2017 Concerts

Sunday, June 4
6:45pm  Opening Fanfare
Festival Brass Ensemble

Arlington Hotel Terrace, free

7:30pm  Mentor Showcase
Handel-Halvorsen Passacaglia in g for Violin & Viola

    Annie Chalex Boyle, violin; Amadi Azikiwe, viola
Fetter Variations on Palestrina’s ‘Dona Nobis Pacem’
     James Decker, trombone
Britten Six Metamorphoses after Ovid, I & IV
     Joey Salvalaggio, oboe
Gallay Unmeasured Prelude for Horn
     Caroline Kinsey, horn
Isaacson Duet for Bassoon and One Maraca
     Jenny Mann, bassoon; Matt McClung, percussion
Mozart Quintet for Piano and Winds, K452
     Nataliya Sukhina, piano; Joey Salvalaggio, oboe;
     Osiris J. Molina, clarinet; Jenny Mann, bassoon,
      Caroline Kinsey, horn
Arlington Hotel Ballroom, $15
239 Central Avenue

Monday, June 5
7:30pm  Inside Looking Out
your chance to sit within the orchestra for

a reading session of Prokofiev’s Romeo and Juliet Suite No. 2
with Maestro Peter Bay
First United Methodist Church Life Center, $10
218 Pratt Street

Tuesday, June 6
7:30pm  Festival Chamber Players
Janáček Mládi
Rabbath Ode d’Espagne
Rabbath Ibérique
Clayton Bach to Blues
Bartók Contrast for Clarinet, Violin and Piano
Saint-Saëns Septet in Eb, Opus 65
St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, $10

228 Spring Street

Wednesday, June 7
7:30pm  Festival Chorus and Chamber Players

Thompson Alleluia
Schroeder Giving Thanks
Ibert Entr’acte
Rossini String Sonata
Gabrieli Sonata XXI
Gabrieli Canzon à 12
St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, $10

228 Spring Street

Thursday, June 8
6:30pm  Pre-Concert Talk
7:30pm  Festival Symphony Orchestra
Walton Suite from “Henry V”
Hanson Song of Democracy
     Hot Springs Music Festival Chorus
     and The Village Chorale
Hovhaness Fantasy on Japanese Woodprints
     Matt McClung, marimba
Prokofiev Romeo and Juliet Suite No. 2
Oaklawn Magnet School, $20

301 Oaklawn Street

Friday, June 9
7:30pm  Chamber Music Potpourri I
a delightful assortment of chamber music

performed by apprentices
First Presbyterian Church, $10
213 Whittington Avenue

Saturday, June 10
7:30pm  Festival Chamber Players
Barber Summer Music
Beamish Thorns
Shostakovich String Quartet No. 7
Dahl Music for Brass Instruments
Oaklawn Magnet School, $10
301 Oaklawn Street

Sunday, June 11
7:30pm  Festival Chamber Players
Mishell Excerpts from ‘The Pleiades’
Beethoven Quintet for 3 Horns, Oboe & Bassoon
Mishell Piano Trio No. 2
Françaix L’heure du berger
First Presbyterian Church, $10
213 Whittington Avenue

Monday, June 12
7:30pm  Piano Music for Two & Four Hands
Debussy Petite Suite

Beethoven Rondo a Capriccio in G
Chopin Nocturne in Db
Chopin Mazurka in Bb & b
Chopin Valse brilliante
Gershwin Three Preludes
Joplin/Davydov Maple Leaf Rag
Chaminade Pièces Romantiques, Opus 35
Saint-Saëns Carnival of the Animals, XIV Final
     Nataliya Sukhina & Kristen LaMadrid, piano
First Presbyterian Church, $10
213 Whittington Avenue

Tuesday, June 13
6:30pm  Pre-Concert Talk
7:30pm  Festival Symphony Orchestra
Berlioz Roman Carnival

Rota Bassoon Concerto
Respighi Fountains of Rome
Tchaikovsky Capriccio Italien, Opus 45
Oaklawn Magnet School, $20
301 Oaklawn Street

Wednesday, June 14
7:30pm  Festival Chamber Players
Copland Appalachian Spring
Cage Living Room Music for Percussion

     and Speech Quartet
Harrison Concerto for Violin & Percussion Orchestra
Oaklawn Magnet School, $10
301 Oaklawn Street

Thursday, June 15
7:30pm  Festival Chamber Players
Beethoven String Quartet in F, Opus 18 No. 1
Mitushin Concertino for Four Horns
Bozza Jour d’été à la montagne
Dondeyne Suite for Trombone Quartet
Prokofiev/Miller & Carroll The Wolf and Peter
St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, $10
228 Spring Street

Friday, June 16
7:30pm  Chamber Music Potpourri II
a delightful assortment of chamber music
performed by apprentices
First Presbyterian Church, $10
213 Whittington Avenue

Saturday, June 17
6:30pm  Pre-Concert Talk
7:30pm  Festival Symphony Orchestra
Stravinsky Scherzo à la russe
Bruch Adagio appassionato, Opus 57
     Drew Irvin, violin
Rodrigo Concierto pastoral
     Virginia Broffitt Kunzer, flute
Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 6 in b, Opus 74,
     “Pathétique”
Oaklawn Magnet School, $20
301 Oaklawn Street

 

Student tickets for all concerts are $5

Performers and repertoire are subject to change