2017-18 Performance Schedule

 

Wagner, Mozart, & Dvorak

 

Thursday, September 21, 2017 at 7:30 PM

Thomas Taylor Dickey, conductor

Heather Lanners, piano

 

PROGRAM

Wagner – Prelude to Die Meistersinger

Mozart – Piano Concerto No. 20 in D Minor

Dvorák – Symphony No. 8 in G Major

 

The OSU Symphony Orchestra kicks off the 2017-18 season with Wagner’s Prelude to Die Meistersinger.  OSU’s piano faculty member Heather Lanners performs Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 20 in D Minor.  The program also includes Dvorák’s ebullient Eighth Symphony.

 

Fright Night Fundraiser

 

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at 7:30 PM

 

From Bach to John Williams, the OSUSO performs your favorite “spook”-tacular classics and film soundtracks.  The mysterious “Funeral March of a Marionette” and other haunting melodies will turn the Seretean Center into a chilling chamber of fantastical fright and delight! So join the orchestra in your best costumes and experience the enchantment of symphonic music at it ghoulish best.

 

For the Love of Brass

 

Thursday, November 9, 2017 at 7:30 PM

Thomas Taylor Dickey, conductor

Viento Sur, trombone quartet

 

PROGRAM

Berlioz – “Hungarian March” from The Damnation of Faust

Gardelin – Concerto for Four Trombones

Tchaikovsky – Symphony No.2 (“Little Russian”)

 

Holiday Concert

 

Thursday, December 6, 2017 at 7:30 PM

 

The OSU Symphony Orchestra presents stunning musical arrangements of cherished Christmas carols and songs of the season.  Concert goers will enjoy traditional pieces such as Leroy Anderson’s “Christmas Festival Overture” and “Sleigh Ride” and selections from Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker.