2017/18 Season Calendar

2017/18 TEXAS INSTRUMENTS CLASSICAL SERIES

* Featuring the Lay Family Concert Organ

Jaap van Zweden Conducts Mahler 5
SEPT 14 + 17 | 2017
JAAP VAN ZWEDEN CONDUCTS

STUCKY “Elegy” from August 4, 1964
MAHLER Symphony No. 5
 

Hilary Hahn
SEPT 21-24 | 2017
HANNU LINTU CONDUCTS
HILARY HAHN VIOLIN
JAMES DIAZ ORGAN

SIBELIUS Finlandia
DVOŘÁK Violin Concerto
SAMY MOUSSA A Globe Itself Infolding*
SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 1

 

Jaap van Zweden Conducts Beethoven’s Emperor Concerto
SEPT 28 – OCT 1 | 2017
JAAP VAN ZWEDEN CONDUCTS
RUDOLF BUCHBINDER PIANO

BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 5, “Emperor”
BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 3, “Eroica”

 

Jean-Yves Thibaudet
OCT 19-22 | 2017
PABLO HERAS-CASADO CONDUCTS
JEAN-YVES THIBAUDET PIANO

DEBUSSY La Mer
RAVEL Piano Concerto for the Left Hand
DEBUSSY Gigues & Rondes de Printemps, from Images
RAVEL Daphnis et Chloé, Suite No. 2

 

Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
NOV 2-5 | 2017
JAMES GAFFIGAN CONDUCTS
STEPHEN HOUGH PIANO

COPLAND El Salón México
RACHMANINOFF Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini                                                            
TCHAIKOVSKY Symphony No. 5               
 

Saint-Saëns Organ Symphony
NOV 16-19 | 2017
JUN MÄRKL CONDUCTS
VINCENT DUBOIS ORGAN

MESSIAEN L’Ascension                                                                 
POULENC Organ Concerto*
SAINT-SAËNS Symphony No. 3, “Organ”*

 

Jaap van Zweden Conducts Alisa Weilerstein
NOV 24-26 | 2017
JAAP VAN ZWEDEN CONDUCTS
ALISA WEILERSTEIN CELLO

PROKOFIEV Sinfonia concertante
SCHUMANN Symphony No. 3, “Rhenish”

 

Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto No. 2
JAN 11-13 | 2018
CRISTIAN MĂCELARU CONDUCTS
BEHZOD ABDURAIMOV PIANO
BRADLEY HUNTER WELCH ORGAN

BARBER Toccata Festiva*
RACHMANINOFF Piano Concerto No. 2
RACHMANINOFF Symphonic Dances     
 

Nicola Benedetti Performs the Beethoven Violin Concerto
JAN 18-21 | 2018
DONALD RUNNICLES CONDUCTS
NICOLA BENEDETTI VIOLIN

BEETHOVEN Overture to Fidelio
BEETHOVEN Violin Concerto
SIBELIUS Symphony No. 7
BEETHOVEN Leonore Overture No. 3

 

Jaap van Zweden Conducts the Labèque Sisters
FEB 2+3 | 2018
JAAP VAN ZWEDEN CONDUCTS
KATIA & MARIELLE LABÈQUE PIANOS

PHILIP GLASS Double Concerto for Two Pianos+
BRUCKNER Symphony No. 8                                                                                                                                                      

+Dallas Premiere             

 

Jaap van Zweden Conducts Rachmaninoff Symphony No. 2
FEB 8-10 | 2018
JAAP VAN ZWEDEN CONDUCTS
HARRIET KRIJGH CELLO

HAYDN Cello Concerto in C major
RACHMANINOFF Symphony No. 2          

 

Tchaikovsky 6, “Pathétique”
FEB 15-18 | 2018
GUSTAVO GIMENO CONDUCTS
JÖRGEN VAN RIJEN TROMBONE

PROKOFIEV Symphony No. 1, “Classical”
JAMES MACMILLAN Trombone Concerto+
TCHAIKOVSKY Symphony No. 6, “Pathétique”  

+US Premiere  

 

Jaap van Zweden Conducts Mahler Symphony No. 2
FEB 23-25 | 2018
JAAP VAN ZWEDEN CONDUCTS
DOROTHEA RÖSCHMANN SOPRANO
MICHELLE DEYOUNG MEZZO-SOPRANO (DSO Artist-in-Residence)
DALLAS SYMPHONY CHORUS |Joshua Habermann DIRECTOR

MAHLER Symphony No. 2, “Resurrection”*

 

Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 4
MAR 8-11 | 2018
FABIO LUISI CONDUCTS
LISE DE LA SALLE PIANO

BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 4
R. STRAUSS Ein Heldenleben       

 

The Brandenburg Concertos
MAR 22-25 | 2018
RICHARD EGARR CONDUCTS & HARPSICHORD
NATHAN OLSON VIOLIN
ERIN HANNIGAN OBOE
RYAN ANTHONY TRUMPET

BACH Six Brandenburg Concertos (Complete)

 

Beethoven Symphony No. 2
APRIL 12-15 | 2018
NICHOLAS MCGEGAN CONDUCTS
BEATRICE RANA PIANO

HAYDN Symphony No. 83, “The Hen”
PROKOFIEV Piano Concerto No. 3
BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 2                    

 

Jaap van Zweden Conducts Mozart Piano Concerto No. 20
APRIL 26-28 | 2018
JAAP VAN ZWEDEN CONDUCTS
LOUIS LORTIE PIANO
SASHA COOKE MEZZO-SOPRANO
DALLAS SYMPHONY CHORUS | Joshua Habermann DIRECTOR

MOZART Piano Concerto No. 20, K. 466
DURUFLÉ Requiem*

 

Jaap van Zweden Conducts Wagner’s Die Walküre
MAY 18 + 20 | 2018
JAAP VAN ZWEDEN CONDUCTS
HEIDI MELTON SOPRANO (Brünhilde)
MICHELLE DEYOUNG MEZZO-SOPRANO (DSO Artist-in-Residence) (Sieglinde)
SIMON O’NEILL TENOR (Siegmund)
MATTHIAS GOERNE BARITONE (Wotan)

WAGNER Die Walküre (Complete opera in three acts) - (Sung in German with English surtitles)                                 

               

Jaap van Zweden Conducts Beethoven’s Ninth
MAY 24-26 | 2018
JAAP VAN ZWEDEN CONDUCTS
ALEXANDER KERR VIOLIN
LISE LINDSTROM SOPRANO
MICHELLE DEYOUNG MEZZO-SOPRANO (DSO Artist-in-Residence)
STUART SKELTON TENOR
MATTHIAS GOERNE BARITONE
DALLAS SYMPHONY CHORUS |Joshua Habermann DIRECTOR

JONATHAN LESHNOFF Violin Concerto No. 2+
BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 9, “Choral”
+World Premiere                            

 

2017/18 POPS SERIES

Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue
SEP 8-10 | 2017
JEFF TYZIK CONDUCTS
JON NAKAMATSU PIANO
DOUG LABRECQUE VOCALIST

GERSHWIN Rhapsody in Blue
GERSHWIN An American in Paris
GERSHWIN Fascinatin’ Rhythm

 

Raiders of the Lost Ark: Movie in Concert
OCT 27-29 | 2017
CONSTANTINE KITSOPOULOS CONDUCTS
 

Return to the Cotton Club
NOV 10-12 | 2017
JEFF TYZIK CONDUCTS
BYRON STRIPLING TRUMPET AND VOCALS
MICHE BRADEN VOCALIST
TED LOUIS LEVY TAP DANCER
ROBERT BREITHAUPT DRUMMER

 

Dallas Symphony Christmas Pops
DEC 1-3 | 2017
LAWRENCE LOH CONDUCTS
DALLAS SYMPHONY CHORUS | Joshua Habermann DIRECTOR

 

Cirque de la Symphonie: Cirque Goes to the Cinema
JAN 26-28 | 2018
RUTH REINHARDT CONDUCTS
 

The Nat King Cole Songbook
MARCH 16-18 | 2018
JEFF TYZIK CONDUCTS
DENZAL SINCLAIRE VOCALIST

 

Bernadette Peters with the Dallas Symphony
APRIL 6-8 | 2018
MARVIN LAIRD CONDUCTS
BERNADETTE PETERS VOCALIST                

 

Astor Piazzolla & Tango Caliente
MAY 4-6 | 2018
JEFF TYZIK CONDUCTS
 

Hollywood at the Symphony
JUNE 15-17 | 2018
JEFF TYZIK CONDUCTS
 

REMIX

Supported by TACA and the National Endowment for the Arts

OCTOBER 13-14 | 2017
Dallas City Performance Hall
RUTH REINHARDT CONDUCTS
ANGELA FULLER HEYDE VIOLIN

 

MARCH 2-3 | 2018
Dallas City Performance Hall
RUTH REINHARDT CONDUCTS

 

May 10-11 | 2018
Dallas City Performance Hall
JAAP VAN ZWEDEN CONDUCTS
EMMANUELLE BOISVERT VIOLIN

 

SPECIAL CONCERTS

Jaap van Zweden Conducts 2017 DSO Gala Concert & After-Party
SEPT 16 | 2017     
JAAP VAN ZWEDEN CONDUCTS
YO-YO MA CELLO

DVOŘÁK Cello Concerto
 

A Celebration of Singing: Dallas Symphony Chorus 40th Anniversary Concert
OCT 8 | 2017                      
JOSHUA HABERMANN CONDUCTS
BRADLEY HUNTER WELCH ORGAN
DALLAS SYMPHONY CHORUS | Joshua Habermann DIRECTOR

JAKE RUNESTAD New Choral Work (40th Anniversary Commission)+
BERNSTEIN Chichester Psalms

+World Premiere

 

CHRISTMAS AT THE DALLAS SYMPHONY

Dallas Symphony Christmas Pops
DEC 1-17 | 2017
DALLAS SYMPHONY CHORUS | Joshua Habermann DIRECTOR

 

A Big Brassy Christmas & Organ Extravaganza
DEC 4 | 2017
LAWRENCE LOH CONDUCTS

 

Preservation Hall Jazz Band
DEC 6-7 | 2017
 

Home Alone - Film with orchestra
DEC 21-22 | 2017

 

New Year’s Eve
DEC 31 | 2017
RUTH REINHARDT CONDUCTS

 

OPUS 100: ORGAN RECITAL SERIES

MICHEL BOUVARD
OCT 15 | 2017

ISABELLE DEMERS
FEB 11 | 2018

KEN COWAN
APRIL 22 | 2018

 

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