NITTANY VALLEY SYMPHONY  2016-2017 Season  

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 LOVE AND THE SEA

Sunday, September 18, 2016, 4:00pm • Mt. Nittany Middle School Auditorium

Richard Kennedy, Tenor

Expressions of lost love and the mysterious power of the sea 

MENDELSSOHN:  Hebrides Overture (Fingal’s Cave), Op. 26

CHAUSSON:  Poème de l’amour et de la mer [Poem of Love and the Sea]

for Tenor and Orchestra, Op. 19

TCHAIKOVSKY:  Symphony No. 6 in B minor, Op. 74, Pathétique

 

BEST OF BROADWAY

Symphonic Pops Concert

Sunday, October 16, 2016, 4:00pm • Mt. Nittany Middle School Auditorium 

Favorite musicals from Broadway’s Golden Age and beyond

 

DYNAMIC DUO

Sunday, January 29, 2017, 4:00pm • Bellefonte Area High School Theatre 

James Lyon, Violin

Timothy Deighton, Viola 

Shakespeare’s pair of young lovers and two dynamic soloists 

BERLIOZ:  Scène d’amour [Love Scene] from Roméo et Juliette, Op. 17

MOZART:  Sinfonia Concertante in E-flat major for

Violin, Viola and Orchestra, K.364/320d

BEETHOVEN:  Symphony No. 7 in A major, Op. 92

 

MR. SMITH’S BOWL OF NOTES

Family Concert

Sunday, February 26, 2017, 4:00pm • Bellefonte Area High School Theatre

Mark Ballora, Actor

Ann Keller Young Soloist Competition Winner 

A program for the entire family featuring a piece for actor and orchestra,

plus the winner of our annual young soloist competition

SMITH:  Mr. Smith’s Bowl of Notes

REMAINDER OF PROGRAM TBA

 

GOLDEN JUBILEE

Sunday, March 26, 2017, 4:00pm • Eisenhower Auditorium

 Steven Herbert Smith, Piano

Gala 50th anniversary concert

SHOSTAKOVICH:  Festive Overture, Op. 96

BRAHMS:  Piano Concerto No. 1 in D minor, Op. 15

RACHMANINOFF:  Symphonic Dances, Op. 45

 

SLAVIC CELEBRATION

Sunday, April 23, 2017, 4:00pm • Mt. Nittany Middle School Auditorium 

Lisa O. Bontrager, Horn

Music from Russia and Bohemia

RIMSKY-KORSAKOV:  Russian Easter Overture, Op. 36

GLIÈRE:  Horn Concerto in B-flat major, Op. 91

DVORAK:  Symphony No. 6 in D major, Op. 60

 

2016-17 SEASON BROCHURE:

 
 

 WE LOOK FORWARD TO SEEING YOU IN THE AUDIENCE!


Past Concert Seasons:
2015-2016
2014-2015