HSO Orchestral Concerts — 1999-2000 Season
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.
Saturday, October 23, 1999, 8:00 p.m. — “Contemporaries and Namesakes”
Pre-concert lecture at 7:00 p.m. with Prof. Vernon Lidtke, JHU Department of History
Luigi Cherubini: Overture from Les deux journées
Concerto No. 2 in E-flat Major, Opus 57
Elisabeth Ganter, clarinet
Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 5 in C Minor, Opus 67Program notes
Saturday, December 4, 1999, 8:00 p.m. — “Landscapes”
Pre-concert lecture at 7:00 p.m. with composer Mark Lanz Weiser
Antonín Dvorák: Symphony No. 7 in D Minor, Opus 70Program notes
Sunday, March 5, 2000, 3:00 p.m. — “Spirit Worlds”
Pre-concert lecture at 2:00 p.m. with Jonathan Palevsky
Engelbert Humperdinck: Overture to Hansel & Gretel
Violin Concerto in D Minor, Opus 47
Qing Li, violin
Modest Mussorgsky: Night on Bald Mountain
Maurice Ravel: Mother Goose Suite (Ma Mère l'Oye)
Hopkins Symphony Orchestra programs are made possible by a generous grant
The Maryland State Arts Council.
Soloists are underwritten by the Peggy and Yale Gordon Trust.