Calendar

Norman High Schools Orchestra Clinic

2 February 2023


Texas Private School Music Educators Association All-State Orchestra

26-28 January 2023

Repertoire TBA


Bartlesville High School Orchestra Clinic

16 January 2023

Repertoire TBA


St. Louis All-Suburban Honors Orchestra

6-7 January 2023 

Repertoire TBA


Southeast Kansas Honors Orchestra

3 December 2022

Repertoire TBA


Illinois District 6 Honors Orchestra

19 November 2022

Repertoire TBA


OSU President’s Masterworks Concert

14 April 2022

VAUGHAN WILLIAMS – Dona Nobis Pacem

MENDELSSOHN – Symphony No. 5 in D (“Reformation”)


New Hampshire All-State Orchestra

7-9 April 2022

Concord, NH

DIEMER - Festival Overture

VAUGHAN WILLIAMS - Prelude "49th Parallel"

TCHAIKOVSKY - Symphony No. 2, IV 


Connecticut All-State Orchestra

31 March - 2 April 2022

Hartford, CT

COLERIDGE-TAYLOR - Danse Negre from African Suite

VAUGHAN WILLIAMS - Prelude "49th Parallel"

TCHAIKOVSKY - Symphony No. 4, IV


OSU Opera Theatre

4 and 5 March 2022

HANDEL – Rinaldo


Kansas All-State Orchestra

24-26 February 2022

Wichita, KS

MENDELSSOHN - String Symphony No. 2 in D Major

SUNG - Chorale for String Orchestra

YINON - Vivid for String Orchestra


Idaho All-State Orchestra

2-5 February 2022

DIEMER - Festival Overture

SUNG - Loco-Motion

VAUGHAN WILLIAMS - Prelude "49th Parallel"

COLERIDGE-TAYLOR - Danse Negre from African Suite


OSU Symphony Orchestra Presents “A Concert of Soloists”

Tuesday, 8 February 2022

BEETHOVEN - Piano Concerto No. 5 ("Emperor"), 1st Movement

MOZART - Horn Concerto No. 2, 1st Movement

GRIEG - Piano Concerto, 1st Movement

RACHMANINOFF - Piano Concerto No. 2, 1st Movement


OSU Symphony Orchestra Performs at the 2022 OkMEA All-State Conference

21 January 2022

SUNG - Loco Motion 

ZHAO - A New Home

WILLIAMS - Overture to The Cowboys


Oregon All-State Orchestra

14-16 January 2022

Eugene, OR

COLERIDGE-TAYLOR - Danse Negre from African Suite

VAUGHAN WILLIAMS - Prelude "49th Parallel"

BORODIN - Polovtsian Dances from Prince Igor


OSU Symphony Orchestra Presents “Once Upon a Time”

29 November 2021

NICOLAI – Overture to The Merry Wives of Windsor

BIZET – Suite from Carmen

GRIEG – Suite from Peer Gynt

TCHAIKOVSKY – A Savory Suite from The Nutcracker


OSU Symphony Orchestra Presents “East Meets West”

26 October 2021

SUNG – Loco-Motion

ZHOU – A New Home

YINON – Vivid

HOLST – Japanese Suite


OSU Symphony Orchestra Presents "Made in America"

23 September 2021

WILLIAMS - Overture to The Cowboys

THOMSON - Suite from The Plow That Broke the Plains

HANSON - Symphony No. 2 ("Romantic")


Conducting Careers: Diverse Pathways to the Podium Virtual Symposium

4-6 June 2021


OSU Orchestras & Choirs

Masterworks Reimagined

11 April 2021

LARSEN - Northern Star Fanfare

GOUNOD - Petite Symphonie

VAUGHAN WILLIAMS - Concerto Grosso


North Dakota All-State Orchestra

21-23 March 2021

Bismarck, ND

SARTOR - Black Ball Counts Double

PRICE - Adoration

MENDELSSOHN - String Symphony No. 10 in B Minor


OSU Philharmonic & Symphony Strings

Spring Concert - 5 March 2021

C. SCHUMANN - Prelude & Fugue in D Minor

VIVALDI - Concerto for Strings in G Major ("alla rustica")

SUNG - Chorale for String Orchestra

HOLST - St. Paul's Suite

DIEMER - Declamation for Brass & Percussion

FAURE - "Prelude" from Pelléas et Mélisande Suite

MOZART - Symphony No. 41 in C Major, K.551 ("Jupiter"), IV


Podium Time: The Podcast for Conductors and Students

Live Q&A 100th Episode Celebration

20 February 2021


Texas Music Educators Association All-State Conference

13 February 2021

"A Young Teacher's Guide to Selecting Orchestral Repertoire"


College Orchestra Directors Association National Conference

11-13 February 2021

"The Pedagogy of Orchestral Bowings"


Alabama Music Educators Association All-State Conference

22 January 2021

"Fast & Efficient Score Study: How to Get the Most Bang for Your Buck"


Oklahoma Music Educators Association All-State Conference

21 January 2021

"A Young Teacher's Guide to Selecting Orchestral Repertoire"


Maestro as Professor

Online Guest Speaker Series - 14 December 2020

"Conducting 101: Master's Programs"


New York State School Music Association

Cyber Summit - December 3-5, 2020

"Fast & Efficient Score Study: How to Get the Most Bang for Your Buck"


OSU Philharmonic & Symphony Strings

VAUGHAN WILLIAMS - Prelude on a Welsh Hymn Tune

GRICE - Elegy for Strings

PARRY - Suite in F for Strings ("Lady Radnor")

GILLE - Philharmonic Fanfare

YOKUM - Sunset

HAYDN - Symphony No. 104 ("London")


OSU Philharmonic & Symphony Strings

Thursday, 8 October 2020

SIBELIUS - Andante festivo

COLEMAN - Adieu

ADLER - Concertino for String Orchestra

BEETHOVEN - Symphony No. 6, 1st Movement

MOZART - Overture to The Magic Flute


OSU Philharmonic & Symphony Strings

Thursday, 17 September at 7:30 PM

LEYDEN - Serenade for Strings

PRICE - Adoration

SARTOR - Black Ball Counts Double

SCHUBERT - Symphony No. 5 in B-flat Major


OSU Symphony Orchestra & Choirs

The President's Masterworks Concert - 7 March 2019

BEETHOVEN - Egmont Overture

BEETHOVEN - Mass in C


Kansas Music Educators Association All-State Conference

27-29 February 2020 in Wichita, KS

"Fast & Efficient Score Study: How to Get the Most Bang for Your Buck"

"A Young Teacher's Guide to Selecting Orchestral Repertoire"


Washington All-State Symphony Orchestra

13-16 February 2020 in Yakima, WA

WAGNER - Prelude to Die Meistersinger

VAUGHAN WILLIAMS - Prelude "49th Parallel"

TCHAIKOVSKY - Symphony No. 5 in E Minor, Finale


College Orchestra Directors Association National Conference

February 6-8, 2020 in Vancouver, BC

DIEMER - Festival Overture

WHITE - Bandanna Sketches: Four Spirituals for Orchestra

COLERIDGE-TAYLOR - African Dance

SMITH - Symphony No. 1 in C Minor


Kansas City Honors Orchestra

Saturday, January 11, 2020

VAUGHAN WILLIAMS - Prelude "49th Parallel"

TCHAIKOVSKY - Symphony No. 5 in E Minor, IV


TMEA Region 2 Symphony Orchestra

Saturday, December 14, 2019

BRAHMS - Academic Festival Overture

RIMSKY-KORSAKOV - Capriccio Espagnol


Northwest/Southwest Kansas Honors Orchestra

Saturday, December 7, 2019

SCHUBERT/DACKOW - Rosamunde Ballet Music No. 1

ALLEN - When the Stars Began to Fall

RIMSKY-KORSAKOV/DACKOW - Capriccio Espagnol


OSU Youth & Community Orchestras

Winter Concert - Monday, December 2, 2019

MUSSORGSKY/SIENNICKI - The Great Gate of Kiev and Hopak

WAGNER, D. - Ancient Echoes of Time

SMITH, R. - The Second Storm

BARBER/HOFFMAN - Adagio for Strings

BISHOP - Artemis Rising


Louisiana Music Educators Association 2019 All-State Conference

November 21-25, 2019 in Baton Rouge, LA

"A Young Teacher's Guide to Selecting Orchestral Repertoire"


OSU Symphony Orchestra

"Songs of Civil Rights: Celebrating Composers of Color"

Thursday, November 21 at 7:00 PM

COLERIDGE-TAYLOR - African Dance

C.C. WHITE - Four Bandanna Sketches for Orchestra

PRICE - Symphony No. 1 in E Minor


TMEA Region 33 Symphony Orchestra

November 9, 2019

BORODIN - Symphony No. 2 in B Minor, I

SAINT-SAENS - "Danse Bacchanale" from Samson and Delilah


Southwest Missouri Honors Orchestra

Saturday, November 2 at 4:00 PM

Rimsky-Korsakov/Dackow - Cappriccio Espagnol, I and IV

Saint-Saens/Dackow - "Danse Bacchanale" from Samson and Delilah

Daehn - With Quiet Courage

Tchaikovsky/Dackow - Finale from Symphony No. 2


OSU Symphony Orchestra

"Fierce & Feminine: A Celebration of Women Composers" - Thursday, October 24 at 7:30 PM

DIEMER - Festival Overture

GRIER - Renascence: Concertino for Flute and Orchestra

SMITH - Symphony No. 1 in C Minor


OSU Symphony Orchestra

Haydn, Beethoven, and Dvorak - Thursday, September 19 at 7:30 PM

HAYDN - Overture to The World on the Moon

BEETHOVEN - Piano Concerto No. 3 in C Minor

DVORAK - Symphony No. 9 in E Minor ("From the New World")


Bucharest Conducting Competition & Masterclass

July 22-28, 2019

Bucharest Symphony Orchestra (Romania)

Jin Wang and Jorma Panula, faculty

Mozart - Overture to The Magic Flute

Beethoven - Leonore Overture No. 3

Mendelssohn - Hebrides Overture

Brahms - Tragic Overture

Stravinsky - The Soldier's Tale

Bartok - Music for Strings, Percussion, & Celeste

von Weber - Overture to Der Freischutz

Verdi - Overture to La Forza del Destino

Sarasate - Gypsy Airs

Tchaikovsky - Symphony No. 5 in E Minor


Mozart & Tchaikovsky Conducting Competition and Masterclass

28 May - 7 June 2019

Danube Symphony Orchestra - Budapest, Hungary

MOZART - Symphony No. 39 in E-flat Major, Violin Concerto No. 3 in G Major, Overtures to Die Entführung aus dem Serail, Le nozze di Figaro, Don Giovanni

TCHAIKOVSKY - Symphony No. 4 in F Minor, Violin Concerto in D Major, and Romeo and Juliet Overture-Fantasy


OSU Symphony Orchestra

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Beethoven/Karajan - European Anthem (Symphony No. 9: Ode to Joy)

Schubert - Symphony No. 9 in C Major ("Great")


OSU Symphony Orchestra

Smitten with Britain - Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Walton – Crown Imperial March

Elgar –The Severn Suite

Mendelssohn – Symphony No. 3 in A Minor ("Scottish")


OSU Symphony Orchestra's Concerto Competition Concert

Thursday, February 28, 2019

Arkansas All-State Chamber Orchestra

Thursday, February 14, 2019

MOZART - Overture to The Impresario

FAURE - "Prelude" from Pelléas et Mélisande Suite

BEETHOVEN - Symphony No. 1, IV


OSU Opera Gala

Friday, February 8 and Saturday, February 9, 2019


TMEA Region 22 Symphony Orchestra

Saturday, January 27, 2019

WAGNER - Overture to Rienzi

VAUGHAN WILLIAMS - Prelude "49th Parallel"

TCHAIKOVSKY - Symphony No. 2 ("Little Russian"), IV


Wyoming All-State Orchestra

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

WAGNER - Overture to Rienzi

VAUGHAN WILLIAMS - Prelude "49th Parallel"

BORODIN - "Polovtsian Dances" from Prince Igor


OSU Symphony Orchestra

Holiday Pops - Thursday, December 6, 2018


North Central Honors Orchestra (OK)

Saturday, November 17, 2018

SARTOR - Black Ball Counts Double

WEBERN - Lansamer Satz

MENDELSSOHN - String Symphony No. 10 in B Minor


OSU Symphony Orchestra

Thursday, November 15, 2018

Mozart – Overture to The Impresario

Bizet – L’Arlesienne Suite No. 2

Rimsky-Korsakov – Symphony No. 1 in E Minor


Tulsa Metro Honors Orchestra (OK)

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

VAUGHAN WILLIAMS - Sea Songs

DAEHN - Quiet Courage

RIMSKY-KORSAKOV/DACKOW - Capriccio Espagnol


OSU Symphony Orchestra

Thursday, November 1, 2018

Schubert - Symphony No. 5 in B-flat Major

Schumann - Cello Concerto in A Minor with Carter Brey, principal cello of the New York Philharmonic


OSU Symphony Orchestra

Halloween Pops - Thursday, October 25, 2018


OSU Symphony Orchestra

Thursday, September 20, 2018

Rossini - Overture to The Barber of Seville

Gounod - Ballet Music from Faust

Beethoven - Symphony No. 5 in C Minor


Pacific Northwest Conducting Institute

July 29 - August 4, 2018

Saratoga Orchestra of Whidbey Island

BRAHMS - Symphony No. 2

MENDELSSOHN - Violin Concerto

HENSEL - Overture in C Major

DE FALLA - The Three-Cornered Hat, Suite No. 1


Orchestral Conductors Academy

July 1-6, 2018

Belgrade Chamber Orchestra (Serbia)

SCHUBERT - Symphony No. 5

WAGNER - Siegfried Idyll

MOZART - Symphony No. 39

BEETHOVEN - Symphony 4

MENDELSSOHN - Symphony 4


International Conductors' Festival - Kiev

Lyatoshinsky Symphony Orchestra

June 14-23, 2018

ROSSINI - Overture to The Barber of Seville

MOZART - Piano Concerto No. 22 in E-flat Major, K. 482

DVORAK - Symphony No. 9 (“From the New World”)


Beyond the Baton Conducting Workshop

Pizazz Symphony Chamber Players (Norwalk, CT)

June 4-8, 2018

COPLAND - Appalachian Spring


Midwest Beethoven Workshop & Concert

May 29-June 2, 2018

Missouri Symphony Orchestra

BEETHOVEN - Coriolan Overture

BEETHOVEN - Egmont Overture

BEETHOVEN - Symphony No. 4

BEETHOVEN - Symphony No. 7


OSU Youth Orchestra

2018 Spring Concert

Tuesday, May 1, 2018, at 7:30 PM

WAGNER/LEIDIG - "Grand March" from Tannhauser

VAUGHAN WILLIAMS - English Folk Song Suite

DAEHN - With Quiet Courage

TCHAIKOVSKY/DACKOW - "Cassock Dance" from Mazeppa


OSU Community Orchestra

2018 Spring Concert

Monday, April 30, 2018 at 7:30 PM

VAUGHAN WILLIAMS - Sea Songs

VIVALDI - Concerto "Alla rustica"

DAEHN - With Quiet Courage

MOZART - Divertimento in F


OSU Symphony Orchestra

Three Tcheers for Tchaikovsky!

Tuesday, April 17, 2018 at 7:30 PM

"Polonaise" from Eugene Onegin

Suite from The Queen of Spades

Symphony No. 5 in E Minor


OSU Opera Theatre

Friday, March 9, 2018 at 7:30 PM

Saturday, March 10, 2018, at 7:30 PM

The Pirates of Penzance


OSU Symphony Orchestra

Thursday, February 8, 2018, at 7:30 PM

Concert of Soloists

Arutiunian – Trumpet Concerto in A-flat Major

Beethoven – “Meine Seele ist erschüttert” from Christ on the Mount of Olives

Elgar – Cello Concerto

Bourgeois – Trombone Concerto


OkMEA All-State Conference

Friday, January 19, 2018, at 7:45 PM

Tchaikovsky – Symphony No. 2 in C Minor (“Little Russian”)


TMEA Region 3 Orchestra

December 8, 2017

BERLIOZ - "Hungarian March" from Faust

BERNSTEIN - Selections from West Side Story

TCHAIKOVSKY - Suite from Sleeping Beauty


OSU Symphony Orchestra

Holiday Pops - December 6, 2017 at 7:30 PM


OSU Community Orchestra

Fall Concert - December 4, 2017 at 7:30 PM

GLUCK - Overture to Iphegenia in Aulis

BACH - Double Violin Concerto

VAUGHAN WILLIAMS - Prelude "49th Parallel"

HOLST - St. Paul's Suite


Southeast Kansas Honors Orchestra

December 2, 2017

SCHUBERT/LEIDIG - Overture to Rosamunde

VAUGHAN WILLIAMS - Prelude on "Rhosymedre"

TCHAIKOVSKY/DACKOW - Symphony No. 2, Finale


OSU Youth Orchestra

Fall Concert - November 21, 2017 at 7:30 PM

SCHUBERT/LEIDIG - Overture to Rosamunde

SCHUBERT - Military March No. 1

TCHAIKOVSKY/DACKOW - Symphony No. 2, Finale

MAHLER/MEYER - Symphony No. 1, 3rd Movement

MAHLER/LEIDIG - Symphony No. 3, 6th Movement

BRUCKNER/LEIDIG - Symphony No. 7, 3rd Movement


OSU Symphony Orchestra

For the Love of Brass - November 9, 2017 at 7:30 PM

Thomas Taylor Dickey, conductor

Berlioz – “Hungarian March” from The Damnation of Faust

Gardelin – Concerto for Four Trombones

Tchaikovsky – Symphony No.2 (“Little Russian”)


OSU Symphony Orchestra

Halloween Pops - October 31, 2017 at 7:30 PM


OSU Symphony Orchestra

September 21, 2017 at 7:30 PM

WAGNER – Prelude to Die Meistersinger

MOZART – Piano Concerto No. 20 in D Minor

DVORAK – Symphony No. 8 in G Major


EMA International Conducting Competition and Masterclass

Severočeská filharmonie Teplice

July 29 - August 11, 2017

Prague and Teplice, Czech Republic

MOZART - Le nozze di Figaro

SMETANA - The Bartered Bride


Shenyang Symphony Orchestra

7th Annual Conductors Institute in China

Maestro Donald Portnoy, Faculty

June 25 - July 8, 2017

Shenyang, China

MOZART - Symphony No. 29 in A Major, K. 201

ELGAR - Serenade

BRITTEN - Simple Symphony

TCHAIKOVSKY - String Serenade in C Major, Op. 48

BEETHOVEN - Symphony No. 4 in B-flat Major, Op. 60

MENDELSSOHN - Overture to The Hebrides, Op. 26

BRAHMS - Symphony No. 1 in C Minor, Op. 68


Moravská filharmonie Olomouc

International Conducting Masterclass

Maestro Alim Shakh, Faculty

Olomouc, Czech Republic

June 11-16, 2017

MUSSORGSKY - Night on Bald Mountain

BRAHMS - Symphony No. 1 in C Minor, Op. 68

STRAVINSKY - Pulcinella Suite

TCHAIKOVSKY – Piano Concerto No. 1 in B-flat Minor, Op. 23


Smoky Mountain Chamber Orchestra and Choir

Smoky Mountain International Conducting Institute and Competition - May 23-27, 2017

Dwight Oltman, faculty

BACH - Brandenburg Concerto No. 3

BACH - First Chorale in the St. John Passion

HANDEL - Concerto Grosso Op. 6, No. 6

HANDEL - Coronation Anthem, "Let Thy Hand Be Strengthened"

HAYDN - Symphony No. 88 in G Major

MOZART - Symphony No. 40 in G Minor

MOZART - Ave Verum Corpus

MOZART - Eine Kleine Nachtmusik


OSU Youth Orchestra

May 9, 2017 - Spring Concert

HOLST - Brook Green Suite

VAUGHAN WILLIAMS - Prelude on Rhosymedre

MENDELSSOHN - String Symphony No. 10 in B Minor


OSU Symphony Orchestra

April 20, 2017 - Concert of Soloists

BEETHOVEN - Coriolan Overture

CHAUSSON - Chanson perpetuelle

GLAZUNOV - Saxophone Concerto

ELGAR - Enigma Variations


OSU Community Orchestra

April 17, 2017 - Spring Concert

HOLST - Brook Green Suite

VIVALDI - Concerto in G Minor for Two Cellos

LEYDEN - Serenade for String Orchestra


OSU Symphony Orchestra & Choirs

April 2, 2017 - President's Masterworks Concert

POULENC - Gloria

FRANCK - Symphony in D Minor


OSU Chamber Orchestra

March 26, 2017

COWELL - Air and Scherzo for Saxophone and Chamber Orchestra

CAPLET - Légende: Symphonic Poem for Oboe, Clarinet, Saxophone, Bassoon, and Strings


Springfield Symphony/SDCO Conducting workshop

February 24-25, 2017

DVORAK - String Serenade

Copland - Appalachian Spring Suite


OSU Opera Theatre

February 3 and 4, 2017

PUCCINI - Gianni Schicchi and Suor Angelica


OSU Youth Orchestra

December 6, 2016

SIBELIUS - Andante Festivo

PERRY - Suite in F ("Lady Radnor's Suite")


OSU Chamber Orchestra, Concert Chorale, Chamber Choir, & Friends

December 2, 2016

HANDEL - Messiah


OSU Symphony Orchestra

American Landscapes - November 10, 2016

O'DELL - To Dust (World Premiere)

BACON - The Nantucket Fling (Word Premiere)

COPLAND - Music from Our Town

HANSON - Symphony No. 2 ("Romantic")


OSU Community Orchestra & Choir

October 30, 2016

PERGOLESI - Stabat Mater


OSU Symphony Orchestra

Postcards from Russia - September 29, 2016

KALINNIKOV - Overture to Tsar Boris

LIADOV - Eight Russian Folk Songs

BORODIN - Symphony No. 2 in B Minor