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HSO Orchestral Concerts — 2000-2001 Season

Jed Gaylin, Music Director

Brian Stone, Assistant Conductor

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.

2000-01 concert program

Saturday, October 21, 2000, 8:00 p.m. — “Different Facets

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

Igor Stravinsky: Firebird Suite (1919 version)

Johannes Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 2 in B-flat Major, Opus 83
Caleb Tsai, piano

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Saturday, December 2, 2000, 8:00 p.m. — “Hymn of Praise

Pre-concert lecture at 7:00 p.m in Shriver Auditorium with Jonathan Palevsky

Felix Mendelssohn: Lobgesang, Opus 52 (Hymn of Praise)
Elizabeth Knauer, soprano
Madeleine Gray, mezzo-soprano
Walter Dixon, tenor
Johns Hopkins Choral Society David Neal, Director
Goucher College Choir, Tom Hall, Director

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Saturday, March 3, 2001, 8:00 p.m. — “Picture This

Pre-concert lecture at 7:00 p.m. in Shriver Auditorium with composer James Grant

James Grant: Waltz for Saxophone and Strings
David Stambler, alto saxophone

James Grant: Symphonic Poem No. 1: Release   (world premiere) Narrative for orchestra after LifeLines - a set of 23 platinum prints - by Elizabeth Siegfried

Modest Mussorgsky/Ravel: Pictures at an Exhibition (orchestrated by Ravel)

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Sunday, April 22, 2001, 2:00 p.m. — “Fantastic!

Pre-concert lecture at 1:00 p.m. with Yasmina Mobarek, JHU Department of Romance Languages & Literatures

Max Bruch: Violin Concerto No. 1 in G Minor, Opus 26
Vitaly Briskin, violin

Hector Berlioz: Symphonie fantastique, Opus 14

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