2015-2016 Season

Saturday, Oct 31 | 7:30 PM | Dinkelspiel Auditorium
Halloween Concert Halloween2015
Stanford Symphony Orchestra and Stanford Wind Ensemble
Anna Wittstruck and Giancarlo Aquilanti, conductors

Jean Sibelius: Finlandia, Op. 26
Andrew Lloyd Webber: Selections from Phantom of the Opera, arranged by Calvin Custer
John Williams: Raider’s March
Giancarlo Aquilanti: Divertimento for Band
Leonard Bernstein: Selections from West Side Story
Harold Harlen: Selections from The Wizard of Oz

Come in costume to participate in the costume contest!

GENERAL $15 | STUDENT $10 | FREE FOR STANFORD STUDENTS WITH SUID | SENIOR $10 | BUY TICKET


Friday, Nov 6 | 12:30 PM | Oak Lounge West (2nd floor, Tressider Union)SNE_11-06-15_email
Stanford New Ensemble: “Theatrical Elements
Joo-Mee Lee, director
Dylan Hunn, marimba
Kristen Lurie, double bass
Giuliano Kornberg, percussion

Takatsugu Muramatsu: Land for solo marimba
Armand Russell: Fantasy Variation for marimba and double bass
Casey Cangelosi: Wicca for percussion solo
William Walton: Façade excerpts, conducted by Makulumy Alexander-Hills and narrated Wendy Hillhouse

FREE ADMISSION


Saturday, Nov 7 | 7:30 PM | Bing Concert HallSibelius-Festival-email
Sunday, Nov 8 | 2:30 PM | Bing Concert Hall

Stanford Symphony Orchestra: Sibelius Festival
Ben-han Sung, piano
Anna Wittstruck, conductor

Jean Sibelius: Finlandia, Op. 26
Pytor Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto no. 1 in B-flat minor, Op. 23
Jean Sibelius: Symphony no. 2 in D major, Op. 43

GENERAL $20 | STUDENT $10 | FREE FOR STANFORD STUDENTS WITH SUID | SENIOR $15 | BUY TICKET NOV 7,  NOV 8


Saturday, Nov 14 | 7:30 PM | Bing Concert HallSPO_11-14-15
Stanford Philharmonia
Anna Wittstruck, conductor

Gioacchino Rossini: Overture to La scala di seta
Franz Schubert: Symphony no. 3 in D major
Felix Mendelssohn: Symphony no. 1 in C minor, Op. 11

GENERAL $20 | SENIOR $15 | STUDENT $10 | FREE FOR STANFORD STUDENTS WITH SUID

BUY TICKET


Saturday, Dec 5 | 2:30 PM | Memorial ChurchHoliday_Musicale_2015
Holiday Musicale

Stanford Symphony Orchestra, Stanford Chamber Chorale
Anna Wittstruck and Stephen M. Sano, conductors
Daniel Gonzalez, organ

Join us for an afternoon of beautiful music to bring you holiday spirit and cheer.  The program features the Stanford ensembles and soloists. | Sponsored by Friends of Music at Stanford in partnership with the Department of Music.

GENERAL $15 | STUDENT $10 | FREE FOR STANFORD STUDENTS WITH SUID | SENIOR and FRIENDS OF MUSIC MEMBERS $10 | BUY TICKET


Saturday, Feb 13 | 7:30 PM | Bing Concert HallSPO_02-13-14-16_email
Sunday, Feb 14 | 2:30 PM | Bing Concert Hall
Stanford Philharmonia Anna Wittstruck, conductor
Niuniu Teo, piano (1st place winner of the 2015 SSO Concerto Competition)

Ludwig van Beethoven: Die Geschöpfe des Prometheus, Op. 43
Camille Saints-Saens: Piano Concerto no. 2 in G minor
Johannes Brahms: Serenade no. 1 in D major, Op. 11

GENERAL $20 | STUDENT $10 | FREE FOR STANFORD STUDENTS WITH SUID | SENIOR $15 |  BUY TICKET FEB 13FEB 14


Thursday, February 18 | 6:30 PM | Anderson Collection at Stanford University
SNE Winter Performance “Spatial, Visual and ExpressiveSNE_02-18-16_poster_email
Joo-Mee Lee, director

The New Ensemble, directed by Joo-Mee Lee, presents its Winter program “Spatial, Visual, and Expressive,” featuring the music of Hindemith, Ysaÿe, Britten, and Petrassi. The concert will take place among the contemporary art of Stanford’s Anderson Collection.

Free Admission

Sponsored by Stanford University Department of Music and Arts Institute.


Friday, Feb 26 | 7:30 PM | Bing Concert Hall
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Sunday, Feb 28 | 2:30 PM | Bing Concert Hall
Stanford Symphony Orchestra, Stanford Symphonic Chorus
Anna Wittstruck, conductor
Livia Sohn, violin
YoonGeong Lee, soprano

John Adams: The Chairman Dances
Samuel Barber:  Violin Concerto, Op. 14
Francis Poulenc, Gloria

GENERAL $20 | STUDENT $10 | FREE FOR STANFORD STUDENTS WITH SUID | SENIOR $15 | BUY TICKET FEB 26, FEB 28 


Friday, May 6 |  12:30 PM | Foyer, Jen-Hsun Huang Engineering Center SNE-05-06-16_email
Stanford New Ensemble: Monologues and Metamorphoses

The program Monologues and Metamorphoses will include contemporary pieces for “small forces” featuring Bethanne Walker, flute; Vanessa Langer, soprano; Joanne De Mars, cello; and McKenzie Camp, percussion – all members of Wild Rumpus, a San Francisco-based new music ensemble.

Bernhard Lang: Monadologie XVI for solo flute
Robert Honstein: We Chose to go to the Moon, for cello and soprano
Dan VanHassel: Fzzl for snare drum and live electronics
Ursula Kwong-Brown Sonnet XX for solo cello
Toru Takemitsu: Voice for solo flute
John Tavener: Akhmatova songs (selections) for cello and soprano

The performance is FREE and open to the public, located below the Forbes Family Cafe. Please feel free to bring your lunch and sit on the stairs.


Saturday, May 21 | 7:30 PM | Bing Concert Hall
Sunday, May 22 | 2:30 PM | Bing Concert HallSSO_05-21-16_email
Stanford Symphony Orchestra
Anna Wittstruck, conductor
Tyler DeVigal, cello

Ernest Bloch: Schelomo: Rhapsodie Hébraïque for Violoncello and Orchestra
Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 1 in D Major

GENERAL $20 | SENIOR $15 | STUDENT $10 | FREE FOR STANFORD STUDENTS WITH SUID
BUY TICKET MAY 21, MAY 22

NOTE: Ticket required for free Stanford student admission; free tickets can be picked up at concert hall beginning one hour prior to curtain. Any remaining tickets not picked up by 15 minutes before show time may be reallocated.


Friday, July 15 @ 7:30 PM | Bing Concert HallSummerSSO2016_email
Stanford Summer Symphony Orchestra
Martín Fraile, conductor

Brahms: Hungarian Dances No. 5 and No. 6, conducted by Diego Hernandez, ’17
Wieniawski: Violin Concerto No. 2, featuring Chen Zhao, violin
Dvořák: New World Symphony

Tickets: general $20 | seniors $15 | students $10 | free for Stanford students with SUID | BUY TICKET