BPO Classics Repertoire 1995-96

16, 17 September 1995
Tchaikovsky - Symphony No.1 in G minor, op.13 "Winter Dreams"
Ravel - Five Popoular Greek Melodies
Copland - Simple Gifts; I Bought Me A Cat
Canteloube - Chants D'Auvergne
Ravel - Bolero
    Maximiano Valdes, conductor
    Frederica von Stade, mezzo-soprano

6, 7 October 1995
Gould - Burchfield Gallery
Bernstein - Serenade after Plato's "Symposium"
Sibelius - Symphony No.5 in E-flat major, op.82
    Maximiano Valdes, conductor
    Charles Haupt, violinist

21, 22 October 1995
Smetana - The Bartered Bride: Overture
Dvorak - Violin Concerto in A minor, op.53
Tchaikovsky - Symphony No.4 in F minor, op.36
    Eije Oue, guest conductor
    Corey Cerovsek, violinist
3, 4 November 1995
Schwantner - A Sudden Rainbow
Telemann - Trumpet Concerto in D major
Beethoven - Symphony No.7 in A major, op.92
    Marin Alsop, guest conductor
    David Kuehn, trumpeter

25, 26 November 1995
Elgar - In the South, op.50
Sierra - Of Discoveries
Vivaldi - Concerto for Two Guitars in G major, RV 532
Prokofiev - Symphony No.7 in C-sharp minor, op.131
    Arie Lipsky, conductor
    Joanne Castellani, guitarist
    Michael Andriaccio, guitarist

8, 9 December 1995
Harris - Symphony No.3
Rachmaninoff - Piano Concerto No.3 in D minor, op.30
Mussorgsky/Ravel - Pictures at an Exhibition
    Maximiano Valdes, conductor
    Lilya Zilberstein, pianist

13, 14 January 1996
Revueltas - Sensemaya
MacDowell - Piano Concerto No.2, op.23
Chavez - Sinfonia India
Bartók - Concerto for Orchestra
    Maximiano Valdes, conductor
    Andre Watts, pianist

26, 27 January 1996
Mozart - Divertimento in D major, K.136
Dohnányi - Konzertstück for Cello in D major, op.12
Shostakovich - Symphony No.5 in D minor, op.47
    Eri Klas, guest conductor
    Arie Lipsky, cellist

10, 11 February 1996
Ruggles - Men and Mountains
Beethoven - Piano Concerto No.1 in C major, op.15
Schumann - Symphony No.3 in E-flat major, op.97 "Rhenish"
    Maximiano Valdes, conductor
    Awadagin Pratt, pianist

1, 2 March 1996
Bizet - Carmen: complete concert version
    Maximiano Valdes, conductor
    Jean Stilwell, mezzo-soprano
    Mark Lundberg, tenor
    Theodore Baerg, baritone
    Ollie Watts Davis, soprano
    Jennifer Granville, mezzo-soprano
    Denise Milner, soprano
    Daniel Ihasz, baritone
    Timothy Schuman, tenor
    Brian Zunner, baritone
    Buffalo Philharmonic Chorus,
        Thomas Swan, director

16, 17 March 1996
Ravel - Ma mère l'oye
Beethoven - Piano Concerto No.5 in E-flat major, op.73 "Emperor"
Schubert - Symphony No.9 in C major "The Great"
    Maximiano Valdes, conductor
    Bruno Leonardo Gelber, pianist

29, 30 March 1996
Felder - Three Pieces for Orchestra
Mendelssohn - Violin Concerto in E minor, op.64
Kodaly - Missa Brevis
    Maximiano Valdes, conductor
    Joshua Bell, violinist
    Buffalo Philharmonic Chorus,
        Thomas Swan, director

13, 14 April 1996
D'Indy - Symphony on a French Mountain Air
Chausson - Poème for Violin and Orchestra, op.25
Saint-Saëns - Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso, op.28
Ravel - Daphnis and Chloé, Suite No.2
    Maximiano Valdes, conductor
    Leila Josefowicz, violinist
    Orli Shaham, pianist

26, 27 April 1996
Beethoven - Twelve Contredances, op.141
Mozart - Piano Concerto No.25 in C major, K.503
Nielsen - Symphony No.4, op.29 "The Inextinguishable"
    Hermann Michael, guest conductor
    Claudia Hoca, pianist

11, 12 May 1996
Tchaikovsky - Romeo and Juliet Fantasy Overture
Korngold - Violin Concerto in D major, op.35
Strauss, R. - Aus Italien, op.16
    Roberto Abbado, guest conductor
    Gil Shaham, violinist

24, 25 May 1996
Mendelssohn - Midsummer Night's Dream: Overture, op.21
Mendelssohn - Midsummer Night's Dream: Incidental Music, op.61
Brahms - Symphony No.4 in E minor, op.98
    Maximiano Valdes, conductor
    Christopher Plummer, narrator

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