Reformation Symphony
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FROM THE MUSIC OF BACH TO THE
REFORMATION SYMPHONY

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 3,
2017 AT 8:00 PM
Ferguson Center for the Arts, Newport News

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 4,
2017 AT 8:00 PM
Chrysler Hall, Norfolk

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 5,
2017 AT 2:30 PM
Sandler Center for the Performing Arts, Virginia Beach

NORFOLK CLASSICS SERIES SPONSOR

THE NOVEMBER 4 PERFORMANCE
IS SUPPORTED IN PART BY
BARBARA SPIGEL

BENJAMIN ROUS, conductor
VIRGINIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA CHORUS
ROBERT SHOUP, chorusmaster
SIMONE DINNERSTEIN, piano
SARAH YANOVITCH, soprano
JANNA CRITZ, mezzo soprano
GENE STENGER, tenor
ANDREW PADGETT, bass-baritone

BACH
Cantata No. 80,
Ein feste Burg ist unser Gott 25'

Sarah Yanovitch, soprano
Janna Citz, mezzo soprano
Gene Stenger, tenor
Andrew Padgett, baritone

Virginia Symphony Orchestra Chorus

BACH
Keyboard Concerto No. 1 in D minor 24'
Allegro
Adagio
Allegro

Simone Dinnerstein, piano

— INTERMISSION —

BACH / ARR. WEBERN
Ricercare from Musical Offering 8'

MENDELSSOHN
Symphony No. 5 in D major, Op. 107 (Reformation) 27'
Andante - Allegro con fuoco
Allegro vivace
Andante
Chorale: Andante con moto - Allegro vivace