Season Repertoire

Orchestra Repertoire and Season Highlights for 2019-20

We are excited to announce the following repertoire selections for this upcoming season! (This is a partial listing of works to be performed by Philadelphia Sinfonia, Philadelphia Sinfonia Players, and Philadelphia Sinfonia Chamber Orchestra. Repertoire is subject to change.)

Philadelphia Sinfonia

Pictures at an Exhibition - Modest Mussorgsky (1839-1881), arr. by Maurice Ravel
Performed in a special multi-media presentation

Symphony No. 3 in E-flat Major, Op. 55 "Eroica" - Ludvig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
Celebrating the 250th anniversary of Beethoven's birth

Les Preludes - Franz Liszt (1811-1886)

Concerto for Viola and Orchestra - Bela Bartok (1881-1945)
Featuring Rachel Ku, viola, of The Philadelphia Orchestra

Salute to John Williams!
Featuring several of Williams' beloved original movie music scores

The Nutcracker Suite No. 1, Op. 71A - P.I. Tchaikovsky (1840-1893)

William Tell Overture - Gioachino Rossini (1792-1868)

Special new commission celebrating the work of former Board President Carol Brown
Written by Eliza Brown, composer, cellist and Philadelphia Sinfonia alumni

Philadelphia Sinfonia Players

Rosamunde Overture, D. 797 - Franz Schubert (1797-1828)

Symphony No. 41 in C Major, K. 551 - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)

Romance in F Major, Op. 50 - Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
Featuring Booker Rowe, violin, of The Philadelphia Orchestra
Celebrating the 250th Anniversary of Beethoven's birth

Carmen Suite No. 1 - Georges Bizet (1838-1875)

Marche Slave, Op. 31 - P.I. Tchaikovsky (1840-1875)

Variations on a Shaker Melody - Aaron Copland (1900-1990)

Rodeo 'Hoe-Down' - Aaron Copland (1900-1990)

Duke Ellington! A Medley for Orchestra - Duke Ellington (1899-1974)

Light Cavalry Overture - Franz von Suppé (1819-1895)

Special consortium commission of a new orchestral work by Erica Ball

Philadelphia Sinfonia Chamber Orchestra

Reportoire To Be Announced...