2017-2018 Season

 


PAST CONCERTS

SUMMER QUARTER

Friday, July 27, 2018 • 7:30 PM • Bing Concert Hall • Tickets
Stanford Summer Orchestra
Paul Phillips, conductor
Aditya Chander, violin soloist (2018 Concerto Competition Winner)

SIBELIUS                       Finlandia, Op. 26. No. 7
CHAUSSON                  Poème for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 25                                                                                                          GRIEG                           Norwegian Dances, Op. 35                               
BORODIN                      Symphony No. 2 in B Minor     
 

All programs and artists subject to change.

SPRING QUARTER

Friday, June 1, 2018 • 7:30 PM • Bing Concert Hall  Tickets
Stanford Philharmonia
Robin Sharp, violin soloist
Paul Phillips, conductor

J. S. BACH                             Brandenburg Concerto No. 1 in F Major
                                                      Robin Sharp, violin soloist
J. S. BACH                             Fuga (Ricercata) from Bach’s “A Musical Offering”                                                                                                                            (orchestrated by Anton Webern)
IGOR STRAVINSKY                 Concerto in E Flat, “Dumbarton Oaks”
FRANZ JOSEPH HAYDN         Symphony No. 93 in D Major

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 • 5:30 PM • Fox Theater, Redwood City • FREE – RSVP                                                                  Redwood City Speakers Series
Stanford Philharmonia
Aditya Chander, violin soloist
Paul Phillips, conductor

J. S. BACH                             Brandenburg Concerto No. 1 in F Major
                                                     Aditya Chander, violin soloist
J. S. BACH                             Fuga (Ricercata) from Bach’s “A Musical Offering”                                                                                                                            (orchestrated by Anton Webern)
IGOR STRAVINSKY                 Concerto in E Flat, “Dumbarton Oaks”

Friday, May 18, 2018 • 7:30 PM • Bing Concert Hall  Tickets
Sunday, May 20, 2018 • 2:30 PM • Bing Concert Hall  Tickets
Stanford Symphony Orchestra
Paul Phillips, conductor

JOHANNES BRAHMS                Symphony No. 3 in F major, Op. 90
LERA AUERBACH                       Icarus
MODEST MUSSORGSKY          Pictures at an Exhibition (arr. Ravel)

Thursday, April 26, 2018 • 7:30 PM • Memorial Church · FREE
Admit Weekend Showcase
Stanford Symphony Orchestra
Paul Phillips, conductor

JOHANNES BRAHMS       Symphony No.3 in F major, Op. 90
                                           III Movement, “Poco Allegretto”


FALL QUARTER

Halloween2017Friday, October 27, 2017 • 7:30 PM • Dinkelspiel Auditorium
Annual Halloween Concert
Stanford Symphony Orchestra and Stanford Wind Symphony
Paul Phillips and Giancarlo Aquilanti, conductors

RAMIN DJAWADI               Game of Thrones (arr. Larry Moore)
LIN-MANUEL MIRANDA     Suite from Hamilton (arr. Brubaker)
JOHN WILLIAMS                The Empire Strikes Back (arr. Whitney)
LEONARD BERNSTEIN      West Side Story: Selection for Orchestra (arr. Mason)

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BCHThursday, November 9, 2017 • 12:00 NOON • Bing Concert Hall
Contemplation by Design Concert
Stanford Symphony Orchestra
Paul Phillips, conductor

GABRIEL FAURÉ                Pavane

FREE | Registration required
Sponsored by the Department of Music, Stanford Arts, Bing Concert Hall, Health Improvement Program, and BeWell

SPO_11-11-17_emailSunday, November 12, 2017 • 2:30 PM • Bing Concert Hall
Stanford Philharmonia with husband-wife duo, violinist Owen Dalby and violist Meena Bhasin
Paul Phillips, conductor

A. MOZART                          Sinfonia Concertante in E-flat Major, K. 364
Owen Dalby, violin  •  Meena Bhasin, viola
ANTHONY BURGESS          Petite Symphonie pour Strasbourg (Burgess centenary)
FRANZ SCHUBERT              Symphony No. 6 in C Major, D. 589

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SNE-11-17-17_emailFriday, November 17, 2017 • 7:30 PM • Campbell Recital Hall
Stanford New Ensemble: Music of Alfred Schnittke

Joo-Mee Lee directs the Stanford New Ensemble’s performance of works by postmodern composer Alfred Schnittke (1934-1998). Schnittke was known for his polystylistic technique, combining various musical styles drawing from the past and present.

Program:
Fugue for Solo Violin
Suite in the Old Style for Violin and Piano
Quintet for Piano and Strings

FREE ADMISSION

SSO_12-xx-17_emailFriday, December 1, 2017 • 7:30 PM • Bing Concert Hall 
Saturday, December 2, 2017 • 7:30 PM • Bing Concert Hall
Stanford Symphony Orchestra with Danna Xue, violoncello soloist
Paul Phillips, conductor

HECTOR BERLIOZ              Roman Carnival Overture, Op. 9
KAIJA SAARIAHO              ­  Ciel d’hiver (Winter Sky)
P.I. TCHAIKOVSKY              Variations on a Rococo Theme, Op. 33
                                                     Danna Xue, violoncello (2017 Concerto Competition Winner)
CLAUDE DEBUSSY            La Mer

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The red violinFriday, December 8, 2017 • 7:30 PM •   Memorial Auditorium
Stanford Live, Stanford Philharmonia with Lara St. John, violin soloist
Paul Phillips, conductor

JOHN CORIGLIANO          The Red Violin (live performance with film)

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Musicale17_emailSaturday, December 9, 2017 • 2:30 PM • Memorial Church
Friends of Music Holiday Musicale
Stanford Symphony Orchestra
Paul Phillips, conductor

Please join us for an afternoon of music to bring you holiday spirit and cheer, featuring the Stanford Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Paul Phillips, and the Stanford Chamber Chorale, directed by Stephen Sano, along with student and faculty guests.

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WINTER QUARTER 

Friday, February 9, 2018, 7:30 PM • Bing Concert Hall
Stanford Symphony Orchestra
Darlene Love, vocalist
Paul Phillips, conductor

This Stanford Live concert will include “Love Kept Us Fooling Around”, “He’s A Rebel”, “Who Under Heaven”, “Marvelous”, “River Deep, Mountain High”, and many other Darlene Love favorites.

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Saturday, February 24, 2018, 7:30 PM • Bing Concert Hall
Sunday, February 25, 2018, 2:30 PM • Bing Concert Hall
Stanford Philharmonia
Patrick Worasaran, piano soloist
Paul Phillips and Chris Yoon, conductors

GEORGE WALKER            Lyric for Strings
FRÉDERICK CHOPIN        Piano Concerto No. 1 in E Minor, Op. 11
                                                    Patrick Worasaran, piano (2017 Concerto Competition Winner)
RICHARD STRAUSS         Serenade, Op. 7
                                                   Chris Yoon, guest conductor
BÉLA BARTÓK                  Music for String Instruments, Percussion, and Celesta

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Saturday, March 10, 2018, 7:30 PM • Bing Concert Hall
Sunday, March 11, 2018, 2:30 PM • Bing Concert Hall
Stanford Live, Stanford Symphony Orchestra, Stanford Symphonic Chorus, and Stanford University Singers
Sandy Cameron, violin soloist
Jeremy Huw Williams, baritone soloist
Paul Phillips and John Mauceri, conductors

LEONARD BERNSTEIN       On the Waterfront Suite (Bernstein centenary)
DANNY ELFMAN                 Violin Concerto (US premiere)
                                                 Sandy Cameron, violin John Mauceri, guest conductor
WILLIAM WALTON              Belshazzar’s Feast
                                                 Stanford Symphonic Chorus • Stanford University Singers • Jeremy Huw Williams, baritone

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