2015-2016 REHEARSAL SCHEDULE

Stepping Stones of the 20th Century: Celebrating Gunther Schuller at 90
Irving Fine                               Toccata Concertante (9)  (1947)
3,3,3,3  4,2,3,1  timp,3perc,pf str

Anton von Webern                              Six Pieces for Orchestra (10)  (1909)
2,2,3,2  4,4,4,1  timp,5perc,cel,hp str

Maurice Ravel                                     Shéhérazade (17)  (1903)
Sop  3,3,2,2  4,2,3,1  timp,3perc,2hp,cel str
Sarah Pelletier, soprano

Dmitri Shostakovich                           October (13)  (1967)
3,3,3,3  4,3,3,1  timp,perc str

Gunther Schuller                      The Past is in the Present (20)  (1994)
4,4,4,4  5,4,4,1  timp,5perc,2hp,pf-cel str

Rehearsals
Sunday, September 13, 2015: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm
Sunday, September 20, 2015: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm
Sunday, September 27, 2015: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm
Sunday, October 04, 2015: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm
Sunday, October 11, 2015: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm
Sunday, October 18, 2015: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm

Dress Rehearsal
Sunday, October 25, 2015: BU, Tsai Performance Center, 10:30am-1:30pm

Concert
Sunday, October 25, 2015: BU, Tsai Performance Center, 3pm, call 2:30pm

 

 

Family Concert: Musical Characters
John Harbison                                     Remembering Gatsby  (7)
3,3,3,3,sax  4,3,3,1  timp,perc,pf str

George Antheil                                   Tom Sawyer Overture (7)
3,3,3,3  4,3,3,1 timp,3perc,pf str

TBD                                                  Young Artist Competition Winner (15)

Rob Kapilow                                      Elijah’s Angel (22)
Bar, bass-bar, boy sop, treble chorus
2,2,2,2  2,2,0,0 2perc str
David Kravitz, baritone
Dana Whiteside, baritone
Boston City Singers, Jane Money, Director

Rehearsals
Sunday, November 01, 2015: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm
Sunday, November 08, 2015: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm
Sunday, November 15, 2015: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm
Sunday, November 22, 2015: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm
Sunday, November 29, 2015: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm
Sunday, December 06, 2015: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm

Dress Rehearsal
Sunday, December 13, 2015: BU, Tsai Performance Center, 10:30am-1:30pm

Concert
Sunday, December 13, 2015: BU, Tsai Performance Center, 3pm, call 2:30pm

 

 

Miracles and Rhapsodies
Roy Harris                                Symphony No. 3  (18)
3,3,3,2  4,3,3,2  2 timp,perc str

Sergei Rachmaninoff                Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini (22)
Solo pf  3,3,2,2  4,2,3,1  timp,3perc,hp str
Randall Hodgkinson, piano

Brian Robison                                     In Search of the Miraculous (14)
3,3,3,3  4,3,3,1  timp,4perc,pf,hp str

Bernard Hoffer                                    MacNeil Lehrer Variations (24) [Boston Premiere]
3,3,4,3  4,3,3,1  2timp,3perc,hp,pf-cel-synth str

Rehearsals
Sunday, January 03, 2016: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm
Sunday, January 10, 2016: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm
Sunday, January 17, 2016: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm
Sunday, January 24, 2016: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm
Sunday, January 31, 2016: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm
Sunday, February 07, 2016: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm
Sunday, February 14, 2016: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm
Sunday, February 21, 2016: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm

Dress Rehearsal
Saturday, February 27, 2016: BU, Tsai Performance Center, 10am-1pm

Concert
Saturday, February 27, 2016: BU, Tsai Performance Center, 8pm, call 7:30pm

 

 

From the Seas to the Heavens
David Hertzberg                        Music of the Spheres (10) [Winner of the Annual Call for Scores]
2,2,2,2  4,2,3,1  timp,3perc,hp,cel str

Alban Berg                               Violin Concerto (27)
2,2,3,3,sax  4,2,2,1  timp,2perc,hp str
Danielle Maddon, soloist

Jean Sibelius                                       The Oceanides (9:30)
3,3,3,3  4,3,3,0  timp,perc,2hp str

David Rakowski                        Symphony No. 6 (30) [World Premiere]
Instrumentation tba

Rehearsals
Sunday, March 06, 2016: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm
Sunday, March 13, 2016: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm
Sunday, March 20, 2016: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm
Sunday, March 27, 2016: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm
Sunday, April 03, 2016: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm
Sunday, April 10, 2016: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm
Sunday, April 17, 2016: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm
Sunday, April 24, 2016: United Parish in Brookline, 7:15pm-10pm

Dress Rehearsal
Saturday, April 30, 2016: BU, Tsai Performance Center, 10am-1pm

Concert
Saturday, April 30, 2016: BU, Tsai Performance Center, 8pm, call 7:30pm