2021-2022 Season

POPS Concert: 

Sunday, September 5, 2021
6:00 PM
East Campus Quad

A variety of classic American pop tunes along with popular movie soundtracks arranged for a symphony orchestra

Concert I : 

Wednesday, October 13, 2021   
7:30 PM
Baldwin Auditorium   

Bach: Recalled, Reworked, Reimagined

J.S. BACH (arr. STOKOWSKI): Kom süsser Tod ["Come, Sweet Death"]  (1736)

BLOCH: Concerto Grosso No. 1 (1925)

MENDELSSOHN: Symphony No. 5 in D Minor, Op. 107, “Reformation" (1830)

Family Weekend Concert

Saturday, October 16, 2021

8:00 PM 

Baldwin Auditorium

Selections from Concert No. 1. This concert is dedicated to our families, who have graciously supported our musical journeys. 

Concert II : 

Wednesday, December 1, 2021
7:30 PM
Baldwin Auditorium   

Classically Classical

HAYDN: Overture to L'isola disabitata (1779)

MOZART: Piano Concerto No. 23 in A Major, K.488 (1786)

   Ieva Jokubaviciute, piano

BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Op. 36 (1800-1802)

Concert III : 

Wednesday, March 2, 2022
7:30 PM
Baldwin Auditorium   

A Russian Spring, Part One

GLINKA: Overture to Ruslan and Lyudmila (1842)    

PROKOFIEV: Piano Concerto No. 2 in G Minor, Op. 16 (1912)

        I. Andantino

Andy Zhang, piano; 2019-20 Duke Concerto Competition winner 

MUSSORGSKY (arr. RAVEL): Pictures at an Exhibition (1929)

Concert IV : 

Wednesday, April 6, 2022
7:30 PM
Baldwin Auditorium   

A Russian Spring, Part Two (Senior Night)

STRAVINSKY: Circus Polka: For a Young Elephant (1942)

TCHAIKOVSKY: Piano Concerto No. 1 in B-flat Minor, Op. 23 (1874-75, rev. 1888)

        I.  Allegro non troppo e molto maestoso—Allegro con spirito

Bryan Tong, piano; 2021-22 Duke Concerto Competition winner 

SHOSTAKOVICH: Symphony No. 5 in D Minor, Op. 47 (1937)