2005-2006

Inaugural Concert

November 5, 2005
St. John the Divine Episcopal Church, Houston

Scott Yoo, Conductor
Christina Jennings, Flute Soloist and ROCO Principal Flutist

Program
Rossini, L’Italiana in Algeri: Overture – Surprise piece
Elgar, Introduction and Allegro for String Quartet and String Orchestra, Op. 47
Griffes, Poem for Solo Flute and Orchestra
Schubert, Symphony #5 in B-Flat Major D 485
Elgar, Chanson de Nuit, Op. 15, No. 1 — Encore

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Valentine Concert, 2006

February 11, 2006
St. John the Divine Episcopal Church, HoustonTanya Ratner, Conductor
Brian Lewis, Violin Soloist and ROCO Concertmaster
Alecia Lawyer, Oboe Soloist and ROCO Principal Oboist

Program
Laven, Beyond the Odyssey (World premiere) – Surprise piece
Copland, Appalachian Spring, Suite for 13 Instruments
J.S. Bach, Concerto for Violin and Oboe, BWV 1060
Faure, Pelleas and Melisande Suite, Op. 80
Mendelssohn, Scherzo from Midsummer Nights’ Dream — Encore

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Season Finale

May 6, 2006
St. John the Divine Episcopal Church, Houston

Christopher Zimmerman, Conductor
Timothy Jones, Baritone Soloist

Mozart
Adagio and Fugue for Strings, K. 546– Surprise piece

Debussy
Prelude to Afternoon of a Faun

Haydn
Symphony #83, G Minor, The Hen

Derek Bermel
Natural Selection: I. One Fly, IV. Dog, II. Spider Love (Houston premiere)

Ravel
Mother Goose Suite

Rimsky-Korsakov
Flight of the Bumblebee — Encore