Upcoming Events

Friday, September 20, 2019

Michael Boyman — Sonata for String Orchestra, Mvts. 1 & 2 (World Premiere)
Jeremy Crosmer — Masks: A Heroine’s Tale (NYC Premiere)
    Mitsuru Kubo, viola
*CONDUCTOR

INTERMISSION

Aaron Copland — Fanfare for the Common Man
Leonard Bernstein — Prelude, Fugue and Riffs
    Alicia Bennett, clarinet
George Gershwin — An American in Paris
*HORN

Saturday, September 21, 2019

Michael Boyman — Sonata for String Orchestra, Mvts. 1 & 2 (World Premiere)
Eric Ewazen — Shadowcatcher
    Nautilus Brass Quintet
*CONDUCTOR

INTERMISSION

Aaron Copland — Fanfare for the Common Man
Leonard Bernstein — Prelude, Fugue and Riffs
    Alicia Bennett, clarinet
George Gershwin — An American in Paris
*HORN

Saturday, October 5, 2019

Reynaldo Hahn — Overture to Mozart
Kevin Puts — Flute Concerto
    Richard Sherman, flute

INTERMISSION

Ruth Crawford Seeger — Rissolty Rossolty
Ludwig van Beethoven — Symphony No.7, op. 92 in A major
*CONDUCTOR

Thursday, October 10, 2019

A Musical Look at Communication and Cooperation
Educational program for 3rd and 4th grade students
*CONDUCTOR

Friday, October 25, 2019

Aaron Dai — TBA (World Premiere)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart — Horn Concerto No.4 in E-flat major
    Peter DelGrosso, horn
Jennifer Higdon — Soliloquy for English Horn and Strings
    Jason Smoller, English horn

INTERMISSION

Jessie Montgomery — Starburst
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart — Symphony No. 41 in C major “Jupiter”
*HORN

Saturday, October 26, 2019

Aaron Dai — TBA (World Premiere)
Carl Maria von Weber — Andante and Hungarian Rondo
    Tilden Marbit, bassoon
Franz Joseph Haydn — Horn Concerto No. 2 in D major
    Adam Schommer, horn

INTERMISSION

Jessie Montgomery — Starburst
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart — Symphony No. 41 in C major “Jupiter”
*HORN

Saturday, November 2, 2019

Gustav Mahler — Symphony No. 2 “Resurrection”
*HORN

WSU Orchestra Concert
Jeremy Crosmer — Masks: A Heroine’s Tale (Washington Premiere)
    Mitsuru Kubo, viola
Gustav Holst — Selections from The Planets
*CONDUCTOR

WSU Orchestra Festival Residency

Mitsuru Kubo, viola & Matthew Aubin, conductor

Jeremy Crosmer — Masks: A Heroine’s Tale (Washington Premiere)
    Mitsuru Kubo, viola
Gustav Holst — Selections from The Planets
*CONDUCTOR

Saturday, November 23, 2019

Arthur Sullivan — Overture to The Pirates of Penzance
Seth Bedford — Ms. Rubinstein’s Beauty (Michigan Premiere)
    Diego Febres-Cordero, narrator
Jacques Ibert — Divertissment
featuring artwork from students in Jackson County

INTERMISSION

Francis Poulenc — Concerto for Two Pianos in D minor
Camille Saint-Saëns — Carnival of the Animals
    Pascal and Ami Rogé, piano

*CONDUCTOR

Friday, December 6, 2019

Arturo Marquéz — Danzón No. 2
Max Bruch — Violin Concerto No. 1 in G minor, op. 26
    Molly Fletcher, violin
Camille Saint-Saëns — Introduction & Rondo capriccioso, op. 28
    Dawn Wang, violin
Fernande Breilh Decruck — Les clochers de Vienne : Suite de Valses (NYC Premiere)
Ralph Vaughan Williams — Fantasia on Greensleeves
Leroy Anderson — Sleigh Ride
Aaron Dai — The Night Before Christmas
*CONDUCTOR

Saturday, December 7, 2019

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky — The Nutcracker
*CONDUCTOR

Sunday, December 8, 2019

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky — The Nutcracker
*CONDUCTOR

Saturday, December 14, 2019

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky — The Nutcracker
*CONDUCTOR

Sunday, December 15, 2019

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky — The Nutcracker
*CONDUCTOR

Michigan Music Conference
MSBOA/MASTA Teacher Orchestra

Gustav Mahler — Symphony No. 1, Mvt. 2 arr. Dackow
Benjamin Briteen — Simple Symphony, Mvt. 2
Edvard Grieg — Holberg Suite
*CONDUCTOR

Friday, January 24, 2020

Jennifer Higdon — blue cathedral
Darius Milhaud — Concerto No. 1 for Cello and Orchestra, op. 136
    Kurt Behnke, cello
Alexandra Gardner — Just Say Yes
    Michael Blancaflor, drumset
*HORN

INTERMISSION

Sergei Prokofiev — Symphony No. 5 in B-flat Major, op. 100
*CONDUCTOR

Saturday, January 25, 2020

Jennifer Higdon — blue cathedral
William Walton — Viola Concerto
    Sara Dudley, viola
*HORN

INTERMISSION

Sergei Prokofiev — Symphony No. 5 in B-flat Major, op. 100
*CONDUCTOR