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Rehearsal Schedule

General Info

Most rehearsals take place at Cañada College Main Theatre.
See map and directions.

Report absences to personnel@redwoodsymphony.org.

Complete Season Schedule



September 23, 2017 Concert

Repertoire

  • Saint-Saëns: Piano Concerto #5 ("Egyptian") with Natalya Lundtvedt
    2+picc.2.2.2 / 4.2.3.0, timpani, 2 percussion, strings
  • Bates: Anthology of Fantastic Zoology (Bay Area premiere)
    3(III=picc).3(III=EH).3(II=Eb, III=bass).2+contra / 4.2.3.1, 4 percussion, harp, keyboard, strings
  • Intermission
  • Mussorgsky/Ravel: Pictures at an Exhibition
    3(II&III=picc).3(III=EH).2+bass.2+contra / 4.3(or 4).3.1, 5 percussion including celesta, harp, strings

Schedule

  • August 23 7-10 p.m. Bates, then Mussorgky
  • Friday August 25 7-10 p.m. Strings only
  • August 30 7-10 p.m. Mussorgky, then Bates
  • September 6 7-7:45 p.m. Saint-Saëns; 7:45-9 Bates; 9-9:45 Mussorgsky
  • September 13 7-7:45 p.m. Saint-Saëns; 7:45-9 Bates; 9-9:45 Mussorgsky
  • Friday September 15 7-7:30 p.m. Strings only; 7:30-10 Full orchestra (possible percussion sectional at 9:30)
  • September 20 7-7:45 p.m. Saint-Saëns; 7:45-8:30 Mussorgsky; 8:45-9:45 Bates
  • Friday September 22 Dress rehearsal
    7-7:45 p.m. Saint-Saëns; 7:45-9 Bates; 9-9:45 Mussorgsky
  • Saturday September 23 Concert
    8 p.m., 7:30 call
    Concert order:  

Concert Dress: Black with a splash of color

Black with a splash of color

November 18 , 2017

Repertoire 

  • Dvorak: Slavonic Dances No. 7 & 8 help
    2+picc.2.2.2 / 4.2.3.0, four percussion, strings
  • Corigliano: Mr. Tambourine Man with Diane Squires, soprano)
    3(II, III=picc).3(III=EH).3(III=Eb, bass).3(III=contra) plus alto/bari sax / 4.4.3.1, four percussion, piano, harp, strings
  • Bartók: The Miraculous Mandarin (complete ballet score)
    3(III=picc).3(III=EH).3(III=bass).3(III=contra) / 4(IV=tenor tuba).3.3.1, four percussion, piano, celesta/organ, harp, strings

Schedule

  • October 4 7-8:30 p.m. Bartók; 8:45-9:45 Corigliano
  • October 11 7-8:30 p.m. Bartók; 8:45-9:45 Corigliano
  • Friday October 13 String sectionals
  • October 18 7-8:30 p.m. Bartók; 8:45-9:45 Corigliano
  • Break for Halloween set
  • November 1 7:7:20 p.m. Dvorak; 7:20-9 Bartók; 9-9:45 Corigliano
  • November 8 7:7:20 p.m. Dvorak; 7:20-9 Bartók; 9-9:45 Corigliano
  • November 15 7:7:20 p.m. Dvorak; 7:20-9 Bartók; 9-9:45 Corigliano
  • Friday November 17 Dress rehearsal
     7:7:20 p.m. Dvorak; 7:20-8 Corigliano; 8:15-??? Bartók
  • Saturday November 18 Concert
      Call: 7:30 p.m.
      Concert: 8 p.m.

Concert Dress: Black with a splash of color

Black with a splash of color



December 8, 9, & 10 Messyah Concerts

Repertoire

  • Paul Ayres: Messyah
    strings, trumpet, keyboards

Schedule

  • Wednesday, November 29 Cañada College 7 P.M.
  • Monday, December 4 Campbell 7 P.M.
    Campbell United Methodist Church
    1675 Winchester Blvd. near Hamilton
  • Tuesday, December 5 Palo Alto 7 P.M.
    First United Methodist Church
    625 Hamilton Ave. at Webster
  • Friday, December 8 Concert Campbell 8 P.M.
  • Saturday, December 9 Concert Palo Alto 7 P.M.
  • Sunday, December 10 Concert San Franciso 4:30 P.M.
    St. Mark's Lutheran Church
    1111 O'Farrell St. at Franklin

Concert Dress: tba