2020-21 Severance Season

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    Bronfman Plays Beethoven

    September 17 & 19
    STRAVINSKY Concerto in D
    BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 2
    SCRIABIN Symphony No. 2

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  • Mozart's Requiem

    September 24, 27 & 30
    FELDMAN Rothko Chapel
    MOZART Requiem
    MOZART Ave verum corpus

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  • Bruckner's Ninth

    October 1 & 2
    ADÈS Angel Symphony US PREMIERE
    BRUCKNER Symphony No. 9

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  • Dvořák's Seventh

    November 5, 6, & 7
    DVOŘÁK Symphony No. 7
    MOZART Piano Concerto No. 21*
    BARTÓK Suite from The Miraculous Mandarin

    *not part of Nov. 6 Friday Matinee program

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  • Beethoven's Ode to Joy

    November 12 - 15
    UNSUK CHIN Puzzles and Games from Alice in Wonderland
    BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 9

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  • Mendelssohn & Strauss

    November 19 - 21
    DEUTSCH New Work - U.S. Premiere
    MENDELSSOHN Violin Concerto
    STRAUSS Also sprach Zarathustra

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  • Beethoven's First

    November 27 - 29
    HAYDN Overture to L'isola disabitata
    MENDELSSOHN Piano Concerto No. 1
    KRAUS Overture to Olympie
    BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 1

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  • Adams Conducts Adams

    December 3 - 4
    GABRIELLA SMITH Tumblebird Contrails
    ADAMS Must the Devil Have All The Good Tunes?
    PÄRT Fratres (for Violin Solo, Strings, and Percussion)*
    REICH Three Movements for Orchestra

    *not part of Dec. 4 Friday Matinee program

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  • Prokofiev's "Symphony-Concerto"

    January 7, 9, & 10
    TCHAIKOVSKY Suite No. 3
    PROKOFIEV Sinfonia Concertante for Cello and Orchestra
    MAGNARD Hymne à Vénus

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  • Yuja Wang Plays Rachmaninoff

    January 14 - 16
    SCHUBERT Symphony No. 6
    RACHMANINOFF Piano Concerto No. 1
    DVOŘÁK A Hero's Song [Heldenlied]

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  • All Russian: Tchaikovsky & Shostakovich

    February 4 - 6
    SHOSTAKOVICH Cello Concerto No. 2
    TCHAIKOVSKY Symphony No. 4

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  • Brahms' Second

    February 11, 13, & 14
    WALTON Violin Concerto
    BRAHMS Symphony No. 2

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  • Janáček and Prokofiev

    February 18 & 20
    JANÁČEK Taras Bulba
    PROKOFIEV Piano Concerto No. 1
    JANÁČEK The Fiddler's Child
    ADÈS Asyla

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  • Andsnes Plays Grieg

    February 25 - 28
    DEUTSCH Intensity for Orchestra WORLD PREMIERE
    SIBELIUS Symphony No. 7
    GRIEG Piano Concerto

    *not part of Feb. 26 Fri@7 program

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  • Korngold's Symphony in F Sharp

    March 4 & 6
    CORIGLIANO Conjurer
    KORNGOLD Symphony in F Sharp

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  • Prokofiev Symphony No. 5

    March 11 - 13
    BRITTEN Violin Concerto No. 1*
    PROKOFIEV Symphony No. 5

    *not part of Mar. 12 Friday Matinee program

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  • An Alpine Symphony

    March 18 - 20
    WIDMANN Viola Concerto
    STRAUSS An Alpine Symphony

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  • Szeps-Znaider Plays Bruch

    April 1 & 3
    CONNESSON Flammenschrift
    BRUCH Violin Concerto No. 1
    MAHLER Symphony No. 1 ("Titan")

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  • A Slavonic Mass

    April 8, 10, & 11
    JANÁČEK Glagolitic Mass

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  • Bach & Haydn

    April 15 - 17
    BACH Suite No. 4 in D major
    HAYDN Symphony No. 98
    HAYDN Organ Concerto in C major

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  • Ohlsson Plays Beethoven

    April 22 - 24
    BEETHOVEN Overture to King Stephen*
    BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 4*
    OLIVER Special Seasons and Services
    HATTON O God, Beneath Thy Guiding Hand
    ROOT Shining Short
    ANON Good Night, Ladies
    BISHOP Home, Sweet Home
    IVES A Symphony: New England Holidays

    *not part of Apr. 23 Fri@7 program

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  • Shostakovich's "Symphonic Requiem"

    April 29, 30, & May 1
    MEDTNER Piano Concerto No. 3*
    SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 8

    *not part of Apr. 30 Friday Matinee program

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  • The Rite of Spring

    May 6 - 8
    SZYMANOWSKI Violin Concerto No. 1
    STRAVINSKY The Rite of Spring
    BLOCH Winter Spring: Two Poems for Orchestra

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  • Strauss's Till Eulenspiegel

    May 13, 15, & 21
    STRAUSS Don Juan
    LIGETI Violin Concerto*
    STRAUSS  Macbeth, Symphonic Poem after Shakespeare's Drama
    STRAUSS Till Eulenspiegel's Merry Pranks

    *Not part of May 21 Friday Matinee program.

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  • Outsiders Festival: Otello

    May 22, 27, & 30
    VERDI Otello

    Opera Presentation, sung in Italian with projected supertitles

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  • Outsiders Festival

    May 28
    IVES From the Steeples and the Mountains
    SHOSTAKOVICH Lady Macbeth of the Mtsensk District: Passacagli (solo organ)
    GUBAIDULINA Light and Dark (solo organ)
    GLASS Satyagraha, Act III: Finale
    SCHWERTSIK Herr K. entdeckt Amerika
    BARBER Toccata Festiva for Organ and Orchestra

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  • Outsiders Festival 2

    May 29
    ADAMS Common Tones in Simple Time
    WALKER Lilacs
    GUBAYDULINA Light of the End

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