16 June 2006

6:30 pm. Grant Park Music Festival. Jay Pritzker Pavilion. Chicago, IL.
(www.grantparkmusicfestival.com) (312.742.7638)

Grant Park Orchestra
Carlos Kalmar, conductor
Joffrey Ballet
Willy Shives as Romeo and Maia Wilkins as Juliet

Shostakovich: Festive Overture
Prokofiev: Ball Scene and Balcony Scene from Romeo and Juliet (Joffrey Ballet with the Grant Park Orchestra)
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 5

16 June 2006

8:00 pm. Classics Under the Stars.
Caldwell Park(corner of Highland Avenue and 26th Street). Birmingham, AL

(www.alabamasymphony.org) (205.251.7727)

Alabama Symphony Orchestra
Justin Brown, conductor

Concert includes:
Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet
Tchaikovsky: 1812 Overture

17 June 2006

7:30 pm. (no intermission). Grant Park Music Festival.
Jay Pritzker Pavilion. Chicago, IL

(www.grantparkmusicfestival.com) (312.742.7638)

Grant Park Orchestra
Carlos Kalmar, conductor
Joffrey Ballet
Joffrey Ballet 50th Anniversary Gala

Shostakovich: Festive Overture
Prokofiev: Ball Scene and Balcony Scene from Romeo and Juliet (Joffrey Ballet with the Grant Park Orchestra)
Glinka: Russlan and Ludmilla Overture
Field: Excerpts from Pas des Déesses (Joffrey Ballet)
Albinoni: Ricordi Per Due (Joffrey Ballet with Grant Park Orchestra)
Shostakovich: Celebration (Joffrey Ballet with Grant Park Orchestra)

29 June 2006

8:00 pm. The Philadelphia Orchestra at Mann Center for the Performing Arts, Fairmount Park. Philadelphia, PA
(www.philorch.org; www.manncenter.org) (215.893.1999)

Philadelphia Orchestra
Rossen Milanov, conductor
David Bilger, trumpet
Alon Goldstein, piano
Rinat Shaham, mezzo-soprano

Bloch: Proclamation
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 1
Prokofiev: Overture on Hebrew Themes
Bernstein: Jeremiah (Symphony No. 1)

29 June 2006

7:30 pm. Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center. New York City, NY

30 June 2006

8:00 pm. Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center. New York City, NY

2 July 2006

3:00 pm. Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center. New York City, NY
(www.newyorkphilharmonic.org) (212.875.5900; 212.875.5709)

New York Philharmonic Orchestra
Bramwell Tovey, conductor
Alexander Kobrin, piano

Borodin: Polovtsian Dances from Prince Igor
Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto No. 1
Prokofiev: Suite from Cinderella
Tchaikovsky: 1812 Overture

2 July 2006

4:00 pm. Aspen Music Festival. Benedict Music Tent. Aspen, CO
(www.aspenmusicfestival.com) (970.925.9042)

Aspen Festival Orchestra
David Robertson, conductor
Joyce Yang, piano

Marc-André Dalbavie: Ciaccona
Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 2 in G minor, op. 16
Brahms: Symphony No. 1 in C minor, op. 68

11 July 2006

8:00 pm. Philharmonic Concerts in the Parks - Prospect Park, Brooklyn, NY
(Enter at Grand Army Plaza, Prospect Park West at 9th Street or Bartel-Pritchard Circle at the intersection of Prospect Park West, Prospect Park Southwest and 15th Street.)

12 July 2006

8:00 pm. Philharmonic Concerts in the Parks - Great Lawn in Central Park, Manhattan, NY

13 July 2006

8:00 pm. Philharmonic Concerts in the Parks - Cunningham Park, Queens, NY

14 July 2006

8:00 pm. Philharmonic Concerts in the Parks - Snug Harbor Cultural Center,
Staten Island, NY

(Enter site at Fillmore Street, or Snug Harbor Road, and head towards South Meadows Concert Stage)
(www.newyorkphilharmonic.org) (212.875.5900; 212.875.5709)

New York Philharmonic Orchestra
Xian Zhang, conductor
Jennifer Koh, Violin

Tchaikovsky: Coronation March
Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto
Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet Suite

21 July 2006

8:00 pm. Davies Hall. San Francisco, CA
(www.sfssymphony.org) (415) 864-6000

San Francisco Symphony
Alastair Willis, conductor
Andrew von Oeyen, piano

Shostakovich: Festive Overture
Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto No. 1
Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet excerpts
Tchaikovsky: 1812 Overture

22 July 2006

7:30 pm. Ravinia Festival Pavilion.Highland Park, IL
(www.ravinia.org) (847.266.5100)

Chicago Symphony Orchestra
James Conlon, conductor
Men of the Chicago Symphony Chorus
Joyce Yang, Piano
Sergei Murzaev, Bass

Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 2 in G Minor, Op. 16
Shostakovich: Symphony No. 13, Op. 113 ("Babi Yar") (with supertitles)

2 August 2006

8:30 pm. Aspen Music Festival, Harris Concert Hall, Aspen, CO (www.aspenmusicfestival.com) (970.925.9042)

Jonathan Gilad piano

Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 3 in C major, op. 2, No. 3
Prokofiev: Piano Sonata No. 2 in D minor, op. 14
Chopin: Ballade No. 1 in G minor, op. 23
Chopin: Ballade No. 2 in F major, op. 38
Chopin: Ballade No. 3 in A-flat major, op. 47
Chopin: Ballade No. 4 in F minor, op. 52

3 August 2006

6:30 pm. Sun Valley Lodge Esplanade. Sun Valley, ID
(info@svsummersymphony.org) (208.622.5607)

Sun Valley Summer Symphony
Alasdair Neale, conductor
Steven Honigberg, cello

Bartók: Concerto for Viola, Op. post., transcribed for cello by Tibor Serly
Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet Suite No. 1

19 August 2006

7:30 pm. Grant Park Music Festival. Jay Pritzker Pavilion. Chicago, IL.
(www.grantparkmusicfestival.com) (312.742.7638)

Grant Park Orchestra
Carlos Kalmar, conductor
Stephen Hough, Piano

Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 5, Emperor
Prokofiev: Symphony No. 5

26 August 2006

8:00 pm. Blossom Music Festival, Cuyahoga Falls, OH
(www.clevelandorchestra.com) (800.686.1141)

Cleveland Orchestra
Franz Welser-Möst, conductor
Andrew Grams, conductor

Debussy: Printemps
Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet Suite
Mozart: Symphony No. 38 ("Prague")
Debussy: La Mer

29 August 2006

8:00 pm. Hollywood Bowl. Hollywood, CA
(www.hollywoodbowl.com) (323.850.2000)

Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra
Xian Zhang, conductor
Martin Chalifour, violin

Prokofiev: March and Scherzo from The Love for Three Oranges
Brahms: Violin Concerto
Prokofiev: Selections from Romeo and Juliet

25 May 2006