Current Season

November 13, 2016, 3:00 pm

Kennedy Height Community Arts Center ANNEX
Montgomery Road, Cincinnati

French Romantics and Impressionists

Gabriel Faure         Dolly Suite

Claude Debussy     Clair de Lune

Cesar Franck         Symphony in D Minor

March 12, 2017, 3:00 pm

Walnut Hills High School
3250 Victory Parkway, Cincinnati, OH 45207


Mendelssohn - A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Bruch - Scottish Fantasy

   -- Aleksander Liszka, violin soloist   

Vaughan Williams - Fantasia on Greensleeves

Mussorgsky - A Night on the Bare Mountain, Fantasia for Orchestra

May 7, 2017, 3:00 pm

Parkside Church, 6986 Salem Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45230

William C. White - Acadia Fanfare

Puccini - "Humming Chorus" from Madama Butterfly

Zhanhao He, Gang Chen - Butterfly Lovers Cantata

Past Performances

June 5, 2016

Edvard Grieg Incidental Music to Peer Gynt, Suite No. 1, Op. 46 (1888)
Yi Chen Chinese Folk Dance Suite (2000)
Pyotr Tchaikovsky Suite from Les Lac des Cygnes (Swan Lake) Op. 20a

March 13, 2016

Sergei Prokofiev Suite from Poruchik Kizhe (Lieutenant Kijé), Op. 60
Sergei Rachmaninoff  Piano Concerto No. 2 in C Minor, Op. 18

November 15, 2015

Bedrich Smetana Symphonic Poem Number 2 “Vltava” (The Moldau)
Robert Schumann Konzertstück für 4 Hörner und Orchester, Op.86 (1849)
   Nicholas Miller, Michelle Hembree, Yu-Cheng Wang, Charlotte O'Connor, horn soloists
Franz Joseph Haydn Symphony No.31 in D Major, Hob.I:31 “Mit dem Hornsignal”

May 31, 2015

Mozart: Overture to Don Giovanni
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 20 in D minor
Joseph Vaz, piano
Hanson: Symphony No. 2 "Romantic"

April 11, 2015

White: Itsy Bitsy Spider (World Premiere)

March 15, 2015

Gounod: Ballet Music from Faust
Haydn: Cello Concerto No. 1 in C Major

Miriam Smith, cello
Rimsky-Korsakov: Symphony No. 1 in E minor

November 23, 2014

Sibelius: Karelia Overture
Wolf-Ferrari: Concertino for English Horn and Orchestra
Christopher Philpotts, English Horn
Dvoƙák: Symphony No. 8 in G Major, op. 88

June 1, 2014

A Night in Old Vienna:  A Festive Cotillion

With Special Guest Artists "The Forget-Me-Not Dancers," Mr. Steven Percer, Dancing Master

Tanzkart (Dance Card):

Overture:  "Der Zigeunerbaron" (The Gypsy Baron), o.O. (No Opus)

1. Waltz:  "Kaiser-Waltzer," Op. 437 (Emperor Waltzes)

2. Waltz:  "Rosen aus dem Süden," Op. 388 (Roses from the South)

3. Polka:  "Annen-Polka," Op. 117 (Anna Polka)

Special Entertainment:  Kousssevitsky: Concerto in F# Minor for Double Bass and Orchestra, Op.3
Maurice Todd, bass

4. Waltz:  "Geschichten aus dem Wienerwald," Op. 325 (Tales from the Vienna Woods)

5. Polka:  "Tritsch-Tratsch," Op. 325 (Chit-Chat Polka)

6. Waltz:  "Wiener Blut," Op. 354 (Viennese Blood or Viennese Spirit)

      ------Overture, Waltzes, and Polkas composed by Herr Johann Strauss, II.---------


April 12, 2014

White: How to Become a Composer

March 9, 2014

Schubert: Overture to Rosamunde
Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 3, mvmt. 1

Vivaldi: Concerto for Two Trumpets in C Major, RV 537
Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 5 in D Major, Op. 107 (Reformation

November 17, 2013

Rossini: Overture to La gazza ladra
Herbert: Suite for Cello and Orchestra, Op. 3
Alan Rafferty, cello
Beethoven: Symphony No. 5 in C minor, Op. 67