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HSO Orchestral Concerts — 2008-2009 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 talks took place one hour before concert time in the Clipper Room, Shriver Hall.


Saturday, October 25, 2008, 8:00 p.m.

Pre-concert talk at 7:00 p.m. with Max Derrickson, Shriver Auditorium

Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 4 in G Major, Opus 58
Rachel Franklin, piano

Hector Berlioz: Symphonie fantastique, Opus 14

Program Notes

Saturday, December 6, 2008, 8:00 p.m.

Pre-concert talk at 7:00 p.m. with Jonathan Palevsky

Modest Mussorgsky: Gopak from The Fair at Sorochinsk

Sergei Rachmaninoff: Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Opus 43
Brian Ganz, piano

Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 5 in E minor, Opus 64

Program Notes

Sunday, March 1, 2009, 3:00 p.m.

Pre-concert lecture at 2:00 p.m. with Nkeiru Okoye

Nkeiru Okoye: Songs of Harriet Tubman
Kishna Davis, soprano

Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Symphony No. 2 "Antar," Opus 9

Program Notes

Sunday, April 26, 2009, 3:00 p.m.

Pre-concert talk at 2:00 p.m. with Carlos Sanchez-Gutierrez, Shriver Auditorium

Carlos Sanchez-Gutierrez: ...Ex Machina for Piano, Marimba, and Symphony Orchestra
Makoto Nakura, marimba
Cristina Valdes, piano

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

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