Previous Concerts

  • The Yale Symphony Orchestra’s begins its 52nd season joined by the Music in Schools Initiative performing the overture to Bernstein’s landmark musical, West Side Story. Featuring William Waite Concerto Competition winner James Carrabino performing Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 2, Smetana’s “The Moldau” from “My Fatherland” and Brahms’ passionate Symphony No. 3.

  • Join us in recognizing YSO seniors and previewing our tour to Russia over May 24-June 3, 2017. The concert is free and open to the public.

    Program:
    Samuel Barber - Overture to the School for Scandal
    Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov - Capriccio Espagnol
    Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky - Symphony No. 5 (2nd, 3rd, and 4th movements)

  • Join us in recognizing YSO seniors and previewing our tour to Russia over May 24-June 3, 2017. The concert is free and open to the public.

    Samuel Barber - Overture to the School for Scandal

    Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov - Capriccio Espagnol

    Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky - Symphony No. 5 (2nd, 3rd, and 4th movements) 

     
  • In our final concert of the year, the YSO presents Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 10 in E-flat major, joined by internationally acclaimed pianists Peter Frankl and Eva Virsik, and Gustav Mahler’s monumental Symphony No. 5, an epic work nearly unrivaled in musical depth and emotional scope. Herbert Von Karajan once said, “a great performance of the Fifth is a transforming experience.” We know you’ll agree.

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Piano Concerto No. 10 in E-flat Major, K. 365
    Gustav Mahler Symphony No. 5

  • Celebrated pianist Boris Berman joins the Yale Symphony in a performance of Bela Bartok’s masterwork, the majestic Piano Concerto No. 3. The concert concludes with Beethoven’s magnificent Pastoral Symphony.

    Arnold Schönberg - Verklarte Nacht
    Elias Brown, guest conductor
    Béla Bartók - Piano Concerto No. 3
    Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 6 “Pastoral”