2017-18 Season

Oct
13
Sat
Symphony Orchestra Premiere: Awadagin Pratt, Grieg, & Copland
Oct 13 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

The Symphony Orchestra opens its 2018-19 season with renowned piano soloist Awadagin Pratt in the following program:

  • Ralph Vaughan Williams: The Wasps Overture
  • Aaron Copland: Appalachian Spring Suite
  • Edvard Grieg: Piano Concerto
    Awadagin Pratt, piano

Jed Gaylin conducts. Concert held at the Bunting-Meyerhoff Interfaith Center with a free pre-concert talk at 7pm, one hour prior to performance. Visit the ticketing page for tickets, directions and additional information.

Oct
14
Sun
Symphony Orchestra Premiere Matinee: Awadagin Pratt, Grieg, & Copland
Oct 14 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The Symphony Orchestra opens its 2018-19 season with renowned piano soloist Awadagin Pratt in the following program:

  • Ralph Vaughan Williams: The Wasps Overture
  • Aaron Copland: Appalachian Spring Suite
  • Edvard Grieg: Piano Concerto
    Awadagin Pratt, piano

Jed Gaylin conducts. Matinee performance held at the Bunting-Meyerhoff Interfaith Center with a free pre-concert talk at 2pm, one hour prior to 3pm concert start time. Visit the ticketing page for tickets, directions and additional information.

Dec
1
Sat
Symphony Orchestra: Mozart Requiem and Berio
Dec 1 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Conducted by Jed Gaylin, the Symphony Orchestra combines forces with the JHU Choral Society and BSA School for the Arts Chorus, led by Mark Hardy, in the following program:

  • Luciano Berio: Rendering
  • W.A. Mozart: Requiem
    Lori Hultgren, soprano
    Jessica Renfro, mezzo-soprano
    Min Jin, tenor
    Robert Cantrell, bass-baritone
    JHU Choral Society and Baltimore School for the Arts Chorus, Mark Hardy, director

Jed Gaylin conducts. Concert held at the Bunting-Meyerhoff Interfaith Center with a free pre-concert talk at 7pm, 1 hour prior to 8pm concert start time. Visit the ticketing page for tickets, directions and additional information.

Dec
2
Sun
Symphony Orchestra Matinee: Mozart Requiem and Berio
Dec 2 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Conducted by Jed Gaylin, the Symphony Orchestra combines forces with the JHU Choral Society and BSA School for the Arts Chorus, led by Mark Hardy, in the following program:

  • Luciano Berio: Rendering
  • W.A. Mozart: Requiem
    Lori Hultgren, soprano
    Jessica Renfro, mezzo-soprano
    Min Jin, tenor
    Robert Cantrell, bass-baritone
    JHU Choral Society and Baltimore School for the Arts Chorus, Mark Hardy, director

Jed Gaylin conducts. Matinee performance held at the Bunting-Meyerhoff Interfaith Center at 3pm with a free pre-concert talk at 2pm. Visit the ticketing page for tickets, directions and additional information.

Mar
9
Sat
Symphony Orchestra: Brahms Double Concerto & Stravinsky Symphony in C @ Shriver Hall
Mar 9 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

The Symphony Orchestra’s triumphant return to Shriver Hall featuring:

  • Franz Liszt: Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2
  • Igor Stravinsky: Symphony in C
  • Johannes Brahms: Double Concerto for Violin and Cello
    Kristin Lee, violin
    Thomas Mesa, cello

Jed Gaylin conducts. Shriver Hall performance features a free pre-concert talk at 7pm, one hour prior to concert. Visit the ticketing page for tickets, directions and additional information.

Apr
27
Sat
Symphony Orchestra Finale: Barber Violin Concerto & Beethoven 8 @ Shriver Hall
Apr 27 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

The Symphony Orchestra concludes the season with the following program featuring violinst Irina Muresanu:

  • James Grant: Entr’acte
  • Samuel Barber: Violin Concerto
    Irina Muresanu, violin
  • Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 8

Jed Gaylin conducts. Shriver Hall performance features a free pre-concert talk at 7pm, one hour prior to concert. Visit the ticketing page for tickets, directions and additional information.

Oct
26
Sat
Symphony Orchestra: Season Premiere & Shriver Grand Opening @ Shriver Hall Auditorium
Oct 26 @ 7:30 pm
Symphony Orchestra: Season Premiere & Shriver Grand Opening @ Shriver Hall Auditorium

Official HSO Grand Opening of Shriver Hall and Season Premiere, featuring the following celebratory works:

  • Linda Dusman: What Remains (HSO Commission & World Premiere)
  • Rodrigo: Concierto de Aranjuez, w/ Junhong Kuang, guitar
  • Berlioz: Symphony Fantastique

Jed Gaylin conducts. Shriver Hall performance features a free pre-concert talk at 6:30pm in the Clipper Room, one hour prior to concert. Visit the ticketing page for tickets, directions and additional information.

Dec
7
Sat
Symphony Orchestra: Washington, Sibelius, & Prokofiev Piano Concerto @ Shriver Hall Auditorium
Dec 7 @ 7:30 pm
Symphony Orchestra: Washington, Sibelius, & Prokofiev Piano Concerto @ Shriver Hall Auditorium

Jordan Randall Smith makes his HSO conducting debut in the following program:

  • Shelley Washington: The Third Colossus
  • Sibelius: Symphony No. 7 in C Major
  • Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 3 in C Major w/ Janice Carissa

Shriver Hall performance features a free pre-concert talk at 6:30pm in the Clipper Room, one hour prior to concert. Visit the ticketing page for tickets, directions and additional information.

Mar
7
Sat
Symphony Orchestra: Debussy, Revueltas, & Schumann w/ Amit Peled @ Shriver Hall Auditorium
Mar 7 @ 7:30 pm
Symphony Orchestra: Debussy, Revueltas, & Schumann w/ Amit Peled @ Shriver Hall Auditorium

Symphony Orchestra performs:

  • Debussy: Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun
  • Schumann: Cello Concerto, w/ Amit Peled
  • Revueltas: Night of the Mayas

Jed Gaylin conducts. Shriver Hall performance features a free pre-concert talk at 6:30pm in the Clipper Room, one hour prior to concert. Visit the ticketing page for tickets, directions and additional information.

Apr
25
Sat
Symphony Orchestra: Season Finale, Bartok Concerto for Orchestra and Concerto Winner/s @ Shriver Hall Auditorium
Apr 25 @ 7:30 pm
Symphony Orchestra: Season Finale, Bartok Concerto for Orchestra and Concerto Winner/s @ Shriver Hall Auditorium

Symphony Orchestra performs its Season Finale with the Bartok Concerto for Orchestra, along with HSO Concerto Competition Winner/s, TBD.

Jed Gaylin conducts. Shriver Hall performance features a free pre-concert talk at 6:30pm in the Clipper Room, one hour prior to concert. Visit the ticketing page for tickets, directions and additional information.