HSO Orchestral Concerts — 1997-1998 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 18, 1997, 8:00 p.m. — "Over the River and Through the Woods"
Pre-concert lecture at 7:00 p.m. with Ken Meltzer
Robert Schumann: Symphony No. 3, Opus 97 ("Rhenish")
Concerto in A Minor, Opus 16
Eric Conway, piano
Saturday, December 6, 1997, 8:00 p.m. — "Celebrating 200!"
Pre-concert lecture at 7:00 p.m. with composer Jim Grant
John S. Smith/arr. Luck: Star-Spangled Banner
Franz Joseph Haydn: Overture to The Creation
Concerto for Viola and String Orchestra
Eve Abraham, viola
Jean Sibelius: Symphony No. 1, Opus 39
Sunday, March 8, 1998, 2:00 p.m. — "Expatriates"
Pre-concert lecture at 1:00 p.m. with Jonathan Palevsky
Piano Concerto No. 1 in E Minor, Opus 11 (Br. 53)
Brian Ganz, piano
Andrzej Panufnik: Harmony
George Gershwin: An American in Paris
Saturday, May 2, 1998, 8:00 p.m. — "The Big Questions"
Pre-concert lecture at 7:00 p.m. with Max Derrickson
W. A. Mozart: Overture to Don Giovanni
Richard Strauss: Tod and Verklärung (Death and Transfiguration), Opus 24
Manuel de Falla:
The Three-Cornered Hat, Suites 1 and 2
Suite No. 1: Scenes and Dances
Suite No. 2: Three Dances
Hopkins Symphony Orchestra programs are made possible by a generous grant from The Maryland State Arts Council. Soloists are underwritten by the Peggy and Yale Gordon Trust.