2000-2001 Concert Season

Fall Concert

Friday, October 20 and Saturday, October 21, 2000 at 8:00 PM

Gunther Schuller

Meditation (Symphonic Study)

Robert Schumann

Symphony No. 4

Richard Wagner

Siegfried's Rhine Journey and the Immolation Scene from Götterdämmerung

Ellen Chickering, soprano


Family Concert:  Tell Me a Story

Sunday, December 3, 2000 at 2:00 and 4:00 PM

Reinhold Gliere

Russina Sailor's Dance

John Adams

A Short Ride in a Fast Machine

Silvestre Revueltas


George Kleinsinger

Tubby the Tuba

Robert Orr, Tuba

Joyce Kulhawik, narrator

Leroy Anderson

Christmas Carol Festival

Nashoba-Brooks School Chorus

Susan Minor, Director


Winter Concert

Friday, January 26 and Saturday, January 27, 2001 at 8:00 PM

Dmitri Shostakovich

Symphony No. 7 (Leningrad)

Sergei Prokofiev

Violin Concerto No. 2

Lorna Tsai, violin, winner of the Concord Orchestra Young Artist Competition


Spring Concert

Friday, March 23 and Saturday, March 24, 2001 at 8:00 PM

Samuel Barber

Overture to the School for Scandal

Johannes Brahms

Symphony No. 1

Bernard Hoffer

Piano Concerto World premiere commissioned by the Concord Orchestra

Randall Hodgkinson, pianist



May 18, 19,25, and 26, 2001 at 8:00 PM

Morton Gould

An American Salute

George Gershwin

An American in Paris

Aaron Copland

El Salon Mexico

Morton Gould


Johann Strauss, Jr.

Farewell to America Waltz

Duke Ellington

Duke Ellington Medley

John Philip Sousa

The Liberty Bell

Cole Porter

So In Love

George Gershwin

Somebody Loves Me

Vincent Youmans

Tea For Two