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A Powerhouse Season

Our 2016–17 Season will showcase masterpieces of classical music.

The season debuts September 30 with the dedication of the newly constructed Antonia Brico Stage at Central Presbyterian Church. The stage is named after DPO founder and pioneer female conductor Antonia Brico who was the first woman to conduct the New York Philharmonic in 1938.

All concerts begin at 7:30pm and take place at the Antonia Brico Stage at Central Presbyterian Church (1600 Sherman St.)

 

Spencer-SmallerSeptember 30, 2016
Grand Opening of the Antonia Brico Stage

Lawrence Golan, conductor
Mark Mast, guest conductor
Ryan Spencer, trumpet

Beethoven:  Leonore Overture No. 3, Op. 72b
Hummel: Trumpet Concerto in E-flat Major
Wagner: Overture to Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg
Beethoven: Symphony No. 5
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Galema-SmallerNovember 18, 2016
Pulling Out All The Stops

Lawrence Golan, conductor
Joseph Galema, organ

Ravel: Le Tombeau de Couperin
Poulenc: Organ Concerto in G Minor
Saint-Saëns: Symphony No. 3 in C Minor “Organ Symphony”
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McMullenDecember 16, 2016
Holiday Cheer!

Marc Moncusí, guest conductor
Christiana McMullen, soprano

Anderson: A Christmas Festival
Tchaikovsky: “Waltz of the Flowers” from The Nutcracker
Richman: Hanukkah Festival Overture
Rodrigo: Pastorcito Santo (Holy Shepherd Boy) and Coplillas de Belen (Carols of Bethlehem) from Retablo de Navidad
Arr. Rosenhaus: What Child is This?
Arr. Brubaker: How the Grinch Stole Christmas
Anderson: Sleigh Ride
Britten: Men of Goodwill; Variations on a Christmas Carol (God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen)
Adam, Arr. Custer: O Holy Night
Tormé & Wells, arr. Kazik: The Christmas Song
Schubert, Arr. Ryden: Ave Maria
Berlin/arr. Moss: White Christmas
Stephenson: A Holly Jolly Sing-Along!
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zalkind-golanFebruary 10, 2017
Hopeless Romantics

Lawrence Golan, conductor and violin
Scott O’Neil, guest conductor
Matthew Zalkind, cello

Brahms: Double Concerto for Violin & Cello
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 4
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April 7, 2017
Prost!

Mark Mast, guest conductor
Jeremy Reynolds, clarinet

Weber: Overture to Der Freischütz
Weber: Clarinet Concerto No. 1 in F Minor
Bach, arr. Stokowski: Ein feste Burg
Bach, arr. Luck: Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring
Hindemith: Symphonic Metamorphosis on Themes of Weber
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IMG_3574May 25, 2017
When In Rome

Lawrence Golan, conductor
Wei Luo, piano

Tchaikovsky: Capriccio italien
Mendelssohn: Piano Concerto No. 1 in G Minor
Respighi: Fountains of Rome
Respighi: Pines of Rome
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