Season Repertoire

Orchestra Repertoire for 2016-17 20th Anniversary Concert Season 

We are excited to announce special repertoire for our 20th Anniversary Season! (This is a partial listing of works to be performed by Philadelphia Sinfonia, Philadelphia Sinfonia Players, and Philadelphia Sinfonia Chamber Orchestra. Repertoire is subject to change.)

Philadelphia Sinfonia

La Mer - Claude Debussy (1862-1918)
Symphony No. 8 in F Major, Op. 93 - Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
An American in Paris - George Gershwin (1898-1937)
Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2 in C minor - Franz Liszt (1811-1886)
1812 Overture, Op. 49 - P.I. Tchaikovsky (1840-1893)
Marche Héroïque, Op. 34 - Camille Saint-Saëns (1835-1921)
Concerto Grosso for 3 String Orchestras - Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958)
Violin Concerto No. 1 in G minor, Op. 26 - Max Bruch (1838-1920) (featuring Philadelphia Orchestra Concertmaster, David Kim)


Philadelphia Sinfonia Players


Symphony No. 1 in C Major, Op. 21 - Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
L'Arlésienne Suite No. 2 - Georges Bizet (1838-1875)
Finlandia, Op. 26 - Jean Sibelius (1865-1957)
1812 Overture, Op. 49 - P.I. Tchaikovsky (1840-1893)
Poet & Peasant Overture - Franz von Suppe (1819-1895)
Sicilienne from "Pelléas et Mélisande Suite", Op. 80 - Gabriel Fauré (1845-1924)
Capriol Suite - Peter Warlock (1894-1930)
Selections from Rodgers and Hart for Solo Trumpet and Orchestra - Richard Rogers (1902-1979), Arr. by Jim Levendis (A special PSA 20th Anniversary commission featuring John Thyhsen, trumpet solo)


Philadelphia Sinfonia Chamber Orchestra


Sinfonia No. 3 in C Major - C.P.E. Bach (1714-1788)
Divertimento in F Major, K.138 - W.A. Mozart (1756-1791)
Theme and Variations for String Orchestra, Op. 97 - Alexander Glazunov (1865-1936)
Spanish Dance - Dmitri Shostakovich (1906-1975)
Simple Symphony, Op. 4 - Benjamin Britten (1913-1976)
Tres Minutos (Tango) - Astor Piazzolla (1921-1992)