2022-23 SEASON CONCERTS

Williamsburg Symphony: Beethoven’s Fifth
Thursday, February 2, 2023—7:30 PM
Williamsburg Community Chapel, Williamsburg, VA
Michael Butterman, conductor
Eunice Kim, violin
Xavier Foley, double bass

MICHAEL ABELS  Global Warming
XAVIER FOLEY  For Justice and Peace
BOTTESINI  Gran Duo Concertante
BEETHOVEN  Symphony No. 5



Williamsburg Symphony: Side-by-side with the Williamsburg Youth Orchestra

Sunday, February 5, 2023—4 PM
Williamsburg Community Chapel, Williamsburg, VA
Michael Butterman, conductor



Havana Chamber Orchestra

Saturday, February 18, 2023—6 PM
Basilica de San Francisco de Asís, Havana, Cuba
Michael Butterman, conductor
Aldo López-Gavilán, pianist

WALKER Lyric for Strings
WARLOCK Capriol Suite
BLOCH Concerto Grosso No. 1
LÓPEZ-GAVILÁN Danza del dragon violeta
LÓPEZ-GAVILÁN Epilogo



Shreveport Symphony: Dvořák and Bruch

Saturday, March 4, 2023—7:30 PM
RiverView Theater
Michael Butterman, conductor
William Hagen, violin

BUTTERWORTH  The Banks of Green Willow
BRUCH  Scottish Fantasy
DVOŘÁK  Symphony No. 8



Lancaster Symphony

Friday, March 10, 2023—7:30 PM
Saturday, March 11, 2023—2 PM & 7 PM

First Presbyterian Church of Lancaster, Lancaster, PA
Michael Butterman, conductor
Luigi Mazzocchi, violin

WALTON  Suite from Henry V
VAUGHAN WILLIAMS  The Lark Ascending
ELGAR  Enigma Variations



Williamsburg Symphony: Guitar Virtuoso

Thursday, March 16, 2023—7:30 PM
Williamsburg Community Chapel, Williamsburg, VA
Michael Butterman, conductor
Jason Vieaux, guitar

VIVALDI  Guitar Concerto in D
RODRIGO  Concierto de Aranjuez
BRAHMS  Symphony No. 3



Boulder Philharmonic Rachmaninoff Festival: Jackiw Plays Bruch

Saturday, March 25, 2023—7 PM
Macky Auditorium
Michael Butterman, conductor
Stefan Jackiw, violin

BUTTERWORTH  The Banks of Green Willow
BRUCH  Scottish Fantasy
RACHMANINOFF Symphonic Dances



Boulder Philharmonic Rachmaninoff Festival: Ravel and Rachmaninoff

Saturday, April 22, 2023—7 PM
Macky Auditorium
Michael Butterman, conductor
Angela Cheng, piano

LEIGHA AMICK  Resound Boulder Commission
RAVEL  Piano Concerto in G
RACHMANINOFF  Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
TCHAIKOVSKY  Romeo and Juliet: Fantasy-Overture



Shreveport Symphony: Beethoven’s 5th Symphony

Saturday, May 6, 2023—7:30 PM
RiverView Theater
Michael Butterman, conductor
Crystal Jiang, piano (Wideman Piano Competition Gold Medalist)

ANNA CLYNE  Pivot
PROKOFIEV  Piano Concerto No. 2
BEETHOVEN  Symphony No. 5



Lancaster Symphony

Friday, May 12, 2023—7:30 PM
Saturday, May 13, 2023—2 PM & 7 PM

First Presbyterian Church of Lancaster, Lancaster, PA
Michael Butterman, conductor
Xavier Foley, double bass

XAVIER FOLEY  For Justice and Peace
BOTTESINI  Gran Duo Concertante
CARLOS SIMON  Fate Now Conquers
BEETHOVEN  Symphony No. 5



Williamsburg Symphony: Rhapsody in Blue

Thursday, May 25, 2023—7:30 PM
Williamsburg Community Chapel, Williamsburg, VA
Michael Butterman, conductor
Jon Nakamatsu, piano

GINASTERA  Four Dances from Estancia
RAVEL  Piano Concerto in G
COPLAND Four Dance Episodes from Rodeo
GERSHWIN  Rhapsody in Blue