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The Firebird

Artists

Fabien Gabel, conductor

Hunter Eberly, trumpet

Program

Tchaikovsky , Tempest

Tomasi , Concerto for Trumpet

Stravinsky , Song of the Nightingale

Stravinsky , The Firebird Suite (1919)


An enchanted tale that has delighted generations. The first masterpiece of a musical genius. Experience Stravinsky’s “The Firebird” under the dynamic Fabien Gabel, plus Stravinsky’s beguiling Song of the Nightingale, and Tchaikovsky’s stormy “The Tempest.” DSO Principal Trumpet Hunter Eberly plays the bright and lively Trumpet Concerto of Stravinsky's contemporary Henri Tomasi.

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Schedule

  • October 19 - 10:45 AM

    The Firebird

    Artists

    Fabien Gabel, conductor
    Hunter Eberly, trumpet

    Program

    Tchaikovsky Tempest
    Tomasi Concerto for Trumpet
    Stravinsky Song of the Nightingale
    Stravinsky The Firebird Suite (1919)

  • October 27 - 8:00 PM

    Grieg Piano Concerto

    Artists

    Santtu-Matias Rouvali, conductor
    Víkingur Ólafsson, piano

    Program

    Sibelius Lemminkäinen's Return
    Grieg Concerto for Piano
    Sibelius Symphony No. 5

  • November 9 - 8:00 PM

    Emanuel Ax Plays Beethoven

    Artists

    Cristian Măcelaru, conductor
    Emanuel Ax, piano

    Program

    Dvorák Carnival Overture
    Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 1
    Andrew Norman Play

  • November 17 - 8:00 PM

    Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 4

    Artists

    John Storgårds, conductor
    Pekka Kuusisto, violin

    Program

    Antheil Over the Plains
    Daníel Bjarnason Violin Concerto
    Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 4

  • December 7 - 10:45 AM

    Beethoven's Fifth

    Artists

    Carlos Miguel Prieto, conductor
    Christian Tetzlaff, violin

    Program

    Brahms Concerto for Violin
    Beethoven Symphony No. 5

  • December 15 - 8:00 PM

    Strauss: Der Rosenkavalier

    Artists

    Nikolaj Znaider, conductor
    Jean-Guihen Queyras, cello

    Program

    Johann Strauss Jr. Overture to Die Fledermaus
    Schumann Concerto for Cello and Orchestra
    Schumann Overture to Manfred
    R. Strauss Suite from Der Rosenkavalier

  • January 27 - 3:00 PM

    Shostakovich 8

    Artists

    Karina Canellakis, conductor
    Lise de la Salle, piano

    Program

    Schumann Concerto for Piano
    Shostakovich Symphony No. 8

  • February 8 - 8:00 PM

    American Panorama

    Artists

    Leonard Slatkin, conductor
    Wei Yu, cello

    Program

  • February 10 - 3:00 PM

    A John Williams Celebration

    Artists

    Leonard Slatkin, conductor
    Alexander Kinmonth, oboe

    Program

  • February 15 - 10:45 AM

    Appalachian Spring

    Artists

    Leonard Slatkin, conductor
    Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano

    Program

  • February 17 - 3:00 PM

    Gershwin's Porgy & Bess

    Artists

    Leonard Slatkin, conductor
    Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano
    Laquita Mitchell, soprano
    Derrick Parker, bass-baritone

    Program

  • February 22 - 8:00 PM

    West Side Story

    Artists

    Leonard Slatkin, conductor
    Kimberly Kaloyanides Kennedy, violin

    Program

  • February 24 - 3:00 PM

    Maximum Minimal

    Artists

    Leonard Slatkin, conductor
    Joseph Becker, percussion
    Andrés Pichardo-Rosenthal, percussion
    Jeremy Epp, timpani
    James Ritchie, timpani

    Program

  • March 9 - 8:00 PM

    Classical Roots

    Artists

    André Raphel, conductor
    TBA

    Program

  • March 16 - 8:00 PM

    Mahler Symphony No. 5

    Artists

    Rafael Payare, conductor
    Yoonshin Song, violin

    Program

    Mozart Violin Concerto No. 5
    Mahler Symphony No. 5

  • March 23 - 8:00 PM

    Sibelius Violin Concerto

    Artists

    Mark Wigglesworth, conductor
    Simone Lamsma, violin

    Program

    Sibelius Concerto for Violin and Orchestra
    Vaughan Williams Symphony No. 5

  • April 13 - 8:00 PM

    Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 4

    Artists

    Ludovic Morlot, conductor
    Hélène Grimaud, piano

    Program

    Sebastian Currier Divisions
    Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 4
    Prokofiev Symphony No. 5

  • April 27 - 8:00 PM

    Vivaldi's Gloria

    Artists

    Nicholas McGegan, conductor
    Avi Avital, mandolin
    David Daniels, countertenor
    Sherezade Panthaki, soprano

    Program

    Vivaldi Concerto for Strings
    Anna Clyne Concerto for Mandolin and Strings, "Three Sisters"
    Vivaldi Concerto for Mandolin
    Vivaldi Concerto Grosso
    Vivaldi Gloria

  • May 5 - 3:00 PM

    Tchaikovsky's Piano Concerto No. 2

    Artists

    Ben Glassberg, conductor
    Kirill Gerstein, piano

    Program

    Walton Suite from Henry V
    Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto No. 2
    DvořákSymphony No. 8

  • May 25 - 8:00 PM

    Nagano Conducts Bruckner

    Artists

    Kent Nagano, conductor
    Beatrice Rana, piano

    Program

    Prokofiev Piano Concerto No. 3
    Bruckner Symphony No. 3

  • May 31 - 10:45 AM

    Brahms Symphony No. 4

    Artists

    Simone Young, conductor
    Karl Pituch, horn
    Johanna Yarbrough, horn

    Program

    Webern Passacaglia
    Haydn Concerto for Two Horns
    Brahms Symphony No. 4

  • June 9 - 3:00 PM

    Rachmaninoff's Paganini Variations

    Artists

    Leonard Slatkin, conductor
    Makoto Ozone, piano

    Program

    Juliet Palmer New Work
    Rachmaninoff Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
    Bartók Concerto for Orchestra