New Brunswick Chamber Orchestra

Reframing Classical Music

2017-18 Season

NBCO@Zimmerli
SUNDAY OCTOBER 1, 2017  2:00 PM
"AFTER CLARA" - SOLD OUT!
     OPENING SALON AT ZIMMERLI ART MUSEUM

NBCO@Zimmerli
SUNDAY NOVEMBER 19, 2017  2:00 PM
"BAD ATTITUDE"
     AUTUMN SALON AT ZIMMERLI ART MUSEUM

NBCO@Zimmerli
SUNDAY JANUARY 21, 2018  2:00 PM
"WANDERLUST"
     WINTER SALON AT ZIMMERLI ART MUSEUM

NBCO@Christ Church
SUNDAY FEBRUARY 18, 2018  5:00 PM
"MACHINES"
    NEW BRUNSWICK CHAMBER ORCHESTRA

NBCO@Zimmerli
SUNDAY APRIL 22, 2018  2:00 PM
"ANGELS & DEMONS"
     SPRING SALON AT ZIMMERLI ART MUSEUM

NBCO@Christ Church
SUNDAY MAY 20, 2018  5:00 PM
"TAKE FLIGHT"
    NEW BRUNSWICK CHAMBER ORCHESTRA 


 

NEW BRUNSWICK, NEW JERSEY

 

Interested in finding out some of the repertoire we've played?  Here's a list of everything we've done in the past few seasons, with the most recent first:

 

begBORROWsteal    June 3, 2017

Michael Daugherty  “Strut”
Alexa Canales  “Once More” 
Sebastian Currier “Next Atlantis”
John Corigliano  “Voyage”
Dmitri Shostakovich “Chamber Symphony in C minor, Op. 110a” (arr. Barshai)

NBCO@ZIMMERLI  May 7, 2017
    “Hidden Variables”
Johann Sebastian Bach "Art of the Fugue - Contrapunctus XIV"
Charles Ives "String Quartet No. 1 - From the Salvation Army"
Ludwig van Beethoven "String Quartet No. 10 - Allegretto con Variazioni"
David Wolfson "Deep Woods"
Terry Riley "G Song"
Dmitri Shostakovich "String Quartet No. 8 - Allegretto”

NBCO@ZIMMERLI  January 29, 2017
    “Dark Matter”
Jeffrey Ryan "Quantum Mechanics - I. Fission"
Bela Bartok "String Quartet No. 5 - IV. Andante"
Felix Mendelssohn "String Quartet No. 6 - II. Allegro Assai"
John Luther Adams "The Wind in High Places"
Pavel Haas "String Quartet No. 2 - II. The Moon and I"
Jeffrey Ryan "Quantum Mechanics - III. Fusion"

NBCO@ZIMMERLI  October 30, 2016
     “Beginnings”
Michael Nyman "String Quartet No. 3 - I. Beginning"
Franz Joseph Haydn "String Quartet No 1. - I."
Ludwig van Beethoven "String Quartet No. 1 - I."
Caroline Shaw "Entr'acte"
Terry Riley "Sunrise of the Planetary Dream Collector"
William Bolcom "Three Ghost Rags - I. Poltergeist”

FOUR X 4    June 4, 2016
Judd Greenstein  “Four on the floor"
Jinsil Lee “The Beginning”
Mohammed Fairouz “The Named Angels”  -I. Mikhael’s Thunder
Alberto Ginastera “Concerto per corde”

NBCO@ZIMMERLI    April 24, 2016
Antonin Dvorak: "String Quartet No. 3" III. Allegro energico - Trio
Osvaldo Golijov: "Yiddishbbuk" - II. 
Anqi Liu - "Pastoral"
Mohammed Fairouz - "The Named Angels" I. Mikhael's Thunder & III. Jibreel at Hira

NBCO@ZIMMERLI    January 30, 2016
Caroline Shaw “Punctum"
Ludwig van Beethoven "String Qt. No. 13 in B-flat Major: IV. Alla danza tedesca V. Cavatina”
Kevin Puts "Credo"

NBCO@ZIMMERLI    November 22, 2015
Juan Antonio Simarro "String Quartet No. 1"
Pedro Vilarroig "String Quartet No. 2: 1st and 3rd mvmt"
Joaquin Turina "La oración del torero"
Enrique Granados "Piano Quintet: Molto presto"

REFLECTIONS    June 7, 2015
Aulis Sallinen  “Aspekteja Peltoniemen Hintrikin surumarssista" (Some Aspects of Peltoniemi Hintrik’s Funeral March)
Liza Sobel  “Skin” 
Wojciech Kilar  “Orawa”
Stephen Paulus  “Concerto for Organ, Strings and Percussion” 

NBCO@ZIMMERLI    May 3, 2015
Einojuhani Rautavaara "Notturno e Danza"
Arvo Pärt "Fratres"
Liza Sobel "Skin"
Erkki-Sven Tüür "Conversio"
André Previn "Song"

NBCO@ZIMMERLI    March 7, 2015
Caroline Shaw "Punctum"
Augusta Read Thomas "Eagle at Sunrise" from 'Sun Threads'
Terry Riley "Good Medicine Dance" from 'Salome Dances for Peace'
Anqi Liu "⭕️"

NBCO@ZIMMERLI    January 11, 2015
Philip Glass: String Quartet No. 2 "Company"
Samuel Livingston: Quintet in C Major
John Corigliano: "Soliloquy"
Dmitri Shostakovich: String Quartet No. 7

CELEBRATION WEEKEND    June 15, 2014
Edgar Girtain IV "Four Catalan Songs"
Arvo Pärt  "Fratres"
Lou Harrison  "Estampie" from String Quartet Set
Christopher Theofanidis  "Visions and Miracles"
Tarik O'Regan  "Triptych"

CELEBRATION WEEKEND    June 14, 2014
Aaron Copland  "Quiet City"
Igor Stravinsky  "Concerto in E-flat Major (Dumbarton Oaks)"
Benjamin Britten  "Serenade for Tenor, Horn, and Strings"
Aaron Copland  "Appalachian Spring"

CELEBRATION WEEKEND    June 13, 2014
Franz Schubert  "String Quartet No. 12 in C minor (Quartettsatz)"
Paul Moravec  "Vince & Jan: 1945"
Lou Harrison  "String Quartet Set"
Astor Piazzola  "Tango, for four"

VISIONS    May 5, 2013
Franz Liszt  "Angelus! Prière aux anges gardiens"
Aaron Jay Kernis  "Musica Celestis"
Joel Phillips  "Ark of My Dreams"
John Adams  "Shaker Loops"

TRANSFORMATIONS    February 23, 2013
Geminiani/Wiancko  "La Follia - Variations for String Orchestra"
Edgar Girtain IV  "Finger of Death about Four in the Morning"
Paul Moravec  "Morph"
Astor Piazzola  "Quatro Estaciones Porteñas (Four Seasons of Buenos Aires)"

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