Grinnell Symphony Orchestra
Repertoire



 (Works programmed Fall 2003-Fall 2008)

 

Johann Sebastian Bach             Brandenburg Concerto No. 5

P.D.Q. Bach                            Royale Firewater Musick

Béla Bartók                              Piano Concerto No. 3

Béla Bartók                              Rumanian Folk Dances

Ludwig van Beethoven              Overture to Egmont, Op.84

Georges Bizet                           “L’amour est un oiseau rebelle” from Carmen

Luigi Boccherini                       Symphony in d minor, Op. 12, No. 4

Johannes Brahms                      Tragic Overture, Op. 81

Benjamin Britten                       Russian Funeral (GSO Brass Choir)

Benjamin Britten                       Serenade for tenor solo, horn and strings, Op.31

Max Bruch                               First Violin Concerto in G Minor, Op. 26

Gavin Bryars                            The Sinking of the Titanic

Gavin Bryars                            Jesus' Blood Never Failed Me Yet

Luigi Cherubini                         Médée Overture

John Corigliano                         Gazebo Dances

Claude Debussy                       Premičre Rhapsodie

Frederick Delius                       Two Pieces for Small Orchestra

Edward Elgar                           Cello Concerto in E Minor, Op. 85

Morton Feldman                       Intersection No. 1

Giovanni Gabrielli                     Selected Canzonas

Henryk Mikolaj Górecki           Kleines Requiem fur eine Polka op. 66

Charles-François Gounod         Ah! je ris de me voir” (Jewel Song) from Faust

Rickey R. Grundy                     “I’m Determined” (with YGB Gospel Choir)

Benjamin Hanes                        Commencement Overture (World Premiere)

Joseph Haydn                           Symphony No. 44 in E minor, H. I/44 “Trauer

Joseph Haydn                           Symphony No. 100 in G Major, H. I/100 “Military”

Gustav Holst                             The Planets

Johann Nepomuk Hummel        Trumpet Concerto

Wojciech Kilar                         Krzesany

Franz Liszt                                Les Préludes

Matthew Locke                        Music for King Charles II (GSO Brass Choir)

Gustav Mahler                          Symphony No. 1 in D Major

Frank Martin                            Ballade for flute and strings

Pietro Mascagni                        Intermezzo from Cavalliera rusticana

Eric L. McIntyre                       Drive-by

Eric L. McIntyre                       Receding Tides

W.A. Mozart                           “Non so piu cosa son” from Le nozze di Figaro

W.A. Mozart                           Overture to The Impressario

W.A. Mozart                           Piano Concerto No. 14

W.A. Mozart                           “Ruhe sanft” from Zaďde

W.A. Mozart                            Symphony #29

W.A. Mozart                            Sinfonia Concertante

Robert Nelson                          Concertino for baritone saxophone (World Premiere)

Peter Drake Pennington            Fanfare for Orchestra            (World Premiere)

Giacomo Puccini                       Crisantemi

Giacomo Puccini                       Intermezzo from Act III of Manon Lescaut

Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov        Mlada Suite

Francesco Antonio Rosetti        Horn Concerto in D Minor

Gioachini Rossini                       La gazza ladra Overture

Franz Schubert                         Unfinished Symphony in B Minor, D.759

Alfred Schnittke                        Moz-Art ŕ la Haydn

Joseph Schwantner                   New Morning for the World “Daybreak of Freedom”

Dmitri Shostakovich                  Cello Concerto No.1 in E flat major, Op. 107

Jean Sibelius                             Andante Festivo

Jean Sibelius                             Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Op. 43

Jean Sibelius                             Valse Triste, Op.44

Bedřich Smetana                      Vyšehrad from Má Vlast         

Bedřich Smetana                      Moldau (Vltava) from Má Vlast

Bedřich Smetana                      Šárka from Má Vlast

Howard E. Smith                      Love Lifted Me” (with YGB Gospel Choir)

Richard Strauss                        Wiener Philharmoniker Fanfare (GSO Brass Choir)

Mike Titlebaum                        World War II Pizza Man

Piotr Ilich Tschaikowski            Capriccio italien, op. 45

Virgil Thomson                         The Plow That Broke the Plains Suite

Ralph Vaughan Williams           Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis

Ralph Vaughan Williams           Dona Nobis Pacem (w/ Community Chorus/Singers)

Giuseppi Verdi                         Overture to La forza del destino

Giuseppi Verdi                         Requiem (w/ Community Chorus/Singers)

Richard Wagner                       Prelude to Die Meistersinger

Carl Maria von Weber              Concerto for Clarinet No. 1 in F Minor

Sonya Whitmore                       “More Abundantly” (with YGB Gospel Choir)