Programs

2016-2017 Season

CSO Presents

Saturday Nov 5th, 8:00 PM Kresge Hall MIT

Michael Tippet’s A Child of Our Time, with the New England Conservatory Concert Choir

George Gershwin’s An American in Paris

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Wisconsin Youth Symphony Celebration Concert

Saturday Nov. 19 8:00, Sauk Performing Arts Center

Phillip Sawyer cello concerto, Ken Woods, cello

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CSO Presents Holiday Pops

Saturday, December 10th, 8:00 PM Performing Arts Center at the Armory, Somerville

Vira Slowatsky, soprano

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Saturday, December 10th, 4:00 PM New England Conservatory YRO Winter Concert, Jordan Hall

Rossini’s La Gazza Ladre

Dvorak’s Noon Day Witch

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Saturday, December 17th, 2:00 New England Conservatory SRO orchestra, Jordan Hall

featuring works by Copland, Britten and Bach

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CSO Presents, A Family Concert

Sunday, 2:00 and 4:00 PM The Center for the Performing Arts at the Armory, Somerville

featuring The Carnival of the Animals by Camille Saint-Saens

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CSO Presents A Winter Concert

Sunday, March 12th, 4:00 PM, Kresge Hall, MIT

Tchaikovsky’s Symphony NO 5

Bernstein’s On The Waterfront

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Thursday, May 21st, 8:00 PM Jordan Hall

New England Conservatory JRO concert

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CSO Presents, American Masters

Saturday, June 17th, 8:00 PM, Kresge Hall MIT

World Premiere Commission by Conrad Pope

Copland’s Symphony N0. 3

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CSO Pops on the Lawn

Sunday, June 23rd, Sennott Park, Cambridge

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2015-2016 Season

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CSO Presents

Sunday, Nov. 15th 4:00 pm Kresge Hall MIT

Gustav Mahler Symphony No.5

Ravel’s Scheherazade with soprano Indre Thomas

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CSO Presents Holiday Pops

Saturday, Dec. 12th, 8:00 PM, The Performing Arts Center at the Armory, Somerville

featuring holiday favorites and soprano Jennifer Sogre

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NEC  Orchestras present Winter Festival

Saturday, Dec. 20th, Jordan Hall, Boston

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CSO Presents Family Fun

Sunday, Jan. 24th, 4:00 PM, The Performing Arts Center at the Armory, Somerville

Prokofiev, Peter and the Wolf, Claude Woods, narrator

Ravel, Tzigane with Yoo Jin Ahn, violin

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CSO Presents Masterworks

Sunday, March 20th, 4:00 PM, Kresge Hall, MIT, Cambridge

Prokofiev Piano Concerto no 3 with Alexander Korsantia, piano

Shostakovitch Symphony no.10

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Saturday, June 4th NEC Orchestras present Spring Festival

Jordan Hall, Boston

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20-14-2015 Season

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CSO presents Pops on the Lawn

Sunday, June 38th, Sennot Part, 3:00 PM

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Saturday May 31st, Jordan Hall, 2:00 PM

NEC presents A Spring Festival

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Saturday, May 16th, 8:00 PM, The Center for Performing Arts at the Armory, Somerville

CSO presents,

Edward Elgar Enigma Variations

Antonin Dvorak, Symphony no 9, New World

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Sunday, March 22nd, 4:00 PM Kresge Hall MIT

CSO presents

Johannes Brahms Piano Concerto in B-flat with Max Levinson, pianist

Otorino Respighi  Pines of Rome 

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Sunday, January 25th, 4:00 PM, The Center for the Performing Arts at the Armory

CSO Presents

Our Family Concert

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Sunday, Dcember 20th, Jordan Hall

NEC presents A Winter Festival

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Friday, December 12th.8:00 PM, The Center for the Performing Arts at the Armory

CSO Presents

Holiday Pops

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Sunday, November 9th, 4:00 PM, Kresge Hall

Gustav Mahler, Symphony No. 2 The Resurrection

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2013-2014 Season

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CSO presents,  Pops on the Lawn

June 22, Sennot Park, 3:00 PM

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Cambridge Symphony Orchestra presents  Appalachian

Saturday, May 31st, 8:00 PM

The Center for the Performing Arts at the Armory

Appalachian Spring, Aaron Copland

Symphony no. 1 in c minor, Johannes Brahms

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The New England Conservatory String Repertory Orchestra

Spring Festival Concert

 Jordan Hall, Saturday, May 31st, 2:00 PM

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Cambridge Symphony Orchestra presents Tosca

joined by, The New England Conservatory Children’s Chorus and The Cambridge Community Chorus

Sunday, March 16th, 4:00 PM, Kresge Hall, MIT

Rochelle Bard as Tosca

David Murphy as Scarpia

Ray Bauwens as Cavaradossi

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Cambridge Symphony Orchestra presents  Family Concert

Sunday, January 26th, 4:00 Pm

The Center for the Performing Arts at the Armory, Somervile

Casey at the Bat,  Allen Feinstein

Violin Concerto in g minor, Max Bruch

Tristan Flores, violin

Overture to William Tell, Giaccomo Rossini

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The New England Conservatory String Repertory Orchestra

Winter Festival Concert

Saturday, December 21st, 1:00 PM

Jordan Hall

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Cambridge Symphony Orchestra presents Leaving Home

Sunday, November 10th, 4:00 PM

In collaboration with the Terezin Music Foundation

Overture dall’opera Der  zerbrochene Krug, Victor Ullmann

Concerto for Orchestra, Bela Bartok

Study for Strings, Pavel Haas

Fantasia on a Virtual Choral for String Orchestra, David L Post

commissioned by the Terezin Music Foundation

Concerto for Violin, Antonin Dvorak

Irina Muresanu, violin 

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2012-2013 Season

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Cambridge Symphony Orchestra

Pops on the Lawn

Sunday, June 23rd, 3:00 PM, Sennot Park, Cambridge MA

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Cambridge Symphony Orchestra

Love on the Run…

Saturday May 18th, 8:00 PM Sanders Theater, Harvard University

Overture to La Forza del Destino, Guiseppe Verdi

Piano Concerto no. 2 in C minor, Sergei Rachmaninoff

Mr. Sergey Schepkin, piano

Romeo and Juliet, selections from Suites no. 1 and 2, Serge Prokofiev

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Cambridge Symphony Orchestra

Bumps in the Night…

Sunday, March 25th, 4:00 PM, Kresge Hall, MIT

Night on Bald Mountain, Modest Mussorgsky

Cello Concerto in b minor, Antonin Dvorak

Ms. Allison Eldredge, cello

Symphony No. 5 in D minor, Dmitri Shostakovich

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Cambridge Symphony Chamber Players

Music of Old

Friday, February 15th, 8:00 PM

40 Berkely St. Boston MA

Brandenbrug Concerto no 1 in F major, J.S. Bach

Concerto for two horns in E-flat, Joseph Haydn

Exultate Jubilate, Wolfgang A. Mozart

Endless Pleasure, Endless Love, George Handel

featuring soprano, Kimberly Moller

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Cambridge Symphony Orchestra

Family Concert

Sunday, January 20th, 4:00 PM, Somerville Center for the Performing Arts at the Armory

The Sorcerer’s Apprentice, Paul Dukas

Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra, Benjamin Britten

Concerto for Violin in D major, Peter Tchaikovsky

III. Finale, featuring From The Top artist, Kate Arndt

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Celebrate the Season, Holiday Pops

Cambridge Symphony Orchestra

Saturday, December 8th, 8:00 PM, Arlington Town Hall Auditorium

Come celebrate the holiday season with favorites such as Twas the Night Before Christmas, Sleigh Ride,

Vivaldi’s Winter and family friendly sing along at the end

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Cambridge Symphony Orchestra

The Pranksters…

Sunday, November 11th, 4:00 PM, Somerville Center for the Performing Arts at the Armory

Overture to the Bartered Bride, Bedrich Smetena

Till Eulenspiegel’s Merry Pranks, Richard Strauss

Symphony No. 3 in F major,  Johannes Brahms

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Summer 2012

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National Sinfonia of Trinidad and Tobago

August 26th 8:00 PM

Cipriani Labour College, Valsayn, Trinidad

Overture to the Barber of Seville, Giocchino Rossini

St. Paul’s Suite, Gustav Holst

Overture to Nabucco, Giuseppe Verdi

Symphony No 40 in g minor, Wolfgang Mozart

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Fusion String Ensemble

A Pretty Suite Concert, open air event

Thursday July 19th, 7:00 PM

20 Wyoming Street

Holberg  Suite, Edvard Greig

St. Paul’s Suite, Gustav Holst

Carmen Suite No1, George Bizet

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2011-2012 Season

Pops on the Lawn

Sunday June 24th 3:00 PM, Sennot Park

Cambridge Symphony Orchestra

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Benefit Concert for Disabled Veterans

Saturday May 19th  8:00 PM Sanders Theater, Harvard

Cambridge Symphony Orchestra

Overture to Leonore No. 3     Ludwig van Beethoven

Three Letters world premiere by Pulizter Prize nominee Harold Farberman

Rochelle Bard Soprano, Graham Wright Baritone

Piano Concerto for Left Hand    Maurice Ravel

Jonathan Bass, Piano

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Essential Tchaikovsky

Sunday, March 25th 4:00 PM, Kresge Hall MIT

Overture to the Marriage of Figaro   Wolfgang Mozart

Concerto for Violin in D major    Peter Tchaikovsky

Irina Muresanu, Violin

Symphony No 6, Pathetique    Peter Tchaikovsky

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Family Fun

Cambridge Symphony Orchestra

Sunday January 22 4:00 PM Somerville Theater

Google Internet Symphony    Tan Dun

The Little Engine That Could    Allen Feinstein

With Senator Patricia Jehlen, Narrator

Concerto for Cello in D Major    Jospeh Haydn

With From the Top’s Zlatomir Fung

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A Tribute to Leonard Bernstein

Cambridge Symphony Orchestra

Sunday November 13 4:00 PM Somerville Theater

Overture to Candide    Leonard Bernstein

West Side Story Symphonic Dances    Leonard Bernstein

Symphony No 3 in E-flat Major Reinish    Robert Schumann

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2010-2011 Season

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Pops on the Lawn

Sunday June 26th 3:00 PM Sennot Park

Cambridge Symphony Orchestra

Featuring An American in Paris by George Gershwin

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Saturday May 21st 8:00 PM Kresge Auditorium, MIT

Carnival Overture   Antonin Dvorak

Piano Concerto No. 3    Serge Rachmaninov

Alexander Korsantia, piano

Symphony No. 7 in d minor   Antonin Dvorak

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Sunday March 12th 4:00 PM Distler Hall Tuft’s University

Cambridge Symphony Orchestra

La Valse    Maurice Ravel

Concerto for Violin   Jean Sibelius

Bayla Keyes, violin

La Mer    Claude Debussy

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Family Fun

Sunday January 22nd 3:00 PM Vineyard Church

Cambridge Symphony Orchestra

Peter and the Wolf    Serge Prokofiev

Ray Brown, WGBH Narrator

Concerto in B Major for Violin    Camille Saint Saens

featuring From The Top’s Franccesca Bass, violin

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The Songs of Strauss

November 14th 4:00 PM Vineyard Church

Cambridge Symphony Orchestra

Overture to Die Fledermaus    Johann Strauss

Last Four Songs   Richard Strauss

featuring Eleni Calenos, soprano

Symphony No. 4    Johannes Brahms

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2009-2011 Season

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Pops on the Lawn

Sunday June 26th, 3:00 PM

Sennot Park, Cambridge

The Little Boy and the Tree Branch, Harold Farberman

with special guest Brian Bell of  WGBH radio, Narrator

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The Grand Finale

Sunday May 16th 2010, Vineyard Church

World Premiere of Emerald Waltz

Lisa Bielawa

Concerto for Cello    Camille Saint Saens

Raphael Popper-Kaiser Cello

Symphonie Fantastique    Hector Berlioz

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A Brahms Celebration

Sunday, March 14th, 4:00 PM, Vineyard Church

Hungarian Dances 1, 3 & 10

Tragic Overture

Symphony No. 2 in D Major

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A Tribute to Dr, Martin Luther King

Sunday January 17th, 4:00 PM, Vineyard Church

Three Black Kings    Duke Ellington

New Morning for the World    Joseph Schwantner

Delores Handy of  WGBR Radio, special guest Narrator

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Opening Gala Benefit

Fanfare for the Common Man    Aaron Copland

Symphony No. 9    Ludwig van Beethoven

Cambridge Community Chorus, Jamie Kirsh Director

Rochelle Bard, Soprano, Rebecca Folsom Mezzo-Soprano,

Ray Bauwens Tenor, Robert Honeysucker, Baritone

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