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Ninety-Fifth Season [2007 – 2008]

“The New Era”
(Andrew Constantine’s First Season as Music Director)

October 6th, 2007
Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No. 1
in B-flat Minor, Op. 23 Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Yuja Wang, piano

Symphony No. 2 in E Minor, Op. 27 Sergei Rachmaninoff

November 17th, 2007
Themes from the “New World Symphony” Antonín Dvořák
[arr., Carrie Lane Gruselle]

Reading Symphony Junior String Orchestra
Richard Ney, conductor

Symphony No. 6 in E Minor Ralph Vaughan Williams

Prélude á L'après-midi d'un faune Claude Debussy

Concerto for Violin and Orchestra No. 1 in G Minor, Op. 26 Max Bruch

Christopher Collins Lee, violin

January 19th, 2008
St. Paul's Suite, for String Orchestra, Op. 29, No. 2 Gustav Holst

Concerto for Organ, String Orchestra and Timpani in G Minor Francis Poulenc

Rändel Wolfe, organ

Serenade for Strings in E Major, Op. 22 Antonín Dvořák

February 16th, 2008
Night on Bald Mountain Modest Mussorgsky
[arr. and orchd., Nicolai Rimsky-Korsakov]

Concerto for Violin and Orchestra in D Major, Op. 35 Erich Wolfgang Korngold

Jonathan Carney, violin

Slavonic Dance No. 6 in D Major, Op. 46, No. 6 Antonín Dvořák

Junior and Senior Members of the Reading Symphony Youth Orchestra

Appalachian Spring, “Ballet for Martha,”
Suite for Orchestra Aaron Copland

March 15th, 2008
Symphony No. 1 in D Major, Op. 25, “Classical” Sergei Prokofiev

Concerto for Violoncello and Orchestra No. 1
in A Minor, Op. 33 Camille Saint-Saëns

Yumi Kendall, violoncello

Symphony No. 40 in G Minor, K. 550 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

April 12th, 2008
Tragische Ouvertüre, Op. 81, “Tragic Overture” Johannes Brahms

Concerto for Viola and Orchestra Béla Bartók
[cmpltd, Tibor Serly]

Roberto Díaz, viola

The Cowboy OvertureJohn Williams

Reading Symphony Youth Orchestra
Peter Brye, Youth Orchestras Music Director, conducting

Symphony No. 1 in F Minor, Op. 10 Dmitri Shostakovich

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