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Spring 2013
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 8 p.m. Bryan Hall Theatre

Ceremonial Fanfare (4:00)
Christopher J. Dickey--Conductor

“On the Trail” from Grand Canyon Suite (8:00)

Old American Songs: Set No. 1 (13:00)
I. The Boatmen's Dance
II. The Dodger
III. Long Time Ago
IV. Simple Gifts
V. I Bought Me a Cat

Brian Carter—Baritone

~ Intermission ~

An American in Paris (19:00)

Walter Piston

Ferde Grofé
Aaron Copland

George Gershwin

Friday, April 12, 2013 8 p.m. Bryan Hall Theatre

Ruth Boden, Conductor

Saturday, April 13, 2013 2 p.m. Bryan Hall Theatre

Ruth Boden, Conductor

Thursday, April 18, 2013 8 p.m. Bryan Hall Theatre

WSU Chamber Orchestra

Overture to L’Isola disabitata (8:00)

Elegy (4:00)
Joshua Buckrucker—Guest Conductor

Concerto for 3 Violins in D major, BWV 1064R (6:00)
III. Allegro

Sarah Baik, Cassandra Byrne-Finley, Rebecca Darnall -- Violin

WSU Symphony Orchestra

“Rusalka’s Song to the Moon” from Rusalka (4:00)

“Mein Herr Marquis” from Die Fledermaus (4:00)

Anjuli Dodhia—Soprano
2013 Concerto Competition Winner

~ Intermission ~

L'oiseau de feu
Suite from the Ballet, Reorchestrated 1919 (23:00)
I. Introduction
II. L'Oiseau de feu et sa danse & Variation de l'oiseau de feu
III. Ronde des princesses
IV. Danse infernale du roi Kastcheï
V. Berceuse
VI. Final

Franz Joseph Haydn

Morton Gould

Johann Sebastian Bach

Antonín Dvořák

Johann Strauss Jr.

Igor Stravinsky
Thursday, September 22, 2011 8:00 p.m. Bryan Hall Theatre
Symphony No. 50, Op. 360 "Mount Saint Helens"
Adagio for Strings
Danzón No. 2
Alan Hovhaness
Samuel Barber
Arturo Márquez
Thursday, October 27, 2011 8:00 p.m. Bryan Hall Theatre
Overture to Coriolan, Op. 62
Capriccio Italien, Op. 45


España, Rhapsody for Orchestra
L'Arlésienne Suite No. 2
Ludwig van Beethoven
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Emmanuel Chabrier
Georges Bizet
Saturday, December 3, 2011 2:00 p.m. Bryan Hall Theatre
Slavonic Dance, Op. 46 No. 1 "Presto"
Fantasia on Greensleeves
In the Steppes of Central Asia
A Christmas Festival
Antonín Dvorák
Ralph Vaughan Williams
Alexander Borodin
Leroy Anderson
Saturday February 4, 2012 8:00 p.m. Kimbrough Concert Hall
Festival of Contemporary Art Music
Lowell Liebermann, Guest Composer

Concerto for Trumpet & Orchestra, Op. 64
David Turnbull, trumpet

Lowell Liebermann
Tuesday, February 14, 2012 8:00 p.m. Bryan Hall Theatre
Concerto for Trumpet & Orchestra, Op. 64
David Turnbull, trumpet


Prelude from Sylvia
Finlandia, Op. 26, No. 7
Lowell Liebermann

Léo Delibes
Jean Sibelius
Saturday, March 31, 2012 8:00 p.m. Beasley Coliseum
Kansas Collegiate Tour with WSU Symphony Orchestra
and University of Idaho Orchestra
Friday, April 13, 2012
Saturday, April 14, 2012
8:00 p.m.
2:00 p.m.
Bryan Hall Theatre
Opera Orchestra
The Mikado

Gilbert & Sullivan
Tuesday, April 17, 2012 8:00 p.m.
Bryan Hall Theatre
Chamber Orchestra
Fanfare pour la preceder La Peri
Symphony No. 39 in Eb Major


Full Orchestra
Violin Concert, Mvts. 1 & 2
Chelsea Gallo, violin
Student Concerto Competition Winner
Russian Easter Overture

Paul Dukas
Ralph Vaughan Williams
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Antonín Dvorák

Nicolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Thursday, September 20, 2012 8:00 p.m. Kimb. Concert Hall
Piano Concerto No. 1 in D-flat major, Op. 10
          Jeffrey Savage, piano

Procession of the Nobles from Mlada

Polovtsian Dances from Prince Igor
Sergei Prokofiev

Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

Alexander Borodin
Thursday, November 1, 2012 8:00 p.m. Bryan Hall Theatre
Symphony No. 8 in B minor "Unfinished"

Theme and Variations, Op. 42

Overture to Die Meistersinger
Franz Schubert

Erich Korngold

Richard Wagner
Friday, November 2, 2012 All Day Bryan Hall Theatre
WSU High School Orchestra Festival

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