Upcoming Performances

Carmina

August, 2017

August 3-16, 2017 – Eisenstadt and Vienna, Austria
2017 Classical Music Festival
Performing chamber music and orchestral music featuring the music of Franz Joseph Haydn

August 11, 2017 – Sopron, Hungary
Chamber Music Concert

♦ Brahms – String Quintet in G Major, Op. 111 ♦

September, 2017

September 9, 2017 – 7:30pm – First Church of the Nazarene, Terre Haute, IN
Salomon Chamber Orchestra

♦ David Conte – Sinfonietta ♦
♦ F. J. Haydn – Cello Concerto in C Major ♦
♦ F. J. Haydn – Symphony No. 101 ‘The Clock’ ♦

Austin Huntington, cello
Erik Rohde, conductor

September 14, 2017 – 7:30pm – University Hall, ISU
2017 ISU Faculty Gala

September 16, 2017 – 3:30pm – Tilson Auditorium, ISU
ISU STRING DAY
An all-day event for high school string orchestras, culminating in a final mass performance

♦ Beethoven – Egmont Overture ♦
♦ Bach – Brandenburg Concerto No. 6 ♦
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Haydn – String Quartet Op. 76, No. 2 ♦

Ernesto Estigarribia, guest clinician
Erik Rohde, Director of String Activities

September 22-24, 2017 – Landini Center for the Performing Arts, ISU
Linda Luebke Strings Festival

September 28, 2017 – 7:30pm – Tilson Auditorium, ISU
ISU Symphony Orchestra – Concert 1
“Fall Showcase Concert”

♦ Ludwig van Beethoven – Egmont Overture ♦
♦ G.F. Handel – “Piangerò la sorte mia” from Giulio Cesare ♦
♦ W.A. Mozart – Horn Concerto No. 4 ♦
♦ Narong Prangcharoen – Maha Mantras ♦
♦ Leonard Bernstein – Overture to Candide ♦

Dr. Paul Bro, saxophone
Katelyn Kendall, soprano
Jacob Gay, horn
Tianxi Wen, guest conductor
Erik Rohde, conductor

October, 2017

October 25-27, 2017 – ISU Campus
51st Contemporary Music Festival
featuring composer Narong Prangcharoen

November, 2017

November 9, 2017 – 7:30pm – Recital Hall, ISU
Faculty Violin Recital

♦ Bach – Partita for Solo Violin in B minor ♦
♦ Beethoven – Sonata for Piano and Violin, Op. 47 ‘Kreutzer’ ♦

Erik Rohde, violin
Martha Krasnican, piano

November 16, 2017 – 7:30pm – Tilson Auditorium, ISU
ISU Symphony Orchestra – Concert 2
“Reformation: 500”

♦ Ferdinand David – Trombone Concertino, Op. 4 ♦
♦ Felix Mendelssohn – Capriccio Brilliant, Op. 22 ♦
♦ Felix Mendelssohn – Symphony No. 5 ‘Reformation’ ♦

Patrick Meyer, trombone
Wenquin Hu, piano
Erik Rohde, conductor

November 18, 2017 – Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, IL
Senior Illinois Music Educators Association District V Festival

♦ Aaron Copland – Selections from Rodeo ♦
♦ Ralph Vaughan-Williams – English Folk Song Suite ♦
♦ Arturo Marquez – Danzon No. 2 ♦

Erik Rohde, festival conductor

December, 2017

December 3, 2017 – 7:30pm – University Hall, ISU
ISU Christmas Concert
featuring the ISU Choirs and the strings of the Symphony Orchestra

January, 2018

January 16, 2018 – 7:30pm – White Chapel, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
‘Moderns’ Recital: 20th Century Works for Violin and Piano

♦ Claude Debussy – Violin Sonata ♦
♦ Arnold Schoenberg – Phantasie ♦
♦ David Dzubay – Capriccio ♦
♦ John Adams – Road Movies ♦

Erik Rohde, violin
Clare Longendyke, piano

January 29, 2018 – 7:30pm – Recital Hall, ISU
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Recital
featuring the music of Regina Baiocchi

♦ Baiocchi – Piano Trio ♦
♦ Baiocchi – Communion ♦

Jimmy Finnie, marimba
ISU Faculty String Quartet

February, 2018

February 8, 2018 – 7:30pm – Tilson Auditorium, ISU
ISU Symphony Orchestra – Concert 3
featuring the ISU Concert Choir

♦ Piotr Tchaikovsky – Violin Concerto ♦
♦ Randall Thompson – Testament of Freedom ♦

Roy Meyer, violin
Erik Rohde and Scott Buchanan, conductors

February 11, 2018 – 3:00pm – Wartburg College, Waverly, IA
Meistersinger Honor Orchestra and Wartburg Community Symphony

♦ Ralph Vaughn-Williams – Five Variants of Dives and Lazarus ♦
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Maurice Ravel – Piano Concerto in G Major ♦
♦ Mussorgsky/Ravel – Pictures at an Exhibition ♦

Jessica Nilles, piano
Erik Rohde, guest conductor/clinician

February 12, 2018 – 7:30pm – Recital Hall, ISU
Faculty Piano Trio Recital

♦ Brahms – Violin Sonata in G Major ♦
♦ Beethoven – Piano Trio in E-flat Major, Op. 70 No. 2 ♦

Erik Rohde, violin
Kurt Fowler, violoncello
Martha Krasnican, piano

March, 2018

March 6, 2018 – 7:30pm – Recital Hall, ISU
sonic apricity Recital

April, 2018

April 2, 2018 – 7:30pm – Recital Hall, ISU
ISU Faculty String Quartet Recital

♦ F.J. Haydn – String Quartet Op. 76 No. 2 ♦
♦ Daniel Powers – [premiere] ♦
♦ F.J. Haydn – String Quartet Op. 76 No. 4 ♦

ISU Faculty String Quartet

April 25 and 26, 2018 – 9:30am and 12:00pm – Dede I, ISU
ISU Sensory Friendly Concerts

April 26, 2018 – 7:30pm – Tilson Auditorium, ISU
ISU Symphony Orchestra Concert 4

♦ Claude Debussy – Prelude à l’aprés-midi d’un faune ♦
♦ Serge Prokofiev – Peter and the Wolf ♦
♦ Ludwig van Beethoven – Symphony No. 5 ♦

 

– Past Performance Archive –

2016-2017 Season
2015-2016 Season

2014-2015 Season

2013-2014 Season

2012-2013 Season

2011-2012 Season
2010-2011 Season

2009-2010 Season