Performance History

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PAST SEASONS

2018-2019 SEASOn

SEPTEMBER 15, 2018

NEW WORLD SYMPHONY 

SMITH Star-Spangled Banner (arr. Luck)
BOLCOM Ann Arbor Saturday (World Premiere A²SO Commission)
GERSHWIN I Got Rhythm (Variations)
GERSHWIN Rhapsody in Blue
DVORAK Symphony No. 9 in E Minor (From the New World), Op. 95

Aaron Diehl, piano
Adrian Wyard, visual choreographer

 

OCTOBER 27, 2018

MAHLER 9

MAHLER Symphony No. 9 in D Major

 

NOVEMBER 10, 2018

FOUR SEASONS

Jessica HUNT The Eagle Tree
BARTOK Romanian Dances
HAYDN Symphony No. 90
VIVALDI Four Seasons (Autumn and Winter)
PIAZZOLLA Four Seasons (Spring and Summer)

Rachel Barton Pine, violin

DECEMBER 14, 2018

HOLIDAY POPS

Holiday Favorites

 

JANUARY 12, 2019

MOZART BIRTHDAY BASH

MOZART Piano Concerto No. 9
MOZART Requiem K. 626

Louise Toppin, soprano
Sedona Libero, mezzo-soprano
Charles Reid, tenor
Daniel Washington, bass

Measure for Measure
Livingston County Women’s Chorus
Huron, Pioneer, and Skyline High School A Cappella Choirs

Alon Goldstein, piano
Oriol Sans, guest conductor

 

MARCH 9, 2019

SCOTTISH FANTASY  

DAVIES An Orkney Wedding
BRUCH Scottish Fantasy
MENDELSSOHN Symphony No. 3, (Scottish)

Aaron Berofsky, violin
Timothy Muffitt, guest conductor

 

APRIL 27, 2019

BEETHOVEN 9/SHOSTAKOVICH 9

SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 9, Op. 70
BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 9, Op. 125

Jacqueline Echols, soprano
Freda Herseth, mezzo-soprano
Scott Piper, tenor
Stephen West, bass-baritone

UMS Choral Union
Timothy Muffitt, guest conductor

 

2017-2018 SEASON

SEPTEMBER 16, 2017

OPENING NIGHT GALA: BROADWAY • BERNSTEIN • BRAVISSIMO!

BERNSTEIN Overture to Candide
ROSSINI “Largo al Factotum” from Barber of Seville
PUCCINI “O Mio Babino Caro” from Gianni Schicchi
MOZART “La ci Darem la Mano” from Don Giovanni
VERDI “Di Provenza” from La Traviata
VERDI “Addio del Passato” from La Traviata
BERNSTEIN Overture to West Side Story
GERSHWIN “Embraceable You” from East is West
GERSHWIN “Summertime” from Porgy and Bess
GERSHWIN Lady be Good
PORTER “Wunderbar” from Kiss Me Kate
MUSSORGSKY/RAVEL Pictures at an Exhibition

Jacqueline Echols, soprano
Lucas Meachem, baritone

 

OCTOBER 21, 2017
LUDWIG & THE KINGS

BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 8 in F Major, Op. 93
ELLINGTON “King Solomon” from Three Black Kings
BLOCH Schelomo: Hebraic Rhapsody
HANDEL Excerpts from Solomon

Zlatomir Fung, cello

 

NOVEMBER 11, 2017

WILLIAM TELL

ROSSINI Overture to William Tell
DVORAK Violin Concerto in A Minor, Op. 53
SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 15 in A Major, Op. 141

Jinjoo Cho, violin

 

DECEMBER 15, 2017

HOLIDAY POPS

Holiday Favorites

 

JANUARY 27, 2018

MOZART BIRTHDAY BASH 

FELLMAN Reflections on Mozart: Big Bend (World Premiere A²SO Commission)
MOZART Symphony No. 1 in E-Flat Major, K. 16
MOZART Clarinet Concerto in A Major, K. 622
MOZART Symphony No. 41 in C Major, K. 551 (Jupiter)

Chad Burrow, clarinet

 

MARCH 17, 2018

BLUE CATHEDRAL 

HIGDON Blue Cathedral
BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 1 in C Major, Op. 15
SCHUMANN Symphony No. 1 in B-Flat Major, Op. 38 (Spring)

Orion Weiss, piano

 

APRIL 21, 2018

VERDI REQUIEM

VERDI Messa de Requiem

Indra Thomas, soprano
Susan Platts, mezzo-soprano
Sean Panikkar, tenor
Stephen West, bass
UMS Choral Union

2016-2017 SEASON

SEPTEMBER 10, 2016

OPENING NIGHT 

SHOSTAKOVICH Festive Overture
BRAHMS Piano Concerto No. 2 in B-Flat Major, Op. 83
STRAUSS Der Rosenkavalier Suite

Jon Kimura Parker, piano

 

OCTOBER 8, 2016

ROMEO AND JULIET 

BRAHMS Tragic Overture
HAYDN Sinfonia Concertante, Op. 84
PROKOFIEV Romeo and Juliet

Aaron Berofsky, violin
Sarah Cleveland, cello
Christian Green, bassoon
Timothy Michling, oboe

 

NOVEMBER 12, 2016

TCHAIKOVSKY & FRIENDS

DAUGHTERY Strut
SHOSTAKOVICH Violin Concerto in A Minor
TCHAIKOVSKY Symphony No. 6 in B Minor, Op. 74 (Pathetique)

Aaron Berofsky, violin

 

DECEMBER 9, 2016

HOLIDAY POPS

Holiday Favorites

 

JANUARY 14, 2017

MOZART BIRTHDAY BASH

TCHAIKOVSKY Suite No. 4 (Mozartiana)
MOZART Concerto No. 21 in C Major, K. 467 (Elvira Madigan)
MOZART Symphony No. 39 in E-Flat Major, K. 543

Alon Goldstein, piano

 

MARCH 18, 2017

FIREBIRD

SCHACHTER Freylekhe Tanzen
GRIEG Piano Concerto in A Minor, Op. 16
DEBUSSY Nocturnes
STRAVINSKY Firebird Suite

Anton Nel, piano

 

MAY 7, 2017

VERDI: VIVA L’ITALIA

ROSSINI Semiramide Overture
VERDI “Triumphal March” from Aïda
VERDI “Gypsy and Picadors” Chorus from La Traviata
VERDI “Anvil Chorus” from Il Trovatore
VERDI “Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves” from Nabucco
VERDI “Va, pensiero” from Nabucco
TCHAIKOVSKY Capriccio Italien
RESPIGHI Pines of Rome

2015-2016 SEASON

SEPTEMBER 19, 2015

BEETHOVEN FESTIVAL
BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 3 in E-flat major, Op. 55, (Eroica)
BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 3, Op. 37
BEETHOVEN Choral Fantasy

Garrick Ohlsson, piano

 

OCTOBER 24, 2015

ROMANTIC TCHAIKOVSKY

KODALY “Suite” from Hary Janos
TCHAIKOVSKY Pezzo Capriccioso
TCHAIKOVSKY Variations on a Rococo Theme
DVOŘÁK Symphony No. 6 in D major, Op. 60
BIZET “Les Toreadors” from Carmen

Julie Albers, cello

 

NOVEMBER 7, 2015

MENDELSSOHN “ITALIAN” 

SIBELIUS Karelia Suite, Op. 11
PROKOVIEV Piano Concerto No. 3 in C Major, Op. 26
SIBELIUS Valse Triste
MENDELSSOHN Symphony No. 4 in A Major, Op. 90, (Italian)
BIZET “Les Toreadors” from Carmen

Roman Rabinovich, piano

 

DECEMBER 11, 2015
HOLIDAY POPS

Holiday Favorites

 

JANUARY 16, 2016

MOZART BIRTHDAY BASH 

MOZARTThe Abduction” from The Seraglio, K. 384

Jeanette Vecchione, soprano

 

MARCH 12, 2016
HARP MAGIC

HANDEL “Overture” and “Ballo” from Ariodante
GINASTERA Harp Concerto, Op. 25
BRAHMS Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Op. 73

Primor Sluchin, harp

 

MARCH 9, 2016
THE PLANETS

CHAMBERS The Tall-Eared Fox and the Wild-Eyed Man
MENDELSSOHN Violin Concerto in E Minor, Op. 64
HOLST The Planets, Op. 32

Aaron Berofsky, violin

2014-2015 SEASON

SEPTEMBER 13, 2014

BEETHOVEN FESTIVAL

STAFFORD SMITH The Star Spangled Banner
BEETHOVEN Leonore Overture No. 3, Op. 72b
BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 5
BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 5

Andre Watts, piano

 

OCTOBER 11, 2014

MADE IN THE USA

BERNSTEIN Chichester Psalms
BARBER Concerto for Violin, Op. 14
DAUGHTERY Route 66
GERSHWIN An American in Paris

 

NOVEMBER 15, 2014

TCHAIKOVSKY & FRIENDS

ROSSINI La Scala di Seta, Overture
TCHAIKOVSKY Piano Concerto No. 1 in B Minor, Op. 23
SCHUMANN Symphony No. 3 (Rhenish)

Anton Nel, piano

 

DECEMBER 12, 2014

HOLIDAY POPS

Holiday Favorites

 

JANUARY 31, 2015

MOZART BIRTHDAY BASH

MOZART Adagio and Fugue in C minor, K. 546
MOZART Concerto for Oboe in C major, K. 314
MOZART “Abduction” from the Seraglio, Ach ich liebte
MOZART “Abduction” from the Seraglio, Marten aller Arten
MOZART Great Mass in C minor, K. 427 (417a), Et incarnates est
MOZART Great Mass in C minor, K. 427 (417a), Exultate Jubilate
MOZART Symphony No. 40 in G Minor, K. 550

Jeanette Vecchionne, soprano
Timothy Michling, oboe

 

MARCH 21, 2015

ABSOLUTE RUSSIAN

BORODIN Prince Igor: Polovtsian Dances
TCHAIKOVSKY Romeo and Juliet
SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 10 in E Minor, Op. 93

 

APRIL 25, 2015

MAHLER 5

BACH Concerto for Two Violins, BWV 1043 (Bach Double)
MAHLER Symphony No. 5 in C-Sharp Minor

Aaron Berofsky, violin
Kathryn Votapek, violin

2013-2014 SEASON

SEPTEMBER 21, 2013

THE RITE OF SPRING

BERNSTEIN Overture to Candide
BOLCOM Commedia for (almost) 18th-century orchestra
SCHUBERT Symphony No. 8 in B Minor, D. 759 (Unfinished)
STRAVINSKY Le Sacre du Printemps – The Rite of Spring

 

OCTOBER 19, 2013

AUTUMN CELLOBRATION

BIZET Les Toreadors from Carmen
BARTOK Two Portraits, Op. 5
PROKOFIEV Sinfonia Concertante for Cello and Orchestra, Op. 125
DVOŘÁK Symphony No. 7 in D Minor, Op. 70

Julie Albers, cello

 

NOVEMBER 23, 2013

WINTER DREAMS WITH AARON BEROFSKY

PÄRT Fratres for Strings and Percussion
TCHAIKOVSKY Concerto for Violin in D Major, Op. 35
TCHAIKOVSKY Symphony No. 1 in G Minor, Op. 13 (Winter Dreams)

Aaron Berofsky, violin

 

DECEMBER 13, 2013

HOLIDAY POPS

Holiday Favorites

 

JANUARY 25, 2014

MOZART BIRTHDAY BASH

MOZART Cosi fan tutte, K. 588

 

MARCH 22, 2014

BEETHOVEN AND BEYOND

ADAMS Short Ride in a Fast Machine (Fanfare for Great Woods)
BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 2 in B-flat Major
STRAUSS Also sprach Zarathustra (Thus Spake Zarathustra), Op. 30

Adam Golka, piano

 

APRIL 12, 2014

BRAHMS FESTIVAL

BRAHMS Academic Festival Overture, Op. 80
BRAHMS / SHENG The Black Swan: Intermezzo in A Major, Op. 118, No. 2
BRAHMS Concerto for Violin, Cello and Orchestra in A Minor, Op. 102
BRAHMS Symphony No. 1 in C Minor, Op. 68

Itamar Zorman, violin
David Requiro, cello

2012-2013 SEASON

SEPTEMBER 15, 2012

BEETHOVEN’S NINTH

BEETHOVEN Zwölf Contretänze (Twelve Contradances)
BEETHOVEN Ah! Perfido, Op. 65
BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 9 in D Minor, Op. 125 (Choral)

Laura Aikin

 

OCTOBER 6, 2012

BRAHMS & FRIENDS

BRAHMS Concerto No. 1 in D Minor for Piano and Orchestra, Op. 15
SIBELIUS Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Op. 43

Roman Rabinovich

 

NOVEMBER 3, 2012

SABOR LATINO 

STRAUSS Don Juan, Op. 20
VIVALDI Concerto for Guitar and Orchestra in D Major, RV. 93
MONCAYO Huapango
RODRIGO Fantasia para un Gentilhombre (Fantasia for a Gentleman) for Guitar and Orchestra Ravel Boléro

Marco Sartor

 

DECEMBER 7, 2012

HOLIDAY POPS

Holiday Favorites

 

JANUARY 19, 2013

MOZART BIRTHDAY BASH

MOZART Serenade No. 6 in D Major, K. 239
MOZART Concerto for Violin No.3 in G Major, K. 216
MOZART Overture to La clemenza di Tito, K. 621
MOZART Trumpet Concerto in D Major
MOZART Symphony No. 35 in D Major, K. 385 (The Haffner)

Yehonatan Berick
William Campbell, trumpet

 

MARCH 15, 2013

SCHEHERAZADE

CHAMBERS Crazed for the Flame
ELGAR Cello Concerto in E Minor, Op. 85
RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Scheherazade, Op. 35

Amit Peled

 

APRIL 27, 2013

MAHLER 6

MAHLER Symphony No. 6 in A Minor (Tragic)

2011-2012 SEASON

SEPTEMBER 17, 2011

OPENING NIGHT WITH JULIE ALBERS

BOLCOM Ragomania – A Classic Festival Overture

SCHUMANN Concerto for Cello and Orchestra in A Minor, Op. 129

SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 5, Op. 47

Julie Albers, cello

 

OCTOBER 22, 2011

BEETHOVEN FESTIVAL

BEETHOVEN Fidelio Overture, Op. 72b

BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 1 in C Major, Op. 21

BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 5 in E-flat Major, Op. 73 (Emperor)

Anton Nel, piano

 

NOVEMBER 12, 2011

RIGOLETTO WITH OPERA SOLOISTS

DEBUSSY La mer (The Sea)

VERDI Rigoletto (excerpts)

 

JANUARY 21, 2012

MOZART BIRTHDAY BASH WITH RAN DANK

MOZART Divertimento No. 11 in D Major, K. 251 (Nannerl)

MOZART Piano Concerto No. 27 in B-flat Major, K. 595

MOZART Symphony No. 38 in D Major, K. 504 (Prague)

Ran Dank, piano

 

MARCH 17, 2012

MASTERWORKS

DAUGHTERY Oh, Lois!

SAINT-SAËNS Violin Concerto No. 3 in B Minor, Op. 61

TCHAIKOVSKY Symphony No. 5 in E Minor, Op. 64

Aaron Berofsky, violin

 

APRIL 21, 2012

CARMINA BURANA

KERNIS New Era Dance

BRAHMS Variations on a Theme by Joseph Haydn, Op. 56a

ORFF Carmina Burana

2010-2011 SEASON

SEPTEMBER 26, 2010

MADE IN MICHIGAN

SHOSTAKOVICH Festive Overture, Op. 96
BOLCOM Three Cabaret Songs
DAUGHERTY Trail of Tears
ALBRIGHT Sleight of Hand Rag (Legerdemain Rag)
SAINT-SAËNS Symphony No. 3 in C Minor, Op. 78 (Organ Symphony)

William Bolcom, piano
Joan Morris, soprano
Amy Porter, flute
Stephen Ball, organ

 

OCTOBER 23, 2010

BEETHOVEN FESTIVAL

BEETHOVEN Creatures of Prometheus Overture, Op. 43
BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 4 in G Major, Op. 58
BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Op. 36

Adam Golka, piano

 

NOVEMBER 13, 2010

STRINGS ON FIRE

GRIEG From Holberg’s Time – Suite for Strings
BACH Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D Major, BWV 1050
DVOŘÁK Serenade for Strings in E Major, Op. 22

Penelope Fischer, flute
Kathryn Votapek, violin
Edward Parmentier, harpsichord

 

JANUARY 22, 2011

MOZART BIRTHDAY BASH

MOZART Serenade No. 12 in C Minor, K. 388
MOZART Sinfonia Concertante in E-flat Major, for Violin, Viola and Orchestra, K. 364
MOZART Symphony No. 36 in C Major, K. 425 (Linz)

Yehonatan Berick, violin
Rebecca Albers, viola

 

MARCH 13, 2011

RUSSIAN ROMANCE

GLINKA Overture to Ruslan and Ludmila
RACHMANINOFF Piano Concerto No. 3 in D Minor, Op. 30
PROKOFIEV Symphony No. 5 in B-flat Major, Op. 100

 

APRIL 30, 2011

MAHLER’S THIRD

MAHLER Symphony No. 3 in D Minor

Melody Racine, mezzo-soprano

2009-2010 SEASON

SEPTEMBER 12, 2009 | BEETHOVEN FESTIVAL WITH ILYA KALER

  • Beethoven Coriolan Overture, Op. 62
  • Beethoven Violin Concerto in D Major, Op, 61
  • Beethoven Symphony No. 4 in B-flat Major, Op. 60

OCTOBER 17, 2009 | SERENADE FOR STRINGS WITH DAVID REQUIRO

  • Williams Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
  • Haydn Concerto for Cello and Orchestra in D Major, Hob. VIIb:2
  • Tchaikovsky Serenade for strings in C Major, Op. 48

NOVEMBER 14, 2009 | BRAHMS & FRIENDS WITH ANTON NEL

  • Prokofiev Overture on Hebrew Themes for Orchestra, Op. 34b
  • Bizet Symphony No. 1 in C Major
  • Brahms Concerto No. 2 in B-flat Major for Piano and Orchestra, Op. 83

JANUARY 23, 2010 | MOZART BIRTHDAY BASH WITH ANDREW PELLETIER AND OPERA SOLOISTS AND CHORUSES

  • Mozart Divertimento No. 1 for Strings in D Major, K. 136
  • Mozart Horn Concerto No. 3 in E-flat Major, K. 447
  • Mozart Requiem in D Minor, K. 626

MARCH 13, 2010 | AMERICAN CELEBRATION WITH ARKADIY FIGLIN

  • Bolcom Seattle Slew: Three Dances in Forequarter Time
  • Gershwin Concerto in F
  • Dvořák Symphony No. 9 in E Minor, Op. 95 “From the New World”

APRIL 24, 2010 | MUSICAL PORTRAITS WITH AARON BEROFSKY

  • Berlioz Roman Carnival Overture, Op. 9
  • Brahms Concerto for Violin and Orchestra in D Major, Op. 77
  • Kalb and Moodie Sight & Sound Competition
  • Mussorgsky, Ravel Pictures at an Exhibition

2008-2009 SEASON

SEPTEMBER 20, 2008 | SEPTEMBER MAINSTAGE WITH THOMAS BLASKE AND LOUIS NAGEL

  • Fetler Three Poems by Walt Whitman
  • Ravel Concerto for Piano and Orchestra in G Major
  • Dvořák Symphony No. 8 in G Major, Op. 88

OCTOBER 18, 2008 | OCTOBER MAINSTAGE WITH YEHONATAN BERICK

  • Gade Hamlet Overture, Op. 37
  • Sibelius Concerto for Violin and Orchestra in D Minor, Op. 47
  • Nielsen Symphony No. 4, Op. 29 “The Inextinguishable”

NOVEMBER 15, 2008 | NOVEMBER MAINSTAGE WITH PRIMOR SLUCHIN

  • Schubert Overture to The Magic Harp, D. 644
  • Handel Concerto for Harp in B-flat Major, Op. 4, No. 6
  • Debussy Danse sacrée et Danse profane
  • Tchaikovsky Suite No. 3 in G Major, Op. 55

JANUARY 24, 2009 | JANUARY MAINSTAGE WITH OPERA SOLOISTS AND CHORUSES

  • Mozart Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute)

MARCH 21, 2009 | MARCH MAINSTAGE WITH JOEL HASTINGS

  • Mendelssohn A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Op. 21, Op. 61
  • Bach Concerto for Piano, No. 1, in D Minor, BWV 1052
  • Walton The Wise Virgins: Ballet Suite
  • Mendelssohn Symphony No. 5 in D Minor, Op. 107 “Reformation”

APRIL 18, 2009 | APRIL MAINSTAGE WITH KEITH TAYLOR, ANTHONY ELLIOTT, AND KATHERINE LARSON

  • Chambers Watershed (World Premiere)
  • Shostakovich Concerto No. 1 for Cello and Orchestra, Op. 107
  • Mahler Symphony No. 4 in G Major

2007-2008 SEASON

SEPTEMBER 29, 2007 | SEPTEMBER MAINSTAGE WITH ARTHUR GREENE AND CHORUSES

  • Wagner Lohengrin
  • Wagner Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg
  • Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto No. 2 in C Minor, Op. 18
  • Wagner Selections from Der Ring des Nibelungen

OCTOBER 20, 2007 | OCTOBER MAINSTAGE WITH AARON BEROFSKY

  • Strauss, Jr. Overture to Die Fledermaus
  • Fetler Violin Concerto No. 2
  • Tchaikovsky Swan Lake, Op. 20
  • Stravinsky The Firebird Suite (1919)

DECEMBER 8, 2007 | DECEMBER MAINSTAGE WITH SARAH CLEVELAND AND YIZHAK SCHOTTEN

  • Strauss Don Quixote – Fantastic Variations on a Theme of Knightly Character, Op. 35
  • Beethoven Symphony No. 3 in E-flat Major, Op. 55 “Eroica”

JANUARY 26, 2008 | JANUARY MAINSTAGE WITH ORION WEISS

  • Mozart Overture to The Magic Flute
  • Françaix Hommage à l’ami Papageno
  • Mozart Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No. 21 in C, K. 467
  • Mozart Symphony No. 41 in C Major, K. 551 “Jupiter”

MARCH 8, 2008 | MARCH MAINSTAGE WITH DAVID RUSSELL AND DANCE COMPANIES

  • Rimsky-Korsakov Capriccio Espagnol, Op. 34
  • Myers Liberation
  • Rodrigo Concierto de Aranjuez for Guitar and Orchestra
  • Vivaldi Concerto for Guitar and Orchestra in D Major, R. 93
  • Falla El Sombrero de Tres Picos (The Three-Cornered Hat)

APRIL 18, 2008 | APRIL MAINSTAGE WITH OPERA SOLOISTS AND CHORUSES

  • Fetler Capriccio
  • Verdi La Traviata
  • Brahms Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Op. 73

2006-2007 SEASON

SEPTEMBER 16, 2006 | SEPTEMBER MAINSTAGE WITH OPERA SOLOISTS AND CHORUSES

  • Verdi Messa da Requiem (Requiem Mass)

OCTOBER 14, 2006 | OCTOBER MAINSTAGE WITH MATT HAIMOVITZ AND ARIE LIPSKY

  • Vivaldi Concerto for Two Cellos in G Major, RV 53
  • Brahms Symphony No. 3 in F Major, Op. 90
  • Dvořák Concerto for Cello and Orchestra in B Minor, Op. 104

NOVEMBER 4, 2006 | NOVEMBER MAINSTAGE WITH ARKADIY FIGLIN AND TYLER DUNCAN

  • Volness Intermezzo: Begin, End (World Premiere)
  • Beethoven Symphony No. 8 in F Major, Op. 93
  • Gershwin Rhapsody in Blue
  • Davies An Orkney Wedding, With Sunrise

JANUARY 20, 2007 | MOZART BIRTHDAY BASH WITH OPERA SOLOISTS AND CHORUS

  • Mozart Serenade No. 4 in D Major, K. 203
  • Mozart Sinfonia Concertante in E-flat Major, for Oboe, Clarinet, Bassoon, and Horn, K. 297b
  • Mozart “Coronation” Mass in C Major, K. 317

MARCH 10, 2007 | MARCH MAINSTAGE WITH ANTON NEL

  • Rimsky-Korsakov Russian Easter Overture
  • Rachmaninoff Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op. 43
  • Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 6 in B Minor, Op. 74 “Pathétique”

APRIL 14, 2007 | APRIL MAINSTAGE WITH AARON BEROFSKY

  • Harbison Remembering Gatsby (Foxtrot for Orchestra)
  • Haydn Concerto No. 1 for Violin and Orchestra in C Major
  • Bernstein Symphonic Dances from West Side Story
  • Rachmaninoff Symphonic Dance, Op. 4

2005-2006 SEASON

SEPTEMBER 17, 2005 | SEPTEMBER MAINSTAGE WITH DAVID BREITMAN AND PENELOPE CRAWFORD

  • Weber Invitation to the Dance
  • Mozart Concerto for Two Pianos and Orchestra in E-flat Major, K. 365
  • Ravel La Valse
  • Strauss Der Rosenkavalier Suite

OCTOBER 22, 2005 | OCTOBER MAINSTAGE WITH ALISON TUPAY

  • Stravinsky Pulcinella Suite
  • Handel Suite from Ariodante
  • Schumann Symphony No. 2 in C Major, Op. 61
  • Stravinsky The Firebird Suite (1919)

NOVEMBER 5, 2005 | NOVEMBER MAINSTAGE WITH BELLA HRISTOVA

  • Haydn Symphony No. 90 in C Major
  • Daugherty Fire and Blood for Violin and Orchestra
  • Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 2 in C Minor, Op. 17 “Little Russian”

JANUARY 21, 2006 | MOZART BIRTHDAY BASH WITH OPERA SOLOISTS, ROMAN RABINOVICH, AND CHORUS

  • Mozart Symphony No. 33 in B-flat Major, K. 319
  • Mozart Serenade No. 7 in D Major, K. 250 “Haffner”
  • Mozart Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No. 20 in D Minor, K. 466
  • Mozart Ave Verum
  • Mozart Vesperae solennes de confessor in C Major, K. 339
  • Mozart The Marriage of Figaro

MARCH 11, 2006 | MARCH MAINSTAGE WITH YEHUDA HANANI

  • Aguila Conga-Line in Hell
  • Nelsond VRG
  • Tchakiovsky Variations on a Rococo Theme for Cello and Orchestra in A Major, Op. 33
  • Brahms Symphony No. 4 in E Minor, Op. 98
  • Falla El Sombrero de Tres Picos (The Three-Cornered Hat)

APRIL 22, 2006 | APRIL MAINSTAGE WITH THOMAS BLASKE AND ELI EBAN

  • Fetler Three Poems by Walt Whitman
  • Debussy Première Rhapsodie for Orchestra and Clarinet
  • Weber Concertino for Clarinet and Orchestra, Op. 26
  • Beethoven Symphony No. 5 in C Minor, Op. 67

2004-2005 SEASON

SEPTEMBER 11, 2004 | SEPTEMBER MAINSTAGE WITH WENDY WARNER

  • Ravel Alborada del gracioso
  • Fauré Elegy for Cello and Orchestra in C Minor, Op. 24
  • Saint-Saëns Concerto for Cello No. 1 in A Minor, Op. 33
  • Berlioz Symphonie Fantastique, Op. 14

OCTOBER 16, 2004 | OCTOBER MAINSTAGE WITH PIP CLARKE

  • Beethoven Overture to Egmont, Op. 84
  • Korngold Violin Concerto, Op. 35
  • Shostakovich Symphony No. 11 in G Minor, Op. 103 “The Year 1905”

NOVEMBER 20, 2004 | NOVEMBER MAINSTAGE WITH ANTON NEL

  • Lutoslawski Mala Suita (Little Suite)
  • Chopin Concerto No. 2 for Piano and Orchestra in F Minor, Op. 21
  • Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 3, Op. 29 “Polish”

JANUARY 22, 2005 | JANUARY MAINSTAGE WITH OPERA SOLOISTS AND CHORUS

  • Mozart Entführung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio)

MARCH 5, 2005 | MARCH MAINSTAGE WITH AARON BEROFSKY

  • Mendelssohn Hebrides Overture, Op. 26 (Fingal’s Cave)
  • Bruch Scottish Fantasy for Violin with Orchestra and Harp, Op. 46
  • Tommasini A Letter Home
  • Elgar “Enigma” Variations, Op. 36
  • Falla El Sombrero de Tres Picos (The Three-Cornered Hat)

APRIL 16, 2005 | APRIL MAINSTAGE WITH OPERA SOLOISTS AND CHORUSES

  • Botti Impetuosity
  • Mahler Symphony No. 2 in C Minor “Resurrection”

2003-2004 SEASON

SEPTEMBER 29, 2003 | SEPTEMBER MAINSTAGE WITH KATHERINE LARSON

  • Suppé Poet and Peasant Overture
  • Strauss Selected Lieder
  • Mahler Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen (Songs of a Wayfarer)
  • Beethoven Symphony No. 7 in A Major, Op. 92

OCTOBER 11, 2003 | OCTOBER MAINSTAGE WITH ARTHUR GREENE

  • Bach Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 in F Major, BWV 1047
  • Beethoven Concerto No. 3 in C Minor for Piano and Orchestra, Op. 37
  • Bartók Concerto for Orchestra

NOVEMBER 8, 2003 | VIRTUOSO ITALIAN

BERLIOZ Harold in Italy
BOLCOM Violin Concerto
RESPIGHI Pines of Rome

Yizhak Schotten, viola
Stephen Shipps, violin

NOVEMBER 15, 2003 | MASTERS OF MOVIE MUSIC

WALTON Prelude from Richard III
PROKOFIEV Lieutenant Kijé Suite
KORNGOLD The Adventures of Robin Hood
DAUGHERTY Once Upon a Castle for Theater Organ and Orchestra (World Premiere A²SO Commission)

Steven Ball, organ

JANUARY 17, 2004 | MOZART BIRTHDAY BASH

  • TUCKER A Web of Metamorphosis for Orchestra (World Premiere A²SO Commission)
  • Mozart Concerto for Bassoon and Orchestra in B-flat Major, K. 191
  • Mozart The “Great” Mass in C Minor, K. 427

FEBRUARY 21, 2004 | BROADWAY CONCERT WITH JUDY DOW RUMELHART, J. LAWRENCE HENKEL, OPERA SOLOISTS, AND U-M MUSICAL THEATER SENIORS

  • Gershwin, Porter, and others 28 Broadway Selections

MARCH 13, 2004 | MARCH MAINSTAGE WITH CATHERINE CHO AND DANCE COMPANIES

  • Smetana The Moldau from Má Vlast (My Country)
  • Bruch Concerto No. 1 in G Minor, Op. 26
  • Prokofiev Romeo and Juliet (excerpts from Suites 1, 2 and 3)

APRIL 24, 2004 | APRIL MAINSTAGE WITH NARRATORS, OPERA SOLOISTS, AND CHORUSES

  • Elgar Overture: In the South, Op. 50
  • Copland Lincoln Portrait for Narrator and Orchestra
  • Orff Carmina Burana

MAY 23, 2004 | CANDIDE

BERNSTEIN Candide

2002-2003 SEASON

SEPTEMBER 28, 2002 | SEPTEMBER MAINSTAGE WITH OPERA SOLOISTS AND CHORUS

  • Shostakovich Symphony No. 9 in E-flat Major, Op. 70
  • Beethoven Symphony No. 9 in D Minor, Op. 125 “Choral”

OCTOBER 19, 2002 | OCTOBER MAINSTAGE WITH ILYA KALER

  • Mozart Eine Kleine Nachtmusik in G Major, K. 525
  • Bernstein Serenade for Violin, Strings, Harp, and Percussion (after Plato’s “Symposium”)
  • Brahms Serenade No. 1 in D, Op. 11

NOVEMBER 9, 2002 | NOVEMBER MAINSTAGE WITH OPERA SOLOISTS AND CHORUSES

  • Bizet Carmen, Opera in Four Acts

JANUARY 18, 2003 | JANUARY MAINSTAGE WITH MUDI HAN

  • Ibert Hommage à Mozart – Rondo in D Major
  • Mozart Concerto No. 19 for Piano and Orchestra in F Major, K. 459
  • Mozart Serenade No. 9 in D Major, “Post Horn” K. 320

MARCH 22, 2003 | MARCH MAINSTAGE WITH AUGUSTIN HADELICH

  • Rossini Overture to Cenerentola (Cinderella)
  • Prokofiev Cinderella
  • Tchaikovsky Concerto for Violin in D Major, Op. 35

APRIL 12, 2003 | APRIL MAINSTAGE WITH JULIE ALBERS

  • Haydn Cello Concerto No. 1 in C Major
  • Mahler Symphony No. 5 in C-sharp Minor
  • Brahms Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Op. 73

2001-2002 SEASON

SEPTEMBER 8, 2001 | SEPTEMBER MAINSTAGE

  • Stravinsky Petrouchka Ballet – Burlesque in Four Scenes
  • Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 4 in F Minor, Op. 36

OCTOBER 20, 2001 | OCTOBER MAINSTAGE WITH JOANNE CASTELLANI AND MICHAEL ANDRIACCIO

  • Bach Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G Major, BWV 1048
  • Piazzolla Double Concerto “Hommage à Liège”
  • Vivaldi Concerto for Two Guitars in G Major, RV 532
  • Mendelssohn Symphony No. 3 in A Minor, Op. 56 “Scottish”

NOVEMBER 17, 2001 | NOVEMBER MAINSTAGE WITH CLAUDIA HOCA AND DAVID KUEHN

  • Rossini Overture to the Barber of Seville
  • Poulenc Aubade, Concerto Chorégraphique for Piano and 18 Instruments
  • Shostakovich Concerto No. 1 for Piano, Trumpet and Strings, Op. 35

JANUARY 19, 2002 | JANUARY MAINSTAGE

  • Prokofiev Classical Symphony, Op. 25
  • Mozart Symphony No. 40 in G Minor, K. 550

MARCH 9, 2002 | MARCH MAINSTAGE WITH BENNY KIM AND TODD MUNDT

  • Haydn Symphony No. 94 in G Major “Surprise”
  • Strauss Till Eulenspiegel’s Merry Pranks, Op. 28
  • Mendelssohn Concerto for Violin in E Minor, Op. 64
  • Britten Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra, Op. 34

APRIL 13, 2002 | APRIL MAINSTAGE WITH ANTON NEL

  • Adams The Chairman Dances: Foxtrot for Orchestra
  • Brahms Concerto No. 1 in D Minor for Piano and Orchestra, Op. 15
  • Ravel Daphnis et Chloé

2000-2001 SEASON

SEPTEMBER 23, 2000 | SEPTEMBER MAINSTAGE WITH ANGELA CHENG

  • Verdi Overture to “La forza del destino”
  • Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 5 in E-flat Major, Op. 73 “Emperor”
  • Mahler Symphony No. 1 in D Major “Titan”

OCTOBER 7, 2000 | OCTOBER MAINSTAGE WITH AMY PORTER

    • Bernstein Three Dance Episodes, Suite from “On the Town”
    • Foss Renaissance Concerto for Flute and Orchestra
    • Dvořák Symphony No. 9 in E Minor, Op. 95

NOVEMBER 18, 2000 | NOVEMBER MAINSTAGE WITH JACQUES ISRAELIEVITCH

  • Vivaldi The Four Seasons, Concertos for Violin and Strings
  • Rachmaninoff Symphony No. 2 in E Minor

JANUARY 27, 2001 | JANUARY MAINSTAGE WITH BELOSLAVA HRISTOVA

  • Mozart Serenata notturna (Nocturnal Serenade)
  • Mozart Concerto for Violin and ORchestra No. 5 in A Major, K. 219
  • Tchaikovsky Mozartiana, Suite No. 4 for Orchestra
  • Mozart Symphony No. 29 in A Major, K. 201

MARCH 10, 2001 | MARCH MAINSTAGE WITH JOSEPH AND MICHAEL GURT

  • Hachikian College
  • Haydn Symphony No. 83 in G Minor, “La Poule” (The Hen)
  • Saint-Saëns The Carnival of Animals
  • Brahms Symphony No. 1 in C Minor, Op. 68

APRIL 21, 2001 | APRIL MAINSTAGE

  • Weber Overture to der Freischütz
  • Hindemith Symphonic Metamorphosis of Themes by Carl Maria von Weber
  • Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 5 in E Minor, Op. 64

2019/2020 SEASON SCHEDULE

September 13, 2019 | Ax Plays Brahms

October 12, 2019 | Made In America

November 2, 2019 | Liszt & Tchaikovsky

November 9, 2019 The Music Of Star Wars

December 13, 2019 | Holiday Pops

January 18, 2020 | Mozart Birthday Bash

March 14 & 15, 2020 | Best Of Broadway

March 21, 2020 | West Side Story

April 25, 2020 Measha & Mahler 

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