Classics Series

Classics Series Concert 1

Friday, September 15, 2017 at 7:30 pm

Copeland Hall at The Grand Opera House

Protest and Rebellion

PROKOFIEV: Symphony No. 1, “Classical”
MOZART: Concerto for Flute and Harp
BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 5

David Amado, conducting
Kim Reighley, flute
Sarah Fuller, harp

 

Tickets start at $14. Click here for more info.

Classics Series

Classics Series Concert 1 – Sussex

Sunday, September 17, 2017 at 3:00 pm

Cape Henlopen High School Auditorium

Protest and Rebellion

PROKOFIEV: Symphony No. 1, “Classical”
MOZART: Concerto for Flute and Harp
BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 5

David Amado, conducting
Kim Reighley, flute
Sarah Fuller, harp

 

For the seating chart, click here.

Chamber Series

Chamber Series Concert 1

Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at 8:00 pm

The Gold Ballroom at Hotel du Pont

The Piano Quintet - Deconstructed

MOZART: Duo for Violin and Viola
RAVEL: Sonata for Violin and Cello
BRAHMS: Piano Quintet

Lura Johnson, piano

Members of the DSO

 

 

Classics Series

Classics Series Concert 2

Friday, November 17, 2017 at 7:30 pm

Copeland Hall at The Grand Opera House

Mother Earth

DEBUSSY: La Mer
DAVID LUDWIG: Pictures from the Floating World
GROFÉ: Grand Canyon Suite

David Amado, conducting
William Short, bassoon

 

Tickets start at $14. Click here for more info

Family Concerts

Family Concert – New Castle County

Saturday, November 18, 2017 at

Tatnall School’s Laird Performing Arts Center

Concerts are at 1:00 p.m. and 3:30 p.m.

 

GROFÉ: Grand Canyon Suite: On The Trail

DEBUSSY: La Mer

DAVID LUDWIG: Picutres from the Floating World: IV, V

GROFÉ: Grand Canyon Suite: Cloudburst

David Amado, conducting

William Short, bassoon

Family Concerts

Family Concert – Sussex County

Sunday, November 19, 2017 at 3:00 pm

Milford High School

GROFÉ: Grand Canyon Suite: On The Trail

DEBUSSY: La Mer

DAVID LUDWIG: Picutres from the Floating World: IV, V

GROFÉ: Grand Canyon Suite: Cloudburst

David Amado, conducting

William Short, bassoon

Chamber Series

Chamber Series Concert 2

Tuesday, December 12, 2017 at 8:00 pm

The Gold Ballroom at Hotel du Pont

Festive Brass

Festive music for brass from the 16th to 20th centuries, including Bach and Bernstein (West Side Story), and after intermission, selections from The Nutcracker Suite and Christmas Carols.

DSO Brass Quintet

Brian Kuszyk and Steven Skahill, trumpets

Karen Schubert, horn

Richard Linn, trombone

Brian Brown, tuba

 

 

Special Events

Festive Brass – Dover

Thursday, December 14, 2017 at 7:30 pm

Central Middle School

PLEASE NOTE THE CHANGE IN VENUE: Central Middle School

 

Festive Brass

Festive music for brass from the 16th to 20th centuries, including Bach and Bernstein (West Side Story), and after intermission, selections from The Nutcracker Suite and Christmas Carols.

DSO Brass Quintet

Brian Kuszyk and Steven Skahill, trumpets

Karen Schubert, horn

Richard Linn, trombone

Brian Brown, tuba

Family Concerts

2017-2018 Family Concerts

Saturday, December 30, 2017 at

Classics Series

Classics Series Concert 3

Friday, January 26, 2018 at 7:30 pm

Copeland Hall at The Grand Opera House

Riots

BEETHOVEN: Violin Concerto
STRAVINSKY: The Rite of Spring

David Amado, conducting
Elena Urioste, violin

 

Tickets start at $14. Click here for more info.

Special Events

Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra

Wednesday, February 07, 2018 at 8:00 pm

Copeland Hall at The Grand Opera House

KODALY: Dances from Galanta
RACHMANINOFF: Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor, Op. 18
DVOŘÁK: Symphony No. 9, “From the New World”

Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra
Stefan Solyom, conductor
Nareh Arghamanyann, piano

Chamber Series

Chamber Series Concert 3

Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 8:00 pm

The Gold Ballroom at Hotel du Pont

Triumph Over Adversity

Commemorating the 50th anniversary of the death of Martin Luther King Jr.

MENDELSSOHN: Piano Trio No. 2 in C minor, Op. 66

African American Spirituals to include:

Wayfaring Stranger

City Called Heaven

Sometimes I feel like a motherless Child

Wade in the Water

Ain't Got Time to Die

Also on the program:

Zalech Jsem Divorké Husy (I Heard the Cry of Wild Geese), by Pavel Haas

Selections from Lieder by Franz Schubert and Robert Schumann, and solo piano pieces by Schubert and Mendelssohn.

Kevin Deas, bass-baritone
Lura Johnson, piano

 

 

Special Events

Explorer Expierience Postponed

Wednesday, March 07, 2018 at

Classics Series

Classics Series Concert 4

Friday, March 23, 2018 at 7:30 pm

Copeland Hall at The Grand Opera House

Destiny

VERDI: La Forza del Destino Overture
TCHAIKOVSKY: Piano Concerto No. 1
BARTOK: Concerto for Orchestra

David Amado, conducting
Orion Weiss, piano

 

Tickets start at $14. Click here for more info.

Special Events

DSO-Brasil Guitar Duo CD Release

Friday, April 13, 2018 at

Chamber Series

Chamber Series Concert 4

Tuesday, April 24, 2018 at 8:00 pm

The Gold Ballroom at Hotel du Pont

Schnittke Happens!

SCHNITTKE: Moz-Art á la Haydn
HAYDN: Cello Concerto No. 1
BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 4

DSO Chamber Orchestra

David Amado, conducting

 

 

Classics Series

Classics Series Concert 5

Friday, May 18, 2018 at 7:30 pm

Copeland Hall at The Grand Opera House

Mahler 7

MAHLER: Symphony No. 7

David Amado, conducting

 

Tickets start at $14. Click here for more info.