Performance Repertoire

2017-18 Season

March 4, 2018

Junior:
Sieving – Dos Fuegos
Haydn – The Bird, Finale from String Quartet Op. 33, No. 3, arr. M. Moreno

Intermediate:
Saint-Saëns – Bacchanale from “Samson and Delilah”, arr. G. Porter
Warlock – Capriol, Suite for String Orchestra, 1) Basse-Danse, 2) Pavane, 3) Tordion, 4) Bransles, 5) Pieds-en-l’air, 6) Mattachins (Sword Dance)

Senior:
Arensky – Variations on a theme by P. Tchaikovsky (Op. 54, No. 5), Op. 35

Vaughan-Williams – Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis, for double-stringed orchestra

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Junior:
Martin – Menacing Minuet
Trad. – March of the Kings (13th Century French carol) arr. Woolstenhulme

Intermediate:
Somers – Little Suite for String Orchestra, 1) Lukey’s Boat, 2) She’s Like the Swallow, 3) Ah! Si Mon Moine Voulait Danser!
Avison – Concerto in E minor, Op. 6, No. 8, 1) Andante sostenuto, 2) Allegro con spirito, 3) Adagio, 4) Allegro
Senior:
Handel – Music for the Royal Fireworks

Haydn – Symphony No. 97 in C Major
I. Adagio – Vivace, II. Adagio ma non troppo, III. Minuet – Trio. Allegretto, IV. Finale. Spiritoso

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2016-17 Season

November 27, 2016

Junior:
Purcell – Rigaudon (from Suite No. 5)  arr. C. Paul Herfurth
Bach – Minuetto arr. C. Paul Herfurth
Martin – Scary Story!, 1. Creepy!, 2. Spooky!
Intermediate:
Holst – St. Paul’s Suite, 1st movement “Jig”
Torelli – Christmas Concerto in G minor, Op. 8, No. 6
Senior:
Mozart – Symphony No. 35 in D Major, K. 385
I. Allegro con spirito II. Andante, III. Menuetto, IV. Presto

February 26, 2017

Junior:

D. Baker – Deep Sea Fandango
Pachelbel – Canon in D  arr. Elaine Fine

Intermediate:
Telemann – Concerto polonois
1. Dolce – Allegro, 2. Largo, 3. Allegro
R. Meyer – Cincopations

Senior:
Corelli – Concerto Grosso in D Major, Op. 6, No. 4
1. Adagio, 2. Allegro, 3. Adagio, 4. Vivace, 5. Allegro

Alice Ho (b. 1960) – Quest

Grieg – Two Elegiac Melodies for Strings, Op. 34

Stravinsky – Tango, arr. Wolfgang Birtel

June 4, 2017


Junior:
Vivaldi – Concerto for 2 Violins in A minor, RV 522, 1. Allegro arr. B. Sepanji
P. Martin – Breaktime Boogie

Intermediate:
Albéniz – Asturias (Leyenda) from Suite Española No. 1, arr. W. Thomas-Mifune
P.E. Fletcher – Suite for Strings in G Major
1. Folk Tune, 2. Fiddle Dance

Senior:
Mendelssohn – Symphony No. 5 in D minor, Op. 107 (Reformation)
I. Andante – Allegro con fuoco, II. Allegro vivace, III. Andante, IV. Andante con moto – Allegro vivace – Allegro maestoso

2015-16 Season

December 20, 2015

Junior:
Haydn – Trio – Menuet, Trio, Scherzo  arr. A. Pejtsik & L. Vigh
Vivaldi – The Four Seasons – Autumn  arr. R.K. Deverich
Traditional/Ukr. – Carol of The Bells  arr. J. Jones
Intermediate:
Sibelius – Andante festivo, JS34a
Holst – Brook Green Suite, H 190
1. Prelude, 2. Air, 3. Dance
Senior:
Mozart – Symphony No. 38 in D Major, K. 504
I. Adagio, Allegro, II. Andante, III. Presto

March 20, 2016

Junior:

Mayo – Two for Strings in D Major
Mussorgsky – Gopak from The Sorochintsy Fair  arr. Mansukhani

Intermediate:
Vivaldi – Concerto for Strings & Continuo in D Major, RV121
Vivaldi – Concerto Grosso, Op. 3, No. 8
1. Allegro, 2. Larghetto e spiritoso, 3. Allegro

Senior:
Tchaikovsky – Serenade, Op. 48
I. Pezzo in forma di Sonatina, II. Walzer, III. Élégie, IV. Finale (Tema Russo)

June 19, 2016


Junior:
Schubert – from the 4th Symphony
Offenbach – Orpheus In The Underworld-Finale  arr. S. Dackow

Intermediate:
Corelli – Concerto III Op. 6, No. 3
1. Largo, 2. Grave, 3. Vivace, 4. Allegro
Vivaldi – Concerto in G Major, Rustica RV151

Senior:
Schumann – Symphony No. 3 in Eb Major, Op. 97 (Rhenish)
I. Lebhaft, II. Scherzo, III. Nicht schnell, IV. Feierlich, V. Lebhaft

2014-15 Season

December 21, 2014

Junior:
Handel – La Rejouissance (from Water Music) arr. C. Paul Herfurth
von Gluck – Caprice (from “Alceste”), G Major
Purcell – Rigaudon (from Suite No. 5), D Major
Tchaikovsky – Trepak (from The Nutcracker) arr. A. Mansukhani
Intermediate:
Corelli- Concerto in G minor ‘Fatto per la Notte di Natale’ (Christmas Concerto), Op. 6, No. 8
1. Vivace, 2. Grave, 3. Allegro, 4. Adagio, 5. Allegro, 6. Adagio, 7. Vivace, 8. Allegro, 9. Largo
Senior:
Mozart – Symphony No. 40 in G minor, K. 550
I. Molto Allegro, II. Andante, III. Menuetto, IV. Allegro assai

March 29, 2015

Junior:
Bruni – Minuetto militare in D Major
Handel – March from Rinaldo in Bb Major (arr. Clark)
Mozart – Champagner from “Don Juan” (arr. Awad)
Intermediate:
Handel – Concerto Grosso, Op. 6, No. 1
1. A tempo giusto, 2. Allegro, 3. Adagio, 4. Allegro, 5. Allegro
Senior:
Puccini – Crisantemi in C# minor
Turina – La oración del torero (The Bullfighter’s Song)
Holst – St. Paul’s Suite in C Major
1. Jig, 2. Ostinato, 3. Intermezzo, 4.Finale (The Dargason)

June 21, 2015


Junior:
Schubert – Minuetto alla tromba
Beethoven – Türkischer Marsch
Mozart – Kontretanz, Ungarische Tanze (arr. Pejtsik & Lajos)
Intermediate:
Rutter – Suite for Strings in D Major
1. A-Roving, 2. I have a bonnet trimmed with blue, 3. O waly waly, 4.Dashing away
Senior:
Irish Eyes Are Smiling (arr. Dr. William Rowson)
Mendelssohn – Symphony No. 4 in A Major, Op. 90 “Italian”
1. Allegro vivace, 2. Andante con moto, 3. Con moto moderato, 4. Saltarello: Presto

2013-14 Season

November 17, 2013

Junior:
Schumann – Album für die Jugend (Album for the Young), Op. 68
Jägerliedchen (Hunting song), F major
Soldatenmarsch (Soldiers’ march), G major
Schnitterliedchen (The Reaper’s song), C major
Scarlatti – March in D from Tigrane
Intermediate:
Albinoni – Sinfonia in G Major
1. Allegro, 2. Adagio, 3. Allegro
Senior:
Haydn – Symphony No. 88 in G Major, Hob 1:88
1. Adagio, 2. Allegro, 3. Largo, 4. Menuetto, Allegretto, 5. Allegro con spirito

March 9, 2014

Junior:
Handel – Marche in D Major
Stamitz – Menuett
Offenbach – Orpheus In The Underworld (arr. Sandra Dackow)
Intermediate:
G. Sammartini – Concert Grosso in G minor (trans. Paul Glass)
1. Andante; Allegro, 2. Andante, 3. Allegro
Senior:
Dvorák – Serenade in E Major, Op. 22
1. Moderato, 2. Tempo di Valse; Trio, 3. Scherzo, Vivace; Andante, 4. Larghetto, 5. Allegro vivace

June 1, 2014


Junior:
Pechatschek – German Dance with Trio “The Coppersmith”
Kirmyr – Allegro Assai
Tchaikovsky – 1812 Overture (arr. Andrew Dabczynski)
Intermediate:
Warlock – Capriol, Suite for String Orchestra
1. Basse-Danse; 2. Pavane; 3. Tordion; 4. Bransles; 5. Pieds-en-l’air; 6. Mattachins (Sword Dance)
Senior:
Beethoven – Symphony No. 6 in F Major, Op. 68 “Pastoral”
1. Erwachen heiterer Empfindungen bei der Ankunft auf dem Lande (Awakening of cheerful feelings upon arrival in the country): Allegro ma non troppo; 2. Szene am Bach (Scene at the brook): Andante molto mosso; 3. Lustiges Zusammensein der Landleute (Happy gathering of country folk): Allegro; 4. Gewitter, Sturm (Thunderstorm; Storm): Allegro; 5. Hirtengesang. Frohe und dankbare Gefühle nach dem Sturm (Shepherds’ song; cheerful and thankful feelings after the storm): Allegretto

2012-13 Season

November 25, 2012

Junior:
Schubert & Handel
Marches and Dances
Intermediate:
Valentini – Christmas Symphony
1. Largo, 2. Andante e Forte, 3. Allegro, 4. Largo, 5. Presto
Senior:
Grieg – Holburg Suite, Op. 40
1. Praeludium (Allegro vivace), 2. Sarabande (Andante), 3. Gavotte (Allegretto), 4. Air (Andante religioso), 5. Rigaudon (Allegro con brio)
Barber – String Quartet, Op. 11
2nd movement – Adagio for Strings

February 24, 2013

Junior:
Mozart – Kontretanz in G Major arr.Arpad and Lajos
Handel – Gavotte from Il Pastor Fido arr. Clark
Mozart – Marsch der Priester from The Magic Flute arr. Herfurth
Intermediate:
Handel – Music for the Royal Fireworks HWV 351
4th movement – La Réjouissance
Handel – Masque – Suite
1. Prelude and Pastorale, 2. Rigaudon 3. Sarabande 4. Gavotte 5. Minuet 6. Gigue
Senior:
Mozart – Symphony No. 36 in C Major, K425 “Linz”
1. Adagio – Allegro spiritoso, 2. Poco Adagio, 3. Menuetto – Trio – Menuetto, 4. Presto

June 9, 2013


Junior:
Bach – Minuetto in G Major arr. Herfurth
Schubert – Little Waltz in G arr. Herfurth
Mussorgsky – Gopak from The Sorochintsy Fair arr. Mansukhani
Intermediate:
Bartok – Rumanian Folk Dances arr. Arthur Willner
1. Allegro 2. Allegro 3. Moderato 4. Moderato 5. Allegro 6. L’istesso tempo 7. Allegro vivace
Senior: conducted by Anton Kuerti
Beethoven – Symphony No. 7 in A Major, Op. 92
1. Poco sostenuto – Vivace 2. Allegretto 3. Presto – Assai meno presto 4. Allegro con brio

2011-12 Season

December 11, 2011

Junior:
Handel – Gavotte in A, Pichl – Pastorella, Mozart – Menuett in G, Beethoven – Turkisher Marsch
Intermediate:
Handel – Concerto Grosso Op. 6 No. 4
Larghetto affettuoso, Allegro, Largo e piano, Allegro
Senior:
Elgar – Serenade for Strings, Op. 20
Allegro piacevole, Larghetto, Allegretto
Mozart – Divertimento in D major K.136

March 11, 2012

Junior:
Handel – Water Music selection tba (arr. C. Paul Herfurth)
Beethoven – Allegretto tba (arr. C. Paul Herfurth)
Intermediate:
Benda, Franz – Sinfonia in C major, No. 3
Allegro, Andante con sordini, Vivace scherzando
Senior:
Tchaikovsky – Serenade for String Orchestra, Op. 48
1. Pezzo in forma di sonatina. Andante non troppo—Allegro moderato, 2. Valse. Moderato. Tempo di Valse, 3. Elegia. Larghetto elegiaco, 4. Finale (Tema russo). Andante—Allegro con spirito

June 10, 2012


Junior:
Mozart – Divertimento in G major
Allegro, Menuetto, Romance, Rondo
Intermediate:
Avison – Concerto for Strings in A, Op. 9, No. 11
Fletcher – Fiddle Dance
Senior: conducted by Anton Kuerti
Beethoven – Symphony No. 5 in C minor, Op. 67
Allegro con brio, Andante con mota, Scherzo. Allegro, Allegro