For Musicians

2016-2017 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 email David Salstein, Personnel Manager.

(*) = rehearsal at Chapel Hill/Chauncy Hall School


Herbert & Brahms: Lyrical Duo
HERBERT Cello Concerto No. 2, BSO Cellist Mickey Katz, soloist
BRAHMS Symphony No. 3 in F
Sunday, October 30, 2016
Pre-Concert Lecture: 2:30pm
Concert: 3:00pm

Rehearsal Schedule: 9/12, 9/19, 9/26, 10/10, 10/17, 10/21 (Fri), 10/24, 10/28 (Fri)


Twenty-Ninth Holiday Pops Concert
Sunday, November 27, 2016
Reception: 2:00pm
Concert: 3:00pm

Rehearsal Schedule: 11/4, 11/7*, 11/14, 11/21


Tales and Legends
ELGAR Grania and Diarmid
HE Z. & CHEN G. The Butterfly Lovers Violin Concerto with Atlanta Symphony Orchestra violinist Raymond Leung, soloist
NIELSEN Aladdin, Suite for Orchestra
Sunday, March 12, 2017
Pre-Concert Lecture: 2:30pm
Concert: 3:00pm

Rehearsal Schedule: 1/9, 1/23, 1/30, 2/6, 2/13, 2/27, 3/3 (Fri; Snow Day makeup), 3/6, 3/10 (Fri), 3/11 (Sat), 3/12 (Sun)


American Rhapsody
RABINOWITZ Rappaccini’s Daughter, World Premiere
Concerto featuring 2016-2017 WPO Concerto Competition Winner
STILL Symphony No. 1 “Afro-American”
Sunday, April 30, 2017
Pre-Concert Lecture: 2:30pm
Concert: 3:00pm

Rehearsal Schedule: 3/20, 3/27, 4/3, 4/7 (Fri), 4/10, 4/17, 4/24, 4/28 (Fri)