2021 Season Concerts


Brevard Music Center Orchestra (BMCO)

Faculty and College Division Students

The BMCO will be divided into two orchestras, and both orchestras will present a concert each week.


WEEK 1

Friday, July 9

Conductor:Keith Lockhart

Soloist:Anne Akiko Meyers, violin

Repertoire:CARLOS SIMON Fate Now Conquers

 LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN Violin Concerto

 LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 7

Saturday, July 10

Conductor:Keith Lockhart

Soloist:Jordan Bak, viola

Repertoire:WILLIAM WALTON As You Like It: A Poem for Orchestra After Shakespeare

 WILLIAM WALTON Viola Concerto

 W.A. MOZART Symphony No. 40


WEEK 2

Friday, July 16

Conductor:Keith Lockhart

Soloist:Lara Downes, piano

Repertoire:FLORENCE PRICE Piano Concerto

 ANTONIN DVOŘÁK Symphony No. 9, "From the New World"

Saturday, July 17

Conductor:Keith Lockhart

Soloist:Christine Lamprea, cello

Repertoire:OTTORINO RESPIGHI Trittico Botticelliano

 P.I. TCHAIKOVSKY Rococo Variations

 RICHARD STRAUSS Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme


WEEK 3

Friday, July 23

Conductor:JoAnn Falletta

Soloist:Melissa White, violin

Repertoire:ADOLPHUS HAILSTORK Three Spirituals for Orchestra

 W.A. MOZART Violin Concerto No. 3 in G major

 JEAN SIBELIUS Symphony No. 2

Saturday, July 24

Conductor:JoAnn Falletta

Soloist:Bokyung Byun, guitar

Repertoire:GABRIELA LENA FRANK Elegía Andina

 JOAQUÍN RODRIGO Concierto Aranjuez

 LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 5


WEEK 4

Friday, July 30

Conductor:Ken Lam

Soloist:Norman Krieger, piano

Repertoire:CAROLINE SHAW Entr'acte

 LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 3

 FRANZ JOSEPH HAYDN Symphony No. 104, "London"

Saturday, July 31

Conductor:Richard Kaufman

Repertoire:"Hollywood Under the Stars" Featuring the Music of John Williams


WEEK 5

Wednesday, August 4 - Saturday, August 7

Opera:PUCCINI Gianni Schicchi (no orchestra)

Saturday, August 7

Conductor:Keith Lockhart

Soloist:Concerto Winner(s)

Repertoire:Opening Work TBD

 ZOLTÁN KODÁLY The Peacock Variations

Sunday, August 8

Conductor:Keith Lockhart

Soloist:Garrick Ohlsson, piano

Repertoire:LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 4

 P.I. TCHAIKOVSKY Symphony No. 4