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4/26/15

The Imperial March from Star Wars

John Williams

 

 

The Sound of Music: Selections for Orchestra

Rogers & Hammerstien arr. by Robert Russell Bennett

3/22/15

Concerto for Clarinet in E-flat Major Op. 74

   III. Alla Pollaca

Christopher Zhou, Clarinet

Winner of the 2014-2015 LYO Concerto Competition

(Symphony Orchestra division)

Carl Maria von Weber

 

Prelude to Die Meistersinger

Richard Wagner

 

Prelude a L'Apres-midi d'une faune

Claude Debussy

 

Variations on a Shaker Melody

Aaron Copland

 

The B-sides for electronica and orchestra

    V. Warehouse Medicine

Mason Bates
11/22/14

Overture to Egmont, opus.84

Ludvig von Beethoven

 

Pavane pour une infante defunte

Maurice Ravel

 

Symphony no. 4 in f minor, op. 36 

   Finale: Allegro con fuoco

 

Pyotr I. Tchaikovsky

4/27/14

Batman: The Dark Knight Rises

Hans Zimmer arr. Ralph Ford

 

Dartmoor, 1912

John Williams

3/23/14

Concerto for Violin in D Major Op. 35

   III. Finale

Jonathan Yi, Violin

Winner of the 2013-2014 LYO Concerto Competition

(Symphony Orchestra division)

Pyotr Ilych Tchaikovsky

 

Variations on an Original Theme

Edward Elgar

11/24/13

Symphony No. 9 in E minor Op. 95  "New World"

   Adagio Allegro Molto

   Largo

   Allegro con fuoco

Antonin Dvorak
   

4/28/13

Selections from Les Miserables

Schonberg/Boublil (arr. Lowden)

 

The Imperial March from Star Wars

John Williams

3/24/13

Concerto for Percussion (World Premiere)

Neil Rao, Percussion

Winner of the 2012-2013 LYO Concerto Competition (Symphony Orchestra division)

Rao, Neil

 

Symphony No. 5 in D minor, op. 47

Moderato; Allegro non troppo

Allegretto

Largo

Allegro non troppo

Shostakovich, Dmitry

11/18/12

Lincoln Portrait

Brian Hinds, narrator

Copland, Aaron Copland
 

Symphony No. 2 in D Major, op. 43

          IV. Finale Allegro Moderato

Sibelius, Jean

4/29/12

Highlights from Jurassic Park

John Williams (arr. by Custer)

 

Themes from Silverado

Bruce Broughton

3/18/12

Cello Concerto No. 9 in Bb Major, G. 482

Quinn Klarer, cello

Winner of the 2011-2012 LYO Concerto Competition (Symphony Orchestra division)

W. A. Mozart (1743-1805)

 

Romeo and Juliet, op 64, Suite no. 1 and 2

Scene – The Street Awakens

The Child Juliet

Montagues and Capulets – Dance of the Knights

Madrigal

Romeo and Juliet

Friar Lawrence

Death of Tybalt

Romeo and Juliet Before Parting

Romeo at Juliet’s Grave

Sergei Prokofiev (1891-1953)

11/6/11

Peer Gynt Suite, no. 1, op. 46

Morning Mood

Aase's Death

Anitra's Dance

In the Hall of the Mountain King

Grieg, Edvard

 

 

Varen (The Last Spring") op.33

Grieg, Edvard (orch. Seber)

 

Piano Concerto in A minor, op. 16

Allegro molto moderato

Adagio

Allegro moderato molto e marcato

Conrad Tao, piano

Gheens Great Expectations Artist

Grieg, Edvard

3/20/11

Concerto for Trumpet and Orchestra
Rondo - Allegro
Parker Staten, trumpet

Winner of the 2010-11 LYO Concerto Competition (Symphony Orchestra Division)

Hummel, Johann

 

Symphony no. 1 in c minor, op 68
Un poco sostenuto - Allegro
Adagio - Allegro non troppo, ma con brio

Brahms, Johannes

12/12/10

Into the Woods

My Morning Jacket
orch. Seber

 

Symphony No. 5 in C minor, opus 67
I. Allegro con brio
IV. Allegro

Ludwig van Beethoven

11/21/10

Into the Woods

My Morning Jacket
orch. Seber

 

Symphony No. 5 in C minor, opus 67
I. Allegro con brio
IV. Allegro

Ludwig van Beethoven

04/25/10

And They're Off!
Pops Concert for the Kentucky Derby Festival

Pops Concert

 

Mambo from West Side Story

Bernstein

 

Pops Hoe-down

Hayman

 

Symphonic Suite from The Lord of the Rings
Matthew Zolla, vocalist

Shore
arr. Whitney

03/21/10

... In a Land Far, Far Away

Classical Concert

 

Russlan and Ludmilla Overture

Glinka

 

Clarinet Concerto in A Major, K. 622 (1st movement)
Alexi Poth, clarinet

Mozart

 

Scheherazade, op. 35

Rimsky-Korsakov

02/03/10

Side-by-Side with the Louisville Orchestra - Rising Stars
Jason Seber, conductor

Classical Concert

 

Russlan and Ludmilla Overture

Glinka

 

Clarinet Concerto in A Major, K. 622 (1st movement)
Alexi Poth, clarinet

Mozart

 

"The Kalendar Prince" from Scheherazade, op. 35

Rimsky-Korsakov

11/08/09

Shall We Dance?

Classical Concert

 

Slavonic Dance, op. 46, no. 8

Dvorak

 

Pas de Deux from The Nutcracker, op. 71

Tchaikovsky

 

Skyline Dances, A Terpsichorean Couplet
Regional Premiere
Part of a Co-commission with 3 other American youth orchestras

Greenberg

APR/09

And They're Off!
Pops Concert for the Kentucky Derby Festival
Opening Remarks by Mayor Jerry Abramson

Pops Concert

 

Cell Phone Concerto
Congressman John Yarmuth, Cell Phonist

Stephenson

 

Soundtrack Highlights

John Williams
arr. Ricketts

MAR/09

The Next 50 Years: Blinded by the Light

Classical Concert

 

Polonaise from Eugene Onegin, op. 24

Tchaikovsky

 

Concertino for Flute and Orchestra, op. 107
Angela Woods, flute

Chaminade

 

Chasing Light ...
Kentucky Premiere: Ford Made in America commission

Schwantner

 

Capriccio Italien, op. 45

Tchakiovsky

02/04/09

Side-by-Side with the Louisville Orchestra
Jorge Mester, conductor

 
 

Polonaise from Eugene Onegin, op. 24

Tchaikovsky

 

Capriccio Italien, op. 45

Tchaikovsky

NOV/08

The First 50 Years: Rediscoveries

Classical Concert

 

Toccata in D minor, BWV 538 "Dorian"

Bach

 

Concerto for Violin, Piano, and Strings in D minor
Caroline Goulding, violin and Christopher O'Riley, piano

Mendelssohn

 

Symphony no. 5 in D Major, op. 107 "Reformation"

Mendelssohn

04/17/08

Highlights from Wicked

Schwartz
arr. Ricketts

 

God Bless America

Berlin
arr. Ades

 

Cowboys Overture

John Williams

03/09/08

Ma Mere l'Oye (Mother Goose Suite)

Ravel

 

Cello Concerto in B minor, op. 104
- Alan Ohkubo, cello

Dvorak

 

Hary Janos Suite

Kodaly

11/11/07

Guaracha from Latin American Symphonette

Gould

 

Tango no. 1 for String Orchestra (Coral)

Piazzolla

 

Symphony no. 8 in B minor "Unfinished"

Schubert

OCT 07

LYO/LOUISVILLE ORCHESTRA SIDE-BY-SIDE 10/17-18

 
 

Guaracha from Latin American Symphonette

Gould

 

Tango no. 1 for String Orchestra (Coral)

Piazzolla

05/06/07

Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith

John Williams
arr. Brubaker

 

West Side Story selections

Bernstein
arr. Mason

 

William Tell Overture

Rossini

03/25/07

Prelude a l'Apres-Midi d'un Faune

Debussy

 

Cello Concerto no. 1 in E-flat Major, op. 107
Tim Choi, cello

Shostakovich

 

Symphony no. 5 in D minor, op. 47

Shostakovich

12/02/06

(Gheens Great Expectations series)

 
 

Piano Concerto no. 13 in C Major
Kit Armstrong, piano

Mozart

 

Capriccio Espagnol, op. 34

Rimsky-Korsakov

11/12/06

Made in America (Kentucky premiere)

Joan Tower

 

Capriccio Espagnol, op. 34

Rimsky-Korsakov

5/14/06

Hoedown from Rodeo

Copland

 

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, Concert Suite

Doyle/Williams
(Brubaker)

 

Chicago (music from the film)

Kander/Ebb
(Ricketts)

3/25/06

Symphony in E minor, op. 96 "New World"

Dvorak

1/29/06

An Outdoor Overture

Copland

 

Clarinet Concerto in A Major

Mozart

 

4'33"

Cage

 

Prelude to Die Meistersinger

Wagner

11/20/05

Coriolan Overture

Beethoven

 

Night on Bald Mountain

Mussorgsky
(Rimsky-Korsakov)

 

excerpts from Firebird Suite

Stravinsky

5/1/05

Grease

Warren Casey &
Jim Jacobs; arr. Custer

 

Memory from Cats

Andrew Lloyd Webber
arr. Lowden

 

Symphonic Suite from Lord of the Rings

Howard Shore
arr. Whitney

3/13/05

Symphony No. 6

Beethoven

1/30/05

Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage

Mendelssohn

 

Choral Fantasy

Beethoven

11/21/04

Pelleas and Melisande

Faure

 

Concerto for Horn and Orch, No. 1

R. Strauss

 

Academic Festival Overture

Brahms

5/9/04

The Environmental Continuum

Don Knaack

 

Lincoln Portrait

Aaron Copland

4/25/04

The Planets

Holst

11/9/03

Cello Concerto
I. Prelude. Lento - Allegro maestro
Natalie Helm, cello

Edouard Lalo

 

Symphony No. 4 in d minor, Opus 120
I. Ziemlich langsam - Lebhaft
II. Romanze. Ziemlich langsam
III. Scherzo. Lebhaft
IV. Langsam - Lebhaft

Robert Schumann

5/11/03

Overture to West Side Story

Leonard Bernstein

 

Lara's Theme from Dr. Zhivago

Maurice Jarre
arr. Isaac

 

Phantom of the Opera

Andrew Lloyd Webber

3/30/03

Symphony No. 4 "Romantic"

Bruckner

12/20/02

Frosty the Snowman
Winter Wonderland

Traditional

 

'Twas the Night Before Christmas

Bass

 

Christmas "pops" sing-a-long

Robinsdale

11/17/02

Fidelio Overture

Beethoven

 

Violin Concerto (1st movement)

Kabalevsky

 

Pines of Rome

Respighi

2001-02

Nimrod

Elgar

 

Symphony No. 3

Arvo Pärt

 

Prelude to Die Meistersinger

Wagner

 

Classical Christmas Suite: Overture

Wendel

 

Hanukkah Festival Overture

Richman, Lucas

 

Classical Christmas Suite: Little Bolero Boy

Wendel

 

Christmas Memories

Chase

 

Overture for Israel

Richman, Lucas

 

Concertino for Flute and Orchestra

Cécile Chaminade

 

Symphony No. 2, London

Ralph Vaughan Williams

 

La Bamboula

Samuel Coleridge-Taylor

 

Casey at the Bat

Stephen Reinecke

 

Sing Out America

Richard Hayman

 

Czech Suite

Antonin Dvorak

11/18/01

Symphony No. 3
I. = 66
II. = 54
III. = 60

Arvo Part

 

Prelude to die Meistersinger

Richard Wagner

 

Enigma Variations
- Nimrod

Sir Edward Elgar

03/2001

Prelude a l'apres-midid'un faune

Claude Debussy

 

Poem for Flute and Orchestra

Charles T. Griffes

 

Concerto No. 1 for Clarinet and Orchestra, Op. 73
- I. Allegro

Carl Maria von Weber

 

Capriccio Italien, Op. 45

Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky

12/2000

It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year

Eddie Pola and George Wyle
arr. Bob Cerulli

 

Presto from Piano Concerto No. 1

Felix Mendelson

 

Hanukkah Fantasy

Zamir Bavel

 

Pat-A-Pan Fantasy

Hershy Kay

 

The Christmas Song

Mel Torme and Robert Wells
arr. Carmen Dragon

 

Carol of the Bells

M. Leontovich and P. Wilhousky
arr. Richard Hayman

 

A Rapsody on Christmas Carols

Claude T. Smith

2000-01

Symphony No. 6
IV. The Storm Scene

Ludwig van Beethoven

 

Sensemaya

Sylvestre Revueltas

 

Symphony No. 8
II. Adagio
IV. Allegro ma non troppo

Antonin Dvorak

 

Afternoon of a Faun

Claude Debussy

 

Romeo and Juliet

Peter Illych Tchaikovsky

 

Rodeo
- Buckaroo Holiday
- Saturday night Waltz

Aaron Copland

5/28/00

Bacchanale from "Sampson and Delilah"

Camille Saint-Saens
arr. Bruno Reibold

 

Porgy and Bess Medley
- It Ain't Necessarily So
- Summertime
- I Got Plenty of Nothin'
- Bess, You is My Woman Now
- There's a Boat Leavin" Soon for New York

George and Ira Gershwin & Dorothy Heywood
arr. John Whitney

 

"Pops" Hoe-down

Richard Hayman

 

Star Wars Medley

John Williams
arr. James H. Burden

4/26/00

Dragon and Phoenix Overture from Heaven Earth Mankind - Symphony 1997

Tan Dun

 

Piano Concerto in a minor, Opus 54
- I. Allegro affettuoso

Robert Schumann

 

Violin Concerto No. 2
- I. Allegro moderato

Henri Wienniawski

 

Symphony No. 1 in e minor, Opus 39
- I. Andante, ma non troppo - Allegro energico
- II. Andante, ma non troppo lento
- III.Scherzo allegro
- IV. Finale (quasi una fantasia) Andante - Allegro molto

Jean Sibelius

2/13/00

Symphony No. 1
- Andante ma non troppo

Jean Sibelius

 

An Outdoor Overture

Aaron Copland

12/16/99

Adeste Fidelis

arr. Arthur Harris

 

Fantasia on Greensleeves

Ralph Vaughan Williams

 

Concerto for Flute in G Major

Carl Stamitz

 

Stille Nacht

Franz Gruber
arr. Chop Davis / Calvin Custer

 

From the Ballet "The Nutcracker"
- Danse Chinoise
- Dance des Mirlitons
- Danse Russe Trepak

Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky

 

A Child is Born

Thad Jones
arr. Rayburn Wright

 

A Canadian Brass Christmas

arr. Luther Henderson
arr. for orchestra - Calvin Custer

11/14/99

Overture for the End of a Century

Libby Larsen

 

And God Created Great Whales

Alan Hovhaness

 

Komm Susser Tod

Johann Sebastian Bach
arr. Leopold Stokowski

 

Red Cape Tango from "The Metropolis Symphony"

Michael Daugherty

1998-99

Wedding Day at Troldhaugen, Op. 85, no. 6

Edvard Grieg
trans. Charles J. Roberts

 

Symphony No. 8 in F major, Op. 93

Ludvig Van Beethoven

 

Hary Janos Suite

Zoltan Kodaly

 

Festive Sounds of Hanukah

arr. Holcombe / Rothrock

 

Serenade for solo flute, harp and string orchestra

Howard Hanson

 

Concerto in Eb Major for Trumpet and Orchestra

Franz Josef Haydn

 

Waltz of the Flowers from the Nutcracker Ballet Suite

Peter Tschaikovsky

 

Sleigh Ride

Leroy Anderson

 

Winter Wonderland

Felix Bernard
arr. Calvin Custer

 

The Bartered Bride Overture

Bedrich Smetana

 

Three Dances from the Bartered Bride

Bedrich Smetana

 

Violin Concerto No. 1 in g minor

Max Bruch

 

The Little Prince (Commissioned by the LYO, 1999)

Eric Ostling

 

Hungarian Pictures

Bela Bartok

 

Cello Concerto No. 1, Op. 49

Dimitri Kabalevsky

 

Capriccio Espagnol

Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

 

Hollywood Blockbuster

James Horner
arr. John Moss

 

Three pieces from "Schindler's List"

John Williams

 

Star Wars Medley

John Williams

04/27/97

Sonata pian'e forte

Giovanni Gabrielli

 

Symphony No. 9, Op. 70
I. Allegro
II. Moderato
III. Presto
IV. Largo
V. Allegretto

Dimitry Shostakovich