Summer Reading Sessions Repertoire

2016
Beethoven, Ludwig van – Symphony No. 4 in Bb Major, Opus 60
Borodin, Alexander – In the Steppes of Central Asia
Brahms, Johannes – Symphony No. 1 C minor, Opus 68
Brahms, Johannes – Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Opus 73
Debussy, Claude – La Mer

Dvorak, Antonin – Slavonic Dances, Opus 46, No. 1, Opus 46
Marquez, Arturo – Danzón No. 2
Mendelssohn, Felix– Overture, The Hebrides, Fingal’s Cave, Opus 26
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus – No. 38 in D Major, K. 504 – Prague
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus – No. 41 in C Major, K. 551 – Jupiter
Ravel, Maurice – Le Tombeau de Couperin
Schubert, Franz – Symphony No. 5 in Bb Major, D. 485
Schumann, William – American Festival Overture
Still, William Grant – Afro-American Symphony
Vaughn Williams, Ralph – The Lark Ascending


2015
Beethoven, Ludwig van – Symphony No. 3 in Eb major, Opus 55 (1804)
Beethoven, Ludwig van – Symphony No. 6 in F major, Opus 68 (1808)
Beethoven, Ludwig van –Egmont Overture, Opus 84 (1809-1810)
Bernstein, Leonard – Overture from Candide (1956)
Brahms, Johannes – Academic Festival Overture, Opus 80 (1880)
Copland, Aaron – An Outdoor Overture (1938)
Debussy, Claude – Gigues from Images (1905-1912)
Dvorak, Antonin – Carnival Overture, Opus 92 (1891)
Mendelssohn, Felix – Symphony No. 3 in A minor - Scottish, Opus 56 (1829-1842)
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus– Idomeneo Overture, K. 366 (1780-1781)
Offenbach, Jacques – Orpheus in the Underworld (1858, rev. 1874)
Poulenc, Frances – Gloria, FP 177 (1960)
Schubert, Franz – Rosamunde Overture, D. 797 (1823)
Sibelius, Jean – Night Ride and Sunrise, Opus 55 (1908)
Sibelius, Jean – Finlandia, Opus 26 (1900)
Sibelius, Jean – Symphony No. 5, Opus 82 (1922)
Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilych – Romeo and Juliet Overture, Opus 64 (1869-1870)
Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilych – Symphony No. 5, Opus 64 (1888)
Verdi, Giuseppe – Nabucco Overture (1841)
Weber, Carl Maria von – Der Freischütz Overture, Opus 77, J. 277 (1817Ð1821)
2014
Beethoven, Ludwig van – Symphony No. 1 in C major, Opus 21 (1801)
Beethoven, Ludwig van – The Creatures of Prometheus Overture (1801)
Berlioz, Hector – Grand Symphonie Funèbre et Triomphale (for military band), Opus 15 (1840)
Bizet, Georges – Carmen Suite

Brahms, Johannes – Symphony No. 2 in D major, Opus 73 (1877)
Britten, Benjamin – Simple Symphony (1933-34) (Strings only)

Dvorak, Antonin – Slavonic Dances, Opus 46, No. 1-4
Elgar, Edward – Enigma Variations, Opus 36 (1898-99) (3-4 movements)
Fuchs, Robert – Serenade in D major, Opus 9 (1874) (Strings only) (Movements 1, 2)
Haydn, Franz Joseph – Symphony No. 92 in G (1789) (Oxford)
Holst, Gustav – Brook Green Suite (1933) (Strings only) (Movements 1, 2)
Liszt, Franz – Mephisto Waltz No. 1, S. 514 (1859-62
Mahler, Gustav – Songs of a Wayfarer (Journeyman) (1883-85)
Mahler, Gustav – Symphony No. 1 in D (Titan) (1887-88)
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus – Symphony No. 31 in D major, K. 297 (Paris)
Respighi, Ottarino – Fountains of Rome (1916-17)
Rossini, Gioaccino – Il Signor Bruschino (1812-13)
Suppe, Franz von – Morning, Noon, and Night in Vienna Overture (1844)

2013

Beethoven, Ludwig van – Creatures of Prometheus Overture, Opus 53
Beethoven, Ludwig van – Egmont Overture, Opus 84
Beethoven, Ludwig van – Symphony No. 4 in B flat major, Opus 60
Beethoven, Ludwig van – Symphony No. 3 in Eb Major, Opus 55, Eroica
Brahms, Johannes – Hungarian Dances – 1, 3 & 10
Debussy, Claude – Jeux
Dvorak, Antonin– Symphony No. 7
Glazunov, Aleksandr– Violin Concerto in A minor, Opus 82
Mendelssohn, Felix– Overture, The Hebrides, Fingal’s Cave, Opus 26
Mendelssohn, Felix– Symphony No. 3 in A minor, Opus 56 – Scottish
Prokofiev, Sergei– Lieutenant Kije Suite, Opus 60
Ravel, Maurice – Rapsodie Espagnole – Prélude à la nuit: très modéré and Malaguena: assez vif only
Rimsky–Korsakov, Nicolai – Capriccio Espagnol, Opus 34
Rossini, Gioacchino– Overture to La Gazza Ladra"
Saint–Saens, Camille– Symphony No. 3 in C minor – Organ (Movement 1 only)
Schubert, Franz– Symphony No. 4
Tchaikovsky, Piotr Ilich – Romeo and Juliet
Wagner, Richard – Overture to Lohengrin

2012
Beethoven, Ludwig van – Symphony No. 6 in F major, Opus 68
Beethoven, Ludwig van – Symphony No. 1 in C, Opus 21
Beethoven, Ludwig van – Symphony No. 4 in B flat Opus 60
Britten, Benjamin – Simple Symphony
Copland, Aaron – Variations on a Shaker Melody
de Falla, Manuel – The Three Cornered Hat (Suite 1)
Debussy, Claude – 3 Nocturnes, L. 91 (1899)
Enescu, George – Roumanian Rhapsody No. 1 in A, Opus 111
Haydn, Franz Joseph – Symphony No. 94 in G major, Surprise
Holst, Gustav – The Planets
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus – No. 41 in C, K. 551 – Jupiter
Prokofiev, Serei – Symphony No. 1
Rachmaninoff, Sergei – Symphony No. 2 in E minor, Opus 27
Ravel, Maurice – Bolero
Ravel, Maurice – Le Tombeau de Couperin
Rossini, Gioacchino – Overture, The Barber of Seville
Shostakovich, Dmitri – Symphony No. 1
Stravinsky, Igor – The Firebird Ballet Suite for Orchestra (1919)
Tchaikovsky, Piotr Ilich – 1812 Overture in E flat major, Opus 49
Tchaikovsky, Piotr Ilich – Excerpts from Eugene Onegin
Tchaikovsky, Piotr Ilich – Symphony No. 4

2011
Beethoven – Piano Concerto No. 4 in G major
Beethoven – Symphony No. 3
Beethoven – Symphony No. 5
Berlioz – Overture to Benvenuto Celliini
Borodin – Symphony No. 2
Brahms – Academic Festival Overture
Copland ––Danzon Cubano
Copland – Outdoor Overture
Copland – Fanfare for the Common Copland
Debussy – Le Mer
Dvorak – Cello Concerto
Dvorak – Symphony No. 9
Elgar – Pomp and Circumstance
Frank – Symphony in D minor
Haydn – Symphony No. 100
Hindemith – Symphonie – "Mathis Der Maler"
Hindemith – Symphonic Metamorphoses
Mendelssohn – Symphony No. 4 – Italian
Moszkowski – Piano Concerto in E major, Opus 59
Mozart – Symphony No. 39
Mozart – Overture to Don Giovanni
Ravel – Bolero
Rimsky–Korsakov – Russian Easter Overture
Rimsky–Korsakov – Procession of the Nobles
Rossini – William Tell Overture
Schumann – Symphony No. 3
Sibelius – Symphony No. 7
Strauss – Don Juan
Strauss – Till Eulenspiegel
Strauss – Die Fledermaus
Tchaikovsky ––Capriccio Italiene, Opus 45
Tchaikovsky – Romeo ans Juliet Overture
von Suppe – Morning, Noon, and Night in Vienna
Wagner – Die Meistersinger
Wagner – Overture to Rienzi
Wagner – Overture to The Flying Dutchman (Der Fliegende Hollander)

2010
Beethoven, Ludwig van – Symphony No. 2 in D major, Opus 36
Brahms, Johannes – Symphony No. 3 in F, Opus 90
Copland, Aaron – El Salon Mexico
Dvorak, Antonin – Symphony No. 9 –From the New World– Opus 95
Hansen, Howard – Symphony No. 1 in E minor –Nordic–
Haydn, Franz Joseph – Symphony No. 96 in D major –Miracles
Hindemith, Paul – Symphonie – Matis der Maler
Kodaly, Zoltan – Hary Janos Suite
Ligeti, Georg – Lontono (1967)
Mendelssohn, Felix – Symphony No. 5 in D minor –Reformation– Opus 107
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus – Symphony No. 31 –Paris– K297
Mussorgsky, Modeste /Nicolai Rimsky Korsakov – Pictures at an Exhibition
Nielsen, Karl – Symphony No. 2 –The Four Temperaments–, Opus 16
Schubert, Franz – Symphony No. 4 –Tragic, D 417
Shostakovich, Dmitri – Symphony No. 5, Opus 47
Sibelius, Jean – The Oceanides, Opus 73
Strauss, Richard – Don Juan Overture
Stravinsky, Igor – Petruska
Stravinsky, Igor – Song of the Nightingale
Tchaikovsky, Piotr Ilyich – Symphony No. 4 in F minor, Opus 36
Tchaikovsky, Piotr Ilyich – Symphony No. 6 in B minor, Opus 73

2009
Beethoven, Ludwig van – Symphony No. 4
Borodin, Alexander – Symphony No. 2
Mahler, Gustav – Symphony No. 1
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus – Symphony No. 40
Resphigi, Ottorino – The Fountains of Rome
Respighi, Ottorino – Ancient Airs and Dances, Suite II
Rossini,Gioachino – L'Italian in Algeri: Overture
Schumann, Robert – Symphony No. 1, in Bb major, Opus 38
Sibelius, Jean – Symphony No. 2
Strauss, Richard – Salome, Opus 54 Dance of the Seven Veils
Tchaikovsky, Piotr Ilich – Violin Concerto
Tchaikovsky, Pytor Ilich – Concerto for Violin

2008
Beethoven – Symphony No. 7 in A major, Opus 92
Beethoven – Symphony No. 9 in D minor
Beethoven – Symphony No. 5 in C minor, Opus 67
Brahms – Schicksalsleid, Opus 68
Brahms – Symphony No. 2 in D major, Opus 73
Dvorak – Symphony No. 9 in E minor , Opus 95
Dvorak – Symphony No. 8 in G, Opus 88
Haydn – Symphony No. 94 in G major (Surprise)
Haydn – Symphony No. 96 in D major (Miracle)
Holst – The Planets – Complete
Mozart – Symphony No. 39 in Eb major, K. 543
Ravel, Maurice – La Valse
Tchaikovsky, Piotr Ilich – Capriccio Italiene, Opus 45
Tchaikovsky, Piotr Ilich – Symphony No. 5 in E minor, Opus 64