For Musicians

2017-2018 Rehearsal Schedule

We rehearse on Monday evenings in Government Center in Waltham (119 School Street) at 7:15pm, except where otherwise noted.

JOIN THE ORCHESTRA: If you are interested in playing with the orchestra please contact Stephanie Schaffhausen, WPO Executive Director, at 781-891-7968 or admin@wphil.org.

If you cannot attend a rehearsal, please e-mail David Salstein, Personnel Manager.


Herbert & Brahms: Lyrical Duo

SCHUBERT Fierabras Overture, D. 796
PAGANINI Violin Concerto No.1, Op. 6, BSO violinist Victor Romanul, soloist
SCHUMANN Symphony No.3 “Rhenish”
Sunday, October 29, 2017
Pre-Concert Lecture: 2:30pm
Concert: 3:00pm

Rehearsal Schedule: 9/11, 9/18**, 9/25**, 10/2, 10/13 (Fri), 10/16, 10/23, 10/27 (Fri)
** = Alternate rehearsal location at First Lutheran Church, 6 Eddy Street, Waltham, corner Weston Street (route 20)
Concert: Sun 10/29, 3pm.


Thirtieth Holiday Pops Concert
Sunday, November 26, 2017
Reception: 2:00pm
Concert: 3:00pm

Rehearsal Schedule: 11/3, 11/6**, 11/13, 11/20
** = Alternate rehearsal location at First Lutheran Church, 6 Eddy Street, Waltham, corner Weston Street (route 20)
Concert: Sunday 11/26, 3pm.


LIADOV Enchanted Lake
GLIERE Concerto for Coloratura, Yelena Dudochkin, soloist
BORODIN Symphony No. 2
Sunday, March 11, 2018
Pre-Concert Lecture: 2:30pm
Concert: 3:00pm

Rehearsal Schedule: 1/8, 1/22, 1/29, 2/5, 2/12, 2/23 (snow date), 2/26, 3/2 (snow date), 3/5, 3/9
Concert: Sunday 3/11, 3pm


PETER SCULTHORPE Great Sandy Island
SEAN O’BOYLE Concerto for Didgeridoo, Daniel Orlansky, soloist
Concerto competition winner TBA

Sunday, May 06, 2018
Pre-Concert Lecture: 2:30pm
Concert: 3:00pm

Rehearsal Schedule: 3/12, 3/19, 3/26, 4/2 (snow date), 4/9, 4/23, 4/30, 5/4 (Fri)
Concert: Sunday 5/6, 3pm