2017-2018 Season


September 3, 2017 at 7:00 pm
-- THIS CONCERT HAS BEEN CANCELLED
  • Grand Opera House, Galveston
  • Pops at the Grand -- CANCELLED
    • Pops Program
   

October 8, 2017 at 4:00 pm
  • Grand Opera House, Galveston
  • Brinton Plays Dvorak!
    • Collins: “Galveston Survives”
    • Dvorak: Cello Concerto, Op. 104
      • Brinton Smith, Cello
    • Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 4, “Italian”
   

December 3, 2017 at 4:00 pm
  • Grand Opera House, Galveston
  • Rachmaninov: Third Piano Concerto
    • Copland: “John Henry”
    • Coleridge-Taylor: Ballade for Orchestra, Op. 33
    • Bennett: Suite of Old American Dances
    • Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No. 3, Op. 30
      • Andrew Staupe, Piano
   

January 7, 2018 at 7:00 pm
  • Grand Opera House, Galveston
  • Pops Concert—Happy New Year:
    • Pops Program
   

February 11, 2018 at 4:00 pm
  • Grand Opera House, Galveston
  • Valentines Concert—The Tempest
    • Aagaard-Nielsen: “Awakening” for Wind, Brass, Percussion
    • Sibelius: The Tempest Suite No.1, Op. 109
    • Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto, Op. 35
      • Angelo Xiang Yu, Violin
   

March 11, 2018 at 4:00 pm
  • Grand Opera House, Galveston
  • Beethoven: Fifth Symphony
    • Weber: “Oberon” Overture
    • Hummel: Trumpet Concerto
      • Sam Huss, Trumpet
    • Beethoven Symphony No. 5, Op. 67
   

April 22, 2018 at 4:00 pm
  • Grand Opera House, Galveston
  • From Youthful Passion to Artistic Salvation
    • Massenet: “Phedre” Overture
    • Saint Saens: Piano Concerto No. 2, Op. 22
      • Anton Nel, Piano
    • Shostakovich: Symphony No. 5, Op. 47