• Historical CSO Repertoire

    2016-2017 Repertoire

    7 pm, Saturday, October 1, 2016
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor

    KRISTIN KUSTER Devil's Thumb

    GUSTAV MAHLER SYMPHONY NO 6 mvt 1,2 (Andante), 3 (Scherzo)

    @Bailey Hall, Cornell University

    Link to the Webcast

     

    7 pm, Saturday, November 19, 2016
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor

    GABRIELA LENA FRANK La Centinela y La Paloma (The Keeper and the Dover) with Jessica Rivera, soprano and Nilo Cruz, Poet

    GUSTAV MAHLER SYMPHONY NO 6 mvt 4 (Finale)
    @Bailey Hall, Cornell University

    Link to Webcast

     

    3 pm, Sunday, March 5, 2017

    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor

    3rd Annual Young Person's Concert featuring Instrument Petting Zoo before the concert

    RICHARD STRAUSS Fanfare for the Vienna Philharmonic [for brass ensemble

    TONIA KO Strange Sounds and Explosions Worldwide

    DMITRI SHOSTAKOVICH Cello Concerto No. 1 (mvt 1, 2)

    with 13th Annual Cornell Concerto Competition Winner Irene Jeong

    MORTEN LAURIDSEN O Magnum Mysterium​ [for brass ensemble]

    JOAN TOWER Clarinet Concerto with Richard Faria

    JEAN SIBELIUS Finlandia, Op. 26

    @ Bailey Hall, Cornell University

    Link to Webcast

     

    9 pm, Friday, April 7, 2017 (tour to Argentina)

    Chris Younghoon Kim, Andres Tolcachir, conductors

    Joint performance with Orchestra of Neuquén

    GUSTAV MAHLER Symphony No. 6

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    7 pm, Saturday, May 6, 2016

    with the Glee Club and Chorus

    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor

    JEAN SIBELIUS Symphony No. 7, Op. 105

    LILI BOULANGER Psalm 130 "De Profundis"

    @Bailey Hall, Cornell University

    Link to webcast

     

     

     

    2015-2016 season repertoire

    8 pm, Saturday, October 3, 2015
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor

    L.V. BEETHOVEN Leonore Overture No. 3

    KENNETH FROELICH Symphony No. 1 (New York Premiere)
    @Bailey Hall, Cornell University

    Link to webcast

     

    8 pm, Saturday, November 21, 2015
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor

    SAMUEL BARBER Second Essay for Orchestra

    CHARLES PECK Metropolitan for Orchestra
    RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Scheherazade
    @Bailey Hall, Cornell University

    Link to webcast

     

    3 pm, Saturday, March 12, 2016

    Kisun Sung, guest conductor

    2nd Annual Young Person's Concert featuring Instrument Petting Zoo before the concert

    12th Cornell Concerto competition Student winner Yujin Stacy Joo

    BORODIN On the Steppes of Central Asia

    SERGEI PROKOFIEV Piano Concerto No. 3 in C Major, Op. 26, Mvt. 1

    IGOR STRAVINSKY Firebird Suite (1919)

    @ Bailey Hall, Cornell University

    Link to webcast

     

    3 pm, Sunday, May 1, 2016

    Kisun Sung, guest conductor

    DAVID LUDWIG Fanfare for Sam

    P.I. TCHAIKOVSKY Romeo and Juliet

    JEAN SIBELIUS Symphony No. 2

    @Bailey Hall, Cornell University

    Link to webcast

     

     

     

    2014-2015 season repertoire

    7 pm, Sunday, October 5, 2014
    Andrés Tolcachir, conductor
    MARK DAL PORTO Song of Eternity CODA composition contest winner
    A. MARQUEZ Danzón Cubano n2
    A. GINASTERA Danzas del ballet Estancia
    Béla Bartók Concerto for 2 Pianos, Percussion and Orchestra op. BB121
    @Bailey Hall, Cornell University

     

    8 pm, Friday, November 14, 2014
    CK conductor
    CHRISTOPHER STARK soprano/orchestral work [world premiere] with Lucy Fitz Gibbon

    link to the performance
    GUSTAV MAHLER Symphony No. 5 in C# minor
    @Bailey Hall, Cornell University

     

    January, 2015
    Tour to Ireland
    collaboration with Royal Irish Academy of music
    also collaboration with Ian Doyle

     

    3 pm, Saturday, February 28, 2015
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor
    11th Cornell Concerto competition Student winner, Paul Huang, violin

    RICHARD WAGNER Overture to Rienzi (conducted by Tonia Ko)

    EDUARDO LALO Symphonie Espagnole, 1st Movement
    LEONARD BERNSTEIN Symphonic Dances from West Side Story 
    @ Bailey Hall, Cornell University

     

    730 pm, Saturday, April 25, 2015
    in Bailey Hall
    Cornell Charter Day Celebrations
    Joint concert with Glee Club and Chorus
    Cornell songs orchestrated by Tom Schneller
    STEVEN STUCKY Finale of Second Concerto for Orchestra
    ROBERTO SIERRA Unicorn and Dragon from his Carnival

    Link to the webcast

     

    4 pm, May 2, 2015

    Ford Hall, Ithaca College

    Ithaca International Conducting Masterclass with Larry Rachleff

    with IICM7 conductors

    OTTORINO RESPIGHI Pines of Rome

     

     

    2013-2014 season repertoire

    3 pm, Sunday, October 6, 2013

    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor

    James Spinazzola, associate conductor/composer, saxophone

    Symphony at the Movies:

    LEONARD BERNSTEIN Candide Overture (JS)

    LEONARD BERNSTEIN On the Waterfront Suite (CK)

    JAMES SPINAZZOLA Lost Treasures with silent film directed by written and directed by Gibson Frasier and Mark Shanahan (JS)

    JOHN WILLIAMS Raider’s March (JS)

    @Bailey Hall, Cornell University

     

    8 pm, Saturday, October 19, 2013

    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor

    Solisti Ensemble, combined string players of CCO, CSO, and IHS

    RALPH VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Five Variants of “Dives and Lazarus”

    @Bailey Hall, Cornell University

     

    3 pm, Sunday, November 17, 2013

    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor

    James Spinazzola, associate conductor

    Niccolo D. Athens, guest composer/conductor

    NICCO D. ATHENS Symphony in Two Parts (World premiere) (NA)

    P.I. TCHAIKOVSKY Symphony No. 4 (JS & CK)

    @Bailey Hall, Cornell University

     

    8 pm, Friday, March 7, 2014

    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor

    James Spinazzola, associate conductor

    TANIA LEON, guest composer

    TANIA LEON Batá (JS)

    TANIA LEON Kabiosile with Ryan McCullough (JS)
    Cornell Concerto Competition winner (CK)

    ERICH KORNGOLD Violin Concerto with Ji Min Yang(CK)

    ANTONIN DVORAK Cello Concerto with Daniel Cho(CK)

    RICHARD WAGNER Flying Dutchman Overture (CK)

    @ Bailey Hall, Cornell University

     

    April 28 - May 2, 2014

    Ithaca International Conducting Masterclass VI

    Carl St. Clair, masterclass teacher

    SERGEI PROKOFIEV Romeo and Juliet Suite

    @ Bailey Hall, Cornell University

     

    3 pm, Sunday, May 4, 2014

    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor

    Loren Loiacono, assistant conductor

    Saint-Saëns - Samson and Delilah - Bacchanale (LL)

    SERGEI PROKOFIEV selections from Romeo and Juliet Suite 1 and 2

    Montagues and Capulets, Suite II, 1

    Juliet the Young Girl, Suite II, 2

    Masks, Suite I, 5

    Balcony Scene, Suite I, 6

    Tybalt's Death, Suite I, 7

    Romeo at Juliet’s Grave Suite 2 No. 7

  • Link to old CSO website

     

    2012-2013 season repertoire

    Sunday, September 23, 2012 - 3:00 PM

    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor
    Ariana Kim, violin
    Felix Mendelssohn: Octet 1st mvt, arranged for string orchestra
    Antonio Vivaldi: Spring from Seasons with Ariana Kim, violin
    Astor Piazzolla: Primavera Portena with Ariana Kim, violin
     

    Thursday, October 4, 2012, 8:00 PM

    Cornell Symphony Orchestra

    Bailey Hall, Cornell University

    Hovhaness: Symphony No. 2, Mysterious Mountain conducted by Niccolo D. Athens

    Benjamin Britten : Piano Concerto, Op. 13 with Andrew Zhou, piano

     

    Friday, October 26, 2012, 8:00 PM

    Cornell Chamber Orchestra
    with the Cornell Glee Club and Chorus

    Sage Chapel, Cornell University

    Joseph Haydn: Harmoniemess with Arsenia Soto, soprano, Toby Newman, Mezzo-soprano, Nathaniel McEwen, tenor, Bring Ming Chu, baritone

     

    Thursday, November 15, 2012, 8:00 PM
    Cornell Symphony Orchestra
    Bailey Hall, Cornell University

    Peiying Yuan: Bi-Focal (World premiere of revised version)
    Dmitri Shostakovich: Symphony No. 5, Op. 47 in D minor

     

    Sunday, November 18, 2012, 3:00 PM

    Cornell Chamber Orchestra
    Barnes Hall, Cornell University

    Felix Mendelssohn: Octet 1st mvt, arranged for string orchestra

    Rebecca Lomnicky: Grandma Rebecca's Favorite with Rebecca Lomnicky, fiddle

    Antonio Vivaldi: Spring from Seasons with Ariana Kim, violin

    Astor Piazzolla: Primavera Portena with Ariana Kim, violin

     

    Saturday, March 2, 2013, 8:00 PM

    Cornell Chamber Orchestra

    Barnes Hall, Chamber Orchestra

    Edward Elgar: Serenade for Strings

    Benjamin Britten: Les Illuminations, Op. 18 with Judith Kellock

     

    Thursday, March 7, 2013, 8:00 PM
    Cornell Symphony Orchestra

    Bailey Hall, Cornell University

    Charles Cacioppo: New work written for CSO (world premiere)

    Samuel Barber: Piano Concerto 1st mvt with Vikram Potdar 9th Annual Cornell Concerto Competition Winner

    Edward Elgar: "Enigma" Variations, Op. 36

     

    Sunday, April 14, 2013, 3:00 PM
    Cornell Chamber Orchestra
    Barnes Hall, Cornell University

    Witold Lutoslawski: Grave for Cello and strings with Steven Doane, cello

     

    Sunday, April 21, 2013, 3:00 PM

    Cornell Symphony Orchestra

    Bailey Hall, Cornell University

    Witold Lutowslawski: Mala Suita

    L.V. Beethoven: Triple Concerto with Ariana Kim, violin, Inbal Segev, cello and Miri Yampolsky, piano

    Samuel Barber: Symphony No. 1, Op. 9

     

    Saturday, April 27, 2013, 4:00 PM
    Cornell Symphony Orchestra

    Ford Hall, Ithaca College

    L.V. Beethoven: Triple Concerto (CSO)
    Witold Lutoslawski: Concerto for Orchestra (ICSO)

     

    Saturday, April 27, 2013, 8:00 PM

    Cornell Chamber Orchestra

    Barnes Hall, Cornell University

    W.A. Mozart: Symphony No. 29 in A Major

    Steven Stucky: Music for Saxophones and Strings featuring the Prism Saxophone Quartet

     

    2011-2012 season repertoire

    Sunday, October 2, 3:00 PM

    Joint Concert with CCO and CSO
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor

    Bailey Hall, Cornell University

    J.S. Bach: Violin Concerto in A minor, BWV 1041 with Juliana Athayde

    J.S. Bach: Brandeburg Concerto No. 3

    Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 4 in G Major with Leah Summers

     

    Saturday, November 19, 2011, 8:00 PM

    Cornell Chamber Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor

    Barnes Hall, Cornell University

    Edward Elgar: Introduction and Allegro (Yaniv Attar, guest conductor)

    J.S. Bach: Double Violin Concerto in D minor, BWV 1043 with Nicholas DiEugenio and Susan Waterbury

    Josef Haydn: Symphony No. 47 (Ingrid Lestrud, Chun-Ming Chen and Samuel McCord, guest conductors)

    As part of the Johannes Schlaefli residency, conducting masterclass

     

    Sunday, November 20, 2011, 3:00 PM

    Cornell Symphony Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor

    Bailey Hall, Cornell University

    Marcus Karl Maroney: The Ever-Fixed Mark

    Johannes Brahms: Academic Festival Overture, Op. 80

    P.I. Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 5 (with Johannes Schlaefli)

     

    January 11-12, 2012

    Ireland Tour with members of the CSO and CCO
    A collaboration concert with Royal Irish Academy of Music orchestra
    link to photos from the tour

    Johannes Brahms: Academic Festival Overture, Op. 80 (James Cavanaugh, guest conductor)

    P.I. Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 5 (Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor)

     

    Saturday, March 10, 2012, 8:00 PM

    Cornell Symphony Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor

    Bailey Hall, Cornell University

    Jesse Jones: New work for orchestra (world premiere)

    L.V.Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 4 1st mvt.

    8th Annual Cornell Concerto Competition Winner (Eric Tan, piano)

    Camille Saint-Saens: Organ Symphony No. 3 with guest artist Daniel Kim, organ

     

    Saturday, March 31, 2012, 8:00 PM
    Festival Chamber Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor
    Barnes Hall, Cornell University
    Niccolo D. Athens: Berceuse Mystique (Mystical Lullaby) (world premiere) with conmposer conducting

    Peter Fahey: Through and Through, a fairy tale for female voice and ensemble with Judith Kellock (world premiere)

    Jesse Jones: Threshold with Zach Finkelstein (world premiere)

    Eric Nathan: Present Tense (world premiere)

     

    Sunday, April 22, 2012, 3:00 PM

    Cornell Chamber Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor

    Barnes Hall, Cornell University

    Carter Pann: Three Secrets in Maine (world premiere)

    Gustav Mahler: Adagietto from Symphony No. 5

    Pavel Haas: String Quarter No. 2 realized for String Orchestra

     

    Saturday, April 28, 2012, 4:00 PM

    Cornell Symphony Orchestra
    (each movement conducted by participants of the conducting masterclass with Larry Rachleff)

    Ford Hall, Ithaca College

    Sergei Prokofiev: Symphony No. 5 in Bb major (CSO)

    L.V. Beethoven: Symphony No. 3 "Eroica" (ICCO)

     

    Sunday, May 6, 2012, 3:00 PM

    Cornell Symphony Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor

    Bailey Hall, Cornell University

    Taylan Cihan: "An" [Turkish word for moment] for amplified accordion, orchestra and electronics featuring Annie Lewandowski(accordion), Andrew Lucia's live visuals conducted by Amit Gilutz, Niccolo D. Athens and Chris Younghoon Kim (world premiere)

    Sergei Prokofiev: Symphony No. 5 in Bb major, Op. 100

     

    2010-2011 season repertoire

    Sunday, October 17, 2010, 3:00 PM

    Cornell Chamber Orchestra
    Cornell Symphony Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor

    Bailey Hall, Cornell University

    Robert Schumann: String Quartet No. 3, Op. 41 (realized for string orchestra)
    Ralph Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on a theme of Thomas Tallis
    Kenneth Froelich: Pulse Mutations [a work by visiting composer Kenneth Froelich]
    Richard Strauss: Til Eulenspiegel's Merry Pranks

     

    Sunday, November 14, 2010, 3:00 PM

    Cornell Chamber Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor

    Barnes Hall, Cornell University

    Robert Schumann: Songs written in 1840 newly orchestrated by Cornell composers: Niccolo D. Athens, Amit Gilutz, Takuma Itoh, Eric Nathan, Yuan Peiying, Zachary Wadsworth and Steven Stucky. With Judith Kellock and Brad Hougham (Sponsored by the Cornell Council for the Arts) (pre-concert panel with Roger Moseley)
    John Harbison: Concerto for Oboe, Clarinet and Strings featuring Paige Morgan and Paul Wonjin Cho


    Saturday, December 4, 2010, 8:00 PM

    Cornell Symphony Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor
    Bailey Hall, Cornell University

    Ryan Gallagher: Throwback for Orchestra (world premiere)

    Morton Gould: Concerto for Orchestra

    Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky: 1812 Overture

     

        
    Saturday, March 12, 2011, 8:00 PM

    Cornell Chamber Orchestra
    Cornell Symphony Orchestra
    Rachel Lauber, guest conductor
    Bailey Hall, Cornell University

    Haydn: Symphony No. 46

    Shostavkovich: Chamber Symphony Op. 110a

    Samuel Barber: Second Essay for Orchestra, op. 17

    Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto No. 1 in B-flat minor, op. 23 (with Emily Choi, pianist)

    Paul Hindemith: Symphonie "Mathis der Maler"

     

    Saturday, April, 16, 2011, 7:00 PM
    Cornell Chamber Orchestra
    Rachel Lauber, guest conductor
    Hamilton College

    Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 1 with Miri Yampolsky

    Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 2 with Stefania Neonato

     

    Saturday, May 7 - Sunday, May 8, 2011

    Cornell Symphony Orchestra (4,5)
    Cornell Chamber Orchestra (1,2)
    Ithaca College Chamber Orchestra (3)

    [Joint concert with the Cornell Chamber and Symphony Orchestras and the Ithaca College Chamber Orchestra, with visting maestro Leon Fleisher conducting. Part of the Cornell Concert Series.]
    Leon Fleisher, guest conductor
    Bailey Hall, Cornell University

    Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 1 with soloist Miri Yampolsky (Cornell Faculty)

    Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 2 with soloist Stefania Neonato (Cornell D.M.A.)

    Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 3 with soloist Daniel Anastasio (Cornell '11)

    Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 4 with soloist Xak Bjerken (Cornell Faculty)

    Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 5 with guest soloist Claudio Martinez-Mehner (from Madrid, Spain)

     

    2009-2010 season repertoire

     
    Saturday, October 3, 2009, 8:00 PM

    Joint concert with Cornell Chamber Orchestra and Cornell Symphony Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor

    Bailey Hall, Cornell University
    Kristen P. Kuster: Beneath This Stone
    Benjamin Britten: Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra, Op. 34 with narrator Graeme Bailey
    Saint Saens: Carnival of the Animals and New Animals by Takuma Itoh, Peter Fahey, Zachary Wadsworth and Max Shuhan with soloists Miri Yampolsky and Blaise Bryski and narrator Graeme Bailey

     


    Saturday, November 21, 2009, 8:00 PM
    Cornell Chamber Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor
    Barnes Hall, Cornell University
    Haydn: Overtures(Sinfonias) in D Major, Hob. Ia:6 and I:106 (Damien Mahiet, guest conductor)
    Haydn: Keyboard concerto in G Major, Hob. XVIII:4 with Malcolm Bilson
    Haydn: Symphony No. 45 in F# minor, Hob. I:45 "Farewell"

     

    Saturday, November 21, 2009, 8:00 PM

    Auburn, NY
    Sunday, November 22, 2009, 3:00 PM

    Cornell Symphony Orchestra and Cornell Chorale
    Holland Jancaitis, guest conductor
    Sage Chapel, Cornell University
    F.J. Haydn: Lord Nelson Mass

    Sunday, December 6, 2009, 3:00 PM
    Cornell Symphony Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor
    Bailey Hall, Cornell University
    Wolf/Stucky: Eight Songs from the Spanisches Liederbuch
    Rachmaninoff: Symphonic Dances

        
    Sunday, March 7, 2010, 3:00 PM
    Cornell Symphony Orchestra and Cornell Chamber Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor
    Bailey Hall, Cornell University
    Nicholas Walker: A Grease Fantasy for Double bass and String orchestra with Nicholas Walker
    Maurice Chammah: Concerto for Oikos with the Indy Band Oikos
    Antonin Dvorak: Serenade for Strings, Op. 22
    Pablo de Sarasate: Zigeunerweisen featuring Aaron Wexler, winner of the 6th Annual Concerto Competition
    Jean Sibelius: Symphony No. 1, Op. 39, in E minor

     

    Saturday, April 17, 2010, 3:00 PM
    Cornell Chamber Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor
    Hamilton College
    Jesse Jones: For a Faded Mind for solo violin and chamber orchestra (world premiere) with Joseph Lin
    J.S. Bach: Concerto in E Major with Joseph Lin

        
    Saturday, April 24, 2010, 3:00 PM

    Cornell Symphony orchestra with Ithaca College Symphony Orchestra, as a part of the Ithaca International Conducting Masterclass with Gustav Meier.
    Each Movement conducted by participants of the conducting masterclass with Gustav Meier

    Ford Hall, Ithaca College
    Maurice Ravel: Daphnis et Chloe Suite No. 2

     

     

    Saturday, May 1, 2010, 8:00 PM
    Cornell Chamber Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor
    Barnes Hall, Cornell University
    Jesse Jones: For a Faded Mind for solo violin and chamber orchestra (world premiere) with Joseph Lin
    J.S. Bach: Concerto in E Major with Joseph Lin

     

    Sunday, May 2, 2010, 3:00 PM
    Cornell Symphony Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor
    Bailey Hall, Cornell University
    Eric Nathan: Icarus Dreamt
    P.I. Tchaikovsky: Francesca da Rimini: Symphonic Fantasy after Dante, Op. 32
    Maurice Ravel: Daphnis et Chloe Suite No. 2

     

     

    2008-2009 season repertoire

     

    October 5, 2008

    Cornell Chamber Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor

    Bailey Hall, Cornell University
    Anton Webern: Langsamersatz for Strings (conducted by Damien Mahiet)
    Samuel Barber: Summer of Knoxville, 1915, feat. Judith Kellock, soprano
    Evan Chambers: Concerto for fiddle and violin, feat. Susan Waterbury and Evan Chambers

     

     

    October 11, 2008

    Cornell Symphony Orchestra
    For the Division of Planetary Sciences of the American Astronomical Society Conference

    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor

    Bailey Hall, Cornell University
    Roberto Sierra: Anillos (world premiere)
    Gustav Holst: The Planets

     

    November 22 and 23, 2008

    Cornell Chamber Orchestra and Cornell University Chorale
    Catholic Church, Auburn, NY - Saturday, 8 pm (Holland Jancaitis, conductor)

    Sage Chapel, Ithaca, NY - Sunday, 3 pm (Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor)
    W.A. Mozart (Robert Levin Completion): Requiem, feat. Judith Kellock, soprano, Emilie Simoneau, alto, Thom Baker, tenor, and Adam Strube, bass

     

    December 5, 2008

    Cornell Symphony Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor
    Bailey Hall, Cornell University
    Christopher Stark: Drowning and Shoegazing for solo trombone with electronics and orchestra, feat. Mr. Stark
    Dmitri Shostakovich: Symphony No. 10 in E minor

     

    January 25, 2009
    Cornell Symphony Orchestra
    Light in Winter Arts Festival Concert

    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor

    Bailey Hall, Cornell University
    Roberto Sierra: Anillos, new commissioned work with Tim Feeney (percussion)

     

    March 1, 2009
    Cornell Symphony Orchestra and Cornell Chamber Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor

    Bailey Hall, Cornell University
    W.A. Mozart: Eine Kleine Nacht Musik with Joseph Lin (CCO)
    Alfred Schnittke: Piano Concerto, Xak Bjerken (CCO)
    Alberto Ginastera: Pampeana No. 2, with Adrianne Ngam, cello (CSO)
    Richard Strauss: Death and Transfiguration (CSO)

     

    April 4, 2009
    Cornell Festival Chamber Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor

    Barnes Hall, Cornell University

    Five world premieres of works by Cornell DMA Composers
    David Weaver: Combine for 14 players and live electronics
    Christopher Stark: Ignation Exercises
    Chris Gendall: Epithets with Judith Kellock
    Zachary Wadsworth: Variations on an Unheard Theme for chamber orchestra
    Ryan Gallagher: Tantrum for chamber orchestra

     

    April 28, 2009
    Cornell Chamber Orchestra with Cornell Wind Symphony
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor

    Bailey Hall, Cornell University
    Tom Schnauber: In memory of Henri Temianka (conducted by Damien Mahiet)
    HyeKyung Lee: Gust of Embers (world premiere) (conducted by Damien Mahiet)
    Felix Mendelssohn: Sinfonia No. 6 in Eb Major (performed without conductor)
    F. J. Haydn: Symphony No. 44 “Trauer” in E Minor

     

    May 2, 2009
    Cornell Symphony Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor

    Bailey Hall, Cornell University
    Francesco Antonioni: Machine inutili
    Steven Stucky: Son et Lumière, for orchestra
    Igor Stravinski: Firebird Suite (v. 1919)

     

     

    2007-2008 season repertoire

     

    September 30, 2007

    Cornell Symphony Orchestra and Cornell Chamber Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor

    Bailey Hall, Cornell University
    Leoš Janáček: Suite for Strings (CCO)
    Osvaldo Golijov: Last Round (CCO)
    Christopher Rouse: Bump from Phantasmata (CSO)
    Antonín Dvořák: Symphony No. 8 (CSO)

     

    October 31, 2007
    A Night of Fright at the Symphony: Cornell Symphony Orchestra and Ithaca College Symphony Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim and Jeffrey Meyers, conductors

    Bailey Hall, Cornell University
    Adam Glaser: March of the Little Goblins (CSO & ICSO)
    Camille Saint-Saëns: Danse Macabre (ICSO)
    Modest Mussorgsky: Night on Bald Mountain (CSO)
    Hector Berlioz: March to the Scaffold from Symphonie fantastique (ICSO)
    John Williams: Duel of the Fates from Star Wars (CSO & ICSO)

     

    November 9-11, 2007

    Cornell Chamber Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, John Rohwel, and Dorian Bandy, conductors
    A joint production with the Theater Department. Schwartz Center for the Performing Arts.
    Carlisle Floyd: Slow Dusk

     

    November 11, 2007
    Cornell Chamber Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor

    Barnes Hall, Cornell University
    J.S. Bach: Double Concerto with Anna Herforth, oboe, and Daniel Kim, violin
    Steven Stucky: Colburn Variations
    Roberto Sierra: Viola Concerto with Wendy Richman, viola

     

    December 2, 2007

    Cornell Symphony Orchestra and Cornell Chamber Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor

    Bailey Hall, Cornell University
    J.S. Bach: Double Concerto for Two Keyboards, BWV 1060, featuring Mike Lee and Chi-Chen Wu (CCO)
    Paul Leary: Do We See the Trends of Our Time? for Beatboxer and Orchestra, featuring Adam Matta (World Premiere) (CCO)
    Chris Gendall: Holy Rollers, for Turntable and Orchestra, featuring DJ Dubble8 (World Premiere) (CSO)
    Béla Bartók: Concerto for Orchestra (CSO)

     

    March 1, 2008

    Cornell Chamber Orchestra
    Scott Tucker, guest conductor
    Joseph Lin, violin/ guest conductor

    Barnes Hall, Cornell University
    Benjamin Britten: Simple Symphony
    J.S. Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 4

     

    March 9, 2008
    Cornell Symphony Orchestra
    Cynthia Johnston Turner, guest conductor
    Bailey Hall, Cornell University
    Sergei Prokofiev: Violin Concerto No. 1 in D Major, Op. 19 with Jian Liu, violin
    Marc Mellits: Jacob's Ladder from Brick
    George Gershwin: Porgy and Bess Symphonic Picture (Robert Russell Bennett) (CUWS)

     

    April 13, 2008

    Cornell Chamber Orchestra
    Scott Tucker, guest conductor
    Damien Mahiet, assistant conductor

    Barnes Hall, Cornell University
    Antonín Dvořák: Nocturne (conducted by Damien Mahiet)
    Alexander Borodin: Nocturne
    P.I. Tchaikovsky: Serenade for Strings in C major

     

    May 3, 2008
    Cornell Symphony Orchestra
    Cynthia Johnston Turner, guest conductor
    Bailey Hall, Cornell University
    Norbert Palej: Berceuse, 1940
    Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Capriccio Espagnol
    Vasily Kalinnikov: Symphony No. 1 in G Minor

     

     

    2006-2007 season repertoire

     

    October 1, 2006

    Cornell Symphony Orchestra & Chamber Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor

    Bailey Hall, Cornell University
    W.A. Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 17 in G major, K. 453 with Frederic Lacroix (CCO)
    W.A. Mozart: Magic Flute Overture (CSO)
    Leonard Berstein: Divertimento for Orchestra (CSO)
    Jean Sibelius: Finlandia (combined forces of CCO and CSO)

     

    October 19, 2006
    Cornell Chamber Orchestra & members of Symphony Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor

    Lincoln Hall, Cornell University
    Astor Piazzolla: Winter and Spring from Seasons with Andrew Eng (violin) (CSO)
    Jean Sibelius: Swan of Tuonela with Anna Herforth (English horn) (CCO)
    W.A. Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 12 in A major, K. 414 with Sezi Seskir (CCO)

     

    October 21, 2006

    Cornell Symphony Orchestra
    First Family Weekend Concert

    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor

    Bailey Hall, Cornell Univeristy
    Jean Sibelius: Finlandia

     

    October 26, 2006
    Cornell Symphony Orchestra
    Collage Concert: Made in America, Celebrating the inauguration of the newly renovated Bailey Hall

    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor
    Leonard Bernstein: Divertimento for Orchestra

     

    November 11, 2006
    Cornell Chamber Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor
    W.A. Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 9 in E-flat major, K. 271 with Tatiana Vassilieva
    W.A. Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 18 in B-flat major, K. 456 with Stefania Neonato

     

    December 1, 2006

    Cornell Chamber Orchestra
    St. Anne's Church in Rochester, NY. Culmination of a semester-long project with Malcolm Bilson.

    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor
    W.A. Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 17 in G major, K. 453 with Frederic Lacroix
    W.A. Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 12 in A major, K. 414 with Sezi Seskir
    W.A. Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 9 in E-flat major, K. 217 with Tatiana Vassilieva
    W.A. Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 18 in B-flat major, K. 456 with Stefania Neonato

     

    December 3, 2006

    Cornell Symphony Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor
    Bailey Hall, Cornell University
    Johannes Brahms: Double Concerto with Stephen Miahky, violin, and John Haines Eitzen, cello
    Dmitri Shostakovich: Symphony No. 1, Op. 10

     

    January 9-16, 2007

    Cornell Symphony Orchestra
    Tour to Berlin, Germany; concert at Evangelische Kirchengemeinde Grunewald, January 14, 2007.

    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor
    Johannes Brahms: Double Concerto with Stephen Miahky, violin, and John Haines Eitzen, cello
    Dmitri Shostakovich: Symphony No. 1, Op. 10

     

    February 26, 2007
    Cornell Chamber Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor

    Barnes Hall, Cornell University
    C.P.E. Bach: Double Concerto for harpsichord and forte piano, WQ. 47 with Annette Richards and David Yearsley
    Luciano Berio: Concertino with Richard Faria and Stephen Miahky
    Edward Elgar: Introduction and Allegro with Bryant Park String Quartet
    R.V. Williams: Fantasia on a Theme of Thomas Tallis

     

    March 4, 2007
    Cornell Symphony Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor

    Bailey Hall, Cornell University
    Jean Sibelius: Violin concerto with Cornell Concerto Competition winner, Charlene Kluegel
    Jean Sibelius: Symphony No. 2

     

    April 14, 2007
    Festival Chamber Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor

    Works by Cornell DMA composers.
    Chris Gendall: Agitato
    Xi Wang: Shattered Dream
    Steven Gorbos: Col Canto for 14 players
    David Weaver: Susurrus for 14 players

     

    April 22, 2007
    Cornell Chamber Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor

    Barnes Hall, Cornell University
    C.P.E. Bach: Sinfonia in D major (conducted by John Rohwel, student of Chris Kim)
    W.A. Mozart: Sinfonia Concertante with Roberto Diaz (viola) and Gabriela Diaz (violin)
    Béla Bartók: Music of Strings, Percussion, and Celesta

     

    April 29, 2007

    Cornell Symphony Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor
    Bailey Hall, Cornell University
    Gioacchino Rossini: La Gazza Ladra Overture
    Maurice Ravel: Piano Concerto in G with Xak Bjerken
    L.V. Beethoven: Symphony No. 6 in F major

     

     

    2005-2006 season repertoire

     

    October 2, 2005

    Cornell Chamber Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor
    Barnes Hall, Cornell University
    Aaron Copland: Quiet City with Julia Capurso (English Horn) and Olivier Theuriaillt (Trumpet)
    Edvard Grieg: Serenade for Strings (conducted by Mr. Theuriaillt)
    F.J. Haydn: Trumpet Concerto (Mr. Theuriaillt)
    Aulis Sallinen: Some aspects of Peltoniemi Hintrik's Funeral March

     

    October 16, 2005

    Cornell Symphony Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor
    Ford Hall, Ithaca College
    David Schober: Split Horizon (conducted by Sean Shepherd, student of Chris Kim)
    Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade

     

    October 29, 2005

    Cornell Chamber Orchestra with the Cornell Wind Ensemble and Cornell Jazz Ensemble I
    Family Weekend Concert

    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor
    Helen Newman Hall
    Aaron Copland: Appalachian Spring (13 instrument version)
     

    November 13, 2005

    Cornell Chamber Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor
    Barnes Hall, Cornell University
    J.S. Bach: Double Violin Concerto, BWV1043 with Susan Waterbury and Rebecca Ansel
    Derek Bermel: Soul Garden (string orchesta version) with Kate Vincent, viola
    Aaron Copland: Appalachian Spring (13 instrument version)

     

    December 4, 2005

    Cornell Chamber Orchestra
    Kendall Retirement Community

    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor
    Edvard Grieg: Serenade for Strings (conducted by Sean Shepherd, student of Chris Kim)
    Aaron Copland: Appalachian Spring (original 13 instrument version)

     

    December 10, 2005

    Risley Residential College Messiah Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor
    G.F. Handel: Messiah

     

    December 11, 2005

    Cornell Symphony Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor
    Ford Hall, Ithaca College
    Chris Gendall (Cornell DMA composer): So It Goes
    Johannes Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 1 in D minor, Op. 15 with Miri Yampolsky, conducted by Xak Bjerken
    Igor Stravinsky: Excerpts from Firebird Suite

     

    January 27-29, 2006

    Cornell Chamber Orchestra
    Mini-tour to New York City.

    Conducting master-class at Copland School of Music, Lefrak Hall, NY

    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor
    Aaron Copland: Appalachian Spring

     

    February 12-13, 2006

    Cornell Chamber Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor
    Barnes Hall, Cornell University
    Malcolm Bilson: Mozart concerts
    W.A. Mozart: Triple Piano Concerto with students of Malcolm Bilson

     

    March 5, 2006

    Cornell Chamber Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor
    Barnes Hall, Cornell University
    Sergei Prokofiev: Peter and the Wolf (Graeme Bailey, narrator)

     

    March 11, 2006

    Cornell Symphony Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor
    Ford Hall, Ithaca College
    Eduoard Lalo: Cello Concerto in D minor, 1st Movement, Cornell Concerto Competition winner Sarah Rice
    Dmitri Shostakovich: Symphony No. 9, Op. 70

     

    March 12, 2006
    Improvisation concert with members of CSO
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor

    Barnes Hall, Cornell University
    Kevin Ernste: Panopticon (world premiere)

     

    April 8, 2006
    Festival Chamber Orchestra Concert
    Featuring world premieres of works by DMA composition students

    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor

    Barnes Hall, Cornell University
    Key Rhie: Ice Ride
    Nobert Palej: Vistula's Lullaby
    Sean Shepherd: Piano Concerto (conducted by composer)
    Spencer Topel: Stations

     

    April 15, 2006

    Cornell Chamber Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor
    Barnes Hall, Cornell University
    Nicholas Walker: Pop Bass Concerto with Nicholas Walker (bass)
    Sergei Prokofiev: Peter and the Wolf (John Cleese, narrator)

     

    May 7, 2006

    Cornell Symphony Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor
    Ford Hall, Ithaca College
    Johannes Brahms: Nanie with Cornell Chorus (Scott Tucker, director of Choral activities conducting)
    Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 1 in D major, "Titan"

     

     

    2004-2005 season repertoire

     

    October 3, 2004

    Cornell Chamber Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor
    Barnes Hall, Cornell University
    Benjamin Britten: Serenade for tenor and horn, Op. 31 with David Gordon (tenor) and Alex Shuhan(horn)
    Franz Josef Haydn: Symphony No. 104 in D major

     

    October 17, 2004

    Cornell Symphony Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor
    Ludwig van Beethoven: Overture to Coriolan
    Jennifer Higdon: Blue Cathedral
    Antonín Dvořák: Symphony No. 7 in D minor

     

    October 23, 2004

    Cornell Symphony Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor
    Family Weekend Concert
    Helen Newman Hall, Cornell University
    Ludwig van Beethoven: Overture to Coriolan
    Jennifer Higdon: Blue Cathedral
    Antonín Dvořák: Symphony No. 7 in D minor

     

    November 14, 2004

    Cornell Chamber Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor
    Barnes Hall, Cornell University
    Igor Stravinsky: Pulcinella Suite
    Giovanni Battista Pergolesi: Stabat Mater with Judith Kellock and Milagro Vargas

     

    December 12, 2004

    Cornell Symphony Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor
    Kyle Blaha: Light (dark), conducted by Cynthia Johnston Turner
    Claude Debussy: Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune
    Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition (arr. Ravel)

     

    February 26, 2005

    Cornell Chamber Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor
    Barnes Hall, Cornell University
    Forrest Pierce: Cedri Lebani (world premiere)
    W.A. Mozart: Clarinet Concerto with Rick Faria
    W.A. Mozart: Double Piano Concerto in E-flat major, K. 375, with Xak Bjerken & Miri Yampolsky

     

    March 5, 2005

    Cornell Symphony Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor
    Gabriela Frank: Three Latin American Dances
    Cesar Franck: Symphonic Variations with Malcolm Bilson (piano)
    Sergei Prokofiev: Romeo & Juliet (compiled suite from 1 & 2)
     

    March 10, 2005

    Cornell Symphony Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor
    Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University
    Terry Riley: In C

     

    April 9, 2005

    Cornell Festival Chamber Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor

    Five World Premieres of Cornell DMA Composers
    Barnes Hall, Cornell University
    Spencer Lambright: Granite Statutes
    Xi Wang: Crows Over Wheatfield
    Chia Chi Chen: Song Cycle for Judith Kellock
    Steven Gorbos: Pineapple Slicer
    Tom Schneller: Harlequinade

     

    April 10, 2005
    Improvisation concert with members of CSO, CCO, CUWE
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor
    Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University
    John Cage: Child of Tree
    John Cage: Radio Music
    John Cage: Music for Amplified Toy Pianos

     

    April 28, 2005

    Cornell Chamber Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor
    Barnes Hall, Cornell University
    Liduino Pitombeira: Cello Concerto with Dennis Parker
    Dmitri Shostakovich: Chamber Symphony, Op. 110a

     

    May 5, 2005

    Cornell Symphony Orchestra
    Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor
    Ford Hall, Ithaca College
    Edvard Grieg: Piano Concerto in A minor with Cornell Concerto Competition winner Julie Moon
    Ottorino Respighi: Pines of Rome (with Brass players from Ithaca College School of Music)