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Schedule

Date
Location
Orchestra/Soloists
Programme
23
Feb
2018

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra

Off the Cuff:

STRAVINSKY: The Rite of Spring

24
Feb
2018

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra

Off the Cuff:

STRAVINSKY: The Rite of Spring

25
Feb
2018

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra

Branford Marsalis, saxophone

ANNA CLYNE: Abstractions
IBERT: Concertino da camera
MILHAUD: Scaramouche
STRAVINSKY: Rite of Spring

8 - 10
Mar
2018

São Paulo Symphony Orchestra

MAHLER: Symphony No. 7

22 - 24
Mar
2018

São Paulo Symphony Orchestra

Nikolai Lugansky, piano

BEETHOVEN: Leonora Overture No. 3
Piano Concerto No. 4
Symphony No. 3 ‘Eroica’

6 - 7
Apr
2018

Paulo Szot, celebrant
Chineke! Orchestra
National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain

BERNSTEIN: Mass

11
Apr
2018

Orchestre de la Suisse Romande

Jean-Pierre Berry, horn
Alexis Crouzil, horn
Clément Charpentier-Leroy, horn
Pierre Briand, horn

BARBER: Essay No. 2 for orchestra
SCHUMANN: Concert Piece for 4 horns and orchestra
DVORAK: Symphony No. 9 ‘New World’

12
Apr
2018

Orchestre de la Suisse Romande
Yesong Sophie Lee, violin
Henning Kraggerud, violin

Menuhin Competition Opening Concert:
SAINT SAËNS: Havanaise in E
MENDELSSOHN: Violin Concerto in E minor
DVORAK: Symphony No. 9 ‘New World’

20
Apr
2018

Yale Philharmonia

Yale Glee Club

Yale Camerata

BERNSTEIN: Opening Prayer
BERNSTEIN: Chichester Psalms
BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 9

27
Apr
2018

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Baltimore School for the Arts Dancers
Staged by Deborah Wingert
Coached by Heather Watts

TCHAIKOVSKY: Serenade for Strings in C Major (Choreography by George Balanchine © The George Balanchine Trust)

28
Apr
2018

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Baltimore School for the Arts Dancers
Staged by Deborah Wingert
Coached by Heather Watts

TCHAIKOVSKY: Serenade for Strings in C Major (Choreography by George Balanchine © The George Balanchine Trust)

4
May
2018

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Nicola Benedetti, violin

JOHN WILLIAMS, LUCIANO BERIO, JOHN CORIGLIANO: Birthday Bouquet
BERNSTEIN: Serenade
BERNSTEIN: Symphonic Dances from West Side Story
BERNSTEIN: Three Dance Episodes from On The Town

5
May
2018

Scott Simon, commentator

NPR’s “Weekend Edition Saturday” host Scott Simon joins Marin Alsop on stage for an exploration of Bernstein’s genius.

BERNSTEIN: Overture to Candide
JOHN WILLIAMS, LUCIANO BERIO, JOHN CORIGLIANO: Birthday Bouquet
BERNSTEIN: Selections from West Side Story and On The Town

6
May
2018

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Nicola Benedetti, violin

JOHN WILLIAMS, LUCIANO BERIO, JOHN CORIGLIANO: Birthday Bouquet
BERNSTEIN: Serenade
BERNSTEIN: Symphonic Dances from West Side Story
BERNSTEIN: Three Dance Episodes from On The Town

10 - 12
May
2018

São Paulo Symphony Orchestra

Emmanuel Phaud, flute

MOZART: The Magic Flute Overture
FOBBES: Fantasy on “The Magic Flute”
BERNSTEIN: Halil
RIMSKY-KORSAKOV: Sheherazade

17 - 19
May
2018

São Paulo Symphony Orchestra

OSESP Academic Choir
OSESP Choir

ALLEGRI: Miserere Mei, Deus
STRAVINSKY: Symphony of Psalms
TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony No. 6 “Pathétique”

20
May
2018

São Paulo Symphony Orchestra

TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony No. 6 “Pathétique”

24 - 26
May
2018

São Paulo Symphony Orchestra
Pekka Kuusisto, violino
Natália Áurea, soprano
Érika Muniz, soprano
Silvana Romani, contralto
OSESP Choir

J.S BACH: Brandenburg Concerto No. 1
STRAVINSKY: Violin Concerto
VIVALDI: Gloria

25
May
2018

OSESP Conducting Academy

Conducting Masterclass

31
May
2018

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Kirill Gerstein, piano

STRAVINSKY: Suite from The Firebird
GERSHWIN: Concerto in F
SCHUMANN: Symphony No. 2

1 - 2
Jun
2018

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Kirill Gerstein, piano

STRAVINSKY: Suite from The Firebird
GERSHWIN: Concerto in F
SCHUMANN: Symphony No. 2

7 - 8
Jun
2018

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Jon Kimura Parker, piano

BERNSTEIN: Slava! A Political Overture
BERNSTEIN: Symphony No. 2 “The Age of Anxiety”
SHOSTAKOVICH: Symphony No. 5

9
Jun
2018

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Jon Kimura Parker, piano

BERNSTEIN: Slava! A Political Overture
BERNSTEIN: Symphony No. 2 “The Age of Anxiety”
SHOSTAKOVICH: Symphony No. 5

10
Jun
2018

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Jon Kimura Parker, piano

BERNSTEIN: Slava! A Political Overture
BERNSTEIN: Symphony No. 2 “The Age of Anxiety”
SHOSTAKOVICH: Symphony No. 5

28 - 29
Jun
2018

São Paulo Symphony Orchestra
Anna Caterina Antonacci, soprano
OSESP Choir

STRAUSS: Don Juan
BERLIOZ: The Death of Cleopatra
DEBUSSY: Clair de Lune [orchestration by André Caplet]
BERLIOZ: La Captive
RAVEL: Daphnis et Chloé: Suite No. 2

5 - 6
Jul
2018

São Paulo Symphony Orchestra

Festival Fellows

ALMEIDA PRADO: Symphony No. 2 – Dos Orixás: Suite
STRAUSS: Alpine Symphony

12
Jul
2018

Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Joshua Bell, violin

BERNSTEIN: Overture to Candide
BERNSTEIN: Serenade (after Plato’s Symposium)
TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony No. 6

14
Jul
2018

Chicago Symphony Orchestra and Chorus
Chicago Children’s Choir
Vocal soloists TBD

BERNSTEIN: Chichester Psalms
BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 9

25
Jul
2018

Chicago Symphony Orchestra

Pianist TBD

COPLAND: Appalachian Spring
GERSHWIN: Rhapsody in Blue
STRAVINSKY: The Rite of Spring

28
Jul
2018

Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Vocality
Chicago Children’s Choir
Vocal Soloists TBD

BERNSTEIN: MASS (CSO premiere)

18
Aug
2018

Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Pianist TBD

BERNSTEIN: Slava! (CSO Premiere)
RAVEL: Piano Concerto in G Major
SHOSTAKOVICH: Symphony No. 5

19
Aug
2018

Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Frederica von Stade, mezzo-soprano

BERNSTEIN: Symphony No. 1 (“Jeremiah”)
MAHLER: Symphony No. 1

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