Large Scale Classical Symphonic Concert Programmes 2011-2013  

NDA Orchestra, Conductor Simon Murphy

 

1. “Ein Heldenleben” (c. 42 Musicians)

  • L. v. Beethoven Symphony no. 3 in E Flat (“Eroica”)
  • W.A. Mozart Ouverture to “Don Giovanni”
  • B. Romberg Ouverture to “Ulysses”
  • L. v. Beethoven Ouverture to “Egmont”


2. “A Night at The Opera” (c. 45 Musicians)

  • G. Rossini Overture to “La Cenerentola” (“Cinderella”/„Aschenbrödel“)
  • D. Cimarosa Overture to “Il Matrimonio Segretto” (“The Secret Marriage”/„Die heimliche Ehe“)
  • Arias and Overtures from Rossini’s “Il Signor Bruschino” and “La Scala di Seta”
  • W.A. Mozart Concert Arias (Selection)
  • C. von Dittersdorf Overture to “Doktor und Apotheker”
  • C.M. von Weber Overture to “Oberon”
  • G. Rossini Overture to “La Gazza Ladra”


3. Dutch Crown Jewels (c. 30 Musicians)

  • F. Zappa “Cello Symphony” in B Flat
  • F. Schwindl Symphony in D
  • J. Schmitt Symphony in E Flat “The Hurdy Gurdy”
  • W.A. Mozart Andante in C for Flute and Orchestra
  • C.E. Graaf Symphony in D
  • C. Stamitz Symphony in C

 

4. Mozart’s Muse (c. 40 Musicians)

  • W.A. Mozart Concert Arias
  • Van Swieten Arias for Soprano and Orchestra
  • W.A. Mozart Adagio and Fugue in c
  • W.A. Mozart Symphony no. 41 in C “Jupiter”
  • L. v. Beethoven Symphony no. 1 in C (dedicated to Van Swieten)


5. “London Calling” (c. 40 Musicians)

  • J. Haydn Symphony no. 104 in D “London”
  • M. Clementi Overture in D
  • J. Haydn Symphony no. 101 in D “The Clock” („Die Uhr“)
  • J. Haydn Symphony no. 103 in E Flat “Drumroll” („Mit dem Paukenwirbel“)


6. “Fly me to the Moon” (c. 45 Musicians)

  • F. Mendelssohn-Bartholdy Ouverture to “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” („Ein Sommernachtstraum“) op. 21
  • W.A. Mozart Concert Aria “Ruhe Sanft” and C.M. von Weber Aria from “Der Freischütz”
  • G. Paisiello Aria from “La Molinara” („Die schöne Müllerin“)
  • D. Cimarosa Overture to “Il Matrimonio Segretto” (“The Secret Marriage”/„Die heimliche Ehe“)
  • G. Rossini Overture to “La Scala di Seta”
  • Mendelssohn-Bartholdy Symphony no. 4 in A op. 90 “Italian” („Italienische“)
  • C.M. von Weber Overture to “Oberon”


7. Beethoven’s Cellist (c. 40 Musicians)

  • J. Haydn Cello Concerto in C
  • B. Romberg Romanze for Violoncello and Orchestra
  • [or B. Romberg Ouverture to “Ulysses”]
  • P. Wranitzky Overture to “Oberon”
  • L. van Beethoven Symphony no. 2 in D


8. Magic Mushrooms, Spiders and Skyrockets (c. 35 Musicians)

  • J. Stamitz Symphony in D
  • J. Haydn Cello Concerto in C
  • F. Zappa Adagio for Cello and Orchestra
  • A. Filtz Symphony in A
  • J. Schobert Overture in F
  • W.A. Mozart Symphony no. 35 in D “Haffner”


9. “It’s about time” (c. 40 Musicians)

  • G. Rossini Overture to “La Cenerentola” (“Cinderella”/„Aschenbrödel“)
  • J. Haydn Symphony no. 101 in D “The Clock” („Die Uhr“)
  • D. Cimarosa Overture to “Il Matrimonio Segretto” (“The Secret Marriage”/„Die heimliche Ehe“)
  • G. Rossini Overture to “Il Signor Bruschino”
  • G. Rossini Overture to “La Scala di Seta”
  • Arias from “Il Signor Bruschino”, “La Scala di Seta“ and/or “The Secret Marriage”


10. Birth of the Symphony (c. 30 Musicians)

  • J. Stamitz Symphony in F-Dur
  • W.A. Mozart Andante in C for Flute and Orchestra
  • J.C. Bach Arias for Soprano and Orchestra
  • F. Zappa Adagio for Cello and Orchestra
  • J. Haydn Symphony no. 83 in g/G “The Hen” (”La Poule”)
  • J. Schmitt Symphony in E Flat “The Hurdy Gurdy”


11. „Familie Bach“ oder „Die Bach Söhne“ (c. 30 Musicians)

  • C.Ph.E. Bach Cello Concerto
  • C.F. Abel Flute Concerto no. 5 in G
  • Symphonies by W.F. Bach, C.P.E. and J.C.F. Bach


12. “Symphony Pastoral” (c. 45 Musicians)

  • J. Schmitt “The Dutch Haydn” “Symphony Pastoral” in C
  • J. Haydn Symphony no. 83 in g/G “The Hen” (“La Poule”)
  • J. Schmitt “The Dutch Haydn” Symphony in E Flat “The Hurdy Gurdy”
  • C.E. Graaf “Symphony Pastoral” in G
  • F. Mendelssohn-Bartholdy Symphony no. 4 in A op. 90 “Italian” („Italienische“)


13. Haydn is Boccherini’s Wife (c. 38 Musicians)

  • J. Stamitz Symphony in D
  • L. Boccherini Symphony in d op. 37 or Symphony in D op.42
  • D. Cimarosa Overture to „Il Matrimonio Segretto“ (“The Secret Marriage”/„Die heimliche Ehe“)
  • J. Haydn Cello Concerto in C
  • W.A. Mozart Overture to „Le Nozze di Figaro“ (“Marriage of Figaro”/„Die Hochzeit des Figaros“)
  • [Encore F. Mendelssohn-Bartholdy “Wedding March” (“Hochzeitsmarsch” from “Ein Sommernachtstraum”) op. 61 no. 9]


14. Mozart and Mannheim (c. 38 Musicians)

  • J.C. Bach Overture to “Themistocles”
  • W.A. Mozart and J.C. Bach Mannheim Arias
  • W.A. Mozart Andante in C for Flute and Orchestra
  • Orchestral Works by J. Stamitz, A. Filtz, C. Cannabich, J. Toeschi and F. Beck
  • W.A. Mozart Symphony no. 31 in D “Paris” („Pariser“)


15. “Bohemian Rhapsody” (c. 40 Musicians)

  • W.A. Mozart Symphony no. 38 in D “Prague” („Prager“)
  • W.A. Mozart Concert Arias with/or J.N. Hummel “Fantasy for Viola and Orchestra”
  • J.P. Vanhal Double Bass Concerto
  • I. Holzbauer Overture to “Gunther von Schwarzburg”
  • L. van Beethoven Symphony no. 2 in D


16. “Swinging Sixties” (c. 35 Musicians)

  • C.F. Abel Flute Concerto no. 5 in G
  • J.C. Bach Arias
  • J.C. Bach Overture to “Themistocles”
  • C. Stamitz Symphony in C


17. “Roman Holiday” (c. 40 Musicians)

  • F. Mendelssohn-Bartholdy Symphony no. 4 in A op. 90 “Italian” („Italienische“)
  • G. Rossini Overture to “La Scala di Seta”
  • D. Cimarosa Overture to “Il Matrimonio Segretto” (“The Secret Marriage”/„Die heimliche Ehe“)
  • Arias from Paisiello‘s „La Molinara“ („Die schöne Müllerin“), from “The Secret Marriage”, “Il Signor Bruschino” and “La Scala di Seta”


18. “Die Schöne Müllerin” (c. 40 Musicians)

  • G. Rossini Overture to “La Scala di Seta”
  • G. Paisiello Overture to “Die schöne Müllerin” (“La Molinara”)
  • D. Cimarosa Overture “Il Matrimonio Segretto” (“The Secret Marriage”/„Die heimliche Ehe“)
  • Arias from “The Secret Marriage”, “La Scala di Seta” and “Die schöne Müllerin”
  • W.A. Mozart Overture to “Le Nozze di Figaro” (“Marriage of Figaro”/„Die Hochzeit des Figaros“)
  • L. van Beethoven Symphony no. 1 in C


19. Top Ten (c. 38 Musicians)

  • J. Stamitz Symphony in D
  • F. Zappa “Cello Symphony” in B Flat
  • W.A. Mozart Andante for Flute and Orchestera in C
  • J.C. Bach Overture to “Themistocles”
  • G. Rossini Overture to “La Scala di Seta”
  • D. Cimarosa Overture to “Il Matrimonio Segretto” (“The Secret Marriage”/„Die heimliche Ehe“)
  • Arias from “The Secret Marriage”, “La Scala di Seta” and Paisiello‘s “La Molinara” („Die schöne Müllerin“)

 

Opera Productions 2011-2013 

Sacred Music Programmes 2011-2013

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