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Hopkins Symphony Orchestra symphonic concerts

Join us for the 2010-2011 season

Dates, programs, and performers are subject to change.

Symphonic Concerts in Shriver Hall · Jed Gaylin, Conductor

Previous concerts: Oct 16, 2010  Dec 4, 2010 Mar 13, 2011
Upcoming concert:
Gustav Mahler

Photo of Gustav Mahler © 1909 by A. Dupont

Sunday, April 17, 2011 at 3 pm

Free pre-concert talk at 2 pm with Max Derrickson

Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 5 in C-Sharp Minor




Previous Concerts this season:

Michelle Seipel

Michelle Seipel

Frederic Rey

Photo of Frédéric Rey by Dave Cooper

John Brandon

John Brandon

Saturday, October 16, 2010 at 8 pm

Free pre-concert talk at 7 pm with John Bowen and Jed Gaylin

Felix Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 3 in A Minor, Opus 56 (Scottish)

Gaetano Donizetti: Excerpts from Lucia di Lammermoor
Michelle Seipel – Lucia
Frédéric Rey – Edgardo
John Brandon – Enrico
Christopher Austin – Raimondo
Peter Scott Drackley – Arturo
Jennifer Blades – Alisa
John Bowen – Narrator

List of opera excerpts to be performed


This concert is a collaboration between the Hopkins Symphony and Baltimore's Opera Vivente. Opera Vivente will perform a fully staged "Lucy of Lammermoor" in English, with these singers and Jed Gaylin conducting, on October 22, 24, 28, and 30 in the Great Hall of Emanuel Episcopal Church, 811 Cathedral St., Baltimore. To learn more, visit www.operavivente.org or call 410 547-7997.

Program Notes


Tao Fan

Photo of Tao Fan by Qing Song

Jonathan Carney

Jonathan Carney

Saturday, December 4, 2010 at 8 pm

Tao Fan, guest conductor

Free pre-concert talk at 7 pm with Jonathan Palevsky

Ludwig van Beethoven: Egmont Overture, Opus 84

Max Bruch: Violin Concerto No. 2 in D Minor
Jonathan Carney, violin

Manuel de Falla: The Three-Cornered Hat, Suites 1 and 2


Program Notes






Enrico Elisi

Enrico Elisi

Sunday, March 13, 2011 at 3 pm

Free pre-concert talk at 2 pm with Jed Gaylin

Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 5 in E-flat, Opus 73 ("Emperor")
Enrico Elisi, piano

Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade, Opus 35



Arts Step Up

In Support of State Employees

The Hopkins Symphony Orchestra is taking part in Maryland Citizens for the Arts' program to support furloughed Maryland State employees. HSO offers free tickets to all State employees and their families and friends. Please show your employee ID at the box office when you pick up tickets.

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The Hopkins Symphony Orchestra is supported by a grant from the Maryland State Arts Council, an agency dedicated to cultivating a vibrant cultural community where the arts thrive. Funding for the Maryland State Arts Council is also provided by the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency, which believes that a great nation deserves great art.

The children's concert is supported by a grant from Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake and the Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts.