2012-2013 Season

October, 2012

Oct. 20th, 2012 – 7:30 pm – Ted Mann Concert Hall
School of Music 2012 Collage Concert
performing with the University Symphony Orchestra

Mark Russell Smith, conductor

Oct. 22nd, 2012 – 7:30 pm – Ted Mann Concert Hall
U of M Symphony Orchestra Concert #1: “World Cities Tour”
performing with the University Symphony Orchestra

♦ Wagner – Overture to Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg
♦ Ellington – Harlem ♦
♦ Mozart – Symphony No. 38 ‘Prague’ ♦
♦ Respighi – Pines of Rome ♦

Mark Russell Smith, conductor

Oct. 24th, 2012 – 7:30 pm – Ted Mann Concert Hall
U of M Campus Orchestras Concert #1
conducting the Gold Campus Orchestra

♦ Mascagni – Prelude, Siciliana, & Intermezzo from Cavalleria Rusticana
♦ Dvorak – Symphonic Variations
♦ Britten – Matinées Musicales
♦ Grieg – Selections from Peer Gynt Suite Nos. 1 & 2

Erik Rohde, Benjamin Klemme, Sergey Bogza, conductors

Oct. 27th, 2012 – 7:30 pm – Performing Arts Center, Buffalo, MN
Buffalo Community Orchestra presents “Building the Orchestra: Some Assembly Required”
a concert featuring each section of the orchestra, concluding with the largest orchestral forces ever assembled on the BCO stage!

♦ Strauss – Vienna Philharmonic Fanfare ♦
♦ Gounod – Petite Symphonie ♦
♦ Rouse – Oguon Badagris ♦
♦ Bach – Concerto for Two Violins ♦
♦ Respighi – Pines of Rome ♦

with the Buffalo High School String Orchestra and the St. Cloud State Percussion Ensemble
Julia Reeves and Erik Rohde, violins
Erik Rohde, conductor

November, 2012

Nov. 15-17th, 2012 – 7:30 pm
Nov. 18th, 2012 – 1:30 pm – Ted Mann Concert Hall
University Opera Theatre presents Falstaff

Verdi – Falstaff

Mark Russell Smith, conductor
David Walsh, director

Nov. 27th, 2012 – 7:30 pm – Ted Mann Concert Hall
U of M Symphony Orchestra “Concerto and Arias Night”
conducting soloists with members of the U of M Symphony Orchestra

Erik Rohde, Benjamin Klemme, Sergey Bogza, conductors

Nov. 30th, 20127:30 pm – University Lutheran Church of Hope, Minneapolis, MN
U of M Campus String Orchestra Fall Concert

♦ Elgar – Serenade for Strings
♦ Vaughn-Williams – Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis ♦
♦ Purcell/Britten – Chacony ♦
♦ Parry – An English Suite ♦

Erik Rohde, Benjamin Klemme, conductors

December, 2012

Dec. 6th, 2012 – 7:30 pm – Trinity School at River Ridge
Trinity School’s ChristmasFest Concert
featuring the Trinity String Ensemble, Wind Ensemble, and Choirs

repertoire to include
♦ Corelli – Concerto grosso in G minor, Op. 6, No. 8, “Christmas” (excerpts) ♦
♦ Vaughn-Williams – Fantasia on ‘Greensleeves’ ♦

Erik Rohde, conductor

Dec. 8th, 2012 – 7:30 pm – Performing Arts Center, Buffalo, MN
Buffalo Community Orchestra presents “O Tannenbaum: A German Christmas”
an annual Holiday concert featuring the BCO, handbells and choir

with the Wright County Chamber Chorus, the Buffalo High School Chorus, and the wRight ringers Community Handbell Ensemble
Erik Rohde, conductor

Dec. 9th, 2012 – 3:00 pm – Lake Nokomis Presbyterian Church
Trinity String Ensemble and Chamber Singers
A Christmas outreach performance at Lake Nokomis Presbyterian

repertoire to include
♦ Corelli – Concerto grosso in G minor, Op. 6, No. 8, “Christmas” ♦
♦ Vaughn-Williams – Fantasia on ‘Greensleeves’ ♦

Erik Rohde, conductor

Dec. 10th, 2012 – 7:30 pm – Ted Mann Concert Hall
U of M Symphony Orchestra Concert #2
performing with the U of M Symphony Orchestra

♦ Wagner – Prelude to Tristan und Isolde
♦ Debussy – Prélude à “L’après-midi d’un faune” ♦
♦ Mahler – Symphony No. 4

Mark Russell Smith, conductor

Dec. 12th, 2012 – 7:30 pm – Ted Mann Concert Hall
U of M Campus Orchestras Concert #2
conducting the Maroon Campus Orchestra

♦ Brahms – Academic Festival Overture
♦ Smetana – Moldau, from Vltava 
♦ Schubert – Symphony No. 8 (Unfinished)

Erik Rohde, Benjamin Klemme, Sergey Bogza, conductors

 February, 2013

Feb 1st, 2013 – 7:30 pm – University Lutheran Church of Hope, Minneapolis, MN
Musical Clocks: Symphonies of Two Masters
conducting members of the University of Minnesota Symphony Orchestra

♦ Haydn – Symphony No. 101 ‘The Clock’ ♦
♦ Beethoven – Symphony No. 8 ♦

Erik Rohde, conductor

 March, 2013

March 2nd, 2013 – 7:30 pm – Performing Arts Center, Buffalo, MN
March 3rd, 2013 – 2:00 pm – Monticello High School, Monticello, MN
Buffalo Community Orchestra presents “Conductor’s Choice”
a concert of Symphonic favorites, featuring concertmaster Julia Reeves

♦ Rossini – Overture to William Tell
♦ Bruch – Concerto for Violin in G minor ♦
♦ Tchaikovsky – Romeo and Juliet

Julia Reeves, violin
Erik Rohde, conductor

March 4th, 2013 – 7:30 pm – Ted Mann Concert Hall
U of M Symphony Orchestra Concert #3
performing with the U of M Symphony Orchestra

♦ Adams – Son of Chamber Symphony
Stravinsky – Le sacre du printemps

Mark Russell Smith, conductor

March 11th, 2013 – 3:30 pm Ultan Recital Hall, Ferguson Hall
Stravinsky’s “L’histoire du Soldat” and Octet
conducting members of the University of Minnesota

♦ Stravinsky – Octet for Winds
♦ Stravinsky – Suite from “L’histoire du Soldat” ♦

Erik Rohde, conductor

March 13th, 2013 – 7:30 pm – Ted Mann Concert Hall
U of M Campus Orchestras
conducting the Maroon Campus Orchestra

♦ Mendelssohn – Trumpet Overture

Erik Rohde, Benjamin Klemme, Sergey Bogza, conductors

April, 2013

April 9th, 2013 – 7:30 pm Ted Mann Concert Hall
Contemporary Music Workshop
performs Luciano Berio’s Laborintus II and works by U of M student composers

Skidmore – Oflag Requiem [premiere] ♦
♦ Berio – Laborintus II

Erik Rohde, conductor
James Dillon, director
in collaboration with the Hymnos Ensemble

April 18-20th, 2013 – 7:30 pm
April 21st, 2013 – 1:30 pm – Ted Mann Concert Hall
University Opera Theatre presents Britten’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream
in celebration of Britten’s Centenary

♦ Britten – A Midsummer Night’s Dream ♦

Erik Rohde, Benjamin Klemme, Sergey Bogza, conductors
David Walsh, director

April 26th, 2013 – 7:30 pm
U of M Campus String Orchestra Spring Concert

 Brian Messier and Matt Olson, conductors

April 27th, 2013 – 7:30 pm – Trinity School at River Ridge
Trinity ‘Pops’ Concert
featuring the Trinity String Ensemble, Jazz Ensemble, and Chamber Singers

an evening of jazz and popular works, including
♦ Gershwin – Rhapsody in Blue ♦
Gershwin – Promenade ♦

Erik Rohde, conductor

May, 2013

May 8th, 2013 – 7:30 pm – Ted Mann Concert Hall
U of M Symphony Orchestra Concert #4
performing with the U of M Symphony Orchestra

♦ Wagner – Overture and Venusburg Music (Paris Version) and Entrance of the Guests from Tannhäuser
♦ Wagner – Act I of Walküre

Mark Russell Smith, conductor

May 9th, 2013 – 7:30 pm – Trinity School at River Ridge
Spring Concert
featuring the combined ensembles of Trinity School

Erik Rohde, conductor

May 10th, 2013 – 7:30 pm – Ted Mann Concert Hall
U of M Campus Orchestras Concert #4
conducting the Maroon Campus Orchestra

♦ Orff – Carmina Burana [part I] ♦

Erik Rohde, Benjamin Klemme, Sergey Bogza, conductors

May 11th, 2013 – 7:30 pmPerforming Arts Center, Buffalo, MN
Buffalo Community Orchestra presents “Curtain Calls: The Music Man and more”
a night of music from the theatre in collaboration with the Buffalo Community Theater’s 25th Anniversary Season

♦ Bernstein – Overture to Candide
♦ Sullivan – Overture to HMS Pinafore ♦
Brooks – The Producers [arr. Ricketts] ♦
♦ and a concert version of Meredith Willson’s The Music Man

with members of the Buffalo Community Theater
Erik Rohde, conductor

June, 2013

June 9th, 2013 – 7:00 pm – Sturges Park Bandshell, Buffalo, MN
Buffalo Community Orchestra presents “Encores in the Park”
an outdoor annual concert celebrating the music of summer

including
♦ Copland – Variations on a Shaker Tune ♦
Anderson – The Waltzing Cat ♦
Sousa – Stars and Stripes Forever
♦ Sousa – Washington Post March
and much more!

Erik Rohde, conductor

July, 2013

July 15-19, 2013 – 9:00 am – 12:00 pmCentury High School, Rochester, MN
Prelude String Orchestra Camp
a week-long camp for beginning string players, sponsored by SEMYO and Rochester Community Education

August, 2013

August 8, 2013 – 7:30 pm – Ted Mann Concert Hall
U of M Summer Orchestra

♦ Beethoven – Consecration of the House Overture ♦
Ripper – Concertino for Viola and String Orchestra ♦
♦ Elgar – Enigma Variations ♦

Prof. Korey Konkol, guest faculty soloist
Benjamin Klemme and Erik Rohde, conductors