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HSO Orchestral Concerts — 1995-1996 Season

Jed Gaylin, Music Director

Orchestral concerts were performed in Shriver Hall on the Johns Hopkins University's Homewood campus, 3400 North Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 21218. Pre-concert lectures took place in the Clipper Room on the second floor of Shriver Hall.

1995-96 concert program

Saturday, October 21, 1995, 8:00 p.m.

Samuel Adler: The Fixed Desire of the Human Heart

Gustav Mahler: Kindertotenlieder
Randal Woodfield, baritone

Samuel Adler: Stars in the Dust Cantata
A Cantata in rememberance of Kristallnacht
Text by Samuel Rosenbaum
Sharon Steinberg, soprano
Mikhail Manevich, tenor
Randal Woodfield, baritone
Roland Flint, narrator
Johns Hopkins Choral Society
Samuel Adler, guest conductor

Program Notes

Saturday, December 9, 1995, 8:00 p.m.

Silvestre Revueltas: Redes

Johannes Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 1 in D Minor, Opus 15
Xak Bjerken, piano

Sunday, March 10, 1996, 3:00 p.m.

Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet Fantasy Overture

Albert Leman: Fortuna Desperata (American premiere)
In memory of Elena Alexandrova Abrosimova
Peter Sirotin, violin

Ludwig van Beethoven: Concerto for Violin in D Major, Opus 61
Timothy Schwarz, violin

Program Notes

Saturday, May 4, 1996, 8:00 p.m.

Roderick Watkins: Light's Horizon (world premiere)

Johannes Brahms: Symphony No. 4 in E Minor, Opus 98

Program Notes