Classical Series

October 2019

Hot as Hell / Cool Jazz

Friday, October 11, 8 pm

ARRIGO BOITO 
Prologue to Mefistofele

Cody Quattlebaum, bass-baritone

Oakland Symphony Chorus
Dr. Lynne Morrow, Chorus Director

Piedmont East Bay Children’s Choir
Eric Tuan, Artistic Director

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TAYLOR EIGSTI
Theme to the Motion Picture Detachment
Distress/Henry’s Theme
Arr. by Taylor Eigsti

TAYLOR EIGSTI
From the upcoming album Tree Falls
(GSI Records 2020)
Sparky Arr. by Miho Hazama
Plane Over Kansas Arr. by Yuma Sung
Tree Falls Arr. by Taylor Eigsti & Timothy Maurice

Taylor Eigsti, piano
Zachary Ostroff, bass
Jason Lewis, drums

JOSIAH WOODSON
From debut album “Suite Elemental”

Terre
Eau

Josiah Woodson, trumpet

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November 2019

Notes from Korea / Grieg Piano Concerto

Friday, November 15, 8 pm

Gabriel Fauré 
Pavane in F sharp minor, Op. 50  

Edvard Grieg
Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 16

I. Allegro moderato
II. Adagio
III. Allegro moderato molto e marcato

INTERMISSION

Texu Kim 
Dub-Sanjo

Jean Ahn
The Woven Silk for haegeum and orchestra
Soo Yeon Lyuh, haegeum

Texu Kim
Blow, Fly, Pop!!

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January 2020

Bernard Tyson’s Playlist

Friday, January 24, 8 pm

Bernard Tyson, CEO of Kaiser Permanente, presents his own personal playlist of four-star favorites.

 

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February 2020

Mahler/Violins of Hope

Saturday, February 22, 8 pm

ANTONIO VIVALDI 
Concerto for 3 Violins in F

STEVE MARTLAND 
Crossing the Border
for double string orchestra and ballet dancers

with Oakland Ballet

INTERMISSION

GUSTAV MAHLER 
Symphony No. 4

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March 2020

Brahms/Sphinx Virtuoso

Friday, March 20, 8 pm

Samuel Coleridge-Taylor
Ballade
Felix Mendelssohn
Violin Concerto 

Rubén Rengel, violin
2018 Sphinx Competition Winner

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Johannes Brahms
Symphony No. 4

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May 2020

Amy Beach / Underground Railroad

Friday, May 15, 8 pm

AMY BEACH
Symphony No. 2, Gaelic

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PAUL MORAVEC
Sanctuary Road – Oratorio

Oakland Symphony Chorus
Dr. Lynne Morrow, Chorus Director

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