Saint Louis Philharmonic
Subscription Concerts
2017-2018

Robert Hart Baker, conductor

Concert 1 - In Pursuit of “The Ring”

Fri., Oct. 13, 2017 at 8 pm at Purser Auditorium, Logan University

Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet (Fantasy-Overture)
Saint-Saëns: Cello Concerto No. 1 in A minor, Op. 33
Bjorn Ranheim, cello

— intermission —

Rossini: Overture to “William Tell”
Wagner: Ride of the Valkyries from “Die Walküre” (arr. Hutschenruyter)
Wagner: Magic Fire Music from “Die Walküre”
Wagner: Siegfried’s Rhine Journey from “Götterdämmerung” (arr. Humperdinck)
Wagner: Siegfried’s Death & Funeral Music from “Götterdämmerung” (arr. Stasny)

Concert 2 - Reveling in Rachmaninoff

Fri., Nov. 17, 2017 at 8 pm at Purser Auditorium, Logan University

Weber: Overture to “Der Freischütz”
Ferdinand David: Concertino No. 4, Op. 4 for Trombone & Orchestra
Matt Frederickson, trombone

— intermission —

Rachmaninoff: Symphony No. 2 in E minor, Op. 27

Holiday Pops (Holiday Concert – TOYS for TOTS)

Friday, December 8, 2017 at 8 pm at Purser Auditorium, Logan University
with the Lindenwood University Choir, Pamela Grooms, director
Program: TBD

Concert 3 - A Fantastic Symphony

Fri., March 9, 2018 at 8 pm at the J. Scheidegger Center Auditorium, Lindenwood University

Berlioz: Symphonie Fantastique, Op. 14

— intermission —

Vaughan Williams: Dona Nobis Pacem
Lindenwood University Choirs
Pamela Grooms, director
Paula Martin, director

St. Louis Community College-Meramec Choir
Dr. Gerald Myers, director

St. Charles Community College Chamber Choir
Becky Thorn, director

- Sarah Price, soprano - Jeffrey Heyl, baritone -



Concert 4 - Sonic Showcase

Fri., April 27, 2018 at 8 pm at the Skip Viragh Center, Chaminade

Meyerbeer: Overture to “Le Prophete” (ed. Mark Starr) world première
Debussy: Prelude to The Afternoon of a Faun (L’après midi d’un faun)
Ravel: Une barque sûr l’ocean
STL Philharmonic 2017 Aspiring Artist Concerto Competition Winner TBA

— intermission —

Mahler: Symphony No. 1 in D major, “Titan”


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