NOVEMBER 18 & 19, 2017

Santa Cruz Symphony


ADAMS The Chairman Dances: Foxtrot for Orchestra


BERNSTEIN Symphonic Dances from "West Side Story"


BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 7

 

 

 

 

NOVEMBER  3- 12, 2017

Boston Ballet

OBSIDIAN TEAR

Esa-Pekka Salonen, "Lachen verlernt", "Nyx"

Choreography Wayne McGregor Boston Ballet Premiere

 

5TH SYMPHONY OF JEAN SIBELIUS, WORLD PREMIERE

Jean Sibelius,"Symphony No. 5 in E flat major, Op. 82"

Choreography Jorma Elo Lighting Design Mark Stanley Costumes Yumiko Takeshima

 

FINLANDIA

Jean Sibelius

https://www.bostonballet.org/Home/Global/Profiles/Guest-Conductors/Daniel-Stewart.aspx

 

 

 

 

OCTOBER 7 & 8, 2017

Santa Cruz Symphony


VIVALDI The Four Seasons

Nigel Armstrong, violin


HOLST The Planets

 

 

 

 

 

JUNE 24 & 25, 2017

Santa Cruz Symphony

Yuja Wang

Beethoven: concerto no. 1

Brahms: concerto no. 1

 

 

 

 

 

JUNE 3

Santa Cruz Symphony

Storm Large in Concert

 

 

 

 

MAY 6 & 7

Santa Cruz Symphony

VERDI
Messa da Requiem

Michelle Bradley, Jennifer Johnson Cano, Stuart Neill and Peixin Chen

 

 

 

 

MARCH 25 & 26

Santa Cruz Symphony

PÃRT
Fratres

HAYDN
Cello Concerto in D
Oliver Herbert, Cello

SCHUBERT, arr. MAHLER
Death and the Maiden

 

 

 

 

FEBRUARY 18 & 19

Santa Cruz Symphony

PROKOFIEV
Piano Concerto no. 5
Yuja Wang, Piano

BRAHMS
Piano Concerto No 2
Yuja Wang, Piano

 

 

 

 

 

JANUARY 25, 26 & 29

Santa Cruz Symphony

Family Concerts

 

 

 

DECEMBER 6

MOZART

Midsummer Mozart Festival Orchestra

Sinfonia Concertante & Clarinet Concerto

Viola soloist and Conductor

St. Mary's Cathedral, San Francisco

 

 


NOVEMBER 18

BEETHOVEN

Symphony no. 9

Grace Cathedral, San Francisco

 

 

 

 

NOVEMBER 5 & 6

Santa Cruz Symphony

ROSSINI
Il Barbiere di Siviglia

 

Ginger Costa-Jackson, Rosina
Andrew Stenson, Count Almaviva
John Moore, Figaro
Ryan Speedo Green, Don Basilio
Steven Condy, Dr. Bartolo
Susanne Mentzer, Berta
Hadleigh Adams, Fiorello

 

David Paul, Stage Director
Sophia Munoz, Harpsichord

 

 

 

 

OCTOBER 1 & 2

Santa Cruz Symphony

BERNSTEIN
Slava! (A Political Overture)

BEETHOVEN
Egmont Overture

MOLICONE
Celestial Dance

SHOSTAKOVITCH
Symphony No. 5

 

 

 

2016–17 Season

 

 

 

 

Santa Cruz Symphony

June 4, 2016

Pops Concert

 

 

 

 

Metropolitan Opera Orchestra

May 26th, 2016

James Levine, Conductor

Daniel Stewart, Cover Conductor

WAGNER Excerpts from Der Ring des Nibelungen

 

Christine Goerke, Soprano

Johan Botha, Tenor

 

 

 

 

Metropolitan Opera Orchestra

May 22nd, 2016

James Levine, Conductor

Daniel Stewart, Cover Conductor

All R. STRAUSS Program:

  • Der Bürger Als Edelmann Suite, Op. 60
  • Four Last Songs
  • "Meinem Kinde"
  • "Das Bächlein"
  • "Ruhe, meine Seele"
  • '"Die heiligen drei Könige aus Morgenland"
  • "Liebeshymnus"
  • Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche

 

Renée Fleming, Soprano

 

 

 

Metropolitan Opera Orchestra

May 19th, 2016

James Levine, Conductor

Daniel Stewart, Cover Conductor

GLINKA - RACHMANINOFF - TCHAIKOVSKY

Evgeny Kissin, Piano

 

 

 

 

 

Santa Cruz Symphony

May 7 & 8, 2016

SALONEN - NYX

BEETHOVEN - Symphony no. 9

Michelle Bradley, Soprano
Avery Amereau, Mezzo
Kang Wang, Tenor
Shenyang, Bass

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Metropolitan Opera LYADP Recital Series

Lincoln Center, Bruno Walter Auditorium

April 15, 2016

Sara Couden, Contralto - Daniel Stewart, Viola

Brahms - Zwei Gesänge, op. 91

 

 

 

 

 

Santa Cruz Symphony

March 19 & 20, 2016

BACH - Brandenburg concerto no. 5

STRAUSS - Rosen aus dem Süden arr. Shoenberg

GRUBER - Frankenstein!!
HK Gruber, Chansonnier

 

 

 

 

 

 

Santa Cruz Symphony

February 29, March 1 and 6, 2016

Youth and Family concert week

 

 

 

 

 

Chamber Music Sundaes

Feb 21st, 2016

Beethoven - String Quartet op. 135

 

 

 

 

Santa Cruz Symphony

January 23 & 24, 2016

GRIEG - Peer Gynt Suite no. 1

MAHLER - Symphony no. 1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Santa Cruz Symphony

November 14 & 15, 2015

DEBUSSY - Clair de Lune

SCHUBERT - Symphony no. 8 'Unfinished'

SAINT-SAËNS - Cello concerto
Zlatomir Fung, Cello

MARQUEZ - Danzon no. 2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Orlando Philharmonic

November 6, 2015

BERNSTEIN - Overture to Candide

NORMAN - The Great Swiftness

PROKOFIEV - Violin concerto no. 1
Rimma Bergeron-Langlois, Violin

COPLAND - Symphony no. 3

 

 

 

 

 

Santa Cruz Symphony

October 10 & 11, 2015

COPLAND - Fanfare for the Common Man

BRISEŃO/GOLIJOV - El Sinaloense

GERSHWIN - Rhapsody in Blue
Jon Nakamatsu, Piano

DVORAK - Symphony no. 9

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

New World Symphony

October 3, 2015

WILLIAMS - SAINT-SAËNS - PRIMA - TCHAIKOVSKY - BADELT - SMETANA - BERNSTEIN
 

 

 

 

 

Chamber Orchestra of Metropolitan Opera musicians at the Skaneateles Music Festival


August 15, 2015

Lisette Oropesa, Soprano - David Chan, Concertmaster


Strauss: Overture to Die Fledermaus
Handel -  Piangero la sorte mia from Giulio Cesare
Mozart - Deh vieni from Le nozze di Figaro
Donizetti - Chacun le sait from La Fille du Regiment
Verdi - Sempre libera from La Traviata

Mahler (arr. Simon): Symphony No. 4

 

 

 

 

Music in the Mountains Festival Orchestra

June 24, 2015

TCHAIKOVSKY - STRAVINSKY - PROKOFIEV

 

 

 

 

Santa Cruz Symphony

June 6, 2015

Civic Auditorium

John Williams Celebration

 

 

 

 

Santa Cruz Symphony

May 10, 2015

Mello Center

LULLY - VITTORIA - ORFF

 

Santa Cruz Symphony

May 9, 2015

Civic Auditorium

LULLY - VITTORIA - ORFF

 

 

 

 

Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Lindemann Young Artists

March 27, 2015

 Metropolitan Opera Orchestra

James Levine & Daniel Stewart, conductors


Ensembles:

Bernstein: WEST SIDE STORY
"One hand, one heart"

Donizetti: DON PASQUALE
"Tornami a dir che m'ami"

Mozart: DIE ENTFÜHRUNG AUS DEM SERAIL
"Wer ein Liebchen hat gefunden"

MOZART:  LE NOZZE DI FIGARO
"Tutto ancor…Via resti"

Mozart: le nozze di figaro
"Ah son perduto!…Cosa sento!"

Mozart: LE NOZZE DI FIGARO
"Crudel, perché finora"

Mozart: LE NOZZE DIFIGARO
"Aprite un po' quegli occhi"

Mozart: LE NOZZE DI FIGARO
Act IV Finale: "Pian pianin…"

Puccini: LA BOHÈME
"In un coupe…"

Stravinsky: THE RAKE'S PROGRESS
Act II Scene 1
"Vary the song, O London, change!…My tale shall be told"

Verdi:  RIGOLETTO
"Quel vecchio maledivami…Pari siamo!"

 

Arias:

Donizetti: DON PASQUALE
'Povero Ernesto!"

Gluck: L'ORFEO
"Che farò senza Euridice?"

Handel: SAMSON
"Total eclipse"

Mozart: DIE ENTFÜRUNG AUS DEM SERALL
"O wie angstlich"

Puccini: SUOR ANGELICA
"Nel silenzio"

Rossini: L'ITANLIANA IN ALGERI
"Cruda sorte"

Strauss: ARIADNE AUF NAXOS
"Ach, Wo war ich?"

Verdi: DON CARLOS
"Per mi giunto"

Verdi: I VESPRI SICILIANI
"O tu, Palermo"

Wagner: DIE MEISTERSINGER
Flieder Monologue

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Santa Cruz Symphony

March 22, 2015

Mello Center

STEWART - HARRISON - BEETHOVEN

 

Santa Cruz Symphony

March 21, 2015

Civic Auditorium

STEWART - HARRISON - BEETHOVEN

 

 

 

 

Santa Cruz Symphony

March 1, 2015

Civic Auditorium

Youth Concert 

 

Santa Cruz Symphony

February 24, 2015

Mello Center

Youth Concert 

 

Santa Cruz Symphony

February 23, 2015

Civic Auditorium

Family Concert

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Santa Cruz Symphony

January 25, 2015

Mello Center

BARBER - STRAVINSKY - TCHAIKOVSKY

 

Santa Cruz Symphony

January 24, 2015

Civic Auditorium

BARBER - STRAVINSKY - TCHAIKOVSKY

 

 

 

 

 

 

Metropolitan Opera Lindemann Young Artists

December 18, 2014

Juilliard - Peter Jay Sharp Theater

Berlioz: LES TROYENS
"Les chants joyeux"

Bizet: LES PÊCHEURES DE PERLES
"Au fond du temple saint"

Ravel: L'HEURE ESPAGNOLE
"Un financier et un poète…"

Rossini: IL BARBIERE DI SIVIGLIA
"Oh cielo!…All'idea di quel metallo"

Rossini: L'ITALIANA IN ALGERI
"Oh! Che muso, che figura"

Smetana: THE BARTERED BRIDE
"There's no doubt she's your type…"

Stravinsky: THE RAKE'S PROGRESS
Act II Scene 1
"Vary the song, O London, change!…My tale shall be told"

Stravinsky: THE RAKE'S PROGRESS
Act III Scene 2
"How dark and dreadful is this place…"

 

 

 

Santa Cruz Symphony

November 8, 2014

Civic Auditorium

BACH - VILLA-LOBOS - BERLIOZ

 

 

Santa Cruz Symphony

November 9, 2014

Mello Center

BACH - VILLA-LOBOS - BERLIOZ

 

 

 

 

Santa Cruz Symphony

October 5, 2014

Mello Center

BERNSTEIN - ADÈS - MOZART

 

Santa Cruz Symphony

October 4, 2014

Civic Auditorium

BERNSTEIN - ADÈS - MOZART

 

 

 

 

 

Houston Symphony Orchestra

June 27, 2014

Miller Theater

GERSHWIN, SAINT-SAENS, PROKOFIEV

 

 

 

 

Santa Cruz Symphony

June 7, 2014

Civic Auditorium

BIZET, RODRIGO, PIAZZOLLA - COHEN

 

 

 

 

Santa Cruz Symphony

May 18, 2014

Mello Center

BERNSTEIN, MOZART 

 

Santa Cruz Symphony

May 17, 2014

Civic Auditorium

BERNSTEIN, MOZART

 

 

 

Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Lindemann Young Artists

April 2014

Reading with the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra

James Levine & Daniel Stewart, conductors

 

Ensembles:

Lucia: Dov'e Lucia? - Chi mi frena

Barbiere: Don Basillio? Cossa veggo!

Abduction: Ach Belmonte!

Rigoletto: Giovanna, ho dei rimorsi- E il sol dell'anima

Così: La mia Dorabella

Così: E la fede delle femmine

Così: Una bella serenata

Figaro: Cinque, dieci

Figaro: Se a caso madama

Elisir: La donna e un animale - Venti scudi - Quala mano giovinotto

Elisir: Quanto amore - Una tenera occhiatina

Bartered Bride: Nuze, mily chasniku

 

Arias:

Otello: Era piu calmo? - Willow song - Ave Maria

Elisir: Prendi; per me sei libero

Lucia: Tombe dagli avi miei - Fra poco a me ricovero

Lombardi: La mia letizia infondere - Come poteva un angelo

Samson: Total eclipse

Cosi: Ah, lo veggio

Schicchi: Avete Torto!

Carlo: Per me giunto

Figaro: Se vuol ballare

Mahler: Wenn mein Schatz

Mahler: Ging heute morgan

Mahler: Ich hab ein gluhend Messer

Mahler: Die zwei blauen Augen

 

 

 Santa Cruz Symphony

March 23, 2014

Mello Center

BARTÓK, BACH, IVES, STRAVINSKY

 

Santa Cruz Symphony

March 22, 2014

Civic Auditorium

BARTÓK, BACH, IVES, STRAVINSKY  

 

 

Santa Cruz Symphony

March 2, 2014

Civic Auditorium

Family Concert

 

Santa Cruz Symphony

February 25, 2014

Mello Center

Youth Concert 

 

Santa Cruz Symphony

February 24, 2014

Civic Auditorium

Youth Concert 

 

 

Metropolitan Opera Lindemann Young Artists & Juilliard Orchestra  

Conducted by James Levine and Daniel Stewart

February 16, 2014

Juilliard - Peter Jay Sharp Theater

Mozart - Die Entführung aus dem Serail (Act I)

Stravinsky - Mavra (complete)

Berlioz - Benvenuto Cellini (Act I, scene 1)

Donizetti - L’elisir d’amore (Act I, part 2)

 

 

Metropolitan Opera Lindemann Young Artists & The Juilliard Orchestra  

Conducted by James Levine and Daniel Stewart

February 14, 2014

Juilliard - Peter Jay Sharp Theater

Mozart - Die Entführung aus dem Serail (Act I)

Stravinsky - Mavra (complete)

Berlioz - Benvenuto Cellini (Act I, scene 1)

Donizetti - L’elisir d’amore (Act I, part 2)

 

 

Metropolitan Opera Lindemann Young Artists & The Juilliard Orchestra  

Conducted by James Levine and Daniel Stewart

February 11, 2014

Juilliard - Peter Jay Sharp Theater

Mozart - Die Entführung aus dem Serail (Act I)

Stravinsky - Mavra (complete)

Berlioz - Benvenuto Cellini (Act I, scene 1)

Donizetti - L’elisir d’amore (Act I, part 2)

 

 

 

Santa Cruz Symphony

January 26, 2014

Mello Center

MAHLER, WAGNER, PROKOFIEV 

 

Santa Cruz Symphony

January 25, 2014

Civic Auditorium

MAHLER, WAGNER, PROKOFIEV 

 

 

Metropolitan Opera Lindemann Young Artists

December 19, 2013

Juilliard - Peter Jay Sharp Theater

Scenes from the Operatic Repertory

 


Santa Cruz Symphony

November 17, 2013

Mello Center

RAVEL, SHOSTAKOVICH, BEETHOVEN

 


Santa Cruz Symphony

November 16, 2013

Civic Auditorium

RAVEL, SHOSTAKOVICH, BEETHOVEN 

 

 

Santa Cruz Symphony

October 6, 2013

 Mello Center

STRAUSS, MOZART, TCHAIKOVSKY

 

Santa Cruz Symphony

October 5, 2013

Civic Auditorium

STRAUSS, MOZART, TCHAIKOVSKY