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Season 15 Robert Hart Baker, Condcutor

Season Opener

January 15, 1978, 3:00 pm
Overture to "Bastien und Bastienne"

Overture to "La Cenerentola"
(concert version edited by  Robert Hart Baker)

Suite from the opera "Le Coq d'Or"
1. King Dodon in his Palace
2. King Dodon on the Battlefield
3. The Arrival of Queen Chimaka
4. Wedding and the Lamentable End of King Dodon

Horatio Parker
"Mona Prelude"
(concert version edited by  Robert Hart Baker)

Introduction to "Khovantchina" 
(orchestrated by Rimsky-Korsakov)

"Nobilissima Visione" Suite 
1. Introduction and Rondo
2. March Pastorale
3. Passacaglia


Winter Concert

February 25, 1978, 3:00 pm
Symphonies of Wind Instruments 
Ronald Braunstein, Assistant Conductor

David Smadbeck
Piece for Orchestra (N.Y. Premiere)
Robert Hart Baker, Conductor

Sinfonia Concertante in E-flat for Violin, Viola and Orchestra, K. 364
1. Allegro maestoso 
2. Andante
3. Presto 
Peter Oundijan, violin
Toby Hoffman, viola
Winners of the William Kapell Memorial Award and YSO Mozart Concerto Competition
Ronald Braunstein, Assistant Conductor

Le voyevode, Op. 78

Excerpts from the ballet "Les Animauz Modèles"

Russian Sailors' Dance
Robert Hart Baker, Conductor

Spring Concert

April 2, 1978, 3:00 pm
Paul Hindemith
Overture to "Neues vom Tage"

N. Rimsky-Korsakov
Russian Easter Overture, Op. 36

Edvard Grieg
Lyric Suite, Op. 54
1. Shepherd-boy
2. Norwegian rustic march
3. Nocturne
4. March of the dwarfs 

Horatio Parker
Vathek, Symphonic poem, Op. 56
(N.Y. Premiere)

Aaron Copland 
Music for a Great City
1. Skyline
2. Night Thoughts
3. Subway Jam
4. Toward the Bridge