2005-2006 Concert Season

October 21/22, 2005 Fall Concert


Robert Kurka, Music for Orchestra
Robert Schumann, Symphony No. 1 in B-flat (Spring)
Ludwig van Beethoven, Piano Concerto No. 5 in E-flat (Emperor)

Russell Sherman, pianist


December 4, 2005 Family Concert “Babar and Friends”


Francis Poulenc, Babar the Elephant


Joyce Kulhawik narrating


Igor Stravinsky, Circus Polka
Bohuslav Martinu, Suite from Spalicek
Leroy Anderson, Christmas Festival


Childrens’s Choirs from Concord churches


January 27/28, 2006 Mozart’s 250th


Felix Mendelssohn, Ruy Blas Overture
W.A. Mozart, Symphony No. 40 in G minor
Jean Sibelius, En Saga
Sergei Prokofiev, Piano Concerto No. 3

Jung Eun Yoon, Winner of Young Artist Concerto Competition


March 24/25, 2006 Spring Concert

William Kraft, Vintage Renaissance
Maurice Ravel, Concerto for the Left Hand

Stephen Drury, pianist

Anton Bruckner, Symphony No. 4 in Eb (Romantic)

May 12/13, 25/26, 2006 Concord POPS “Around the World in 80 Minutes”

Ottorino Respighi, The Fountains of Rome
Bernard Hoffer, St. Lucia Morning (world premier of orchestra version)
Albert Ketelby, Bank Holiday (‘appy ‘ampstead from Cockney Suite)
Giacomo Puccini, Introduction, Act III, Madame Butterfly
Gioacchino Rossini, Una voce poco fa from The Barber of Seville

With Krista River, Mezzo-soprano

George Bizet, Habanera from Carmen
Leonard Bernstein, West Side Story Overture
Johannes Brahams, Hungarian Dance No. 5
Johann Strauss, Egyptian March
Rodgers & Hammerstein, Selections from South Pacific