Concert Season 2016 - 2017

Family & Friends Weekend Concert

Saturday, October 22 2016 4.00pm
Abbey Memorial Chapel, Mount Holyoke College
50 College St, South Hadley, MA 01075, USA.

  • Mount Holyoke College Chamber Singers
  • Mount Holyoke College Chorale
  • Mount Holyoke College Family and Friends Choir
  • Mount Holyoke College Glee Club
  • Mount Holyoke Symphony Orchestra

Programme:
Beethoven - iv. Finale: Allegro molto from Symphony No.3 in Eb Major "Heroic"
Johann Strauss Jr.- Tritsch-Tratsch Polka Op. 214

Free Admission


KIDS' MONSTERS BALL 

Saturday 29 October 2016 10.00am
Abbey Memorial Chapel, Mount Holyoke College
50 College St, South Hadley, MA 01075, USA.
Mount Holyoke Symphony Orchestra

Programme:
John Williams - Jurassic Park
Johann Strauss Jr. - An den Schönen, blauen Donau Op.314
John Williams - Jaws
Johann Strauss Jr - Roses from the South
John Williams - Adventures on Earth
Johann Strauss Jr - Tritsch Tratsch Polka Op.214

Tickets: Price is $5 for adults and $3 for Students and Children. Accompanying adults with groups of 4 or more children enter for free. Please also see our group offers here. Order here using our group order form.Tickets also available at the door.


MONSTERS BALL 
Tribute to John Williams
Saturday 29 October 2016 8.00pm
Abbey Memorial Chapel, Mount Holyoke College
50 College St, South Hadley, MA 01075, USA.
Mount Holyoke Symphony Orchestra

Programme:
John Williams - Jurassic Park
Johann Strauss Jr. - An den Schönen, blauen Donau Op.314
John Williams - Jaws
Modeste Mussorgsky - Pictures at an Exhibition
John Williams - Catch Me if You Can
Johann Strauss Jr - Roses from the South
John Williams - Adventures on Earth
Johann Strauss Jr - Tritsch Tratsch Polka Op.214
John Williams - Star Wars Suite

Tickets:Price is $5 for adults and $3 for Students and Children. Accompanying adults with groups of 4 or more children enter for free. Please also see our group offers here. Order here using our group order form.Tickets also available at the door.


Heroic Fantasies

Thursday 8 December 2016 8.00pm
Abbey Memorial Chapel, Mount Holyoke College
50 College St, South Hadley, MA 01075, USA.
Mount Holyoke Symphony Orchestra
Samantha Levreault (Flute)
Anna Shortridge (Horn) 

Programme:
Georges Hüe – Fantasie
Richard Strauss - Horn Concerto in Eb Major, Op.11
Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No.3 in Eb Major, Op.55 "Heroic"

Free Admission


MARY LYON CONCERTS

Saturday 21 January 2017 8.00pm
Chicago, IL, USA.

Programme:
Karen LeFrak - Ivan's Song
Nkeiru Okoye - Invitation to a Die-In
Louise Farrenc - Symphony No.3
Nkeiru Okoye - Songs of Harriet Tubman 
Tickets Available from the Mount Holyoke Club of Chicago.

Tuesday 24 January 2017 8.00pm
Abbey Memorial Chapel, Mount Holyoke College
50 College St, South Hadley, MA 01075, USA.
Mount Holyoke Symphony Orchestra

Programme:
Karen LeFrak - Ivan's Song
Nkeiru Okoye - Invitation to a Die-In
Louise Farrenc - Symphony No.3 
Nkeiru Okoye - Songs of Harriet Tubman 

Free Admission 


Mahler's First

Saturday 25 February 2017 8.00pm
Abbey Memorial Chapel, Mount Holyoke College
50 College St, South Hadley, MA 01075, USA.
Mount Holyoke Symphony Orchestra
Amy Chen (Violin)

Programme:
Mikhail Glinka - Overture to Rusian and Ludmilla
Performed by the Springfield Symphony Youth Orchstra conducted by Jonathan Lam
Ernest Chausson - Poeme
Featuring student soloist Amy Chen '17, violin, accompanied by the Mount Holyoke College Symphony Orchestra conducted by Ng Tian Hui
Gustav Mahler - Symphony No.1 "Titan"
Performed in collaboration with the Mount Holyoke Symphony Orchestra and the Springfield Symphony Youth Orchestra 

Free Admission


5th MHSO Concerto Competition

featuring student performers from Mount Holyoke College

Saturday 8 April 2017 2.00pm
McCulloch Auditorium, Mount Holyoke College
Student performers accompanied by Larry Schipull (Piano).

Program to be announced
Free Admission 


Musical Transformations

Friday 14 April 2017 8.00pm
Abbey Memorial Chapel, Mount Holyoke College
50 College St, South Hadley, MA 01075, USA.
Mount Holyoke Symphony Orchestra

Sara Davis Buechner (Piano)

Programme:

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Overture to "Idomeneo"
Cesar Franck - Symphonic Variations
Johannes Brahms - Variations on a Theme by Haydn Op.56a
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Concert Rondo in D Major K.382 Free Admission