Past Repertoire

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" (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 – LaCachuca (The Gondoliers)
Sullivan – Three Little Maids (The Mikado)
Leoncavallo – Bell Chorus (I Pagliacci)
Offenbach – Barcarolle (Tales of Hoffmann)
Beethoven – Prisoner’s Chorus (Fidelio)
Verdi – Brindisi (La Traviata)
Verdi – Witches' Chorus (Macbeth)
Donizetti – Chi me frena (Lucia di Lammermoor)
Verdi – Anvil Chorus (Il Trovatore)
Mozart – Duet: Papageno, Papagena (The Magic Flute)
Mozart – Final Chorus (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” (The Polar Express)
Handel – Hallelujah Chorus (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” (Don Giovanni), Jessica Albano, soprano
Beethoven – Piano Concerto No. 3, first movement, Natalie Duda, piano
Borodin – Dance of the Polovtsian Maidens & Polovtsian Dances (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 ("Tragic"), first movement, 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 "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 (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 movement, 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 "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 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 ("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 ("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