BPO Classics Repertoire 1997-98

20, 21 September 1997
Mozart - Symphony No.20 in D major, K.133
Puccini - La Fanciulla del West: Minnie, dalla mia casa
Puccini - Il Tabarro: Nulla, silenzio
Puccini - Tosca: Va, Tosca
Verdi - Don Carlo: Io morro
Verdi - Falstaff: Monologue
Verdi - Otello: Credo
Prokofiev - Romeo and Juliet (excerpts)
    Maximiano Valdes, conductor
    Sherill Milnes, baritone

4, 5 October 1997
Ginastera - Variaciones Concertantes
Takemitsu - Concerto for Guitar and Oboe d'Amore
Rodrigo - Concierto de Aranjuez
de Falla - El Amor Brujo
    Maximiano Valdes, conductor
    Manuel Barrueco, guitar

25, 26 October 1997
Bernstein - On the Town: Three Dance Episodes
Schumann - Piano Concerto in A minor, op.54
Prokofiev - Symphony No.5 in B-flat major, op.100
    Michael Stern, guest conductor
    Barry Douglas, pianist

15, 16 November 1997
Hanson - Symphony No.2 "Romantic"
Vaughan Williams - Concerto for Oboe and Strings
Griffes - The Pleasure Dome of Kubla Khan
Elgar - Enigma Variations, op.36
    Hobart Earle, guest conductor
    Pierre Roy, oboist

17, 18 January 1998
Bach/Elgar - Fantasia and Fugue in C minor
Walton - Viola Concerto
Sibelius - Symphony No.1 in E minor, op.39
    Christopher Seaman, guest conductor
    Nokuthula Ngwenyama, violist

7, 8 February 1998
Wagner - Tristan and Isolde: Prelude and Liebestod
Mozart - Exultate, jubilate, K.165
Dvorak - Rusalka: Hymn to the Moon
Rachmaninoff - Symphonic Dances, op.45
    JoAnn Falletta, guest conductor
    Benita Valente, soprano

21, 22 February 1998
Milhaud - Creation of the World
Saint-Saëns - Violin Concerto No.3 in B minor, op.61
Prokofiev - Symphony No.6 in E-flat minor, op.111
    Maximiano Valdes, conductor
    Elmar Oliveira, violinist

7, 8 March 1998
Stravinsky - Fireworks, op.4
Tchaikovsky - Piano Concerto No.2 in G major, op.44
Dvorak - The Wood Dove, op.110
Janacek - Tarus Bulba
    Carlos Kalmar, guest conductor
    Claudia Hoca, pianist

21, 22 March 1998
Wagner - Die Meistersinger: Overture
Sandstrom - Trumpet Concerto No.2
Schumann - Symphony No.2 in C major, op.61
    George Pehlivanian, guest conductor
    Hakan Hardenberger, trumpeter

4, 5 April 1998
Mozart - Symphony No.35 in D major, K.385 "Haffner"
Tchaikovsky - Variations on a Rococo Theme, op.33
Strauss, R. - Don Quixote
    James Paul, guest conductor
    Lynn Harrell, cellist

25, 26 April 1998
Locklair - Hues for Orchestra
Rachmaninoff - Piano Concerto No.2 in C minor, op.18
Brahms - Symphony No.2 in D major, op.73
    Uriel Segal, guest conductor
    Tzimon Barto, pianist

9, 10 May 1998
Foss - Baroque Variations
Vivaldi - Concerto in C major, T.105
Telemann - Suite for Recorder and Strings in A minor
Mozart - The Great Mass in C Major K.427
    Maximiano Valdes, conductor
    Michala Petri, recorder

30, 31 May 1998
Brahms - Concerto for Violin and Cello in A minor, op.102
Mahler - Symphony No.5 in C-sharp minor
    Maximiano Valdes, conductor
    Arie Lipsky, cellist
    Charles Haupt, violinist

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