David Alexander Rahbee

conductor

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January 26, 2017, 7:30pm, Meany Theater, University of Washington
Side- by-Side concert with Seattle Symphony
David Alexander Rahbee
and Ludovic Morlot, conductors

Program includes:
Beethoven:
Leonore overture no. 3, op. 72b
Berlioz:
Judges of the Secret Court, overture, op. 3
Copland:
Fanfare for the Common Man 
Gershwin: Cuban overture

December 9, 2016, 7:30pm, Meany Theater, University of Washington
UW Symphony Orchestra
and Jonathan Biss, piano

Moszkowski: Prelude and Fugue, op. 85
Beethoven: PIano Concerto no. 1, in C major, op. 15

Tchaikovsky:
Symphony no. 5, in E minor op. 64

November 4, 2016, 7:30pm, Meany Theater, University of Washington
UW Symphony Orchestra and Saeunn Thorsteinsdottir, cello

Martinů: Memorial to Lidice, H. 296
Shostakovich:
Cello Concerto no. 1, in E-flat, op. 107
Brahms:
Symphony no. 4, in E minor, op. 98

August 3, 2016, The Pierre Monteux School and Music Festival
Ensemble Tremblay

Bach: Brandenburg concerto no. 4
Mozart: Piano concerto in E-flat, K107 no. 3, after a sonata by JC Bach
(Michael Shane Wittenberg, piano)
Sibelius: Suite Mignonne, op 98a
Schubert: Rondo in A major, D438
Robert Fuchs: Serenade no. 3, in E minor, op. 21

June 3, 2016, Meany Theater, University of Washington
UW Symphony Orchestra

program to include concerto competition winners

RachmaninoffPiano Concerto No. 2
Vaughan Williams
Tuba Concerto
Brahms: Adacemic Festival overture, op. 80

May 13, 2016, Kane Hall 130, University of Washington
Lecture-concert: Oppression-Faith-rebellion-Freedom: A View of Beethoven's Fifth
Beethoven:
Symphony no. 5 in C minor, op. 67

April 25, 2016, Benaroya Hall, Seattle
UW Chamber Orchestra and combined university choirs

program includes:
Haydn:
Mass in Time of War

March 11, 2016, Meany Theater, University of Washington, Seattle
UW Symphony Orchestra

program includes:
Rachmaninoff:
Symphony No. 2 in E minor, op. 27

February 12, 2016, Meany Theater, University of Washington, Seattle
UW Symphony Orchestra

program includes:
Barber:
Violin Concerto, Glenn Dicterow (violin)
Borodin:
Polovtsian Dances

January 14, 2016, Meany Theater, University of Washington, Seattle
UW Symphony Orchestra with Bill Frisell and friends

program to include Ives: The Unanswered Question

December 11, 2015, Meany Theater, University of Washington, Seattle
UW Symphony Orchestra

Schumann: Symphony no. 4 in D minor (original 1841 version)
Sibelius:
Luonnotar, op. 70 with Cyndia Sieden, soprano
Richard Strauss:
Death and Transfiguration, op. 24

November 6, 2015, Meany Theater, University of Washington, Seattle
UW Symphony Orchestra

Sibelius: Two Humoresques, for violin and orchestra, op. 87
Stravinsky:
Violin concerto, Maria Larionoff (violin)
Beethoven:
Symphony No. 3 in E-flat, op. 55 "Eroica"

July 29, 2015, Pierre Monteux School
Ensemble Tremblay

Haydn: Symphony No. 1 in D major
Mozart: Sinfonia Concertante in E-flat, K. 364,
Stan Renard, (violin), Ashleigh Gordon (viola)
Mozart: Piano Concerto no. 12 in A major, K. 414, Michael Shane Wittenburg (piano)
Mozart: Symphony no. 37 in G major K. 444 (mostly by Michael Haydn)

July 31, 2015, University of Maine, Farmington
August 2, 2015, Pierre Monteux School
Ensemble Tremblay

Bach: Concerto for Oboe in F major, reconstructed from Harpsichord concerto in
E major, BWV 1053, Gerry Reuter (oboe)
Saint-Säens: Havanaise, op. 83  Stan Renard, violin
Mendelssohn: Concerto in D minor for violin, piano and strings
Allison Kiger (flute, replacing violin), Phillip Silver (piano)

June 6, 2015, 8:00 PM, The Chapel in the Good Shepherd Center
Seattle Modern Orchestra
Pre-concert presentation at 7:30 PM

Kate Soper: Door for voice, flute, sax, electric guitar, accordion (Seattle Premiere)
Fausto Romitelli:
Blood on the floor, Painting 1986 for 8 musicians
(Seattle Premiere)
Kate Soper:
Now is Forever: I. Orpheus and Eurydice for voice and ensemble
(World Premiere)
Georg Friedrich Haas:
Monodie for ensemble (Seattle Premiere)

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May 13, 2015, Brechemin Auditorium, UW
UW Chamber Orchestra 
Mozart and Beyond
with Luke Fitzpatrick and Jason Moody, violins, and members of
Grand Harmonie

Mozart: Nachtmusik, Serenade for winds, no. 12 in C minor K388    
Colin Matthews: To Compose Without the Least Knowledge of Music...
A realization of A Musical Dice Game by W. A. Mozart
Schnittke: Moz-Art à la Haydn 
Raskatov: Five minutes from the life of Mozart
Berio: Divertimento for Mozart, based on a theme from the Magic Flute
Mozart: Divertimento for 2 horns and strings in F: A Musical Joke, K. 522

April 24, 2015, Meany Theater, UW
UW Symphony Orchestra 
Side-by-side with the Seattle Symphony 
Ludovic Morlot
and David Alexander Rahbee, conductors

Beethoven: Egmont overture, op. 84 (UW Symphony)
Stravinsky: Pulcinella suite (Seattle Symphony)
Debussy: Prélude à "L'après-midi d'un faune" (UW Symphony)
Ravel: Ma Mère l'Oye (Mother Goose) Suite (Side by Side, cond. Ludovic Morlot)

April 12, 2015, 6 pm
Audimax (Auditorium Maximum, Ruhr-Universität), Bochum, Germany

11th annual Bochum Orchestra Academie concert, under the auspices of the Bochemer Symphoniker

Beethoven: Egmont overture, op. 84
Sibelius: En Saga, op. 9

Tchaikovsky: Symphony no. 5 in E minor, op. 64

March 13, 2015, Meany Theater, UW
UW Symphony Orchestra

David Alexander Rahbee, conductor
Featuring UW Concerto competition winners.

Elgar: Cello Concerto, Op. 85 (selections)
Reinecke: Flute concerto, Op. 283
Chopin:
Piano Concerto no. 1
Sibelius: Finlandia

March 14, 2015, 4 pm
East Shore Unitarian Church, Bellevue, WA. 

Seattle Symphony's Native Lands Project: Potlatch Symphony Performance
Music by Janice Giteck
David Alexander Rahbee, conductor

The Native Lands Community Composition project started with the desire to build cultural understanding and respect through music between the Seattle Symphony and tribal nations in the Puget Sound region. This jointly created composition was premiered last season and will be performed again in this exciting concert. Participants will include Native artists Swil Kanim and Paul “Che oke ten” Wagner and youth, students from Cornish College of the Arts, and musicians of the Seattle Symphony.

February 20, 2015, Meany Theater, UW
UW Chamber Orchestra
with Cyndia Sieden, Soprano
Stephen Stubbs and David Alexander Rahbee, conductors

Mozart: Overture and arias    (cond. Stubbs)
Haydn:
 Symphony no. 92 in G major, "Oxford" (cond. Rahbee)

February 19, 2015, in the Lycium at the UW Hub
UW Strings

Quinton Morris, guest violin soloist

Sibelius: Andante Festivo
Kurt Atterberg
: Adagio Amoroso for violin and strings
Schubert
: Rondo in A for violin and strings, D438
Mozart:
 Eine Kleine Nachtmusik, K. 525  

January 29, 31, 2015, Benaroya Hall, Seattle
Seattle Symphony,
Ludovic Morlot, conductor

Charles Ives: Symphony No. 4 (offstage conductor)

January 23, 2015, Benaroya Hall, Seattle
UW Symphony Orchestra
Ludovic Morlot and David Alexander Rahbee, conductors

Joël-François Durand: Le Tombeau de Rameau 
Poulenc:
Concerto for Two Pianos and orchestra in D minor
Robin McCabe and Craig Sheppard, pianists (UW faculty)
Tchaikovsky
: Symphony no. 4 in F minor, op. 36 (Conducted by Ludovic Morlot)

December 5, 2014, Meany Theater at UW
UW Symphony Orchestra, UW Opera Theater

Respighi: Fountains of Rome   
Puccini
: Gianni Schicchi (concert performance)

October 30, 2014, Meany Theater at UW
UW Symphony Orchestra, Women of the UW Chorale, Jeff Fair, horn soloist

anniversaries: Shakespeare 450/Strauss 150

Dvorak: The Water Goblin, op. 107
Richard Strauss
: Horn concerto no. 1 in E flat, op. 11
with Jeff Fair, UW faculty and principal horn, Seattle Symphony
Mendelssohn
: Overture and Incidental music to A Midsummernight's Dream, op. 21 & 61

July 30, 2014, Pierre Monteux School
Ensemble Tremblay
Haydn:
Sym. nr. 26 "Lamentatione"
Honegger:
Concertino Pastorale (Allison Kiger, Flute; Gerry Reuter, English horn)
Mozart
: Oboe concerto (Gerry Reuter, oboe)

Friday, June 6, 2014
UW Symphony Orchestra
Sarasate: Navarra
Rachmaninoff: Rhapsodie on a theme of Paganini
Mussorgsky/Ravel: Pictures at an Exhibition

Thursday, May 8, 2014, Boston
Saturday, May 10, 2014, New York City
Grand Harmonie
Shakespeare the Romantic

Nineteenth-century music inspired by Shakespeare, in celebration of his 450th birthday, featuring Mendelssohn's incidental music for A Midsummer Night's Dream.

Sunday, May 18th, 2014, Leverkusen, Germany
Kammerphilharmonie Berlin-Brandenburg
CPE Bach: Sinfonie Nr.4 A-Dur Wq 182
CPE Bach: Klavierkonzert d-Moll Wq 23
W.A. Mozart: Klavierkonzert C-Dur KV 415
W.A. Mozart:  Divertimento KV 136 in D-Dur

Tuesday, April 22, 2014
UW Symphony Orchestra and Chorus 
program to include:
Schubert:
Intende voci, Offertorium, D. 963

Saturday, April 5, 2014
Delibes:
 Coppélia at the Olympic Ballet Theatre & School

Saturday, March 22, 2014, 8:00 pm
Kennett Symphony
(Pennsylvania)
Finalist for the position of Music Director
Spring Concert
Beethoven:
Symphony No. 6 in F major, Op. 68, Pastoral
Copland: 
Appalachian Spring 

Friday, March 14, 2014
UW Symphony Orchestra
with Valerie Muzzolini Gordon, principal harp, Seattle Symphony
Nielsen
: Pan and Syrinx, op. 49
Ginastera
: Harp Concerto
Brahms
: Symphony No. 2, op. 73, D major

Friday, February 14, 2014
UW Symphony Orchestra with concerto competition winners
Gordeli:
Flute concerto
Franck:
Symphonic Variations
Brahms:
Piano Concerto no. 1 in D minor, op. 15

Friday, January 24, 2014
Chamber Orchestra, University of Washington
Mozart: Concerto, Oboe, K. 314 (285d), C major - Kristin Olson, oboe
Haydn: Symphony No. 83, G minor "the Hen"

Thursday, January 30, 2014
Chamber Orchestra, University of Washington
program to include:
CPE Bach: Berliner sinfonia in E minor, wq 178
Haydn: Symphony no. 59 "Fire"

Friday, December 6, 2013
University of Washington Symphony Orchestra

with Alexander Velinzon, concertmaster, Seattle Symphony
Wagner: Prelude & Liebestod from Tristan und Isolde
Toru Takemitsu: A Flock Descends into the Pentagonal Garden (1977)
Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto, in D major, op. 35

Thursday, October 24, 2013
University of Washington Symphony Orchestra
with David Gordon, principal trumpet, Seattle Symphony
Hindemith: Noblissima Visione, ballet suite
(Celebrating the 75th anniversary of the composition of Noblissima Visione and commemorating the Hindemith semicentennial.)
Arutunian: Trumpet Concerto - David Gordon, trumpet
Beethoven: Symphony no. 7 in A major, op. 92

Sunday, March 3, 2013, at 3:00 pm
Whatcom Symphony Orchestra with Sarah Chang, violin
Mount Baker Theatre, Bellingham, Washington
Program:
Barber: Essay No. 2, Op. 17
Bernstein/Newman: Suite from West Side Story
Dvorak: Symphony No. 9 "From the New World"

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Sunday, November 11, 2012 at 8 pm
Guest conductor with the Boston New Music Initiative
First Church – 66 Marlborough Street, Boston, MA
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July 26th 2012 at 6 pm
Bruckner: Symphony no. 7 in E major, arranged for chamber ensemble by Hanns Eisler, Erwin Stein and Karl Rankl
With members of l'Orchestre de la Francophonie.
La Société des Arts technologiques, Montreal.

Concert with the Orchestre de la Francophonie,
August 6th, 2011, 8 pm, Salle Claude Champagne, Montréal 

Mendelssohn: Märchen von der schönen Melusine, op. 32
Beethoven: Piano concerto no.5 in E-flat major, op.73, "Emperor"
Jean Desmarais, piano
Nielsen: Symphony No. 2, op.16 "The Four Temperaments"

Recent Engagements

March 10, 2017, 7:30pm, Meany Theater, University of Washington
UW Symphony Orchestra and concerto competition winners
David Alexander Rahbee and Ludovic Morlot, conductors

Messiaen: Les offrandes oubliées 
Ibert: Flute Concerto (mvts 1 & 2)
Grieg: Piano Concerto (mvt. 1)
Sibelius: Violin Concerto (mvt. 1) 
Ravel: Pavane pour une infante défunte
Ravel: La Valse

April 8, 2017, 7:30pm, Merrill Wright Mainstage, On the Boards, Seattle, Washington
Coming Together,
with Richard Lefebvre, vocals

Louis Andriessen: Workers Union
James Tenney:
Swell Piece No. 2
Frederic Rzewski:
Coming Together

April 21, 2017, 7:30pm, Brechemin Auditorium, University of Washington
UW Chamber Orchestra with Mary Lynch, oboe,

Bach: Cantata No.26 "Ach wie flüchtig, ach wie nichtig"
Telemann: Oboe Concerto in E minor TWV 51  - Mary Lynch, oboe
Haydn: Symphony no. 39, in G minor

April 28, 2017, 7:30pm, Brechemin Auditorium, University of Washington
UW Chamber Orchestra

Petris Vasks: Violin Concerto: Distant Light - Luke Fitzpatrick, violin
Mozart: Symphony no. 40, in G minor, K550

July 11th 2017, Festival Orchestra, Hawaii Performing Arts Festival.
(rep TBA)

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