Classical Music

Some Really Great Upcoming Concerts

So I’ve been hopping in and out of other orchestra sites around the country.  Here are some upcoming performances that I think look really great. What do you think?  Is my love of Classical, Baroque and Early music eras pretty obvious?

Columbus Symphony Orchestra 

I’m already planning to attend this one and a handful of others!

Mozart: Father and Son
James Sommerville, conductor/horn
Friday-Sunday, November 1-3
ROSSINI,  Overture to The Barber of Seville
SILVESTROV,  Stille Musik
LEOPOLD MOZART, Horn Concerto in D
MOZART,  Horn Concerto No. 3
HAYDN,  Symphony No. 94 (“Surprise”)

Walla Walla Symphony

This is way too far away for me to get there, but what a wonderful concert this will be.  Everything listed is fantastic.

“Sounds of the Season ”
Tuesday, December 10, 2013, 7:30 p.m. at Cordiner Hall
Bach– Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 
Bach– Brandenburg Concerto No. 3
Corelli – Concerto Grosso in G Minor, “Christmas Concerto”
Vivaldi – Gloria
with Whitman College Chorale, Dr. Jeremy Mims, Director and soloists from Clarion Brass Choir,
William Berry, Director

San Diego Symphony

Itzhak Perlman – he could play Mary Had a Little Lamb and I would want to be there!  I don’t even know these pieces, but I don’t care.  It’s Itzhak Perlman!!

Sunday, January 12, 8pm
Jahja Ling, conductor
Itzhak Perlman, violin
RESPIGHI: Ancient Airs and Dances, Suite III
HINDEMITH: Symphonic Metamorphosis
BEETHOVEN: Violin Concerto

Chattanooga Symphony Orchestra 

I really do want to travel down to Chattanooga at least once this next season to see my friend, Holly play.  And to see another friend of mine, too!  And offer up knitting lessons to the CSO-TN music director in exchange for an interview?  🙂

Chamber Series
Sun Feb 23 3:00pm
Sheraton Read House
Conductor: Kayoko Dan
MOZART  Symphony No. 40

If only I had an unlimited travel budget!

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