BPO Classics Repertoire 1998-99

19, 20 September 1998
Berlioz - Le Corsaire Overture
Fauré - Requiem
Saint-Saëns - Symphony No.3 in C minor, op.78 "Organ"
    Lukas Foss, conductor
    Janice Chandler, soprano
    Kevin McMillan, baritone
    Buffalo Philharmonic Chorus,
        Thomas Swan, director

3, 4 October 1998
Mussorgsky - Night on Bald Mountain
Stravinsky - Violin Concerto in D major
Tchaikovsky - Manfred Symphony, op.58
    Peter Bay, guest conductor
    Hilary Hahn, violinist

24, 25 October 1998
Beethoven - Leonore Overture No.3, op.72
Beethoven - Piano Concerto No.4 in G major, op.58
Beethoven - Symphony No.5 in C minor, op.67
    Hermann Michael, guest conductor
    Louis Lortie, pianist

14, 15 November 1998
Hindemith - Symphonic Metamorphosis on Themes by Weber
Mendelssohn - Piano Concerto No.1 in G minor, op.25
Tchaikovsky - Symphony No.5 in E minor, op.64
    JoAnn Falletta, conductor
    Jon Kimura Parker, pianist

19, 20 December 1998
Handel - Messiah
    Richard Westerfield, guest conductor
    Mary Ellen Callahan, soprano
    Margaret Kuhl, mezzo-soprano
    Mark Schowalter, tenor
    Emile Fath, baritone
    Buffalo Philharmonic Chorus,
        Thomas Swan, director

16, 17 January 1999
Mahler - Symphony No.9 in D major
    Hermann Michael, guest conductor

6, 7 February 1999
Gershwin - Porgy and Bess
    Kieth Lockhart, guest conductor
    Roberta Laws, soprano
    Kevin Deas, basss
    Karen Williams, soprano
    Janice Chandler, soprano
    Michael Forest, tenor
    Terry Cook, bass
    Morgan State University Choir,
        Nathan Carter, director

20, 21 February 1999
Smetana - Ma Vlast: From Bohemia's Meadows and Forests
Tchaikovsky - Piano Concerto No.1 in B-flat minor, op.23
Dvorak - Symphony No.7 in D minor, op.70
    Stefan Sanderling, guest conductor
    Terrence Wilson, pianist

6, 7 March 1999
Barber - Adagio for Strings
Bartók - Violin Concerto No.2
Brahms - Symphony No.1 in C minor, op.68
    Hermann Michael, guest conductor
    Cho-Liang Lin, violinist

20, 21 March 1999
Schubert - Die Freunde von Salamanka: Overture
Mabry - Flute Concerto
Shostakovich - Symphony No.10 in E minor, op.93
    Roger Epple, guest conductor
    Carol Wincenc, flutist

10, 11 April 1999
Bernstein - Candide: Overture
Rossini - La Gazza Ladra: Overture
Strauss, J.Jr. - Kaiser Walzer, op.437
Strauss, R. - Burleske for Piano and Orchestra
Offenbach - Orpheus in the Underworld: Overture
Sibelius - Valse Triste
Dvorak - Slavonic Dance No.4, op.46
de Falla - The Three Cornered Hat: Three Dances
Tchaikovsky - Nutcracker Suite: Waltz of the Flowers
Elgar - Pomp and Circumstance March No.1 in D major
    Hermann Michael, guest conductor
    Fabio Bidini, pianist

24, 25 April 1999
Ravel - Valses nobles et sentimentales
Saint-Saëns - Cello Concerto No.1 in A minor, op.33
Rimsky-Korsakoff - Sheherazade, op.35
    Lan Shui, guest conductor
    Hai-Ye Ni, cellist

8, 9 May 1999
Grieg - Peer Gynt: excerpts
Mozart - Violin Concerto No.5 in A major, K.219 "Turkish"
Sibelius - Symphony No.4 in A minor, op.63
    Keri-Lynn Wilson, guest conductor
    Charles Haupt, violinist

22, 23 May 1999
Copland - Appalachian Spring Suite
Barber - Piano Concerto, op.38
Harris - Symphony No.3
Bernstein - West Side Story: Symphonic Dances
    Arie Lipsky, conductor
    Garrick Ohlsson, pianist

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