PAST SEASONS: 2015–2016

MAIN STAGE CONCERTS

IN PRAISE OF LOVE | October 23-25, 2015
Robin Sharp, violin
Meredith Clark, harp

CLAUDE DEBUSSY Danses sacrée et profane
THIERRY DE MEY Table Music
DAVID LANG the so-called laws of nature, part 3
NEBOJŠA JOVAN ŽIVKOVIC Trio per uno, Op. 27
LEONARD BERNSTEIN Serenade (after Plato’s Symposium)

 
FAREWELL TO 2015 | December 31, 2015; January 1 & 3, 2016
Benjamin Simon, conductor             Kathy Conner, English horn
Peter Lemberg, oboe                        John Freeman, trumpet
Karla Ekholm, bassoon                   Plus our 2015-2016 Debut Artists:
Eugene Chukhlov, violin                   Grace Huh, Sofie Ledor & Chili Ekman, violin
Eric Gaenslen, cello

FRANZ JOSEPH HAYDN Sinfonia Concertante in B flat, Op. 84
J. S. BACH Concerto for Three Violins, BWV 1064R
AARON COPLAND Quiet City
FRANZ JOSEPH HAYDN Symphony No. 45 in F-sharp minor (“Farewell”)

 


MAHLER LITE | February 26–28, 2016
Christine Brandes, soprano

GUSTAV MAHLER Symphony No. 4

 

REVOLUTIONARIES | April 29–May 1, 2016
Amy X Neuburg, vocals & electronics
with Squid Inc

IGOR STRAVINSKY Suite No. 1 for Small Orchestra (1925)
AMY X NEUBURG Hunger Strike (2016) [SFCO Commission & World Premiere] LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 7 in A major, Op. 92

The commissioning and production of Hunger Strike was made possible by GerbodeHewlett Foundations 2013 Music Commissioning Awards initiative, and was supported by the San Francisco Arts Commission through an Organization Project Grant. Additional support for this commission was provided by the Zellerbach Family Foundation.

 


FAMILY CONCERTS

NUTCRACKER SWEET | November 21–22, 2015
featuring The Puppet Company; Randal Metz, director

LEGEND OF SINGKIL | January 30–31, 2016
featuring the Eth-Noh-Tec Ensemble; Robert Kikuchi-Yngojo, director

CELEBRATING AMERICAN SONG | April 2–3, 2016
featuring the Piedmont East Bay Children’s Choir
with special guest Heidi Moss, soprano

 


VERY FIRST CONCERTS

MEET THE WOODWINDS | October 10, 17 & 18, 2015
Meet our musicians and learn about the reeds, keys, knobs, and tubes that make all the magic happen!

PLUS ONE | January 9 & 16, 2016
Open your ears wide and listen to the music change and grow as we start adding players one by one.

 

CLASSICAL AT THE FREIGHT

MENDELSSOHN & MOZART QUINTETS | October 12, 2015

HANNAH ADDARIO-BERRY: SCORDATURA | November 16, 2015

ROBERT HOWARD & FRIENDS | December 14, 2015

MOZART BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION | January 11, 2016

SCHUBERTIADE | February 8, 2016

RIMSKY-KORSAKOV STRING QUARTET & SALLY PORTER MUNRO | March 14, 2016

SQUID INC | April 11, 2016

THE HAYDN PROJECT | May 9, 2016

 

ANNUAL GALA FUNDRAISER

VIVALDI’S VANISHING VIOLA: A Musical Mystery In Four Seasons | MARCH 20, 2016

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