2006-07 Concert Season

Mediterranean Cruise

3 pm on Sunday, October 1, 2006

Sanders Theatre, Harvard University

Kevin Rhodes, Guest Conductor
Pamela Dellal, Mezzo-soprano

Rossini, Overture to L’Italiana in Algeri
Skalkottas, Five Greek Dances
Respighi, Trittico Botticelliano
De Falla, El amor brujo: Ballet Suite
Christos Koulendros, Mnemes ke Choroi (World Premiere)

Vive la France

3 pm on Sunday, November 26, 2006

Sanders Theatre, Harvard University

Federico Cortese, Guest Conductor
Per Tengstrand and Shan-shan Sun, Piano Duo

Milhaud, La Création du monde
Saint-Saëns, Carnival of the Animals
Poulenc, Aubade for Piano and 18 Instruments

From Russia with Love

7 pm on Wednesday, January 31, 2007

Special Concert and Gala/Auction Reception with Yo-Yo Ma
Back Bay Events Center, Boston

Isaiah Jackson, Conductor Emeritus
Yo-Yo Ma, Cello (Featured Soloist)

Stravinsky, Pulcinella Suite (excluding movements 4-66)
Tchaikovsky, Serenade for Strings, Opus 48
Shostakvich, Cello Concerto No. 1, Opus 107

Special Event — not part of subscription

The Orient Express

3 pm on Sunday, April 1, 2007

Sanders Theatre, Harvard University

Gunther Schuller, Principal Guest Conductor
Arturo Delmoni, Violin

Mozart, Violin Concerto No. 5 (Turkish)
Vivaldi, Sinfonia No. 3
Bartok, Music for Strings, Percussion and Celesta

South of the Border

3 pm on Sunday, May 20, 2007

Sanders Theatre, Harvard University

Gisèle Ben-Dor, Conductor Emerita
Eliot Fisk, Guitar

Mark O’Connor, Winter from The American Seasons
New transcription for guitar (arr. by Eliot Fisk)
Villa-Lobos, Concerto for Guitar and Small Orchestra
Revueltas, Homenaje a Federica Garcia Lorca
Ginestera, Variaciones Concertantes