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Sixty-seventh Season [1979-1980]

October 14, 1979
LeonoreOverture No.1, Op. 138
Ludwig van Beethoven

Concerto for Guitarand Orchestra in E Major
Antonio Vivaldi
[transcribed from the Violin Concerto, Op. 3, No. 12]

Concerto for Guitarand Orchestra
Hector Villa-Lobos

Carlos Barbosa-Lima,guitarist

Mathisder MalerSymphony
Paul Hindemith

November 4, 1979
Overture from theOpera
La clemenza di Tito
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Concerto for Keyboardand Strings No. 1
in D Minor, BWV 1052
Johann Sebastian Bach

Concerto for Pianoand Orchestra No. 2 in B-flat Major, Op. 19
Ludwig van Beethoven
Rosalyn Tureck, pianist

Symphony No. 2 in CMajor, Op. 61
Robert Schumann

December 16, 1979
Canon for Strings
Johann Pachelbel

Variazionidi clarinetto
for Clarinetand Small Orchestra
Gioachino Rossini
Stuart Newbold, clarinetist

Magnificat, BWV243
Johann Sebastian Bach
Nancy Nicks Bucklin, soprano; Robyn Bauman, alto;
John Perella, tenor; Brian Phipps, bass
Reading Madrichor Chamber Choir; Donald Reber,conducting

Hawaiian Chant
Lokalia Montgomery
Thomas (Ramaki) Kanahele,chanter

Cantiquede Noel,“Oh Holy Night”
Adolphe Adam

“Pua Lilia”
Alfred Unauna Alohikea
[arr., L. Krause]
Jimmy Kaina, vocalist

Queen Lydia Liliuokalani
[arr., L. Krause]

“Maui Waltz” RobertHelson
Sheron Leihuanani Bissen [Miss Hawaii], vocalist

John H. B. Enos

“KeKali Ne Au”
Charles King
Jimmy Kaina
, SheronLeihuanani Bissen, vocalist

Musicians and Dancersfrom Hawaiian and Aloha Airlines

“I Am Hawaii”
Elmer Bernstein
[lyrics, Mack David]
Jimmy Kaina, Sheron Leihuanani Bissen, vocalists

“The Snows of MaunaKea”
Jay Larrin
Jimmy Kaina, vocalist

“Silent Night”
Franz Gruber

“Oh Little Town of Bethlehem”
Lewis H. Redner

“Jingle Bells”
James Lord Pierpont

“Mele Kalikimaka”
R. Alex Anderson
[arr., Charles Bud Dant]

“Hawaii Aloha”
Reverend Lorenzo Lyons
[arr., L. Krause]

“Aloha Oe”
Queen Lydia Liliuokalani
[arr., L. Krause]

January 13, 1980
Overture from the Opera The Bartered Bride Bedřich Smetana

Concerto for Violin and Orchestra No. 1
in D Major, Op. 6
Niccolò Paganini

James Graseck, violinist

Scheherazade, Symphonic Suite, Op 35
Nicolai Rimsky-Korsakov

February 17, 1980
Overture from the Opera Rienzi
Richard Wagner

Variaciones concertantes, Op. 23
Alberto Ginastera

Carmina Burana, Scenic Cantata
Carl Orff
Irma Landucci, soprano; {???}, tenor;
William Murphy, bass-baritone
Reading Choral Society; Gail Poch
, director

Reading Madrichor Chamber Choir; Donald Reber, director

March 16, 1980
Serenade in E-flat Major for Thirteen Winds, Op. 7
Richard Strauss

Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No. 1
in E Minor, Op. 11
Frédéric Chopin
Garrick Ohlson, pianist

Symphony No. 5 in B-flat Major, Op. 100
Sergei Prokofiev

April 13, 1980
Eric Knight, guest conductor
Americana Overture

Eric Knight

“Lady of Spain”
Tolchard Evans
[Errel Reavers, lyrics; arr., Knight]

“Méditation” from the Opera Thaïs
Jules Massenet

Concerto for Trumpet and Band No. 1
Floyd E. Werle

Dave Stahl, trumpet
“Eric Knight’s Tribute to Arthur Fiedler”
[arr., Eric Knight]

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