PAPA 2017-2018 Orchestra Season Schedule

Regular rehearsals take place in Room H1 in the Cubberley Community Center. Sectional rehearsals will be announced beforehand, but typically string players will be in H1 and wind/brass in M3 (just behind the theatre). Dress rehearsals will be in the performance venue unless otherwise noted.


 
 

5/20/18 Family Concert "Humor in Music" (3 PM Sunday 5/20/18; dress 7:30 PM Thursday 5/17 both in Cubberley Theatre, 4000 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto) Mondays 7:30 PM (all H1): 4/16, 23, 30; 5/7, 14

Haydn: Symphony No. 94, "Surprise Symphony" [opening of II] (1')
    2.2.0.2 - 2.2.0.0 - timp - str
Haydn: Symphony No. 60, "il Distratto" [VI] (2')
    0.2.0.1 - 2.2.0.0 - timp - str
Haydn: Symphony No. 45, "Farewell Symphony" [IV] (8')
    0.2.0.1 - 2.0.0.0 - str
Mozart: A Musical Joke, K. 522 [end of III/IV] (6')
    0.0.0.0 - 2.0.0.0 - str
Prokofiev: Classical Symphony [I] (5')
    2.2.2.2 - 2.2.0.0 - timp - str
Strauss: Don Quixote [Var. II] (1.5')
    2+1.2+1.2+1.2 - 4.3.3.0 - timp+1 - str
Shostakovich: Symphony No. 7, "Leningrad" [2 excerpts from I] (3')
    2+1.2+1.2+1.2+1 - 4.3.3.1 - timp+3 - str
Bartok: Concerto for Orchestra, "Intermezzo interroto" [IV] (4')
    3d1.3d1.3.2 - 4.3.3.1 - timp+1 - hp
Schickele: Unbegun Symphony (9')
    1.1.1.1 - 1.1.0.0 - str
Actor: Circus Symphonicus (6')
    2+1.2+1.2+1.2+1 - 4.3.3.1 - timp+3 - str

 

 

Palo Alto Philharmonic 2018-2019 Season

Baroque Concert
concert: Sat. Sept. 8, 2018; First Lutheran Church (600 Homer Ave., Palo Alto)

 

"Premiere and Finale"
concert: 8pm Sat. Oct. 20, 2018; Cubberley Theatre (4000 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto)
dress rehearsal: Fri. Oct. 19, 2018
H1: 9/20, 17, 24 10/1, 8, 15
M3: 9/24/18
+ World-premiere of Lee Actor Cello Concerto w/ soloist Jennifer Kloetzel
+ Thomas Shoebotham's final concert as Music Director
+ Post-concert reception

 

Fall Chamber Concert
8pm Sat. Nov. 10, 2018; First Lutheran Church

 

"An Exotic Musical Journey"
concert: 8pm Sat. Dec. 8, 2018; Cubberley Theatre
dress rehearsal: Fri. Dec. 7, 2018
H1: 10/29  11/5, 12, 19, 26  12/3
M3: 11/12/18
+ Guest conductor: Leo Eylar
+ Humperdinck, Saint-Saëns, Arensky
+ piano soloist Misha Galant

 

"Arctic Souls"
concert: 8pm Sat. Feb. 16, 2019; Cubberley Theatre
dress rehearsal: Fri. Feb. 15, 2019
H1: 1/7, 14, 21, 28  2/4, 11
M3: 1/21/19
+ Guest conductor: Lara Webber
+ Mussorgsky, Shostakovich, Sibelius
+ cello soloist Evan Kahn

 

Spring Chamber Concert
8pm Sat. March 9, 2019; First Lutheran Church

 

"A Study in Contrasts"
concert: 8pm Sat. Apr. 6, 2019; Cubberley Theatre
dress rehearsal: Thurs. April 4, 2019
H1: 2/25  3/4, 11, 18, 25  4/1
M3: 3/11/19
+ Guest conductor: John Kendall Bailey
+ Smyth, C. Schumann, Ippolitov-Ivanov, Stravinsky
+ piano soloist Daniel Glover

 

Family Concert featuring the 2019 CMC winners
concert: 3pm Sun. May 19. 2019; Cubberley Theatre
dress rehearsal: Fri. May 17, 2019
H1: 4/15, 22, 29  5/6, 13