2015 Orchestra Series

Hanaway Theatre - Silver Center for the Arts
114 Main Street, Plymouth, NH

directions   |  shuttle schedule
 
Free pre-concert lectures start at 7 PM
Classical Conversations will increase your appreciation of, and involvement with, the music presented this summer. Join music director Donato Cabrera and other guest presenters for this popular lecture and discussion series. We meet in the Smith Recital Hall at the Silver Center for the Arts before each Thursday Classics Series concert, starting promptly at 7 p.m. We look forward to seeing you!
 
Click here for Maestro Donato Cabrera's Spotify playlist of recommended recordings for the 2015 season.
 

Music Director Donato Cabrera and the NHMF Orchestra

OPENING NIGHT: AMERICAN LANDSCAPES 

THURSDAY, JULY 9 at 8 PM

Dan Perkins, conductor

 

NATHANIEL STOOKEY  Big Bang

GROFÉ    Grand Canyon Suite

BARBER   School for Scandal Overture

BERNSTEIN    Symphonic Dances from West Side Story

 

DVOŘÁK IN AMERICA   

THURSDAY, JULY 16 at 8 PM

Donato Cabrera, music director

 

HOROWITZ   Dvořák in America

with multimedia & narration by Joseph Horowitz

    Kevin Deas, bass-baritone

HERBERT Cello Concerto No. 2

    Walter Gray, cello

DVOŘÁK    Symphony No. 9, “From the New World”

 

 

 

 

THIS PROGRAM IS PARTLY SUPPORTED BY A GRANT FROM THE NATIONAL ENDOWMENT OF THE HUMANITIES AS PART OF THE "MUSIC UNWOUND" CONSORTIUM


THE FOUR SEASONS

THURSDAY, JULY 23 at 8 PM

Donato Cabrera, music director

 

PHILIP GLASS   Company for String Orchestra

SCHUBERT   Symphony No. 3 in D Major

VIVALDI   The Four Seasons

   Charles Dimmick, violin


COMPOSER PORTRAIT:
NICO MUHLY

THURSDAY, JULY 30 at 8 PM

Donato Cabrera, music director

 

NICO MUHLY   So To Speak

NICO MUHLY   Pleasure Ground

   Nathan Wyatt, baritone


BRAHMS  Symphony No. 2

 

SEASON FINALE:

DONA NOBIS PACEM  

THURSDAY, AUGUST 6 at 8 PM

Festival Orchestra and Chorus
Donato Cabrera, music director

Dan Perkins, principal guest conductor/director of choral activities

 

MASON BATES   Devil’s Radio

TCHAIKOVSKY   Meditation and Melodie from Souvenir d’un lieu cher

SARASATE   Romanza andaluza and Zigeunerweisen

   Yulia Iglinova Milstein, violin

VAUGHAN WILLIAMS   Dona nobis pacem

   Tami Petty, soprano

   Paul Max Tipton, baritone

 

Single ticket prices range from $22-$75. 

50% discount for youth (age 18 and under) and college students with ID.

 

Program and artists subject to change.