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Season 17 Robert Hart Baker, Conductor

Season Opener

October 28, 1979, 3:00 pm
David Winkler
Overture for Symphony Orchestra
(World Premiere)

Variations on a Rococo Theme, Op. 33
Regina Mushabac, Soloist

Symphony No. 1 in C major, Op. 21
Adagio molto. Allegro con brio
Andante cantabile con moto
Menuetto: Allegro molto e vivace
Adagio. Allegro molto e vivace

Excerpts from the ballet "Spartacus"
Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia 
Variation of Aegina and Bacchanalia 
Scene and Dance with Crotalums
Dance of Gaditanae and Victory of Spartacus 


Winter Concert

January 27, 1980, 3:00 pm
William Mayer
Essay for Brass and Winds
Un poco lento—Allegro moderato 
Allegro ma non troppo 
Martin Kluger, Assistant Conductor

Sir William Walton 
Portsmouth Point: An Overture 

J. Willard Roosevelt
Amistad: Danza Moderna 

Giedon Waldrop
From the Southwest:
Suite for Orchestra
Arid Landscape
Rancher's Whistling Song
Primitive Dance

Frank Wigglesworth
Adagio from "Three Portraits for String Orchestra"

Aaron Copland
Danzon Cubano

Ernest Bloch
Proclamation for Trumpet and Orchestra
Justin Cohen, trumpet

Ernest Bloch
Concerto for Violin and Orchestra
Allegro deciso 
Gabriel Banat, violin


Spring Concert

April 26, 1980, 3:00 pm
Overture to "Rienzi"
Martin Kluger, Assistant Conductor

Two Portraits, Op. 5
Andy Simionescu, violin

Dane Rudhyar
"Initiation" From Syntony No. 1
To The Real
(New York Premiere)
With extreme simplicity and peacefulness

Piano Concerto No. 3 in C minor, Op. 37
Allegro con brio 
LargoRondo: Allegro
Boris Slutsky, piano