BPO Classics Repertoire 1986-87

18, 19 October 1986
Paganini - Violin Concerto No.1 in D major, op.6
Beethoven - Symphony No.9 in D minor, op.125 "Chorale"
    Semyon Bychkov, conductor
    Midori, violinist
    Margaret Cusack, soprano
    Shirley Close, mezzo-soprano
    Jon Frederic West, tenor
    Arnold Voketaitis, bass
    Buffalo Schola Cantorum,
        Thomas Swan, director
    SUCNY-Fredonia Combined Choirs,
        Donald Lang, director

25, 26 October 1986
Ives - Variations on America
Haydn - Trumpet Concerto in E-flat major
Marcello - Trumpet Concerto in D minor
Tchaikovsky - Symphony No.5 in E minor, op.64
    Semyon Bychkov, conductor
    Maurice André, trumpeter

14, 15 November 1986
Ravel - Menuet Antique
Shostakovich - Violin Concerto No.1 in A minor, op.99
Mendelssohn - Symphony No.3 in A minor, op.56 "Scottish"
    Semyon Bychkov, conductor
    Dimitry Sitkovetsky, violinist

6, 7 December 1986
Rossini - Semiramide: Overture
Mozart - Sinfonia Concertante for Violin and Viola, K.364
Ravel - Valses nobles et sentimentales
Bartók - Music for Strings, Percussion and Celesta
    Jerzy Maksmiuk, guest conductor
    Charles Castleman, violinist
    Benjamin Simon, violist

16, 17 January 1987
Strauss, R. - Le bourgeois gentilhomme Suite
Saint-Saëns - Cello Concerto No.2 in D minor, op.119
Copland - Symphony No.3
    Raymond Harvey, conductor
    Lynn Harrell, cellist

31 January, 1 February 1987
Sibelius - Violin Concerto in D minor, op.47
Shostakovich - Symphony No.8 in C minor, op.65
    Semyon Bychkov, conductor
    Nigel Kennedy, violinist

13, 14 February 1987
Boieldieu - Le Calife de Bagdad: Overture
Leclair - Flute Concerto in C major
Devienne - Flute Concerto No.the in E minor
Franck - Symphony in D minor
        Jean-Pierre Rampal, flutist, guest conductor

28 February, 1 March 1987
Mahler - Symphony No.2 in C minor "Resurrection"
    Semyon Bychkov, conductor
    Jessye Norman, soprano
    Esther Hinds, soprano
    Buffalo Schola Cantorum,
        Thomas Swan, director

13, 13 March 1987
Mozart - Symphony No.28 in C major, K.200
Prokofiev - Piano Concerto No.4 "Left Hand"
Dvorak - Symphony No.7 in D minor, op.70
    Julius Rudel, conductor
    Gary Graffman, pianist

21, 22 March 1987
Bach - Suite No.1 in C major
Bach - Piano Concerto No.1 in D minor
Bach - Violin Concerto No.1 in A minor
Bach - Brandenburg Concerto No.5 in D major
    Alexander Schneider, guest conductor
    Miriam Fried, violinist
    Stephanie Brown, pianist
    Elizabeth Mann, flutist

3, 4 April 1987
Haydn - Symphony No.103 in E-flat major "Drum Roll"
Vivaldi - Guitar Concerto in A major
Vivaldi - Guitar Concerto in D major
Rimsky-Korsakoff - Sheherazade, op.35
    Emmanuel Krivine, guest conductor
    Christopher Parkening, guitarist

11, 12 April 1987
Beethoven - Piano Concerto No.3 in C minor, op.37
Brahms - Symphony No.2 in D major, op.73
    Semyon Bychkov, conductor
    Claudio Arrau, pianist

24, 25 April 1987
Beethoven - Coriolanus Overture, op.62
Premru - Celebrations: Overture for Timpani and Orchestra
Pierné - Concertstück for Harp and Orchestra, op.39
Mahler - Symphony No.1 in D major
    Eije Oue, conductor
    Jesse Kregal, timpanist
    Suzanne Thomas, harpist

8, 9 May 1987
Mozart - Symphony No.39 in E-flat major, K.543
Mozart - Symphony No.40 in G minor, K.550
Mozart - Symphony No.41 in C major, K.551 "Jupiter"
    Semyon Bychkov, conductor

16, 17 May 1987
Fetler - Three Poems by Walt Whitman for Narrator and Orchestra
Schumann - Piano Concerto in A minor, op.54
Rachmaninoff - Symphonic Dances, op.45
    Semyon Bychkov, conductor
    Rudolf Firkusny, pianist
    Saul Elkin, narrator

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