Princeton University Sinfonia

Repertoire

Friday, May 8, 2015
Richardson Auditorium – 7:30pm

Brahms Symphony No. 1
World Premiere of a new work by Thomas Reeves ’16
Winner(s) of the 2015 Sinfonia Concerto Competition

Thursday, December 11, 2014
Richardson Auditorium – 7:30pm

Bedřich Smetana Vyšehrad
Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto No. 2 – Nathan Wei ’17, piano
Rimsky-Korsakov Capriccio Espagnol

Friday, October 10, 2014
Rockefeller College Common Room – 6:30pm

Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 5 “Emperor” – Francine Kay, piano

Friday, May 10, 2013
Richardson Auditorium

Rossini William Tell Overture
Lutosławski Mała Suita (Little Suite)
Bruch Violin Concerto in G Minor, Finale
Godfrey Furchtgott ’16, violin
Brahms Symphony No. 2 in D Major

Thursday, December 13, 2013
Richardson Auditorium

Chadwick “Hobgoblin” from Symphonic Sketches
Mozart Concerto No. 10 for Two Pianos
Francis Ricci’15 and Jennifer Tao, pianos
Martin Ballade for Flute, String Orchestra, and Piano
Jamie Chong ’15
Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 3, “Polish”

Friday, May 11, 2012
Richardson Auditorium
Ruth Ochs, conductor

Mussorgsky “Dawn on the Moskwa River”
Turina Danzas fantásticas
Mendelssohn Symphony No. 3, “Scottish”

Thursday, December 15, 2011
Richardson Auditorium
Ruth Ochs, conductor

Beethoven Egmont Overture
Vaughan Williams Fantasia on “Greensleeves”
Brahms Serenade No. 1, “Allegro molto”
Dvorak Symphony No. 8

Friday, May 6, 2011
Richardson Auditorium
Ruth Ochs, conductor

Weber Overture to Der Freischütz
Faure Pelléas et Mélisande
Elgar Enigma Variations
And movements from:
Saint-Saëns Cello Concerto No. 1 in A Minor
Kenneth Jenkins ’11, co-winner of the 2011 Sinfonia Concerto Competition
Schumann Cello Concerto in A Minor
John Pardon ’11, co-winner of the 2011 Sinfonia Concerto Competition
Haydn Symphony No. 31, “Hornsignal”

Thursday, December 16, 2010
Richardson Auditorium
Ruth Ochs, conductor

Berlioz Le Corsaire Overture
Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto No. 2 in C Minor
Xiao Xue Cassandra Wang, piano
Mozart Clarinet Concerto in A Major, “Finale”
Jonathan Tu GS, clarinet
Winner of the 2010 Sinfonia Concerto Competition,
Borodin Symphony No. 2 in B Minor

Friday, May 7, 2010
Richardson Auditorium
Ruth Ochs, conductor

Brahms Academic Festival Overture
Debussy Danses
Joy Wan ’12, harp
Copland Outdoor Overture
Schubert Rosamunde Overture
Beethoven Symphony No. 2 in D Major

Thursday, December 17, 2009
Richardson Auditorium
Ruth Ochs, conductor

Mozart Overture to La clemenza di Tito
Mozart “Misera, dove son!” K. 369
Margaret Meyer, ’05 soprano
Debussy Petite Suite
Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 2, “Little Russian”

Thursday, May 7, 2009
Richardson Auditorium
Ruth Ochs and Anna Wittstruck, conductors

Laurie Altman In Another Time – world premiere
Princeton University Jazz Ensemble, Anthony Branker, director
Princeton University Sinfonia, Ruth Ochs, conductor
Fuma Sacra, Andrew Megill, director
Ravel Pavane pour une infante défunte
Bruch Violin Concerto No. 1, Kathy Li ’12, violin
Schumann Symphony No. 1, “Spring”

Thursday, December 11, 2008
Richardson Auditorium
Ruth Ochs and Anna Wittstruck, conductors

Beethoven Overture to Fidelio
Sibelius Finlandia
Bartok Romanian Folk Dances
Schubert Symphony No. 3 in D Major
Grieg Norwegian Dances

Thursday, May 8, 2008
Richardson Auditorium
Ruth Ochs and Anna Wittstruck, conductors

Prokofiev Peter and the Wolf, Lois Laverty, narrator
Haydn Cello Concerto in C Major, John Pardon ’11, cello
Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 3 in D Major, “Polish”

Tuesday, December 4, 2007
Richardson Auditorium
Ruth Ochs and Anna Wittstruck, conductors

Mozart Overture to The Impresario
Faure Pavane
Villa Lobos “Aria” from Bachianas Brasileiras No. 5, Lily Arbisser ’08, soprano
Haydn Symphony No. 103 in Eb Major, “Drumroll”
Schubert Symphony No. 8 in B Minor, “Unfinished”

Thursday, May 10, 2007
Richardson Auditorium
Ruth Ochs and Geoff McDonald, conductors

Dvorak Legends, Op. 59, No. 1-4
Haydn Cello Concerto in C Major, Kate Moore GS, cello
Beethoven Symphony No. 4 in Bb Major

Tuesday, December 12, 2006
Richardson Auditorium
Ruth Ochs and Geoff McDonald, conductors

Mozart Overture to The Abduction from the Seraglio
Brahms Serenade No. 1 in D Major (movements 1 and 6)
Mendelssohn Symphony No. 3 in A Minor, “Scottish”

Thursday, May 11, 2006
Richardson Auditorium
Ruth Ochs and Geoff McDonald, conductors

Mozart Overture to La clemenza di Tito
Schumann Piano Concerto in A Minor, Jennifer Chu ’06, piano
Vaughan Williams The Lark Ascending, Grant Strother ’07, violin
Schumann Symphony No. 2 in C Major

Monday, December 12, 2005
Taplin Auditorium
Ruth Ochs and Geoff McDonald, conductors

Mendelssohn The Hebrides
Elgar Serenade for Strings
Dvorak Serenade in D
Mozart Symphony No. 40 in G Minor

Thursday, May 5, 2005
Taplin Auditorium
Ruth Ochs and Geoff McDonald, conductors

Bartok Romanian Folk Dances
Bassi Fantasia da Concerto on Themes from Verdi’s Rigoletto for Clarinet and Orchestra, April Frieda ’08
Beethoven Symphony No. 2 in D Major

Thursday, December 9, 2004
Taplin Auditorium
Ruth Ochs, conductor

Rossini Overture to La Cenerentola
Stravinsky Suite No. 1 for Small Orchestra
Lutosławski Five Folk Melodies
Haydn Symphony No. 104 in D Major, “London”

Monday, May 3, 2004
Taplin Auditorium
Ruth Ochs and Ryan Tibbetts, conductors

Mozart Symphony No. 26 in Eb Major, KV 184
Mozart Symphony No. 31 in D Major, KV 297
Beethoven Symphony No. 1 in C Major

Wednesday, May 21, 2003
Taplin Auditorium
Ruth Ochs and Ryan Brandau, conductors

Mozart Symphony No. 36 in C Major
Schubert Symphony No. 3 in D Major

Monday, December 9, 2002
Taplin Auditorium
Ruth Ochs and Ryan Brandau, conductors

Gluck Overture to Iphigenie in Aulis
Faure Pavane
Beethoven Symphony No. 8 in F Major