Howard County High School GT Orchestra

These were some of the highlights of previous years. Please visit our current season page to see our current and planned repertoire.

2016-2017 Repertoire

  • Copland: Buckaroo Holiday and Hoedown from Rodeo
  • Rossini: William Tell
  • Berlioz: Rakoczi March
  • Faure: Requiem
  • Mendelssohn: Hebrides Overture
  • Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake
  • Gershwin: Cuban Overture
  • Mozart: Overture to the Marriage of Figaro
  • Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet
  • Shostakovich: Symphony #5, 1st and 4th mvts.
  • Dvorak: Carnival Overture
  • Copland: Clarinet Concerto (Madelyn Armes, Clarinet)
  • Hindemith: Symphonic Metamorphosis

2015-2016 Repertoire

  • Tchaikovsky: Nutcracker Suite
  • Borodin: Symphony #2
  • Borodin: Polovetsian Dances
  • Beethoven: Symphony #5, 3rd and 4th mvts.
  • Wagner: Die Meistersinger Overture
  • Rimsky-Korsakov: Capriccio Espagnole
  • Prokofiev: Symphony #7
  • Saint-Saens: Bacchanale from Samson and Delila
  • Grieg: Piano Concerto

2014-2015 Repertoire

  • De Meij: Lord of the Rings, Gandalf
  • Brahms: Symphony #1, 4th mvt.
  • Smetana: The Bartered Bride, Overture
  • Rimsky-Korsakov: Russian Easter Overture
  • Beethoven: Fidelio Overture
  • Mahler: Symphony #2, 1st mvt.
  • Elgar: Cello Concerto in E minor, 1st mvt
  • Berlioz: Roman Carnival Overture
  • Sibelius: Symphony #2, 3rd and 4th mvt.
  • Stanley Leonard: Circus for percussion ensemble
  • Bach/Stokowski: Toccata and Fugue in d minor
  • Bruch: Violin Concerto #1, 1st mvt.
  • Dukas: The Sorcerer's Apprentice
  • Beethoven: Symphony #6, Mvts. 4 and 5

2013-2014 Repertoire

  • Die Zauberflote Overture (Mozart)
  • Symphony #2, 1st Mvt. (Brahms)
  • Deus Ex Machina (Lortz)
  • Star Wars Suite (Williams)
  • Symphony #6, 3rd and 4th mvt. (Tchaikovsky)
  • Violin Concert No. 2, 1st Mvt. (Prokofiev)
  • Symphony #8 (Dvorak)
  • Le Corsaire Overture (Berlioz)
  • Cello Concerto No. 1, 1st mvt. (Saint-Saens)
  • Vetrate di Chiesa, II. San Michele Arcangelo (Respigi)
  • Sigfried's Funeral March from Gotterdammerung (Wagner)
  • The Three Cornered Hat (deFalla)

2012-2013 Repertoire

  • Romeo and Juliet Fantasy Overture (Tchaikovsky)
  • Ma Vlast (My County), II. The Moldau (Smetana)
  • Symphonie Fantastic, IV. Marche au supplice and V. Songe d'une nuit du Sabbat (Berlioz)
  • Short Ride in a Fast Machine (Adams)
  • Enigma Variations (Elgar)
  • Piano Concerto #3 (Prokofiev)
  • Symphony #1, 1st and 4th mvts. (Mahler)
  • The Cowboys (Williams)
  • Montegues and Capulets (Prokofiev)
  • Scheherazade, 1st and 4th mvts. (Rimsky-Korsakov)
  • Flute Concertino (Chaminade)

2011-2012 Repertoire

  • Carnival Overture (Dvorak)
  • Symphony #5, 4th Mvt. (Tchaikovsky)
  • Leonore Overture No. 3 (Beethoven)
  • An American in Paris (Gershwin)
  • Metric Lips (Bela Fleck)
  • Overture to Candide (Bernstein)
  • Symphony No. 35 (Mozart)
  • Pictures at an Exhibition (Mussorgsky)
  • Tzigane (Ravel)
  • Ku-Ka Ilimoku (Rouse)

2010-2011 Repertoire

  • Festive Overture (Shostakovich)
  • Carmen Fantasy (Sarasate)
  • The Planets: I. Mars, IV. Jupiter (Holst)
  • Symphony No. 5 (Beethoven)
  • G-Spot Tornado (Frank Zappa)
  • Rienzi Overture(Wagner)
  • Symphony No. 2, 1st Mvt. (Nielsen)
  • Symphony No. 8, 1st Mvt. (Dvorak)
  • Dance of the Comedians from The Bartered Bride (Smetana)
  • Danzon No. 2 (Marquez)
  • Rock Etude No. 7 (Douglass/Udow)

2009-2010 Repertoire

  • Nabucco Overture (Verdi)
  • Concert Suite from the Dark Knight (Zimmer/Howard)
  • Prelude and Fugue (Balmages)
  • Symphony No. 4, II. Andante con Moto (Mendelssohn)
  • Radetsky March (Strauss)
  • New England Triptych, I. Be Glad Then, America (Schuman)
  • Dusk (Bryant)
  • Rush (Leshnoff)
  • Academic Festival Overture (Brahms)
  • Cello Concerto, 1st Mvt. (Elgar)
  • Firebird, Beceuse and Finale (Stravinsky)
  • Ogoun Badagris (Rouse)
  • Symphony No. 6, 1st Mvt. (Beethoven)
  • Symphonic Metamorphosis (Hindemith)

2008-2009 Repertoire

  • Egmont Overture (Beethoven)
  • Pure White (Fang)
  • Symphony No. 2, 1st Mvt. (Brahms)
  • Capriccio Espagnol (Rimsky-Korsakov)
  • Masquerade Suite (Khachaturian)
  • Essay for Orchestra No. 1 (Barber)
  • Concerto for Piano and Orchestra in A minor, 1st movement (Grieg)
  • Layers (Keown)
  • Symphony No. 1, 4th mvt. (Kalinnikov)

2007-2008 Repertoire

  • Canzon Septimi Toni No. 2 (Gabrieli)
  • Polovetsian Dances (Borodin)
  • The Lark Ascending (Vaughn Williams)
  • Symphony #5, 1st and 4th Mvt. (Shostakovich)
  • 4/4 for Four (Cirone)
  • Le Cid (Massenet)
  • 1812 Overture (Tchaikovsky)

2006-2007 Repertoire

  • Fanfare for the Common Man (Copland)
  • Overture from La gazza ladra (Rossini)
  • Symphony No. 3 in F major, 3rd movement (Brahms)
  • Capriccio Italien (Tchaikovsky)
  • Finlandia (Sibelius)
  • The Barber of Seville Overture by Gioacchino Antonio Rossini
  • Symphony #7 (second movement) by Ludwig van Beethoven
  • Symphony #4 (movements 3 and 4) by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

2005-2006 Repertoire

  • Symphony # 5 (first movement ) by Ludwig van Beethoven
  • The Planets - Jupiter by Gustav Holst
  • Romeo and Juliet (Fantasy Overture) by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
  • Carnival Overture by Dvorak
  • Fanfare for Brass by Dukas
  • Concerto #1 in G minor by Bruch
  • 5th Symphony (last movement) by Beethoven

2004-2005 Repertoire

  • M Glinka RUSSLAN AND LUBMILLA OVERTURE
  • E Lalo SYMPHONIE ESPAGNOLE 1st Movement - RICHARD ZHU (violin)
  • A Dvorak SCHERZO from "The New World Symphony" N.
  • Rimsky-Korsakov FINALE PROCESSION OF THE SARDAR
  • G Holst from The Planets Mars

2003-2004 Repertoire

  • G Bizet MARCH OF THE TOREADORS from "Carmen"
  • M Mussourgsky NIGHT ON BALD MOUNTAIN
  • G Fauré PAVANE N.
  • Rimsky-Korsakov RUSSIAN EASTER OVERTURE
  • G Rossini AN ITALIAN ON ALGIERS
  • W A Mozart FINALE from "Symphony No.41" W A Mozart THE JUPITER
  • N Rimsky-Korsakov SCHEHEREZADE from "Suite symphonique" 1st Movement- Largo e Maestoso 2nd Movement- Finale

2002-2003 Repertoire

  • J Massenet LE CID
  • A Dvorak ALLEGRO CON BRIO from "Symphony No.8"
  • P. Tchaikovsky FINALE from "the Violin Concerto in D" - ERIC YEH (violin)