2021-22 SEASON CONCERTS

Shreveport Symphony: Concierto de Aranjuez
THURSDAY, JUNE 2, 7:30 PM   |  buy tickets
First Baptist Church, Shreveport
Michael Butterman, conductor
Jason Vieaux, guitar

Solo works for guitar:
J.S. BACH  Presto from Violin Sonata No. 1
ALBÉNIZ/Barrueco  Asturias
ARMSTRONG/Vieaux  What a Wonderful World
ELLINGTON/Vieaux  In a Sentimental Mood

Orchestral works:
RODRIGO  Concierto de Aranjuez
STRAUSS  Suite from Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme with narrator

2022-23 SEASON CONCERTS

Shreveport Symphony: Beethoven’s 9th Symphony
September 24, 2022—7:30 PM
RiverView Theater
Michael Butterman, conductor
Paul Groves, tenor
Centenary College Choir

BEETHOVEN  Symphony No. 9, “Choral”



Boulder Philharmonic: Hymn to the Earth
October 8, 2022—7 PM

Macky Auditorium
Michael Butterman, conductor
Matthew Plenk, tenor
Boulder Phil Chorus

MICHAEL ABELS  Global Warming
DREW HEMENGER Ozymandias: To Sell a Planet (world premiere)
MOZART  Overture to Don Giovanni
WAGNER  Trauermusik from Götterdämmerung
STRAUSS  Don Juan



Shreveport Symphony: The Music of ABBA performed by ABBAcadabra

October 15, 2022—7:30 PM
Michael Butterman, conductor
RiverView Theater



Boulder Philharmonic: Gran Duo – Higdon & Foley
November 12, 2022—7 PM

Macky Auditorium
Michael Butterman, conductor
Xavier Foley, contrabass
Eunice Kim, violin

JENNIFER HIGDON  Suite from Cold Mountain (Colorado premiere)
XAVIER FOLEY  For Justice and Peace
BOTTESINI  Gran Duo Concertante
DVOŘÁK   Symphony No. 8



Shreveport Symphony: Holiday Pops with Megan Hilty

December 17, 2022—7:30 PM
RiverView Theater
Michael Butterman, conductor
Megan Hilty, vocalist



Boulder Philharmonic: Afternoon with Bruckner
January 22, 2023—4 PM

Macky Auditorium
Michael Butterman, conductor
Charles Wetherbee, violin

MOZART  Violin Concerto No. 5
BRUCKNER  Symphony No. 7



Shreveport Symphony: Mozart’s Haffner Symphony

January 28, 2023—7:30 PM
RiverView Theater
Michael Butterman, conductor
Eunice Kim, violin
Xavier Foley, double bass

HAYDN  Symphony No. 6, “Le Matin”
BOTTESINI  Gran Duo Concertante
XAVIER FOLEY  For Justice and Peace
MOZART  Symphony No. 35, “Haffner”



Shreveport Symphony: Dvořák and Bruch

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



Boulder Philharmonic Rachmaninoff Festival: Jackiw Plays Bruch
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
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

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