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Program Notes

"Aaron Grad is an absolute joy to work with! His notes are interesting and informative for long-time listeners of classical music, yet accessible and welcoming for first-time attendees. Aaron makes my job easier by always, always meeting his deadlines and often submitting his notes early. He is unfailingly dependable."
-Kelly Belich, Communications Manager, The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
"Aaron has a knack for communicating the essence of a piece of music. He’s able to distill his excellent research into information our audiences find interesting and extremely readable. Aaron always brings great ideas to the table, and I appreciate his timeliness and speed of delivery."
-Elizabeth Holmgren, Marketing Manager, Celebrity Series of Boston

Aaron Grad has been the exclusive program annotator for the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra since 2005. He also contributes program notes to the Cleveland Orchestra, New World Symphony, Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra, Seattle Symphony, Celebrity Series of Boston, Columbia Artists Management, Inc., and others. His concert reviews have appeared in The Washington Post, and PlaybillArts regularly publishes his feature articles and interviews online. Aaron strives in his program notes to spread his own excitement and knowledge about music to the widest possible audience, fostering deeper engagement and curiosity.


WRITING SAMPLES

Aaron works closely with his clients to tailor program materials to their audiences. Here are some of the formats he has used:

Traditional Program Notes
Ravel: La valse
Beethoven: Symphony No. 7
Schoenberg: Pierrot lunaire

Streamlined Program Notes
Mendelssohn: Fair Melusina
Hindemith: Kammermusic No. 1

Program Essay
Dawn Upshaw Sings Baroque Masterpieces
Schubert's "Death and the Maiden" Quartet and Hersch's Images from a Closed Ward

Interview
Interview with pianist Garrick Ohlsson
Interview with composer Aaron Jay Kernis

Feature Article
Finding the Language of Porgy and Bess
Come Play With Us! Orpheus in New York

These samples are provided for reference only. For reprint permission, please contact Aaron.


PROGRAM NOTE LIBRARY

The following list includes just a portion of the program notes in Aaron's library.
Most are available to reprint upon request.

Adamo, MarkAristotle
Adams, JohnAbsolute Jest
Adams, JohnChamber Symphony
Adams, JohnCity Noir
Adams, JohnLollapalooza
Adams, JohnShaker Loops
Adams, JohnSlonimsky’s Earbox
Adams, JohnSon of Chamber Symphony
Adès, ThomasChamber Symphony
Adès, ThomasThe Origin of the Harp
Adès, ThomasPolaris
Adès, ThomasDances from Powder her Face
Adès, ThomasThree Studies after Couperin
Aho, KaleviClarinet Trio
Aho, KaleviMinea
Albeniz, IsaacSuite Española
Albrechtsberger, J.G.Trombone Concerto in B-flat Major
Anderson, JordanTraction
Andres, TimothyPiano Quintet
Andriessen, LouisDances
Auric, GeorgesThree Interludes
Avison, CharlesConcerto Grosso No. 2
Bach, J.S.“Brandenburg” Concerto No. 1
Bach, J.S.“Brandenburg” Concerto No. 2
Bach, J.S.“Brandenburg” Concerto No. 3
Bach, J.S.“Brandenburg” Concerto No. 4
Bach, J.S.“Brandenburg” Concerto No. 5
Bach, J.S.“Brandenburg” Concerto No. 6
Bach, J.S.Cello Suite in D Minor (Prelude)
Bach, J.S.Concerto for Oboe and Violin in C Minor
Bach, J.S.Concerto for Two Violins in D Minor
Bach, J.S.“French” Suites
Bach, J.S.Keyboard Concerto No. 1
Bach, J.S.Keyboard Concerto No. 5
Bach, J.S.Oboe d’amore Concerto in A Major
Bach, J.S.Orchestral Suite No. 1
Bach, J.S.Orchestral Suite No. 2
Bach, J.S.Orchestral Suite No. 3
Bach, J.S.Orchestral Suite No. 4
Bach, J.S.Violin Concerto in A Minor
Bach, J.S.Violin Concerto in E Major
Bach, J.S.Violin Partita in D Minor
Bach, J.S.Violin Partita in E Major
Bach, J.S.Violin Sonata in A Major
Bach, J.S.Violin Sonata in A Mino
Bach, J.S.Violin Sonata in C Major
Bach, C.P.E.Piano Concerto in D Minor
Bach, C.P.E.Sinfonia in B Minor
Bach, C.P.E.Sinfonia in E-flat Major
Bach, C.P.E.Sinfonia in D Major
Bach (arr. Webern)Ricercare from Musical Offering
Bao, Yuan KaiChina Air
Barber, SamuelAdagio for Strings
Barber, SamuelCapricorn Concerto
Barber, SamuelSummer Music
Barber, SamuelSymphony No. 1
Barber, SamuelViolin Concerto
Bartók, BelaBluebeard’s Castle
Bartók, BelaContrasts
Bartók, BelaConcerto for Orchestra
Bartók, BelaDance Suite
Bartók, BelaDivertimento for Strings
Bartók, BelaEn plein air
Bartók, BelaHungarian Folk Songs
Bartók, BelaPiano Concerto No. 2
Bartók, BelaString Quartet No. 6
Bartók, BelaViola Concerto
Bartók, BelaViolin Concerto No. 2
Beamish, SallyString Quartet No. 3, Reed Stanzas
Beamish, SallyUnder the Wing of a Rock
Beaser, RobertMountain Songs
Beethoven, Ludwig vanAh! Perfido
Beethoven, Ludwig vanCoriolan Overture
Beethoven, Ludwig vanGrosse Fuge
Beethoven, Ludwig van“Leonore” Overture No. 3
Beethoven, Ludwig vanPiano Concerto No. 1
Beethoven, Ludwig vanPiano Concerto No. 2
Beethoven, Ludwig vanPiano Concerto No. 3
Beethoven, Ludwig vanPiano Concerto No. 4
Beethoven, Ludwig vanPiano Concerto No. 5
Beethoven, Ludwig vanPiano Sonata No. 8
Beethoven, Ludwig vanPiano Sonata No. 14
Beethoven, Ludwig vanPiano Sonata No. 23
Beethoven, Ludwig vanPiano Sonata No. 26
Beethoven, Ludwig vanPiano Sonata No. 30
Beethoven, Ludwig vanPiano Trio in B-flat, “Archduke”
Beethoven, Ludwig vanPrometheus
Beethoven, Ludwig vanRomance No. 2
Beethoven, Ludwig vanRondino
Beethoven, Ludwig vanRuins of Athens Overture
Beethoven, Ludwig vanSeptet
Beethoven, Ludwig vanString Quartet, Op. 18, No. 3
Beethoven, Ludwig vanString Quartet, Op. 18, No. 4
Beethoven, Ludwig vanString Quartet, Op. 131
Beethoven, Ludwig vanSymphony No. 1
Beethoven, Ludwig vanSymphony No. 2
Beethoven, Ludwig vanSymphony No. 3
Beethoven, Ludwig vanSymphony No. 4
Beethoven, Ludwig vanSymphony No. 5
Beethoven, Ludwig vanSymphony No. 7
Beethoven, Ludwig vanSymphony No. 8
Beethoven, Ludwig vanViolin Concerto
Beethoven, Ludwig vanViolin Sonata No. 4
Benjamin, GeorgeAt First Light
Benjamin, GeorgePalimpsests
Berg, AlbanChamber Concerto
Berg, AlbanLyric Suite
Berg, AlbanPiano Sonata
Berg, AlbanViolin Concerto
Berio, LucianoFolk Songs
Berio, LucianoRequies
Berio, LucianoSequenza I
Berio, LucianoViolin Duets
Berlioz, HectorL’Enfance du Christ
Berlioz, Hector“Royal Hunt” from Les Troyens
Berlioz, HectorLes Nuits d’été
Berlioz, HectorRoman Carnival Overture
Berlioz, HectorSelections from Roméo et Juliette
Berlioz, HectorSymphonie fantastique
Bernstein, LeonardCandide Overture
Bernstein, LeonardClarinet Sonata
Bernstein, LeonardDances from On the Town
Bernstein, LeonardSerenade
Bernstein, LeonardSymphonic Dances, West Side Story
Bernstein, LeonardSymphony No. 1
Bernstein, LeonardSymphony No. 2
Bernstein, LeonardSuite from Trouble in Tahiti
Bizet, GeorgesCarmen Suite
Bizet, GeorgesCarmen Fantasie (arr. Waxman)
Bizet, GeorgesIncidental Music to L’Arlésienne
Bizet, GeorgesSymphony in C Major
Borodin, Alexander“Polovtsian March” from Prince Igor
Bossi, MarcoIntermezzi Goldoniani
Bottesini, GiovanniGran Duo Concertante
Boucourechliev, AndréArchipel 1
Boulez, PierreDerive 1
Boulez, PierreMemoriale
Boulez, PierreMessagesquisse
Boulez, PierrePiano Sonata No. 1
Boulez, PierreSonatine
Brahms, JohannesAcademic Festival Overture
Brahms, JohannesCello Sonata No. 1
Brahms, JohannesCello Sonata No. 2
Brahms, JohannesClarinet Trio
Brahms, Johannes“Haydn” Variations
Brahms, JohannesHorn Trio
Brahms, JohannesHungarian Dances
Brahms, JohannesLiebeslieder Waltzes
Brahms, JohannesPiano Concerto No. 1
Brahms, JohannesPiano Concerto No. 2
Brahms, JohannesPiano Quartet No. 1
Brahms, JohannesPiano Quartet No. 3
Brahms, JohannesPiano Quintet
Brahms, JohannesPiano Sonata No. 2
Brahms, JohannesPiano Sonata No. 3
Brahms, JohannesScherzo, “F-A-E” Sonata
Brahms, JohannesSerenade No. 1
Brahms, JohannesSerenade No. 2
Brahms, JohannesSonata for Two Pianos
Brahms, JohannesString Quartet No. 1
Brahms, JohannesString Quartet No. 2
Brahms, JohannesString Quintet No. 2
Brahms, JohannesString Sextet No. 1
Brahms, JohannesString Sextet No. 2
Brahms, JohannesSymphony No. 1
Brahms, JohannesSymphony No. 2
Brahms, JohannesSymphony No. 3
Brahms, JohannesVariations and Fugue on Handel
Brahms, JohannesViola Sonata No. 1
Brahms, JohannesViola Sonata No. 2
Brahms, JohannesViolin Concerto
Brahms, JohannesViolin Sonata No. 1
Brahms, JohannesViolin Sonata No. 2
Brahms, JohannesViolin Sonata No. 3
Bridge, FrankPhantasie Piano Quartet
Britten, BenjaminLachrymae
Britten, BenjaminLes Illuminations
Britten, BenjaminNocturne
Britten, BenjaminOboe Phantasy
Britten, BenjaminPhaedra
Britten, BenjaminPrelude and Fugue
Britten, BenjaminSerenade for Tenor, Horn and Strings
Britten, BenjaminSinfonietta
Britten, BenjaminString Quartet No. 1
Britten, BenjaminTurn of the Screw
Britten, BenjaminVariations on a theme of F. Bridge
Bruch, MaxScottish Fantasy
Bruch, MaxViolin Concerto No. 1
Bruckner, AntonSymphony No. 4
Bruckner, AntonSymphony No. 7
Buchanan, DouglasColonnades
Cage, JohnThe Seasons
Cage, JohnString Quartet in Four Parts
Cage, JohnVariations III
Caplet, AndreConte fantastique
Carter, ElliottEight Etudes and a Fantasy
Carter, ElliottSonata for Flute, Oboe, Cello and Harspichord
Carter, ElliottSymphony No. 1
Carter, ElliottVariations for Orchestra
Castiglioni, NiccolóInverno In-ver
Chabrier, EmmaneulEspaña
Chapela, EnricoLi Po
Chausson, ErnestPiano Quartet in A Major
Chausson, ErnestPoème de l’Amour et de la Mer
Chen YiShuo
Chopin, FredericBallade No. 3
Chopin, FredericBarcarolle, Op. 60
Chopin, FredericBerceuse, Op. 57
Chopin, FredericCello Sonata
Chopin, FredericEtudes, Op. 25
Chopin, FredericFantaisie-Impromptu
Chopin, FredericNocturne, Op. 48, No. 1
Chopin, FredericPiano Concerto No. 1
Chopin, FredericPiano Concerto No. 2
Chopin, FredericPiano Sonata No. 2
Chopin, FredericPiano Sonata No. 3
Chopin, FredericPolonaise No. 6
Clyne, AnnaWithin her Arms
Conneson, GuillaumeA Glimmer in the Age of Darkness
Copland, AaronAn Outdoor Overture
Copland, AaronAppalachian Spring
Copland, AaronMusic for the Theatre
Copland, AaronQuiet City
Copland, AaronSymphony No. 3
Copland, AaronThree Latin-American Sketches
Corelli, ArcangeloConcerto Grosso in F, Op. 6, No. 6
Corelli, ArcangeloViolin Sonata, Op. 5, No. 4
Cowell, HenryOstinato Pianissimo
Cowell, HenryPulse
Cowell, HenryReturn
Crumb, GeorgeAncient Voices of Children
Crumb, GeorgeBlack Angels
Dahl, IngolfSerenade for Four Flutes
Dall’Ongaro, MicheleCheckpoint
Damase, Jean-MicheleAspects
Daugherty, MichaelRoute 66
Davis, DonVexed
Debussy, ClaudeClaire de lune
Debussy, ClaudeDanses sacrée et profane
Debussy, ClaudeLa mer
Debussy, ClaudeSuite bergamasque
Debussy, ClaudeL’Isle joyeuse
Debussy, ClaudeLe Livre de Baudelaire (arr. Adams)
Debussy, ClaudePour le piano
Debussy, ClaudePrelude to The Afternoon of a Faun
Debussy, ClaudePréludes
Debussy, ClaudePremiere rhapsodie
Debussy, ClaudeSaraande (arr. Ravel)
Debussy, ClaudeString Quartet
Debussy, ClaudeSyrinx
Debussy, ClaudeThe Terrace of Moonlit Audiences
Debussy, ClaudeViolin Sonata
Del Tredici, DavidSyzygy
DiLorenzo, AnthonyStreet Musicians
Dohnanyi, ErnoPiano Quintet No. 1
Dohnanyi, ErnoSextet
Dorman, AvnerNiggunim
Dresher, PaulCornucopia
Du YunHundred Heads
Durey, LouisThree Short Pieces
Durufle, MauriceRequiem
Dusapin, PascalApex
Dutilleux, HenriAinsi la Nuit
Dutilleux, HenriLes Citations
Dvorák, AntonínCarnival Overture
Dvorák, AntonínCello Concerto
Dvorák, AntonínCzech Suite
Dvorák, AntonínNocturne in B Major
Dvorák, AntonínPiano Trio in E Minor, “Dumky”
Dvorák, AntonínPiano Trio in F Minor
Dvorák, AntonínSerenade for Strings
Dvorák, AntonínSerenade for Winds
Dvorák, AntonínString Quintet No. 2
Dvorák, AntonínString Sextet in A
Dvorák, AntonínSymphony No. 7
Dvorák, AntonínSymphony No. 9
Dvorák, AntonínTerzetto
Elgar, EdwardCello Concerto
Elgar, EdwardEnigma Variations
Elgar, EdwardIntroduction and Allegro
Elgar, EdwardString Quartet in E Minor
Elgar, EdwardSerenade for Strings
Enescu, GeorgeString Octet in C Major
Falla, Manuel deEl amor brujo
Falla, Manuel deNights in the Gardens of Spain
Falla, Manuel dePsyché
Falla, Manuel deRitual Fire Dance
Falla, Manuel deSeven Spanish Folk Songs
Falla, Manuel deThe Three-Cornered Hat
Fauré, GabrielMasques et bergamasques
Fauré, GabrielPavane
Fauré, GabrielPiano Quartet No. 1
Fauré, GabrielString Quartet in E Minor
Fauré, GabrielViolin Sonata No. 1
Feldman, MortonFor Frank O’Hara
Feldman, MortonFor Franz Kline
Feldman, MortonMadame Press Died Last Week at Ninety
Feldman, MortonStructures
Feldman, MortonThe Viola in My Life III
Ferrari, LucSexolidad
Fine, IrvingSerious Song
Fitzenhagen, WilhelmConcert Waltzes
Foote, ArthurA Night Piece
Foote, ArthurNocturne and Scherzo
Foss, LukasTashi
Franck, CésarPiano Quintet in F Minor
Gabrieli, GiovanniCanzon Septimi Toni a 8, No. 2
Gershwin, GeorgeAn American in Paris
Gershwin, GeorgeCuban Overture
Gershwin, GeorgePiano Concerto in F
Gershwin, GeorgeRhapsody in Blue
Gimenez, JeronimoIntermedio
Ginastera, AlbertoEstancia
Glass, PhilipSymphony No. 7
Glass, PhilipViolin Concerto No. 1
Glière, ReinholdHarp Concerto in E-flat Major
Glière, ReinholdHorn Concerto in B-flat Major
Glinka, MikhailOverture to Ruslan and Ludmilla
Gluck, Christoph W.Don Juan, or the Feast of Stone
Goebbels, HeinerSongs of Wars I Have Seen
Grantham, DonaldBaron Cimetiére’s Mambo
Grieg, EdvardHolberg Suite
Grieg, EdvardPeer Gynt Suite
Grieg, EdvardPiano Concerto
Grisey, GerardPeriodes
Gruber, H.K.Busking
Gruber, H.K.Frankenstein!!
Haas, PavelString Quartet No. 2
Hamelin, Marc-AndreBarcarolle
Handel, G.F.Concerto Grosso, Op. 3, No. 4
Handel, G.F.Concerto Grosso, Op. 6, No. 1
Handel, G.F.Concerto Grosso, Op. 6, No. 2
Handel, G.F.Concerto Grosso, Op. 6, No. 5
Handel, G.F.Fammi combattere
Handel, G.F.Messiah
Handel, G.F.Music for the Royal Fireworks
Handel, G.F.Ombra cara
Handel, G.F.Ombra mai fu
Handel, G.F.Trio Sonata in C Minor
Handel, G.F.Water Music
Hartke, StephenA Brandenburg Journal
Hartmann, Karl A.Concerto funebre
Hartmann, Karl A.Symphony No. 4
Hausmann, BenQuartet No. 2
Haydn, JosephBerenice, che fai?
Haydn, JosephCello Concerto No. 1
Haydn, JosephCello Concerto No. 2
Haydn, JosephCreation
Haydn, JosephDivertimento No. 14
Haydn, JosephL’infedeltà delusa Overture
Haydn, JosephMass in B-flat, Harmoniemesse
Haydn, JosephPiano Trio No. 39
Haydn, JosephThe Seasons
Haydn, JosephSinfonia concertante in B-flat Major
Haydn, JosephString Quartet, Op. 76, No. 4
Haydn, JosephSymphony No. 6
Haydn, JosephSymphony No. 26
Haydn, JosephSymphony No. 30
Haydn, JosephSymphony No. 39
Haydn, JosephSymphony No. 42
Haydn, JosephSymphony No. 45
Haydn, JosephSymphony No. 59
Haydn, JosephSymphony No. 67
Haydn, JosephSymphony No. 73
Haydn, JosephSymphony No. 80
Haydn, JosephSymphony No. 82
Haydn, JosephSymphony No. 85
Haydn, JosephSymphony No. 86
Haydn, JosephSymphony No. 88
Haydn, JosephSymphony No. 91
Haydn, JosephSymphony No. 93
Haydn, JosephSymphony No. 95
Haydn, JosephSymphony No. 96
Haydn, JosephSymphony No. 99
Haydn, JosephSymphony No. 100
Haydn, JosephSymphony No. 101
Haydn, JosephSymphony No. 102
Haydn, JosephSymphony No. 103
Haydn, JosephSymphony No. 104
Hersch, MichaelImages from a Closed Ward
Hersch, MichaelLast Autumn
Hersch, MichaelTwo Pieces for Piano
Hersch, Michaela sheltered corner
Hersch, MichaelSuite from The Vanishing Pavilions
Hindemith, PaulKammermusik No. 1
Hindemith, PaulKammermusik No. 5
Hindemith, PaulKleine Kammermusik
Honneger, ArthurPastorale d’été
Ibert, JacquesHommage à Mozart
Ives, CharlesFrom the Steeples and the Mountains
Ives, CharlesThe Unanswered Question
Janacek, LeosSinfonietta
Jolivet, AndréChant de Linos
Kabalevsky, DmitriThe Comedians
Kagel, MauricioSouthwest from The Compass Pieces
Kancheli, GiyaNight Prayers
Kernis, Aaron JayConcerto with Echoes
Kim, EarlCornet
Kirchner, LeonTrio II
Knussen, OliverScriabin Settings
Kodály, ZoltánSummer Evening
Korngold, ErichViolin Concerto
Kraus, J.M. Symphony in C Minor
Krenek, ErnstSymphonic Elegy
Kurtag, GyorgyHommage à Mihály András
Lansky, PaulThreads
Lee III, JamesSukkot through Orion’s Nebula
León, TaniaÁcana
Lerdahl, FredWaves
Liadov, AnatolThe Enchanted Lake
Ligeti, GyorgyMysteries of the Macabre
Ligeti, GyorgyViolin Concerto
Lindberg, MagnusEXPO
Liszt, FranzPiano Concerto No. 2
Little, David T.RADIANT CHiLD
Lourie, ArthurA Little Chamber Music
Mackey, StevenEating Greens
MacMillan, JamesVeni, Veni Emmanuel
Maderna, BrunoElectronic Music
Maderna, BrunoSerenata per un Satellite
Mahler, GustavSymphony No. 1
Mahler, GustavSymphony No. 2
Mahler, GustavSymphony No. 3
Mahler, GustavSymphony No. 5
Mahler, GustavSymphony No. 6
Mahler, GustavSymphony No. 7
Mahler, GustavSymphony No. 8
Mahler, GustavSymphony No. 9
Marshall, IngramOrphic Memories
Martin, FrankEtudes for String Orchestra
Martinu, BohuslavOboe Concerto
Martinu, BohuslavSerenade for Chamber Orchestra
Matthews, ColinViolin Concerto
Maxwell Davies, PeterA Spell for Green Corn
Maxwell Davies, PeterAn Orkney Wedding, with Sunrise
Maxwell Davies, PeterSea Orpheus
McTee, CindyDouble Play
Mellits, MarcBrick
Mendelssohn, FelixFair Melusina Overture
Mendelssohn, FelixString Symphony No. 10
Mendelssohn, FelixSymphony No. 3
Mendelssohn, FelixSymphony No. 4
Mendelssohn, FelixViolin Concerto
Messiaen, OlivierTurangalîla-Symphonie
Milhaud, DariusCreation
Mincek, AlexPendulum IX
Moravec, PaulBrandenburg Gate
Mozart, W.A. Adagio, K. 261
Mozart, W.A. Andante, K. 315
Mozart, W.A. Bassoon Concerto
Mozart, W.A. Ch’io mi scordi di te, K. 505
Mozart, W.A. Contredanses, K. 462
Mozart, W.A. Così fan tutte Overture
Mozart, W.A. Concerto for Three Pianos, K. 242
Mozart, W.A. Don Giovanni
Mozart, W.A. “Haffner” Symphony, K. 250
Mozart, W.A. Idomeneo Ballet Music
Mozart, W.A. The Magic Flute Overture
Mozart, W.A.March in D Major, K. 445
Mozart, W.A. The Marriage of Figaro Overture
Mozart, W.A. Piano Concerto No. 9
Mozart, W.A. Piano Concerto No. 13
Mozart, W.A. Piano Concerto No. 16
Mozart, W.A. Piano Concerto No. 17
Mozart, W.A. Piano Concerto No. 20
Mozart, W.A. Piano Concerto No. 21
Mozart, W.A. Piano Concerto No. 22
Mozart, W.A. Piano Concerto No. 25
Mozart, W.A. Piano Concerto No. 27
Mozart, W.A. Piano Trio No. 3, K. 502
Mozart, W.A. “Posthorn” Serenade
Mozart, W.A. Quintet for Piano and Winds, K. 452
Mozart, W.A. Rondo, K. 373
Mozart, W.A. Serenade No. 11
Mozart, W.A. Sinfonia Concertante, K. 364
Mozart, W.A. String Quintet, K. 515
Mozart, W.A.Symphony from “Haffner” Serenade
Mozart, W.A. Symphony No. 17
Mozart, W.A. Symphony No. 25
Mozart, W.A. Symphony No. 29
Mozart, W.A. Symphony No. 31
Mozart, W.A. Symphony No. 34
Mozart, W.A. Symphony No. 35
Mozart, W.A. Symphony No. 36
Mozart, W.A. Symphony No. 38
Mozart, W.A. Symphony No. 39
Mozart, W.A. Symphony No. 40
Mozart, W.A. Symphony No. 41
Mozart, W.A. Thamos, King of Egypt
Mozart, W.A.Variations on a theme by Gluck, K. 455
Mozart, W.A. Violin Concerto No. 5
Mozart, W.A. Wind Serenade, K. 388
Muffat, GeorgSonata No. 5 in G Major
Mussorgsky, ModestNight on Bald Mountain
Mussorgsky, ModestPrelude to Khovanshchina
Mussorgsky, ModestPictures at an Exhibition (arr. Ravel)
Myaskovsky, NikolaiSymphony No. 10 in F Minor
Needham, ClintWhen We Forget
Nicolau, VassosNavigate
Nielsen, CarlSymphony No. 4
Norman, AndrewApart, Together
Pärt, ArvoTe Deum
Penderecki, KrzysztofSerenade
Piazzolla, AstorFour Seasons of Buenos Aires
Pierné, GabrielConcertstück for Harp
Poulenc, FrancisSextet for Piano and Winds
Prokofiev, SergeChout Symphonic Suite
Prokofiev, SergeCinderella Suite No. 3
Prokofiev, SergeLieutenant Kijé Suite
Prokofiev, SergeThe Love for Three Oranges Suite
Prokofiev, SergeOverture on Hebrew Themes
Prokofiev, SergeLe Pas d’acier Suite
Prokofiev, SergePiano Concerto No. 3
Prokofiev, SergePiano Concerto No. 4
Prokofiev, SergeAct 1 of Romeo and Juliet
Prokofiev, SergeWind Octet from Romeo and Juliet
Prokofiev, SergeScythian Suite
Prokofiev, SergeSinfonietta
Prokofiev, SergeSymphony No. 5
Prokofiev, SergeViolin Concerto No. 1
Prokofiev, SergeViolin Concerto No. 2
Puccini, GiacomoPreludio sinfonico
Purcell, HenryAbdelazer, or The Moor’s Revenge
Rachmaninoff, SergeiPiano Concerto No. 1
Rachmaninoff, SergeiPiano Concerto No. 2
Rachmaninoff, SergeiPiano Concerto No. 3
Rachmaninoff, SergeiPiano Concerto No. 4
Rachmaninoff, SergeiPiano Concerto “No. 5”
Rachmaninoff, SergeiSymphony No. 2
Rameau, Jean-PhillippePièces de Clavecin en Concerts
Rameau, Jean-PhillippeDardanus Suite
Ravel, MauriceAlborado del gracioso
Ravel, MauriceBoléro
Ravel, MauriceChansons madécasses
Ravel, MauriceDaphnis et Chloé
Ravel, MauriceFive Greek Songs
Ravel, MauriceIntroduction and Allegro
Ravel, MauriceMiroirs
Ravel, MauriceMother Goose Ballet Music
Ravel, MauricePavane pour une infante défunte
Ravel, MauricePiano Concerto in G Major
Ravel, MauriceLe Tombeau de Couperin
Ravel, MauriceTzigane
Ravel, MauriceLa valse
Respighi, OttorinoThe Birds
Rimsky-Korsakov, N.Scheherazade
Rimsky-Korsakov, N.“Three Wonders” from Tsar Saltan
Rorem, Ned11 Songs for Susan
Rossini, GioachinoOverture to La Scala di Seta
Roussel, AlbertConcerto for Small Orchestra
Roussel, AlbertFragments from The Spider’s Feast
Ruders, PoulCredo
Ruders, PoulTrapeze
Rutter, JohnFor the Beauty of the Earth
Rutter, JohnDistant Land
Saint-Saëns, CamilleCarnival of the Animals
Saint-Saëns, CamillePiano Concerto No. 2
Salonen, Esa-PekkaNyx
Scarlatti, DomenicoFour Piano Sonatas
Scelsi, GiacintoI presagi
Scelsi, GiacintoOkanagon
Scelsi, GiacintoString Quartet No. 4
Schnittke, AlfredConcerto for Piano and Strings
Schnittke, AlfredMoz-Art à la Haydn
Schoenberg, ArnoldChamber Symphony No. 1
Schoenberg, ArnoldPierrot lunaire
Schoenberg, ArnoldVerklärte Nacht
Schreker, FranzScherzo for Strings
Schubert, FranzGesang der Geister über den Wassern
Schubert, FranzPartsongs
Schubert, FranzString Quartet No. 14
Schubert, FranzString Quintet in C Major
Schubert, FranzSymphony No. 2
Schubert, FranzSymphony No. 4
Schubert, FranzSymphony No. 8
Schumann, RobertCello Concerto in A Minor
Schumann, RobertFairy Tale Narrations, Op. 132
Schumann, RobertGenoveva Overture
Schumann, RobertHermann and Dorothea Overture
Schumann, RobertIntroduction and Allegro Appasionato
Schumann, RobertIntroduction and Concert-Allegro
Schumann, RobertManfred Overture
Schumann, RobertOverture, Scherzo and Finale
Schumann, RobertPiano Concerto in A Minor
Schumann, RobertSymphony in G Minor
Schumann, RobertSymphony No. 1
Schumann, RobertSymphony No. 2
Schumann, RobertSymphony No. 3
Schumann, RobertSymphony No. 4 (1841 version)
Schumann, RobertSymphony No. 4 (1851 version)
Schumann, RobertSymphony in G Minor
Schumann, RobertViolin Concerto in D Minor
Shankar, RaviSitar Concerto No. 3
Shchedrin, RodionNaughty Limericks
Shepard, SeanWanderlust
Shostakovich, DmitriChamber Symphony, Op. 83a
Shostakovich, DmitriChamber Symphony, Op. 110a
Shostakovich, DmitriPiano Concerto No. 1
Shostakovich, DmitriPiano Concerto No. 2
Shostakovich, DmitriPrelude and Scherzo for Strings
Shostakovich, DmitriTwo Pieces by Domenico Scarlatti
Shostakovich, DmitriSymphony No. 1
Shostakovich, DmitriSymphony No. 5
Shostakovich, DmitriSymphony No. 8
Shostakovich, DmitriSymphony No. 9
Shostakovich, DmitriSymphony No. 10
Shostakovich, DmitriSymphony No. 15
Sibelius, JeanSymphony No. 3
Sibelius, JeanViolin Concerto
Smetana, BedrichBartered Bride Overture
Smetana, BedrichThe Kiss Overture
Stockhausen, KarlheinzKontra-Punkte, No. 1
Strauss, RichardAn Alpine Symphony
Strauss, RichardIntroduction to Capriccio
Strauss, RichardLe Bourgeois gentilhomme
Strauss, RichardMetamorphosen
Strauss, RichardOboe Concerto
Strauss, RichardRosenkavalier Suite
Strauss, RichardSerenade for Winds
Strauss, RichardSuite in B-flat Major for Winds
Strauss, RichardTill Eulenspiegel’s Merry Pranks
Stravinsky, IgorApollo
Stravinsky, Igor“Basel” Concerto
Stravinsky, IgorConcertino
Stravinsky, IgorDanses Concertantes
Stravinsky, IgorDivertimento
Stravinsky, Igor“Dumbarton Oaks” Concerto
Stravinsky, IgorEight Instrumental Miniatures
Stravinsky, IgorThe Firebird
Stravinsky, IgorJeu de cartes
Stravinsky, IgorOctet
Stravinsky, IgorPetrushka
Stravinsky, IgorPulcinella (complete ballet)
Stravinsky, IgorPulcinella Suite
Stravinsky, IgorThe Rake’s Progress
Stravinsky, IgorThe Rite of Spring
Stravinsky, Igor (arr.)The Star-Spangled Banner
Stravinsky, IgorViolin Concerto
Stucky, StevenChamber Concerto
Szymanowski, KarolViolin Concerto No. 1
Takemitsu, ToruThree Film Scores
Tartini, GuiseppeViolin Sonata, “The Devil’s Trill”
Tchaikovsky, Pyotr I.Festival Coronation March
Tchaikovsky, Pyotr I.Francesca da Rimini
Tchaikovsky, Pyotr I.Manfred Symphony
Tchaikovsky, Pyotr I.Piano Concerto No. 1
Tchaikovsky, Pyotr I.Polonaise from Eugene Onegin
Tchaikovsky, Pyotr I.Romeo and Juliet Overture-Fantasy
Tchaikovsky, Pyotr I.Sleeping Beauty Suite
Tchaikovsky, Pyotr I.Selections from The Seasons
Tchaikovsky, Pyotr I.Serenade for Strings
Tchaikovsky, Pyotr I.Selections from The Snow Maiden
Tchaikovsky, Pyotr I.Souvenir de Florence
Tchaikovsky, Pyotr I.Symphony No. 1
Tchaikovsky, Pyotr I.Symphony No. 2
Tchaikovsky, Pyotr I.Symphony No. 3
Tchaikovsky, Pyotr I.Symphony No. 4
Tchaikovsky, Pyotr I.Symphony No. 5
Tchaikovsky, Pyotr I.Symphony No. 6
Tchaikovsky, Pyotr I.Variations on a Rococo Theme
Tchaikovsky, Pyotr I.Violin Concerto
Tchaikovsky, Pyotr I.Waltz-Scherzo
Theofanidis, ChristopherMuse
Thile, ChrisMandolin Concerto
Thomas, Augusta ReadJeu D’Esprit
Tippett, MichaelDivertimento on Sellinger’s Round
Tippett, MichaelRitual Dances
Tower, JoanChamber Dance
Varèse, EdgardDensity 21.5
Varèse, EdgardOctandre
Vaughan Williams, RalphThe Lark Ascending
Verdi, GuiseppeLa forza del destino Overture
Veress, SandorMusica Concertante
Vieuxtemps, HenryViolin Concerto No. 5
Villa-Lobos, HeitorQuinteto en forma de choros
Vivaldi, AntonioConcerto for Oboe and Bassoon
Vivaldi, AntonioThe Four Seasons
Vivier, ClaudeLonely Child
Wagner, RichardDie Meistersinger Overture
Wagner, RichardExcerpts from Die Meistersinger
Wagner, RichardThe Flying Dutchman Overture
Wagner, RichardWesendonck Lieder
Wagner, MelindaLittle Moonhead: Three Tributaries
Walton, WilliamCello Concerto
Walton, WilliamPortsmouth Point Overture
Weber, Carl Maria vonClarinet Concerto No. 1
Weber, Carl Maria vonDer Freischütz Overture
Weber, Carl Maria vonKonzertstück in F Minor
Webern, AntonSymphony, Op. 21
Weill, KurtThe Seven Deadly Sins
Weiner, LeóSerenade, Op. 3
Wolfe, JuliaArsenal of Democracy
Wong, CynthiaIn Memoriam
Wuorinen, CharlesSynaxis
Zimmerman, Bernd AloisRheinische Kirmenstänze