2015-16 "BLOCKBUSTER" SEASON 

Here are the dates and repertoire, more information to come soon. TO ORDER SEASON TICKETS, please call the symphony office at 701-478-3676, only single tickets are available online.
 

MASTERWORKS I – September 26 & 27        
MUSIC ON FIRE
    Igor Stravinsky         Firebird Suite  
    Takashi Yoshimatsu   “Cyberbird” for saxophone and orchestra  - featuring saxophonist Russ Peterson
    Manuel de Falla         Ritual Fire Dance
    Ottorino Respighi      The Pines of Rome    

 

MASTERWORKS II – November 14 & 15       
FROM THE NEW WORLD
    John Adams               Short Ride in a Fast Machine
    George Gershwin      Concerto in F - featuring pianist Rebecca Davis
    Antonin Dvorak          Symphony No. 9 "From the New World"   

 

MASTERWORKS III – January 23 & 24     
ROMEO & JULIET
    Sergei Prokofiev         Romeo & Juliet - Music from Orchestral Suites
    Peter Tchaikovsky      Romeo & Juliet Overture-Fantasy
    Daniel Breedon          Title TBA - FMSO-commissioned work for string orchestra inspired by Shakespeare
    Leonard Bernstein      West Side Story Symphonic Dances   

 

MASTERWORKS IV – March 12 & 13        
TEACHER & STUDENT
    featuring guest violinist Cho-Liang Lin, former teacher of FMSO Assistant Concertmaster Sonja Harasim
    Johannes Brahms         Academic Festival Overture - a side-by-side performance with FM Senior High Youth Symphony
    J. S. Bach                      Double Violin Concerto - featuring Cho-Liang Lin and Sonja Harasim
    Paul Dukas                  The Sorcerer’s Apprentice
    Peter Tchaikovsky        Violin Concerto - featuring Cho-Liang Lin

 

MASTERWORKS V – April 16 & 17       
PLEASURES OF THE FLESH
    Pablo de Serasate        Carmen Fantasy - featuring concertmaster Benjamin Sung
    Richard Strauss             Dance of the Seven Veils from "Salome"
    Carl Orff                         Carmina Burana