September 2016
September   17
Buffalo Philharmonic
De Falla: Suite No. 2 from The Three-Cornered Hat  
Granados: Intermezzo from Goyescas
Rimsky-Korsakov: Capriccio Espagnol
Bruch: Violin Concerto No. 1
Joshua Bell, violin
September   23-25
Virginia Symphony
Borodin: Polovtsian Dances  
Stravinsky: Petrouchka
Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 3
Conrad Tao, piano
 
October 2016
October   1, 2
Buffalo Philharmonic
(Tchaikovsky Festival I)
Tchaikovsky: Sleeping Beauty Suite (Introduction, Entracte No. 18, Waltz)  
Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto No. 3
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 5
Fabio Bidini, piano
October   15, 16
Buffalo Philharmonic
(Tchaikovsky Festival II)
Tchaikovsky: Polonaise from Eugene Onegin  
Tchaikovsky: Variations on a Rococo Theme
Tchaikovsky: Serenade for Strings
Tchaikovsky: 1812 Overture for Chorus and Orchestra
Mark Kosower, cello
Buffalo Philharmonic Chorus
October   21, 22
Virginia Symphony
Gershwin: Cuban Overture  
Ponce: Guitar Concerto
Moncayo: Huapango
Revueltas: The Night of the Mayas
Celil Rafik Kaya, guitar
October   26
Mannes School of Music Orchestra
(100 year anniversary)

Alice Tully Hall
Martinu: Frescoes of Piero della Francesca  
Moravec, Paul: Montseurrat
Nielsen: Symphony No. 4 (Inextinguishable)
Jeffrey Zeigler, cello
 
November 2016
November   4
Tampere Filharmonia
Bax: Tintagel  
Elgar: In the South (Alassio)
Poulenc: Gloria
Tuuli Takala, soprano
November   11, 12
Buffalo Philharmonic
Evju, Helge:
      Concerto in B minor (from fragments of Edvard Grieg) US Premiere  

Bruckner: Symphonic No. 4 (Romantic)
Carl Petersson, piano
November   15
Buffalo Philharmonic
(Canisius College)
Whitacre, E: Five Hebrew Love Songs  
Vivaldi: Beatus Vir
Faure: Cantique de Jean Racine
Deemer, Robert: Vox Humana (concerto for English Horn) (World Premiere)
Mozart: Symphony No. 41
Anna Mattix, English horn
Tony Arnold, soprano
Canisius Chorale
November   19, 20
Buffalo Philharmonic
Beethoven: Violin Concerto  
Vaughan-Williams: Symphony No. 2 (London)
Tianwa Yang, violin
 
December 2016
December   9-11
Virginia Symphony
Holiday POPs  
December   16
The Orchestra NOW
Aaron Davis Hall
Nielsen: Aladdin Suite  
Ravel: Sheherazade
Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade
Susan Platts, mezzo-soprano
December   18
The Orchestra NOW
Lehman Center for the Performing Arts
Nielsen: Aladdin Suite  
Ravel: Sheherazade
Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade
Susan Platts, mezzo-soprano
December   29, 30
Hawai‘i Symphony
Strauss, R: Death and Transfiguration  
Beethoven: Symphony No. 9 (Choral)
Georgine Stark, soprano
GLaurie Rubin, mezzo-soprano
James Price, stenor
Leon Williams, baritone
Oahu Choral Society (Esther Yoo, music director)
 
January 2017
January   7, 8
Hawai‘i Symphony
Barber: School for Scandal Overture  
Gershwin: Concerto in F
Corigliano, John: Phantasmagoria
Bernstein: Symphonic Dances from West Side Story
William Wolfram, piano
January   13, 14
Milwaukee Symphony
Corigliano, John: Phantasmagoria  
Saint-Saens: Cello Concerto No. 1
Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade
Zuill Bailey, cello
January   20-22
Buffalo Philharmonic
Mozart: AMADEUS with the Irish Classical Theater  
January   28, 29
Des Moines Symphony
Brahms: Academic Festival Overture  
Bolcom, William: Concerto for Saxophone quartet
Bruckner: Symphonic No. 4 (Romantic)
Oasis Saxophone Quartet
 
February 2017
February   4, 5
Buffalo Philharmonic
Colgrass, Michael: As Quiet As  
Mathieu: Concerto No. 3 (Concerto de Quebec)
Copland: Appalachian Spring
Gershwin: An American in Paris
Alain Lefevre, piano
February   10-12
Virginia Symphony
Hermann: Suite from Vertigo  
Corigliano, John: Chaconne from the Red Violin
Massenet: Meditation from Thais
Copland: Suite from the Red Pony
Gershwin: An American in Paris
Elina Vahala, violin
February   18, 19
Buffalo Philharmonic
Kodaly: Peacock Variations  
Kodaly: Dances of Marosszek
Brahms: A German Requiem
Deborah Selig, soprano
Darren Stokes, baritone
Buffalo Philharmonic Chorus
February   25
Buffalo Philharmonic
(Perlman Gala)
Newman (arr. M. Jovic): 20th Century Fox Fanfare  
Williams, John: The Cowboys Overture
Bernstein: Symphonic Suite from ‘On the Waterfront’
Williams, John: Hooray for Hollywood
Hupfield (arr J. Williams): As Time Goes By from ‘Casablanca’
Williams, John: Theme from ‘Sabrina’
Morricone (arr. J. Williams): Love theme from ‘Cinema Paradiso’
Barry, John (arr J. Williams): Music from ‘Out of Africa’
Williams, John: Theme from ‘Far and Away’
Korngold (arr. J. Williams): Marian and Robin Love Theme
      from ‘The Adventures of Robin Hood’
Williams, John: Theme from ‘Schindler’s List’
Gardel, Carlos (arr. J. Williams):
      Tango, ‘Por Una Cabeza’ from ‘Scent of a Woman’
Itzhak Perlman, violin
 
March 2017
March   3-5
Virginia Symphony
Debussy: Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun  
Saint-Saens: Piano Concerto No. 2
Debussy: Nocturnes
Roussel: Suite No.2 from Bacchus et Ariane
Alon Goldstein, piano
Virginia Symphony Orchestra Women’s Chorus
March   10, 11
Buffalo Philharmonic
Dukas: Fanfare from La Peri  
Poulenc: Organ Concerto
Saint-Saens: Symphony No. 3 (Organ)
Cameron Carpenter, organ
March   17-19
Virginia Symphony
Verdi: Requiem  
Julie Adams, soprano
Susan Platt, mezzo-soprano
Chuck Reid, tenor
Kevin Deas, bass-baritone
Virginia Symphony Chorus
March   24, 25
Grand Rapids Symphony
Ravel: La Valse  
Saint-Saens: Piano Concerto No. 5
Miller, Alexander: Scherzo Crypto
Strauss, R: Suite from Der Rosenkavalier (1945)
Fabio Bidini, piano
 
April 2017
April   1, 2
Hawai‘i Symphony
Paulsson, A: Kumulipo Reflections (World Premiere)  
Mendelssohn: Concerto for Violin in e minor
Zemlinsky: The Mermaid (Die Seejungfrau)
Anders Paulsson, soprano saxophone
Jinjoo Choo, violin
April   7-9
Virginia Symphony
Griffes: Pleasure Dome of Kubla Kahn  
Fuchs, Kenneth: Poems of Life for Cello and Countertenor (World Premiere)
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 5
Michael Daniels, cello
David Daniels, countertenor
April   13
Virginia Symphony
Williams, John: Hooray for Hollywood  
Williams, John: The Cowboys Overture
Bernstein: Symphonic Suite from ‘On the Waterfront’
Hupfield (arr J. Williams): As Time Goes By from ‘Casablanca’
Williams, John: Theme from ‘Sabrina’
Morricone (arr. J. Williams): Love theme from ‘Cinema Paradiso’
Barry, John (arr J. Williams): Music from ‘Out of Africa’
Williams, John: Theme from ‘Far and Away’
Korngold (arr. J. Williams): Marian and Robin Love Theme
      from ‘The Adventures of Robin Hood’
Williams, John: Theme from ‘Schindler’s List’
Gardel, Carlos (arr. J. Williams):
      Tango, ‘Por Una Cabeza’ from ‘Scent of a Woman’
Itzhak Perlman, violin
April   21, 22
Buffalo Philharmonic
Rothman, Philip: Starsplitter  
Beethoven: Consecration of the House Overture
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 3
Kodaly: Concerto for Orchestra
Kodaly: Dances of Galanta
Natasha Paremski, piano
April   29
SUNY Potsdam Crane
School of Music Orchestra
Poulenc: Gloria  
Rachmaninoff: The Bells
Elizabeth Caballero, soprano
Charles Reid, tenor
Kevin Deas, baritone
 
May 2017
May   6, 7
Buffalo Philharmonic
(Wagner, World of The Ring)
Wagner: Siegfried’s Rhine Journey  
Wagner: Entry of the Gods into Valhalla
Wagner: Ride of the Valkyrie
Wagner: Wotan’s Farewell and Magic Fire Music
Wagner: Forest Murmurs
Wagner: Brunhilde’s Immolation
Wagner: Siegfriend’s Death and Funeral Music
May   13
Orquestra Sinfonica
de Puerto Rico
Barber: School for Scandal Overture  
Barber: Cello Concerto
Elgar: Enigma Variations
Jay Campbell, cello
May   20
Virginia Symphony
Berlioz: Requiem  
Robert McPherson, tenor
Virginia Symphony Chorus
May   25, 28
Virginia Arts Festival
Kusten, Kristin: Kept: A Ghost Story (World Premiere)  
 
June 2017
June   3, 4
Buffalo Philharmonic
Davies, P: An Orkney Wedding with Sunrise  
Elgar: In the South (Alassio)
Walton: Belshazzar’s Feast
Kevin Deas, bass-baritone
Buffalo Philharmonic Chorus
June   10
Long Beach Symphony
Shostakovitch: Selections from the Gadfly (Overture, Romance, Galop, Fair)  
Prokofiev: Suite from Cinderella
Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto No. 1
George Li, piano
June   15, 16
Real Orquesta Sinfonica de Sevilla
Ravel: Mother Goose Suite  
Rodrigo: Concierto para cello in modo galante
Zemlinsky: The Mermaid (Die Seejungfrau)
Asier Poloemlinsky, cello
June   19-23
Berlin Radio Orchestra
(Recording)
 
June   30
Orquesta Filarmonica
de Gran Canaria
Copland: Four Dances from Rodeo  
Barber: Symphony No. 1
Kernis, Aaron: Musica Celestis
Bernstein: Symphonic Dances from West Side Story
 
July 2017
July   9
Interlochen
World Youth Orchestra
Zhou Long: Tsingtao Overture  
Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade
July   15
New Jersey Symphony
Mackey, S: Four Iconoclastic Episodes  
Composers from the Edward T. Cone Composition Institute
Steven Mackey, electric guitar
Eric Wyrick, violin
 
August 2017
August   5
Brevard Music Center Orchestra
Verdi: Requiem  
Julie Adams, soprano
Ann McMahon Quintero, mezzo-soprano
Anthony Dean Griffey, tenor
Ryan Speedo Green, bass
August   6
Brevard Sinfonia
Ravel: La Valse  
Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 5
Andrew Tyson, piano
August   21, 22
London Symphony
(Recording)
Music of Kenneth Fuchs  
Glacier (Concerto for Electric Guitar and Orchestra)
Piano Concerto (‘Spiritualist’ After Three Paintings by Helen Frankenthaler)
Rush (Concerto for Eb Alto Saxophone and Orchestra)
Poems of Life
      (Twelve Poems by Judith G. Wolf, for Countertenor, Cello, and Orchestra)
D.J. Sparr, electric guitar
Jeffrey Biegel, piano
Timothy McAllister, saxophone
TBD, countertenor
TBD, cello
 
September 2017
September   17
Buffalo Philharmonic
Brahms: Hungarian Dances 1,5,6  
Weiner: Hungarian Folksong Suite
Tchaikovsky: Concerto for Violin
Ann Sophie Mutter, violin
September   22-24
Virginia Symphony
Svane, Randall: Quantum Flight  
Ellisor, Conni: The Bass Whisperer
Holst: The Planets
Victor Wooten, double bass
Women of the Virginia Symphony Orchestra Chorus
September   29
October   1
Buffalo Philharmonic
Adams, John: Short Ride in a Fast Machine  
Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue
Ellington: New World a-comin
Copland: Symphony No. 3
Charlie Albright, piano
 
October 2017
October   7, 8
Buffalo Philharmonic
Bernstein: Three Dances from ‘On the Town’  
Glass, Phillip: Violin Concerto No. 1
Grofe: Grand Canyon Suite
Dennis Kim, violin
October   12, 14
Virginia Symphony
Respighi: Botticelli Tryptich  
Copland: Clarinet Concerto
Brahms: Serenade No. 2
Michael Byerly, clarinet
October   20-22
Virginia Symphony
(Wagner, World of The Ring)
Wagner: Siegfried’s Rhine Journey  
Wagner: Entry of the Gods into Valhalla
Wagner: Ride of the Valkyrie
Wagner: Wotan’s Farewell and Magic Fire Music
Wagner: Forest Murmurs
Wagner: Brunhilde’s Immolation
Wagner: Siegfriend’s Death and Funeral Music
October   28, 29
Mexico Symphony Philharmonic
Suk: Fairy Tale  
Zemlinsky: The Mermaid (Die Seejungfrau)
 
November 2017
November   4, 5
Buffalo Philharmonic
Strauss, R: Till Eulenspiegel’s Merry Pranks  
Chopin: Piano Concerto No. 2
Brahms: Symphony No. 1
Konrad Skolarski, piano
November   9, 11
Virginia Symphony
Kodaly: Dances of Galanta  
Barber: Knoxville, Summer of 1915
Beethoven: Symphony No. 2
Aundi Moore, soprano
November   25
RTE Concert Orchestra
(Dublin)
TBD  
Dankworth: Concerto for Clarinet
Emma Johnson, clarinet
November   30
Norrlands Operan Orchestra
Zwilich, Ellen: Concerto Grosso 1985  
Ravel: Piano Concerto in G
Strauss, R: Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme Suite
Christian Ihle Hadland, piano
 
December 2017
December   8, 9
Buffalo Philharmonic
(Classical Christmas)
 
December   14
Orchestra NOW
Alice Tully Hall
Adams, John: Short Ride in a Fast Machine  
Penderecki, Krzysztof: Concerto for Violin and Cello
Holst: The Planets
Dennis Kim violin
Roman Mekinulov, cello
December   28, 29
Hawai‘i Symphony
TBD  
Beethoven: Symphony No. 9 (Choral)
soloists TBD
Oahu Choral Society (Esther Yoo, music director)
 
January 2018
January   7
Hawai‘i Symphony
TBD  
Chen Yi: Concerto for Flute and Pipa
Linda Chatterton, flute
Gao Hong, pipa
January   12, 13
Buffalo Philharmonic
Faure: Pelleas et Melisande Suite  
Saint-Saens: Cello Concerto No. 1
Debussy: Iberia
Ravel: Bolero
Roman Mekinulov, cello
January   19-21
Virginia Symphony
Beethoven: Concerto for Violin  
Mascagni: Intermezzo from Cavalleria Rusticana
Respighi: Roman Festivals
Tianwa Yang, violin
 
February 2018
February   10, 11
Buffalo Philharmonic
Wang, Jie: Symphony No. 1  
Sibelius: Concerto for Violin
Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade
Elina Vahala, violin
February   18
Hawai‘i Symphony
TBD  
Lang Lang, piano
February   23-25
Virginia Symphony
Stravinsky: Funeral Song  
Chopin: Piano Concerto No. 2
Brahms: Symphony No. 1
Prisca Benoit, piano
 
March 2018
March   2, 3
Columbus Symphony
Boulanger: D’un soir triste  
Boulanger: D’un matin de printemps
Mozart: Violin Concerto TBD
Brahms: Symphony No. 1
Alexi Kenney, violin
March   10, 11
Buffalo Philharmonic
Barber: Symphony No. 1  
Gershwin: Concerto In F
Kernis, Aaron: Musica Celestis
Bernstein: Symphonic Dances from West Side Story
Conrad Tao, piano
 
April 2018
April   6-8
Virginia Symphony
Daugherty, Michael: Concerto for Orchestra (World Premiere)  
Orff: Carmina Burana
TBD, soprano, tenor, baritone
April   22-27
Juror
Malko Conducting Competition
 
May 2018
May   5, 6
Buffalo Philharmonic
Verdi: Overture to La Forza del Destino  
Berlioz: Harold in Italy
Martucci: Notturno
Respighi: Roman Festivals
Roberto Diaz, viola
May   12, 13
Buffalo Philharmonic
Kuusisto, Jaakko: Concerto for Trumpet  
Orff: Carmina Burana
Alex Jokipii, trumpet
TBD, soprano, tenor, baritone
May   18, 19
New Japan Philharmonic
Barber: Symphony No. 1  
Gershwin: Concerto in F
Kernis, Aaron: Musica Celestis
TBD
Yosuke Yamashita, piano
 
June 2018
June   2, 3
Buffalo Philharmonic
Pizzetti: Three Symphonic Preludes from Oedipus Rex  
Rachmaninoff: Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
Respighi: Fountains of Rome
Respighi: Pines of Rome
Benedetto Lupo, piano