Schedule 2017-18


2017

June

18

Wisconsin Philharmonic Winds at Delafield Summerstage
Malcolm Arnold: Three Shanties for Winds
Mozart: Serenade for Winds in e-flat, K.375
Dvorak: Serenade for Winds in D Minor

24

Wisconsin Philharmonic Orchestra
Private Event for the Centennial of the Century Fence Company

30

Wisconsin Philharmonic Orchestra
Starry Nights at the Sharon Lynne Wilson Center’s Salute to Veterans

The Star-Spangled Banner
Cohan/Ryden: Over There!
Gershwin/Chase: Fantasy on Fascinatin’ Rhythm
Duke/Sayre: April in Paris
John Williams: March from 1941; Hymn to the Fallen, from Saving Private Ryan; Superman March
arr. Kincaide: Big Band Fantasy
Sousa: Hands Across the Sea
Sousa: Semper Fidelis March
Rodgers/Bennett: Suite from Flower Drum Song
Haley/Smirl: Rock Around the Clock
McCartney/Mandelson: Beatles Medley
Deep Purple: Smoke On The Water
Garth Brooks: When You Come Back to Me Again
arr. Lowden: Armed Forces Salute
arr. Custer: Salute to the Big Bands

23 – Sept 10

102nd Season of the Maverick Concerts,
Woodstock, New York

August

26

The Maverick Chamber Players
Maria Jette, soprano; Emmanuel Feldman, cello
Remembrances: Celebrating the 90th Birthday of Dominick Argento
and the 95th Birthday of Ned Rorem

Ravel/Wolfgang Renz: Le Tombeau de Couperin
Argento: Six Elizabethan Songs
Rorem: After Reading Shakespeare
Mussorgsky/Renz: Pictures at an Exhibition

September

23

Westport Arts Center: Anthony de Mare, piano
Liasons: Re-Imagining Sondheim at the Piano

October

10

Wisconsin Philharmonic Orchestra and Trio Solisti
70th Anniversary Season Opening Night

Haydn: Symphony No.70 in D
Beethoven: Triple Concerto
Mendelssohn: Symphony No.5, “Reformation”

21

La Crosse Symphony Orchestra
Yevgeny Kutik, violin

Weber: Overture to Der Freischutz
Shostakovich: Violin Concerto No.1
Brahms: Symphony No.2

November

3

Westport Arts Center: Igor Pikayzen, solo violin
Virtusoso works of Bach, Bartok, Ysaye, Paganini and Corigliano

7

Wisconsin Philharmonic Orchestra November Pops
Five By Design: A Salute to the MadMen Era

18

La Crosse Symphony Orchestra
Gabriela Martinez, piano

Chabrier: Espana
Edouard Lalo: Symphony in G Minor
Falla: Nights in the Gardens of Spain
Rimsky-Korsakov: Capriccio Espagnol

December

5

Wisconsin Philharmonic Orchestra, with the Women’s Choirs
of Muskego High School, Brookfield Central High School,
and Brookfield East High School: A Northern Lights Christmas

Sibelius: Alla Marcia, from the Karelia Suite
Grieg: Great Moments from Peer Gynt:
Morning Mood – Anitra’s Dance – In the Hall of the Mountain King
arr. Krogstad: Medley from Disney’s FROZEN
arr. Krogstad: ABBA’s Greatest Hits
Alfven: Swedish Rhapsody No.1
Grieg: Arabian Dance, from Peer Gynt
Tundra: Ojelo
Arnesen: Cradle Hymn
Nyquist: Jul, Jul, Stralande Jul
Grieg: Ave Maris Stella
Finnegan: A Christmas Sing-Along
Christaensen/Overby: Beautiful Savior
Sibelius: choral version of Finlandia

15,16

La Crosse Symphony Orchestra; Caroline Worra, soprano;
Members of the La Crosse Youth Symphony; The La Crosse Boychoir

Nigel Hess: A Christmas Overture
J.Strauss II: “Mein Herr’ Marquis”, from Die Fledermaus
Lehar: “Vilja-Lied”, from The Merry Widow
Chip Davis/Custer: Stille Nacht
Delius: Sleigh Ride (Winter Nacht)
Franck: Panis Angelicus
Rodgers: “Do-Re-Mi” and “My Favorite Things”, from The Sound of Music
Bach/Gounod: Ave Maria
J.Strauss II: Die Fledermaus Overture
arr. Krogstad: Medley from Disney’s FROZEN
Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker Suite
Finnegan: A Christmas Sing-Along

2018

January

20

Westport Arts Center: The Juilliard String Quartet
Haydn, James MacMillan, Beethoven

28

Wisconsin Philharmonic Orchestra
Family Concert at the Waukesha Civic Theatre

Prokofiev/David Matthews: Peter and the Wolf

March

2

Westport Arts Center: The Calidore String Quartet
Mozart, Mendelssohn, Shostakovich, Caroline Shaw

11

Wisconsin Philharmonic Orchestra
Eric Chen, piano; Julian Rhee, violin;
Principal Winds of the Wisconsin Philharmonic

Ibert: Flute Concerto
Mozart: Sinfonia Concertante for Winds
Franck: Variations Symphoniques
Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto

15

La Crosse Symphony Orchestra: Symphony For Youth Concerts
Victor and Ben Spaeth, pianos

Mozart: Finale from Eine Kleine Nachtmusik
Saint-Saens: The Carnival of the Animals

18

La Crosse Symphony Orchestra
Winners of the Annual “Rising Stars” Concerto Competition

Michael Torke: Ash, for Orchestra
Various Concerto Movements
Dvorak: Symphony No.9, “From the New World”

April

10

Wisconsin Philharmonic Orchestra
Alessio Bax, piano

Ethel Smyth: Prelude to Act 2 of The Wreckers
Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No.2
Horner/Moss: Suite from Titanic
Libby Larsen: Symphony No.1, “Water Music”

14

La Crosse Symphony Orchestra at the Temple Theatre, Viroqua
Kyle Price, cello

I Vivaldi: Concerto for Strings in G “Alla Rustica”
Boccherini: Cello Concerto No.9 in B-flat
Sibelius: Romance in C, for string orchestra
Tchaikovsky: Serenade for Strings

May

5

La Crosse Symphony Orchestra
Andrew Russo, piano
Music from the Movies: The Fabulous Seventies

Strauss: Opening from Also Sprach Zarathustra(2001:A Space Odyssey)
Wagner: Ride of the Valkyries (Apocalypse Now)
Nino Rota: Music from The Godfather
Lai/Gold: Theme from Love Story
Conti/Lowden: Highlights from Rocky
Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue (Manhattan)
John Williams: Theme from Superman; Suite from
Close Encounters of the Third Kind; Theme from ET;
Suite from Star Wars

12

Westport Arts Center: Simon Mulligan, piano,
and the Simon Mulligan Trio
Mozart, Chopin, Samuel Barber, The George Gershwin Songbook

June

9

La Crosse Symphony Orchestra
Mary Beth Hensel, oboe; Wesley Luke, violin

Rimsky-Korsakov: Procession of the Nobles, from Mlada
Ippolitov-Ivanov: Procession from Caucasian Sketches
Bach: Double Concerto for Violin and Oboe
Rachmaninov: Symphony No.2 in E Minor