Audio Recordings

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Recent ($12/CD)

- Highlights 2005-2007
- 2007-08 Season (Aram Demirjian '08, Music Director)
- 2006-07 Season (Aram Demirjian '08, Music Director)
- 2005-06 Season (Daniel Chetel '06, Music Director)
- 2004-05 Season (Alexander Brash '06, Music Director)
- 2003-04 Season (Alex "Mad Maestro" Misono '04, Music Director)

Archives ($5/recording)

- 2002-03 Season (Sean Henry Ryan '03, Music Director)
- 2001-02 Season (Lembit Beecher '02, Music Director)
- 2000-01 Season (Grace Kao '01, Music Director)
- 1999-00 Season (Benjamin Rous '00, Music Director)
- 1982-83 Season (Samuel Wong '84, Music Director) - LP



Featured Album

Highlights 2005-2007

featuring BachSoc's best performances under
Music Directors Dan Chetel '06 and Aram Demirjian '08
and includes selections from:

+ Bach Orchestral Suite No. 1
+ Elgar Cello Concerto
+ Mendelssohn Symphony No. 3
+ Barber Adagio for Strings
+ Beethoven Symphony No. 6

...and much more!



Featured LP

Mendelssohn: 1982-83

featuring two pieces by Mendelssohn performed with
Lynn Chang '75, violin and the Radcliffe Choral Society
under the direction of Samuel Wong '84

+ Violin Concerto in E Minor
+ Overture to a Midsummer Night's Dream

Note the format of this recording is an LP, not a CD!




2007-08 Season

Aram Demirjian '08, Music Director

October 20, 2007

featuring Ryu Goto '10, violin

+ Vaughan Williams Overture to the Wasps
+ Paganini Violin Concerto No. 1 in D (not on recording)
+ Beethoven Symphony No. 8 in F Major

December 8, 2007

featuring the Harvard University Choir
Edward Elwyn Jones, Guest Conductor
and Professor Noam Elkies, piano

+ Mendelssohn Symphony No. 5 in D, "Reformation"
+ Bach Cantata No 140, "Wachet auf, Ruft uns die Stimme"
+ Beethoven Fantasia for Piano, Chorus, and Orchestra

February 29, 2008

featuring music by Elizabeth Lim '08
winner of the 2007-08 BachSoc Composition Competition,
and Charlie Albright '11, piano
winner of the 2007-08 BachSoc Concerto Competition

+ Stravinsky Suite No. 1 for Small Orchestra
+ Lim Night Dance Ritual

+ Ravel Le Tombeau de Couperin
+ Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto No. 1 in B-Flat minor

April 19, 2008

featuring John Sullivan '09, Music Director-Elect
and Bong Ihn Koh '08, cello

+ Rossini Overture to the Barber of Seville
+ Copland Appalachian Spring
+ Shostakovich Cello Concerto No. 1 in E-flat, Op. 107
+ Brahms Variations on a Theme by Haydn, Op. 56a



2006-07 Season

Aram Demirjian '08, Music Director

October 28, 2006

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+ Bach Orchestral Suite No. 1 in C Major
+ Barber Adagio for Strings
+ Mendelssohn Symphony No. 3, "Scottish"

December 15, 2006

featuring music of Matthew Mendez '09
winner of the 2006-07 Composition Competition
and Bong-Ihn Koh '08, cello

+ Mendez Concertino for Small Orchestra
+ Mozart Symphony No. 38 in D Major, "Prague"
+ Elgar Cello Concerto in E Minor

March 8, 2007

featuring Nora Bartosik '08, piano
winner of the 2006-07 Concerto Competition

+ Beethoven Overture to Egmont
+ Grieg Piano Concerto in A Minor
+ Schumann Symphony No. 2

April 27, 2007

featuring Stefan Jackiw '07, violin

+ Debussy Petite Suite
+ Saint-Saëns Introduction and Rondo capriccioso
+ Wieniawski Légende
+ Beethoven Symphony No. 7 in A Major



2005-06 Season

Daniel Chetel '06, Music Director

October 21, 2005

featuring Chrix Finne '07, trumpet

+ Vaughan Williams English Folk Song Suite
+ Hummel Concerto for Trumpet
+ Finzi A Severn Rhapsody
+ Dvorak Czech Suite (listen: [I.] [II.] [V.])

December 10, 2005

featuring music of Derrick Wang '06
winner of the 2005-06 Composition Competition
and the Reverend Professor Peter J. Gomes, narrator

+ Bartok Romanian Folk Dances
+ Prokofiev Peter and the Wolf
+ Wang Sonatina
+ Schubert Symphony No. 7, "Unfinished"

March 4, 2006

featuring Ariel Jeong '07, violin
winner of the 2005-06 Concerto Competition

Sold Out

+ Villa-Lobos Sinfonietta No. 1 "a memoria de mozart"
+ Mendelssohn Violin Concerto in E Minor
+ Mozart Symphony No. 40 in G Minor

April 26, 2006

featuring the Choral Fellows of the University Choir
and Aram Demirjian '08, Music Director-Elect

+ Beethoven Coriolan Overture
+ Bach Cantata "Nimm was dem ist," BWV 144
+ Beethoven Symphony No. 6, "Pastorale"



2004-05 Season

Alexander Brash '06 , Music Director

October 30, 2004

featuring Toni Marie Marchioni '05, oboe
and Francesca Anderegg '05, violin

+ Glinka Ruslan and Ludmilla Overture
+ Bach Double Concerto for Oboe and Violin
+ Mendelssohn Hebrides Overture
+ Prokofiev Classical Symphony

December 4, 2004

featuring music of Brad Balliett '05
winner of the 2004-05 Composition Competition
and Jonathan Cohler, clarinet

+ Rossini Introduction, Theme and Variations for
   Clarinet and Orchestra
+ Baillett Mass for Orchestra
+ Mozart Clarinet Concerto
+ Beethoven Symphony No. 4

March 12, 2005

featuring John Harbison '60, guest conductor

+ Debussy Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun
+ Harbison The Most Often Used Chords
+ Stravinsky Pulcinella

April 22, 2005

featuring Brad Balliett '05, bassoon
winner of the 2004-05 Concerto Competition
with Caitlin Marie van Ness '05, flute
and Daniel Chetel '06, Music Director-Elect

+ Mozart Overture to the Magic Flute
+ Mozart Bassoon Concerto, K. 191
+ Richmond Les Plusieurs Vies des Dames Nobles
+ Rimsky-Korsakov Capriccio Espagnol

May 7, 2005

featuring Robert Levin, piano

+ Adams Short Ride in a Fast Machine
+ Mozart Piano Concerto in F, K. 459
+ Rimsky-Korsakov Capriccio Espagnol



2003-04 Season

Alexander Misono '04 , Music Director

May 1, 2004

featuring music of Carson Cooman '04
winner of the 2005-06 Composition Competition
with John McMunn '04, tenor
Andrew Wang '04, violin
Peter Anderegg '04, cello
Jessica Kinloch '04, piano
and Alexander Brash '06, Music Director-Elect

+ Rossini Overture to the Barber of Seville
+ Cooman Desiring the Solicitude of Rain
+ Ravel Le Tombeau de Couperin
+ Beethoven Concerto for Violin, Cello, and Piano



2002-03 Season

Sean Henry Ryan '03, Music Director

December 13, 2002

featuring Catherine Barrett, harp

+ Ginastera Fanfare for Four Trumpets in C
+ Ravel Pavane pour une infante défunte
+ Mozart Symphony No. 39 in E-flat
+ Ravel Introduction and Allegro
+ Ginastera Variaciones Concertantes

March 7, 2003

featuring Katherine Chen '06, piano
winner of the 2002-03 Concerto Competition

+ Chopin Concerto for Piano and Orchestra in e minor
+ Copland Appalachian Spring
+ Beethoven Symphony No. 5 in c, Op. 67

April 25, 2003

featuring music of Ben Green '06
winner of the 2002-03 Composition Competition
and Kamala Soparkar, mezzo-soprano

+ Green Azura Rising: Overture for Orchestra
+ Ligeti Ramifications for string orchestra
+ Barber Adagio for Strings
+ Stravinsky Suite No. 1 for small orchestra
+ de Falla El Amor Brujo



2001-02 Season

Lembit Beecher '02, Music Director

October 13, 2001

featuring Jihwan Kim '02, piano

+ Revueltas Homenaje a Frederico Garcia Lorca
+ Mozart Piano Concerto No. 24 in c, K. 491
+ Beethoven Symphony No. 1 in C

December 1, 2001

featuring Hazel Davis '03, horn
John McMunn '04, tenor
and Ishan Bhabha '04, conductor

+ Britten Serenade for Tenor, Horn and Strings
+ Baillett The Unanswered Question
+ Weil Symphony No. 2; Sostenuto - Allegro molto
+ Wagner Siegfried Idyll

April 26, 2002

featuring music of Brad Baillet '05
winner of the 2001-02 Composition Competition
with Sonya Chung '03, violin
Anica Timberlake, viola
Nicholas Finch, cello
and Sean Henry Ryan '03, Music Director-Elect

+ Sibelius Valse Triste
+ Baillett Kaleidescope Night
+ Beethoven Overture to "Leonore" No. 2
+ Beecher Lembit's Piece
+ Haydn Symphony No. 44,"Trauer"



2000-01 Season

Grace Kao '01, Music Director

October 28, 2000

+ Britten Simple Symphony
+ Brahms Variations on a Theme by Haydn, Op. 56
+ Bartok Romanian Folk Dances
+ Beethoven Symphony No. 4 in B flat, Op. 60

March 9, 2001

+ Mendelssohn Overture, "The Hebrides"
+ Vaughan Williams Flos Campi
+ Mozart Symphony No. 41 in C, "Jupiter"

April 21, 2001

featuring Sarah Darling '02, viola
and Lembit Beecher '02, Music Director-Elect

+ Salvage Serenade No. 2, "The White Girl"
+ Beethoven Overture to "Egmont," Op. 84
+ Dvorak Symphony No. 8 in G



1999-00 Season

Benjamin Rous '00, Music Director

October 29, 1999

featuring Albert Kim '01 and Jeff Juan Choque, piano

+ Beethoven Overture to Coriolan, Op. 62
+ Mozart Concerto for Two Pianos in E-flat, K. 365
+ Mendelssohn Music from "A Midsummer Night's Dream"
+ Brahms Intermezzo

December 11, 1999

+ Bach Brandenburg Concerto No. 4
+ Stravinsky Octet for Wind Instruments
+ Barber Adagio for Strings
+ Haydn Symphony No. 101 in D Major

March 10, 2000

featuring Dimitri Dover '00, piano
and Jennifer Caine '01, violin

+ Ravel Pavane for a Dead Princess
+ Mozart Piano Concerto No. 20 in D
+ Chausson Poème
+ Mozart Symphony No. 40 in g