CONCERTS


NEWFOUNDLAND SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
2016/17 Season


MW1 ♦ RACH ON THE ROCK
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 2016 ♦ 8:00PM
ARTS & CULTURE CENTRE
TICKETS ♦ A: $45/$40 ♦ B: $35/$30 + ACC Service Fee

NEWFOUNDLAND SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA ♦ MARC DAVID, conductor
SCOTT MACISAAC, piano


TAYLOR

Life

RACHMANINOV
Piano Concerto No. 2, Op. 18, C minor

TCHAIKOVSKY
Symphony No. 6, Op. 74, B minor ‘Pathetique

Scott MacIsaac is the Grand Prize winner of the 2015 OSM Manulife Competition, a proud partner of the NSO.

Mr. MacIsaac’s appearance is supported in part by a generous gift from the Estate of the late Dr. Angus J. Neary


R1
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2016 ♦ 8:00PM
D. F. COOK RECITAL HALL ♦ MEMORIAL UNIVERSITY
TICKETS ♦ $20/$17 + ACC Service Fee

ATLANTIC STRING QUARTET


HAYDN

String Quartet, Op. 33, No. 6, D Major, Hob. III:42

DEBUSSY
String Quartet in G minor, Op. 10

MENDELSSOHN
String Quartet No.4, Op. 44, No.2, E minor


S1 ♦ FEEL THE HEARTBEAT
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2016 ♦ 8:00PM
D. F. COOK RECITAL HALL ♦ MEMORIAL UNIVERSITY
TICKETS ♦ $32/$27 + ACC Service Fee
Presented by Event3Sixty

NSO SINFONIA ♦ MARC DAVID, conductor
ROB POWER, percussion


MOZART

Divertimento in D Major, K.136

MARIC
Lifetimes

SOLYOM
Concert Piece for Drums and Strings

MENDELSSOHN
Octet, (chamber orchestra version) Op. 20, E♭ Major


NSO EXXONMOBIL GALA
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 28, 2016 ♦ 8:00PM
ARTS & CULTURE CENTRE
TICKETS ♦ $100 (with tax receipt for charitable portion) ♦ AVAILABLE ONLY AT THE NSO OFFICE ♦ 722-4441
Presented by ExxonMobil

NEWFOUNDLAND SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA ♦ MARC DAVID, conductor
MARK CRITCH, host

Platinum Sponsor ♦ NSB Energy


MW2 ♦ HONOUR. REFLECT. REMEMBER
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2016 ♦ 8:00PM
BASILICA OF ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST
TICKETS ♦ A: $45/$40 ♦ B: $35/$30 + ACC Service Fee

NEWFOUNDLAND SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA ♦ MARC DAVID, conductor

MEREDITH HALL, soprano

ALANNA FRAIZE, mezzo-soprano
MICHAEL BARRETT, tenor
PETER BARRETT, baritone

Royal Newfoundland Regiment Band
     Capt. David Brown, conductor

Philharmonic Choir of the NSO
     Douglas Dunsmore, conductor


MAHLER

Adagietto (fr. Symphony No. 5)

MOZART
Requiem Mass, D minor, K.626

The appearance of this concert’s guest artists is supported in part by a generous gift from the Estate of the late Dr. Angus J. Neary.


R2
SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 20, 2016 ♦ 8:00PM
D. F. COOK RECITAL HALL ♦ MEMORIAL UNIVERSITY
TICKETS ♦ $20/$17 + ACC Service Fee


DVOŘÁK

Cypresses, B. 152

CRAWLEY
Quadrilles

SIBELIUS
String Quartet, Op. 56, D minor ‘Voces intimae’


HANDEL’S MESSIAH
FRIDAY, DECEMBER 16 & SATURDAY, DECEMBER 17, 2016 ♦ 8:00PM
BASILICA OF ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST
TICKETS ♦ $30/$25 + ACC Service Fee

Presented by Cox & Palmer

NSO SINFONIA ♦ MARC DAVID, conductor

PHILHARMONIC CHOIR OF THE NSO
     DOUGLAS DUNSMORE, conductor

ELLEN MCATEER, soprano
DANIEL TAYLOR, countertenor
BENJAMIN BUTTERFIELD, tenor
GEOFFREY SIRETT, baritone


S2 ♦ SLIDING HOME
SATURDAY, JANUARY 7, 2017 ♦ 8:00PM
D. F. COOK RECITAL HALL ♦ MEMORIAL UNIVERSITY
TICKETS ♦ $32/$27 + ACC Service Fee
Presented by Event3Sixty

NSO SINFONIA ♦ MARC DAVID, conductor
STEPHEN IVANY, trombone


PACHELBEL
Canon and Gigue, D Major

ALBRECHTSBERGER
Concerto for Alto Trombone and Orchestra in B♭

LARSSON
Concertino for Tenor Trombone, No. 7, Op. 45

JANACEK
Idyll, JW6/3


EAST PORT PROPERTIES BIG BAND SHOW
FRIDAY, JANUARY 27 & SATURDAY, JANUARY 28, 2017 ♦ 8:00PM
ARTS & CULTURE CENTRE
TICKETS ♦ $49/$45 + ACC Service Fee

Presented by East Port Properties

NEWFOUNDLAND SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA ♦ MARC DAVID, conductor
     BARRY CANNING SINGS NEIL DIAMOND


MW3 ♦ BRAVA, REBECCA!
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 2017 ♦ 8:00PM
ARTS & CULTURE CENTRE
TICKETS ♦ A: $45/$40 ♦ B: $35/$30 + ACC Service Fee

NEWFOUNDLAND SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA ♦ MARC DAVID, CONDUCTOR
REBECCA CAINE,
soprano

LAU
Voices of Time

BARBER
Knoxville: Summer of 1915, Op. 24

LLOYD WEBBER
Think of Me (fr. Phantom of the Opera)

SCHÖNBERG/BOUBIL
Bring Him Home (fr. Les Misérables)

RIMSKY-KORSAKOV
Scheherazade, Op. 35

Miss Caine’s appearance is supported in part by a generous gift from the Estate of the late Dr. Angus J. Neary.


R3
SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 19, 2017 ♦ 8:00PM
D. F. COOK RECITAL HALL ♦ MEMORIAL UNIVERSITY
TICKETS ♦ $20/$17 + ACC Service Fee

MURPHY
Another Little Piece of My Heart

SMETANA
String Quartet No. 1, E minor ‘From My Life”

BEETHOVEN
String Quartet, Op. 59, No. 3 ‘Razumovsky


S3 ♦ VOILÁ…VIOLA!
SATURDAY, MARCH 4, 2017 ♦ 8:00PM
TICKETS ♦ $32/$27 + ACC Service Fee
Presented by Event3Sixty

NSO SINFONIA ♦ MARC DAVID, conductor
KATE READ, viola


BACH
Brandenburg  Concerto No. 6, B♭ Major, BWV1051

DOWLAND
Flow My Tears/If My Complaints Could Passions Move

BRITTEN
Lacrymae for Viola, Op. 48a

MOZART
Symphony No. 25, G minor, K.183/173dB ‘Little G minor’


MW4 ♦ SOMETHING TO CROW ABOUT
FRIDAY, MARCH 24, 2017 ♦ 8:00PM

ARTS & CULTURE CENTRE
TICKETS ♦ A: $45/$40 ♦ B: $35/$30 + ACC Service Fee

NEWFOUNDLAND SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA ♦ MARC DAVID, conductor
JONATHAN CROW, violin


STANILAND

Orchestralympics

BRAHMS
Concerto for Violin, Op. 77, D Major

BEETHOVEN
Symphony No. 5, Op. 67, C minor

Mr. Crow’s performance is supported in part by a generous gift from the Estate of the late Dr. Angus J. Neary.


R4
SUNDAY, MARCH 2, 2017 ♦ 8:00PM
D. F. COOK RECITAL HALL ♦ MEMORIAL UNIVERSITY
TICKETS ♦ $20/$17 + ACC Service Fee


RAVEL

String Quartet in F Major

NIELSEN
At the Bier of a Young Artist, FS58

SCHUBERT
String Quartet No. 14, D minor, D.810 ‘Death and the Maiden’