Performances 

Enjoy the EnCue experience at any one of the magnificent performances below.

 

2017-2018 Season

River Oaks Chamber Orchestra

St. John the Divine
2450 River Oaks Blvd, Houston, TX 77019

September 23, 2017
5 Views (permiere of percussion concerto by Paul Lansky), Symphony No. 2
by Kurt Weill, along with Paul Hindemith’s Cupid and Psyche, Igor
Stravinsky’s Dumbarton Oaks,

November 11, 2017
Michael Gandolfi: JFK 100 (premiere), Jean Sibelius’ Symphony No. 7 in C
major, op. 105, and Bruce Adolphe’s I Will Not Remain Silent

February 10, 2018
Dan Visconti premiere of a new work,. Antonin Dvorák’s Legends, Wood
Notes by William Grant Still

April 21, 2018
Nursery Rhymes and Epitaphs, two world premieres by Mark Buller, Dmitri
Shostakovich’s Symphony No. 9 and Anna Clyne’s Within Her Arms.


2017-2018 Season

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Myths and Fairytales Series

Cadogan Hall
Sloane Terrace, London, SW1X 9DQ

Nov. 7, 2017
TCHAIKOVSKY Sleeping Beauty Suite
TCHAIKOVSKY Variations on a Rococo Theme
RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Scheherazade

Feb 27, 2018  
MUSSORGSKY Night on Bald Mountain
TCHAIKOVSKY Violin Concerto
SIBELIUS Nightride and Sunrise
KHACHATURIAN Excerpts from Spartacus Suite

March 4, 2018
HUMPERDINCK Hansel and Gretel: Prelude
WAGNER Wesendonck Lieder
GRIEG Excerpts from Peer Gynt

May 9, 2018
DUKAS The Sorcerer's Apprentice
CHOPIN Piano Concerto No.2
MUSSORGSKY Pictures at an Exhibition


London Symphony Orchestra
Half Six Fix Series

November 1, 2017
TCHAIKOVSKY Symphony No 4, Gianandrea Noseda conductor

December 21, 2017
BERNSTEIN Wonderful Town, Sir Simon Rattle conductor

March, 28  2018
STRAVINSKY Chant du Rossignol & DEBUSSY La mer, François-Xavier Roth conductor

2017-2018 Season


Illinois Symphony Orchestra

Bloomington Center for the Performing Arts
Bloomington, IL

January, 26, 2018
Bernstein Serenade, after Plato's Symposium
Mahler Symphony No. 1 "Titan"

Sangamon Auditorium, UIS
Springfield, IL

January, 27, 2018
Bernstein Serenade, after Plato's Symposium
Mahler Symphony No. 1 "Titan"

 

Jan 26-27, 2018


Pacific Symphony

Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall

BRAHMS: Symphony No. 3
CHIHARA: Wild Wood (West Coast premiere)
PROKOFIEV: Piano Concerto No. 2

Feb 1-3, 2018


Reading Symphony Orchestra

Scottish Rite Cathedral

SIBELIUS:  Symphony No. 5

Mar 3, 2018


National Orchestra Institute

POPS EXTRAVAGANZA: Bernstein at 100
in partnership with Wolf Trap Opera

John Morris Russell, conductor
June 2, 2018 . 8PM
Elsie Marvin Dekelboum Concert Hall

A concert celebrating the centennary of Leonard Bernstein, one of America's most original musical voices.  Repertoire highlights include his orchestral showpiece Symphonic Dances from "West Side Story" 

ORCHESTRA UNBOUND

James Stern and Nicholas Platoff, conductors
June 8, 2018 . 8PM
Elsie Marvin Dekelboum Concert Hall

Strings, woodwinds, brass and percussion - all the sections of the orchestra unbound and heard in vibrant works that showcase their color and virtuosity.

Dvorak: Serenade for Strings
Bernard: Divertissement
Takacs: Five Bagatelles
Tomasi: Fanfares Liturgiques

TAKE THE REINS

June 9, 2018 . 8PM
Sara Daneshpour, piano

Elsie Marvin Dekelboum Concert Hall

Combining the demands of chamber music with orchestral performance, the musicians of NOI lead each other, performing chamber orchestra repertoire without a conductor, featuring works by Beethoven and Ligeti. Sara Daneshpour joins as soloist for Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 9.

Britten: Suite on English Folk Songs
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 9
Beethoven: Symphony No. 2

AMERICAN LANDSCAPES
in partnership with Naxos and Wolf Trap Opera

June 16, 2018 . 8PM
James Judd, conductor

Elsie & Marvin Dekelboum Concert Hall

The National Orchestral Institute + Festival continues its unique partnership with NAXOS to perform and reocord works by American composers each summer.  This year, our partnership focuses on works by Copland, Gershwin, and Bernstein.

Copland: An Outdoor Overture
Gershwin: An American in Paris
Bernstein: Songfest

BRAHMS' FIRST

June 23, 2018 . 8PM
JoAnn Falletta, conductor

Elsie & Marvin Dekelboum Concert Hall

JoAnn Falletta conducts a program of tempestuous works highlighting the virtuosity and color of the symphony orchestra.

Strauss: Dance of the Seven Veils from Salome
Elgar: In the South
Brahms: Symphony No. 1

PETRUSHKA RETURNS

June 30, 2018 . 8PM
James Ross, conductor
Doug Fitch, director

Elsie & Marvin Dekelboum Concert Hall

The National Orchestral Institute + Festival revives Doug Fitch's the groundbreaking production of Stravinsky's Petrushka first created in 2008 at the University of Maryland and later seen in performances by the New York Philharmonic.  The complete score is infused with orchestra participation, puppeteers, live video, and much more.  

Dukas: The Sorcerer's Apprentice
Rachmaninoff: Symphonic Dances
Stravinsky: Petrushka (1911)

Jun 2-30, 2018