The Austin Symphony
Orchestra

1997-1998 Season

Season Sponsors:
First State Bank
Austin American Statesman

September 19 & 20 Richard Stoltzman, Clarinet Sponsored by Union Pacific
Jacques Lacombe, Guest Conductor
Mendelssohn – Hebrides Overture, Op. 26 "Fingal’s Cave"
Prokofiev-Kennan – Clarinet Concerto, Op. 94
Bartok – Concerto for Orchestra
October 24 & 26 Christopher O’Riley, Piano Co-Sponsored by The Chevron
Paul Polivnick – Guest Conductor Companies and Norwest Banks
Verdi – Overture to La Forza del Destino
Beethoven – Piano Concerto No. 3
Mussorgsky – Pictures at an Exhibition
November 14 & 16 William Eddins, Piano Co-Sponsored by AT&T
William Eddins – Guest Conductor and Delta Air Lines
Bartok – Romanian Fold Dances
Mozart – Piano Concerto No. 20
Shostakovich – Symphony No. 5
December 5 & 6 Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, Violin Co-Sponsored by Baker &
Peter Bay, Guest Conductor Botts L.L.P. and Texas
Berlioz – Roman Carnival Overture Commerce Bank
Tchaikovsky – Violin Concerto
Stravinsky – Petrouchka, 1947
December 30 & 31 Holiday Pops – Palmer Auditorium Sponsored by Continental Cars
Timothy Muffitt – Conductor
Featuring C&W great Larry Gatlin
New Program of old favorites
February 20 & 21 1998 Peter Nero – Piano Co-Sponsored by Exxon Company,
Peter Bay, Conductor U.S.A., & Radian International
Gershwin – Rhapsody in Blue
Gershwin – Piano Concert Third Movement
March 27 & 28, 1998 Anne Akiko Meyers – Violin Co-Sponsored by BankOne and
Peter Bay, Conductor Enron Corp.
Beethoven – Violin Concerto
April 17 & 18, 1998 Alicia de Larrocha Co-Sponsored by Frost Bank and
Peter Bay, Conductor Holt, Rinehart & Winston
Schumann – Piano Concerto
May 1 & 2, 1998 Beethoven’s Ninth with Austin Civic Chorus Sponsored by H-E-B
Peter Bay, Conductor
Beethoven – Symphony No. 9 "Choral"
June 5, 6, & 7 1997 Promenade Pops on Broadway Sponsored by Freeport-McMoran
Palmer Auditorium
Timothy Muffitt – Conductor

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