2016-17 Season

 

June 11, 2016, Grosseto, Italy: Orchestra Sinfonica Città di Grosseto: Lombardi: Overture for String Orchestra (2016) (World premiere), Mozart: Concerto for Flute and Harp, K. 299, Mozart: Divertimento, K. 334, Minuetto (Mvt. III), Mozart: Eine kleine Nachtmusik

 

June 17, 2016, Zhengzhou, Henan, China: Denver Philharmonic Orchestra; European Travels: Li, Chunlai: Ode to the Red Flag, Franck: Symphony in D Minor, Gershwin, arr. Whitney: An American in Paris Suite, Smetana: The Moldau, Strauss: On the Beautiful Blue Danube, Kreisler, arr. McAlister: Liebesleid (Lawrence Golan, Violin), Monti: Czardas (Lawrence Golan, Violin), Encores: Zheng: Border Festival Overture [aka Good News from Beijing Comes to the Border Villages], Bao: Going to the West Gate, Sousa: The Stars and Stripes Forever

 

June 19, 2016, Tangshan, China: Denver Philharmonic Orchestra; European Travels: Li, Chunlai: Ode to the Red Flag, Franck: Symphony in D Minor, Gershwin, arr. Whitney: An American in Paris Suite, Smetana: The Moldau, Strauss: On the Beautiful Blue Danube, Kreisler, arr. McAlister: Liebesleid (Lawrence Golan, Violin), Monti: Czardas (Lawrence Golan, Violin), Encores: Zheng: Border Festival Overture [aka Good News from Beijing Comes to the Border Villages], Bao: Going to the West Gate, Sousa: The Stars and Stripes Forever

 

June 21, 2016, Handan, Hebei, China: Denver Philharmonic Orchestra; European Travels: Li, Chunlai: Ode to the Red Flag, Franck: Symphony in D Minor, Gershwin, arr. Whitney: An American in Paris Suite, Smetana: The Moldau, Strauss: On the Beautiful Blue Danube, Kreisler, arr. McAlister: Liebesleid (Lawrence Golan, Violin), Monti: Czardas (Lawrence Golan, Violin), Encores: Zheng: Border Festival Overture [aka Good News from Beijing Comes to the Border Villages], Bao: Going to the West Gate, Sousa: The Stars and Stripes Forever

 

June 23, 2016, Qingdao, Shandong, China: Denver Philharmonic Orchestra; European Travels: Li, Chunlai: Ode to the Red Flag, Franck: Symphony in D Minor, Gershwin, arr. Whitney: An American in Paris Suite, Smetana: The Moldau, Strauss: On the Beautiful Blue Danube, Kreisler, arr. McAlister: Liebesleid (Lawrence Golan, Violin), Monti: Czardas (Lawrence Golan, Violin), Encores: Zheng: Border Festival Overture [aka Good News from Beijing Comes to the Border Villages], Bao: Going to the West Gate, Sousa: The Stars and Stripes Forever

 

June 25, 2016, Shenyang, Liaoning, China: Denver Philharmonic Orchestra; European Travels: Li, Chunlai: Ode to the Red Flag, Franck: Symphony in D Minor, Gershwin, arr. Whitney: An American in Paris Suite, Smetana: The Moldau, Strauss: On the Beautiful Blue Danube, Kreisler, arr. McAlister: Liebesleid (Lawrence Golan, Violin), Monti: Czardas (Lawrence Golan, Violin), Encores: Zheng: Border Festival Overture [aka Good News from Beijing Comes to the Border Villages], Bao: Going to the West Gate, Sousa: The Stars and Stripes Forever

 

June 27, 2016, Taiyuan, Shanxi, China: Denver Philharmonic Orchestra; European Travels: Li, Chunlai: Ode to the Red Flag, Franck: Symphony in D Minor, Gershwin, arr. Whitney: An American in Paris Suite, Smetana: The Moldau, Strauss: On the Beautiful Blue Danube, Kreisler, arr. McAlister: Liebesleid (Lawrence Golan, Violin), Monti: Czardas (Lawrence Golan, Violin), Encores: Zheng: Border Festival Overture [aka Good News from Beijing Comes to the Border Villages], Bao: Going to the West Gate, Sousa: The Stars and Stripes Forever

 

June 29, 2016, Taizhou, Jiangsu, China: Denver Philharmonic Orchestra; European Travels: Li, Chunlai: Ode to the Red Flag, Franck: Symphony in D Minor, Gershwin, arr. Whitney: An American in Paris Suite, Smetana: The Moldau, Strauss: On the Beautiful Blue Danube, Kreisler, arr. McAlister: Liebesleid (Lawrence Golan, Violin), Monti: Czardas (Lawrence Golan, Violin), Encores: Zheng: Border Festival Overture [aka Good News from Beijing Comes to the Border Villages], Bao: Going to the West Gate, Sousa: The Stars and Stripes Forever

 

June 30, 2016, Shanghai, China: Denver Philharmonic Orchestra; European Travels: Li, Chunlai: Ode to the Red Flag, Franck: Symphony in D Minor, Gershwin, arr. Whitney: An American in Paris Suite, Smetana: The Moldau, Strauss: On the Beautiful Blue Danube, Kreisler, arr. McAlister: Liebesleid (Lawrence Golan, Violin), Monti: Czardas (Lawrence Golan, Violin), Encores: Zheng: Border Festival Overture [aka Good News from Beijing Comes to the Border Villages], Bao: Going to the West Gate, Sousa: The Stars and Stripes Forever

 

July 1, 2016, Yixing, Zhejiang, China: Denver Philharmonic Orchestra; European Travels: Li, Chunlai: Ode to the Red Flag, Franck: Symphony in D Minor, Gershwin, arr. Whitney: An American in Paris Suite, Smetana: The Moldau, Strauss: On the Beautiful Blue Danube, Kreisler, arr. McAlister: Liebesleid (Lawrence Golan, Violin), Monti: Czardas (Lawrence Golan, Violin), Encores: Zheng: Border Festival Overture [aka Good News from Beijing Comes to the Border Villages], Bao: Going to the West Gate, Sousa: The Stars and Stripes Forever

 

July 3, 2016, Chongqing, China: Denver Philharmonic Orchestra; European Travels: Li, Chunlai: Ode to the Red Flag, Franck: Symphony in D Minor, Gershwin, arr. Whitney: An American in Paris Suite, Smetana: The Moldau, Strauss: On the Beautiful Blue Danube, Kreisler, arr. McAlister: Liebesleid (Lawrence Golan, Violin), Monti: Czardas (Lawrence Golan, Violin), Encores: Zheng: Border Festival Overture [aka Good News from Beijing Comes to the Border Villages], Bao: Going to the West Gate, Sousa: The Stars and Stripes Forever

 

July 5, 2016, MaAnshan, Anhui, Henan, China: Denver Philharmonic Orchestra; European Travels: Li, Chunlai: Ode to the Red Flag, Franck: Symphony in D Minor, Gershwin, arr. Whitney: An American in Paris Suite, Smetana: The Moldau, Strauss: On the Beautiful Blue Danube, Kreisler, arr. McAlister: Liebesleid (Lawrence Golan, Violin), Monti: Czardas (Lawrence Golan, Violin), Encores: Zheng: Border Festival Overture [aka Good News from Beijing Comes to the Border Villages], Bao: Going to the West Gate, Sousa: The Stars and Stripes Forever

 

July 6, 2016, Hefei , Anhui, China: Denver Philharmonic Orchestra; European Travels: Li, Chunlai: Ode to the Red Flag, Franck: Symphony in D Minor, Gershwin, arr. Whitney: An American in Paris Suite, Smetana: The Moldau, Strauss: On the Beautiful Blue Danube, Kreisler, arr. McAlister: Liebesleid (Lawrence Golan, Violin), Monti: Czardas (Lawrence Golan, Violin), Encores: Zheng: Border Festival Overture [aka Good News from Beijing Comes to the Border Villages], Bao: Going to the West Gate, Sousa: The Stars and Stripes Forever

 

July 8, 2016, Zhoushan, Zhejiang, China: Denver Philharmonic Orchestra; European Travels: Li, Chunlai: Ode to the Red Flag, Franck: Symphony in D Minor, Gershwin, arr. Whitney: An American in Paris Suite, Smetana: The Moldau, Strauss: On the Beautiful Blue Danube, Kreisler, arr. McAlister: Liebesleid (Lawrence Golan, Violin), Monti: Czardas (Lawrence Golan, Violin), Encores: Zheng: Border Festival Overture [aka Good News from Beijing Comes to the Border Villages], Bao: Going to the West Gate, Sousa: The Stars and Stripes Forever

 

July 10, 2016, Yichun, Jiangxi, China: Denver Philharmonic Orchestra; European Travels: Li, Chunlai: Ode to the Red Flag, Franck: Symphony in D Minor, Gershwin, arr. Whitney: An American in Paris Suite, Smetana: The Moldau, Strauss: On the Beautiful Blue Danube, Kreisler, arr. McAlister: Liebesleid (Lawrence Golan, Violin), Monti: Czardas (Lawrence Golan, Violin), Encores: Zheng: Border Festival Overture [aka Good News from Beijing Comes to the Border Villages], Bao: Going to the West Gate, Sousa: The Stars and Stripes Forever

 

July 12-15, 2016, Annandale-on-Hudson, New York: The Conductors Institute at Bard; Faculty Member: Rachmaninoff: Symphony No. 2 in E Minor, Op. 27 (mvmts. 3 & 4), Mahler: Symphony No. 5 in C-sharp Minor (mvmt.3 & 4), Sibelius: Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Op. 43 (mvmts. 1 & 2), Stravinsky: The Firebird Suite

 

August 27, 2016, York, Pennsylvania: York Symphony Orchestra: Baroque Concert

 

August 28, 2016, York, Pennsylvania: Violin Recital at St. John's Episcopal Church with Gretchen Dekker, Piano

 

September 17, 2016, Yakima, Washington: Yakima Symphony Orchestra--Pops Series; Classical Mystery Tour

 

September 24, 2016, York, Pennsylvania: York Symphony Orchestra--Pops Series; The Music of John Williams: 85th Birthday Celebration: Jaws, The Cowboys Overture, Jurassic Park Highlights, arr. Custer, “Hymn to the Fallen” from Saving Private Ryan, Williams: Suite from Far and Away, “Adventures on Earth” from E.T., “Raiders March” from Raiders of the Lost Ark, “Harry's Wondrous World” from Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone, Star Wars Suite for Orchestra, Possible Encore: The Mission Theme (from NBC News)

 

September 30, 2016, Denver, Colorado: Denver Philharmonic Orchestra; Grand Opening of the Antonia Brico Stage: Beethoven: Overture to Leonore No. 3, Op. 72b, Hummel: Trumpet Concerto in E-flat Major (Ryan Spencer, Trumpet), Wagner: Overture to Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg, Beethoven: Symphony No. 5

 

October 8, 2016, Yakima, Washington: Yakima Symphony Orchestra--Classical Series; A Baroque Beginning: Handel: "Entrance of the Queen of Sheba" from Solomon, Gluck: "Dance of the Furies" and "Dance of the Blessed Spirits" from Orfeo ed Euridice, Bach: Orchestral Suite No. 3, Vivaldi: The Four Seasons (Martin Chalifour, Violin; Concertmaster of the Los Angeles Philharmonic)

 

October 10 & 11, 2016, Denver, Colorado: Lamont Symphony Orchestra with singers, dancers and traditional instrumentalists from Beijing, China: Zhou: Ode to Nature; A 3D Dance Oratorio based on the Chinese concept of the five forces of nature, produced by Dennis Law (2 performances)

 

October 15, 2016, York, Pennsylvania: York Symphony Orchestra--Classical Series; A Baroque Beginning: Handel: "Entrance of the Queen of Sheba" from Solomon, Gluck: "Dance of the Furies" and "Dance of the Blessed Spirits" from Orfeo ed Euridice, Bach: Orchestral Suite No. 3, Vivaldi: The Four Seasons (Odin Rathnam, Violin)

 

October 29, 2016, Yakima, Washington: Yakima Symphony Orchestra--Pops Series; Halloween Spooktacular with the Yakima Symphony Chorus; Justin Raffa, Chorusmaster: Mendelssohn: Highlights from Die erste Walpurgisnacht (The First Witches' Night): Overture: "Das schlechte Wetter" (The bad weather), No. 4: "Verteilt euch, wackre Männer, hier" (Divide your forces, valiant men), No. 5: "Kommt mit Zacken und mit Gabeln" (Come with prongs and pitchforks), No. 6: Continuation of "Kommt mit Zacken und mit Gabeln" (Come with prongs and pitchforks), Williams: "Hedwig’s Theme" from Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone, Williams: "The Flight to Neverland" from Hook, O'Brien, arr. Wendel: The Rocky Horror Picture Show Medley, Wendel: Ride of the Headless Horseman, Pickett & Capizzi, arr. Phillips: Monster Mash (Justin Raffa, Lead Vocal), Saint-Saëns: Danse macabre, Meyer: Día de los Muertos, Bartok: "Adagio" from Music for Strings, Percussion and Celesta, Williams: Superman March, Massenet: "March of the Princesses" from Cendrillon (Cinderella), Prokofiev, orch. Hare: "Diabolical Suggestion" from Four Pieces, Op. 4, Boito: "Salve Regina" from Mefistofele (with the Yakima Children's Choir; Jane Peterson & Darlene Fairbrook, Directors), Possible Encore, Daniels, arr. Golan: The Devil Went Down to Georgia (Lawrence Golan, Violin & Vocals)

 

November 3, 2016, Denver, Colorado: Lamont Symphony Orchestra and Opera Theatre; A Night at the Opera: Rossini: William Tell Overture, Rossini: Opening Scene from Cenerentola (Cinderella) (soprano, 2 mezzos, bass-baritone, men’s chorus), Gilbert & Sullivan: "A Policeman’s Lot is Not a Happy One" from Pirates of Penzance (bass and men's chorus) (Ryan Kozak, Conductor), Gilbert & Sullivan: "Come a Train of Little Ladies/Three Little Maids from School" from The Mikado (3 women and women’s chorus) (Hisham Bravo Groover, Conductor), Bizet: "Seguedilla" from Carmen (mezzo), Bizet: "Nous avons en tete une affaire" Quintet from Carmen (soprano, 2 mezzos, tenor, baritone), Bizet: "Toreador’s Song; Votre toast, je peux vous le rendre" from Carmen (baritone and chorus), Strauss: "Dance of the Seven Veils" from Salome [Kalmus Reduction], Strauss: "Hab's mir Gelobt" Trio from Rosenkavalier (high soprano, soprano, mezzo), Beethoven: "Mir ist so wunderbar" Quartet from Fidelio (2 sopranos, tenor, bass), Mozart: "Ich gehe, doch rate ich dir" [Blonde/Osmin Act 2 Duet] from The Abduction from the Seraglio (soprano, bass) (Ryan Kozak, Conductor), Mozart: "Sull’aria" from The Marriage of Figaro (2 sopranos) (Hisham Bravo Groover, Conductor), Mozart: Act 4 Finale from The Marriage of Figaro (tutti), Verdi: "Bella figlia dell'amore" Quartet from Rigoletto (soprano, mezzo, tenor, baritone), Verdi: "Tutto nel mondo e burla" Final Fugue from Falstaff (tutti)

 

November 12, 2016, Yakima, Washington: Yakima Symphony Orchestra--Classical Series; Classical Classics, Haydn: Symphony No. 3, Mozart: Symphony No. 40 in G Minor, Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 4 (Alexander Kobrin, Gold Medal Winner of the Van Cliburn International Piano Competition)

 

November 18, 2016, Denver, Colorado: Denver Philharmonic Orchestra; Pulling Out All the Stops, Ravel: Le Tombeau de Couperin, Poulenc: Organ Concerto in G Minor (Joseph Galema, Organ), Saint-Saëns: Symphony No. 3 in C Minor "Organ Symphony" (Joseph Galema, Organ)

 

November 26, 2016, York, Pennsylvania: York Symphony Orchestra--Pops Series; Holiday Pops Spectacular with the York Symphony Chorus; Dr. Kathleen Shannon, Chorusmaster and Members of the Unforgettable Big Band: Pola & Wyle, arr. Hayes: It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year, Handel: “Hallelujah Chorus” from The Messiah, Stephenson, arr.: A Charleston Christmas, UBB Alone, Tchaikovsky: “Waltz of the Flowers” from The Nutcracker, arr. Shaw & Bennett: The Many Moods of Christmas, Suite No. 1, Irish trad., arr. Rutter: Wexford Carol (Dr. Kathleen Shannon, conductor), Rutter: Donkey Carol, Anderson-Lopez, arr. Krogstad: Music from Frozen, Anderson: Sleigh Ride, Holcombe, arr.: A Christmas Jazz Suite, UBB Alone, Sowash, arr.: "Celebration" from Spirit of Christmas, Stephenson, arr.: A Holly Jolly Sing-Along!

 

December 3 & 4, 2016, Yakima, Washington: Yakima Symphony Orchestra--Pops Series; Christmas Pops Spectacular with the Yakima Symphony Chorus; Justin Raffa, Chorusmaster and the Yakima Jazz Sextet: Pola & Wyle, arr. Hayes: It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year, Handel: “Hallelujah Chorus” from The Messiah, Stephenson, arr.: A Charleston Christmas, YSJ Alone, Tchaikovsky: “Waltz of the Flowers” from The Nutcracker, arr. Shaw & Bennett: The Many Moods of Christmas, Suite No. 1, Irish trad., arr. Rutter: Wexford Carol (Justin Raffa, conductor), Rutter: Donkey Carol, Anderson-Lopez, arr. Krogstad: Music from Frozen, Anderson: Sleigh Ride, Holcombe, arr.: A Christmas Jazz Suite, YJS Alone, Sowash, arr.: "Celebration" from Spirit of Christmas, Stephenson, arr.: A Holly Jolly Sing-Along! (2 performances)

 

December 9-11, 2016, Tucson, Arizona: The Tucson Regional Ballet Company with the Tucson Symphony Orchestra; Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker (4 Performances)

 

January 15, 2017, Denver, Colorado: Lamont Symphony Orchestra; Lamont Workshop for Conductors and Orchestral Musicians, Culminating Concert: Strauss: Overture to Die Fledermaus, Rachmaninoff: Piano C0ncerto No. 2 in C Minor (Stephanie Cheng, Piano), Beethoven: Symphony No. 7

 

January 21, 2017, York, Pennsylvania: York Symphony Orchestra--Classical Series; Classical Classics, Haydn: Symphony No. 3, Mozart: Sinfonia Concertante, K. 297b (Jill Hoffmann, Oboe; Beverly Butts, Clarinet; Cheryl Staherski, Horn; Robin Plant, Bassoon), Beethoven: Symphony No. 5

 

February 4, 2017, Yakima, Washington: Yakima Symphony Orchestra--Classical Series; The Romantics: Brahms: Double Concerto for Violin & Cello (Lawrence Golan, Violin; John Marshall, Cello), Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 4

 

February 9, 2017, Denver, Colorado: Lamont Symphony Orchestra; The Romantics: Brahms: Double Concerto for Violin & Cello (Lawrence Golan, Violin; Matthew Zalkind, Cello), Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 4

 

February 10, 2017, Denver, Colorado: Denver Philharmonic Orchestra; The Romantics: Brahms: Double Concerto for Violin & Cello (Lawrence Golan, Violin; Matthew Zalkind, Cello), Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 4

 

February 18, 2017, York, Pennsylvania: York Symphony Orchestra--Classical Series; The Romantics: Brahms: Double Concerto for Violin & Cello (Lawrence Golan, Violin; Steven Honigberg, Cello), Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 4

 

February 25, 2017, Yakima, Washington: Yakima Symphony Orchestra--Pops Series; The Music of John Williams: 85th Birthday Celebration: Jaws, The Cowboys Overture, Jurassic Park Highlights, arr. Custer, “Hymn to the Fallen” from Saving Private Ryan, Williams: Suite from Far and Away, “Adventures on Earth” from E.T., “Raiders March” from Raiders of the Lost Ark, “Harry's Wondrous World” from Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone, Star Wars Suite for Orchestra, Possible Encore: The Mission Theme (from NBC News)

 

March 4, 2017, York, Pennsylvania: York Symphony Orchestra--Pops Series;

The Titanic; Highlights from the Academy Award-winning film, the Tony Award-winning musical, and the actual music performed onboard the ship! Broadway Vocalists Teri Hansen & Nat Chandler and the York Symphony Chorus; Dr. Kathleen Shannon, Chorusmaster: Wendel, arr.: The Original Ragtime Band, Grainger: Molly on the Shore, Lehár: The Merry Widow Waltzes, Kreisler, arr. McAlister: Liebesleid, (Lawrence Golan, Violin), Kreisler, arr. McAlister:: Liebesfreud (Lawrence Golan, Violin), Elgar: Salut d’Amour, Elgar: Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1 in D Major, Sullivan, arr. Golan: Nearer My God to Thee (Propior Deo version), Horner: Titanic Suite, (Teri Hansen, Soprano), Horner, arr. Barker: “My Heart Will Go On” from Titanic (Teri Hansen, Soprano), Yeston: Highlights from Titanic-The Musical; Overture/In Every Age/ How Did They Build Titanic (Nat Chandler, Baritone), Godspeed Titanic (Nat Chandler, Baritone), Barrett's Song (Nat Chandler, Baritone), We'll Meet Tomorrow (Nat Chandler, Baritone), Still (Teri Hansen, Soprano; Nat Chandler, Baritone), Godspeed Titanic, (Teri Dale Hansen, Soprano; Nat Chandler, Baritone; York Symphony Chorus), Possible Encore: Sullivan, arr. Golan: Nearer My God to Thee (Propior Deo Version)

 

March 7, 2017, Denver, Colorado: Lamont Symphony Orchestra; DU Honors Competition Winner: Beethoven: Coriolan Overture (Hisham Bravo Groover, Conductor), Sibelius: The Swan of Tuonela (Ryan Kozak, Conductor), Concerto TBD (DU Honors Competition Winner), Stravinsky: Petrushka (1947 version)

 

March 11, 2017, York, Pennsylvania: York Symphony Orchestra--Classical Series; A Brave New World, Strauss: "Dance of the Seven Veils" from Salome [Kalmus Reduction], Rachmaninoff: Piano C0ncerto No. 2 in C Minor (Haochen Zhang, Piano; Gold Medal Winner of the Van Cliburn International Piano Competition), Stravinsky: Petrushka (1947 version)

 

March 18, 2017, Yakima, Washington: Yakima Symphony Orchestra--Classical Series; A Brave New World: Strauss: "Dance of the Seven Veils" from Salome [Kalmus Reduction] with Belly Dancers Heather Wayman, Sabra Nelson and Erin Luke, Sibelius: Violin Concerto, (Denise Dillenbeck, Violin), Stravinsky: Petrushka (1947 version) with Tears of Joy Puppet Theatre, Poteat: Beyond Much Difference

 

April 1, 2017, York, Pennsylvania: York Symphony Orchestra--Classical Series; The American Dream: Beckel: The American Dream, Brubeck, C.: Travels in Time for Three (w/Time for Three), Boyer: Ellis Island; The Dream of America (Jack Hartman and Actors from York Little Theater)

 

April 8, 2017, Yakima, Washington: Yakima Symphony Orchestra--Pops Series; Sports Orchestrated: Smith: The Star-Spangled Banner (Solo Tenor), Bizet: "Les Toréadors" from Carmen Suite No. 1, Holcombe: Casey at the Bat, Conti, arr. Lowden: Musical Highlights from Rocky, Bolcom: "The Derby Dressage" from Seattle Slew, Arnaud: Bugler's Dream, Williams: Olympic Fanfare and Theme, Williams: The Olympic Spirit, Vangelis, arr. Riley: Chariots of Fire, Torke: Javelin, Williams, arr. Custer: Summon the Heroes, Puccini: "Nessun dorma!" from Turandot, Rossini: William Tell Overture, Possible Encore, Pearson, arr. Edmondson: Heavy Action (NFL Monday Night Football Theme)

 

April 20-23, 2017, Denver, Colorado: Lamont Opera Theatre & Symphony Orchestra; Strauss: Die Fledermaus (4 performances)

 

April 29, 2017, Yakima, Washington: Yakima Symphony Orchestra--Classical Series; Strauss: Die Fledermaus with the Lamont Opera Theatre and Yakima Symphony Chorus; Justin Raffa, Chorusmaster

 

May 5, 2017, Yakima, Washington: Yakima Symphony Orchestra--Student Concert; Stookey: The Composer is Dead (Luisa Sermol, Narrator)

 

May 13, 2017, Yakima, Washington: Yakima Symphony Orchestra--Classical Series; The Pinnacle: Beethoven's 9th: Beethoven: Symphony No. 9 with the Yakima Symphony Chorus; Justin Raffa, Chorusmaster, (Gayla Blaisdell, Soprano; Melissa Schiel, Alto; Ross Hauck, Tenor; Charles Robert Stephens, Bass)

 

May 20, 2017, York, Pennsylvania: York Symphony Orchestra--Classical Series; Orff: Carmina Burana with the York Symphony Chorus; Dr. Kathleen Shannon, Chorusmaster, (Serena Benedetti, Soprano; Blake Friedman, Tenor; Marcus DeLoach, Baritone)

 

May 25, 2017, Denver, Colorado: Denver Philharmonic Orchestra; When in Rome: Tchaikovsky: Capriccio italien, Mendelssohn: Piano Concerto No. 1 in G Minor (Wei Luo, Piano; Gold Medal Winner of the Chopin and Rachmaninoff International Piano Competitions), Respighi: Fountains of Rome, Respighi: Pines of Rome

 

June 1, 2017, Denver, Colorado: Lamont Symphony Orchestra with the Lamont Chorale, Women’s Chorus, and Men’s Choir; Dr. Catherine Sailer and Dr. Kyle Fleming, Directors: Bartók: Concerto for Orchestra, Mendelssohn: Die erste Walpurgisnacht (The First Witches' Night)