2016-2017 Season

UPCOMING . . .

Nick HershFriday, July 28, 7:30 pm | Bing Concert Hall
Stanford Summer Symphony Orchestra
Nicholas Hersh, conductor
Rufus Olivier, bassoon

Program:
Brahms: Academic Festival Overture (conducted by Diego Hernandez ’17)
Mozart: Concerto for Bassoon and Orchestra, K. 191/186e
Rachmaninoff (Arr: Nicholas Hersh): Romance for Orchestra
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 2, Op. 17 “Little Russian”

TICKET INFORMATION

Cuba-Mexico TourSUMMER TOUR TO MEXICO AND CUBA
Stanford Symphony Orchestra
Anna Wittstruck, conductor

Tuesday, June 20, 8:30 PM
Tour Concert I: guanaJuato, MexiCo
Templo de la Compañía de Jesús (Oratorio de San Felipe Neri) with students from the University of Guanajuato

Wednesday, June 21, 8:00 PM
Tour Concert II: MexiCo City, Mexico
Palacio de Bellas Artes

Thursday, June 22, 1:00 PM
Tour Concert III: Mexico City, Mexico
Senado de la República

Wednesday, June 28, 8:00 PM
Tour Concert IV: Havana, Cuba
Teatro Nacional de la Habana with the Chamber Orchestra of Havana and Lizt Alfonso Dance Cuba


PAST CONCERTS

Friday, Oct 28 | 7:30 PM | Dinkelspiel Auditoriumhalloween2016
Halloween Concert
Stanford Symphony Orchestra and Stanford Wind Ensemble
Anna Wittstruck and Giancarlo Aquilanti, conductors

The Stanford Symphony Orchestra and Stanford Wind Ensemble join forces for this annual Halloween event. Come as your alter-ego and participate in the costume contest — the winner gets to conduct the orchestra!

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


Saturday, Nov 12 | 7:30 PM | Bing Concert Hallspo_11-12-16_email
Stanford Philharmonia
Anna Wittstruck, conductor
with guests from Ensemble SF: Rebecca Jackson, violin; Jonah Kim, cello;
and Christine McLeavey, piano
Kindra Scharich, mezzo-soprano

Program:
Claude Debussy: Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune
Jose Gonzalez Granero: Concerto da Camera (World Premiere)
Hector Berlioz: Les nuits d’été
Maurice Ravel: Pavane pour une infante défunte

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


Saturday, Dec 3 | 7:30 PM | Bing Concert Hallsso_12-xx-16_email
Sunday, Dec 4 | 2:30 PM | Bing Concert Hall
Stanford Symphony Orchestra
Anna Wittstruck, conductor
Vivian Lou, piano (SSO’s 2016 Concerto Competition Winner)

Program:
Dmitri Shostakovich: Festive Overture in A Major, Op. 96
Johannes Brahms: Piano Concerto no. 1 in D minor
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Symphony no. 5 in E minor

GENERAL $20 | SENIOR $15 | STUDENT $10 | FREE FOR STANFORD STUDENTS WITH SUID | BUY TICKET DEC 3, DEC 4


thumbnail_SPO_02-11-17_emailSaturday, Feb 11 | 7:30 PM | Bing Concert Hall
Stanford Philharmonia
Anna Wittstruck, conductor
Taide Ding, piano (2016 Mozart-Haydn Concerto Competition Winner)

Program:
Felix Mendelssohn: Hebrides Overture
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Concerto no. 24 in C minor
Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony no. 103 in E-flat Major, “Drumroll”

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


SSO-SSC_02-25-25-17Friday, Feb 24 | 7:30 PM | Bing Concert Hall
Saturday, Feb 25 | 7:30 PM | Bing Concert Hall

Stanford Symphony Orchestra and Stanford Symphonic Chorus
Stephen Sano and Anna Wittstruck, conductors
Silicon Valley Boychoir (Julia Simon, artistic director)
Amy Kyung Min Lee, soprano
David Wilson, tenor
Igor Vieira, baritone

Program:
Jennifer Higdon: Blue Cathedral
Igor Stravinsky: The Firebird Suite (1919 version)
Carl Orff: Carmina Burana

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


thumbnail_SSO_05-20-21-17_emailSaturday, May 20 | 3:30 PM (new time!) | Bing Concert Hall
Sunday, May 21 | 2:30 PM | Bing Concert Hall
Stanford Symphony Orchestra: Cuba-Mexico Tour Preview
Anna Wittstruck, conductor

Program:
Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 7 in A Major
Arturo Márquez: Danzón No. 2
Guido López Gavilán: Guaguancó
Mark Applebaum: Xenophobe: In Memory of Democracy (World Premiere)
Giancarlo Aquilanti: Symphony No. 4: Dance Suite (North American Premiere)

ADVANCE TICKETS: Regular $20 | Senior (65+) $15 | Non-Stanford Student $10 | STANFORD STUDENTS WITH SUID