Thursday Orchestra Classics

2016orchestraforweb22016 Orchestra Classics Series

Hanaway Theatre – Silver Center for the Arts
114 Main Street, Plymouth, NH

Join Paul Polivnick and other presenters at 6:30 PM (note new time) prior to Thursday concerts for CLASSICAL CONVERSATIONS, our free lecture and discussion series at Silver Center Recital Hall.

 

Past Concerts


Opening Night: Classic Beauty

A champagne reception hosted by PSU President Don Birx starts at 6:30 PM and continues at intermission

THURSDAY, JULY 7 at 7:30 PM
Festival Orchestra
Paul Polivnick, conductor

HANDEL  Concerto Grosso, Op. 3 No. 2
HAYDN  Symphony No. 98 in B-flat Major
BEETHOVEN  Piano Concerto No. 5, “Emperor”
George Lopez, piano


Brazilian Impressions

THURSDAY, JULY 14 at 7:30 PM
Festival Orchestra
Paul Polivnick, conductor

RESPIGHI  Brazilian Impressions 
DEL AGUILA  Concierto en Tango
Roman Mekinulov, cello
REVUELTAS  Colorines
VILLA LOBOS  Bachianas Brasileiras No. 8


Composer Portrait: David Amram

THURSDAY, JULY 21 at 7:30 PM
Festival Orchestra
Paul Polivnick, conductor

FOSS  Night Music for John Lennon  
NHMF Brass Quintet
LIEBERMANN  Piccolo Concerto
Mary Kay Robinson, piccolo
COPLAND  Music for the Theatre   
AMRAM  American Dance Suite, Movements 1 and 3
AMRAM  En Memoria de Chano Pozo  
David Amram, piano


Ein deutsches Requiem

THURSDAY, JULY 28 at 7:30 PM
Festival Orchestra & Symphonic Chorus
Paul Polivnick, conductor
Dan Perkins, principal guest conductor/director of choral activities

BRAHMS  Variations on a Theme by Haydn
BRAHMS  Ein deutsches Requiem (A German Requiem)
Tami Petty, soprano
Paul Max Tipton, baritone


Season Finale: Slavic Icons

THURSDAY, AUGUST 4 at 7:30 PM
Festival Orchestra
Paul Polivnick, conductor

BORODIN   In the Steppes of Central Asia
PROKOFIEV  Violin Concerto No. 1
In Mo Yang, violin
TCHAIKOVSKY   Selections from Swan Lake