For Musicians

2018-2019 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.


Haunting Melodies
Saint-Saens: La Princesse Jaune op. 30
Mussorgsky: Night on the Bald Mountain
Saint-Saens: Cello Concerto, op 33
Bizet: Carmen Fantasy for Flute
Saint-Saens: Danse Macabre
Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto
 

Sunday, October 28, 2018
Pre-Concert Lecture: 2:30pm
Concert: 3:00pm

Rehearsal Schedule: 9/17, 9/24, 10/1, 10/12 (Friday), 10/15, 10/22, 10/26 (Friday), and 10/28 at 1 pm.


Holiday Pops

Sunday, November 25, 2018

Rehearsal Schedule: 10/29, 11/5, 11/16 (Friday), 11/19


Pastoral
Vaughan Williams: Symphony No. 3 Pastoral
Beethoven: Symphony No. 6 Pastoral

Sunday, March 17, 2019

Rehearsal Schedule: 1/7, 1/14, 1/25 (Friday), 1/28, 2/4, 2/11, 2/25, 3/4, 3/11, 3/15 (Friday), 3/17 at 1 pm.


Africa
Gwyneth Walker, Essay for Orchestra (1985)
Fela Sowande (Nigeria), Folk Symphony
Michael Mosoeu Moerane (South Africa), Fatse la Heso
WPO competition winner

Sunday, May 5, 2019
Rehearsal Schedule: 3/18, 3/25, 4/1, 4/8, 4/22, 4/29, 5/3 (Friday), 5/5 at 1 pm.