For Musicians

2019-2020 Rehearsal Schedule

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


Romance of the Russians
Sunday, November 3, 2019
Pre-Concert Lecture: 2:30pm
Concert: 3:00pm

Tchaikovsky, Symphony No. 6, “Pathétique”
Glazunov, Andante from Symphony No. 2
Glazunov, Concerto (Victor Romanul, violin)

Rehearsal Schedule:  Sept 9, 16, 23, Oct 4 (Friday),  7,  21, 28, Nov 1 (Friday).


Holiday Pops

Sunday, December 1, 2019

Holiday Favorites and Additional Music

Rehearsal Schedule: Nov 8 (Friday), Nov 15 (Friday), Nov 18, Nov 25.


An Afternoon of Blissful Brahms
Sunday, March 15, 2020
Pre-Concert Lecture: 2:30pm
Concert: 3:00pm

Brahms, Symphony No. 2
Brahms, Double Concerto (Joe MacDonald, violin; Hayden Idson, cello)

Rehearsal Schedule: Jan 6, 13, 27, Feb 3, 10, 24, March 2, 9, 13 (Friday).


International Enchantment
Sunday, May 17, 2020
Pre-Concert Lecture: 2:30pm
Concert: 3:00pm

South American pieces to be chosen (TBA).
Concerto competition winner.
Dvorak, Symphony No. 9, “From the New World”

Rehearsal Schedule: March 23, 30April 6, 13, 27, May 4, 11, 15 (Friday).