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Sunday, October 5
   7:00 pm
Bailey Hall

Cornell Symphony Orchestra; Andrés Tolcachir, guest conductor.  Features Mark Dal Porto’s Song of Eternity, Arturo Márquez’s Danzón No. 2, Alberto Ginastera’s Four Dances from Estancia, and Bartók’s Concerto for Two Pianos, Percussion, and Orchestra, with pianists Xak Bjerken and Miri Yampolsky and percussionists Michael Compitello and guest Jihye Jung.

Thursday, October 9
   8:00 pm
Bailey Hall

CU Winds; James Spinazzola, conductor, with trumpeter Paul Merrill.  The Wind Ensemble swings into the new year with a program of jazz-influenced wind music, including works by John Berners, Duke Ellington, Scott Joplin, Jelly Roll Morton, Gunther Schuller, and Dana Wilson.

Saturday, October 18
   8:00 pm
Bailey Hall

Homecoming Concert:  Cornell University Glee Club; Robert Isaacs, conductor.  In honor of Cornell’s sesquicentennial, the concert explores ideas relating to Time, featuring repertoire from the Renaissance to the present day, including the world premiere of Not One Word by Pulitzer Prize finalist Christopher Cerrone and a performance by the Hangovers.  Admission: $15 general; $7 student, at http://baileytickets.com and at the door.

Sunday, November 2
   8:00 pm
Bailey Hall

Cornell Concert Series presents the Prague Philharmonic Choir.
The Prague Philharmonic Choir is a first-class vocal ensemble and one of the most renowned representatives of Czech music worldwide. For CCS they will perform Rachmaninoff's Vespers, and works by Dvořak and Janaček.

Friday, November 14
   8:00 pm
Bailey Hall

Cornell Symphony Orchestra; Chris Younghoon Kim, conductor.  Features the premiere of Christopher Stark’s work, with guest soprano Lucy Fitz Gibbon, and Mahler’s Symphony No. 5.  Funded in part by a grant from the Cornell Council for the Arts.

Saturday, November 15
   8:00 pm
Bailey Hall

Cornell Concert Series presents Tafelmusik.
Tafelmusik: The Galileo Project
Explore the fusion of arts, science and culture in this concert honoring Galileo’s first demonstration of the telescope. Tafelmusik will perform to a backdrop of images taken by the Hubble telescope and astronomers. Featuring narration, choreography and music by Monteverdi, Vivaldi, Bach and Handel.

Friday, November 21
   8:00 pm
Bailey Hall

CU Winds; James Spinazzola, conductor.  Features the music of guest composer David Maslanka, including Remember Me for cello and chamber ensemble with soloist John Haines-Eitzen, and concludes with Maslanka’s Symphony No. 4.

Thursday, February 19
   8:30 pm
Bailey Hall

Cornell Concert Series presents Orchestre de la Suisse Romande.
Switzerland’s globally acclaimed L’Orchestre de la Suisse Romande is conducted by Charles Dutoit in an alluring program of Stravinsky, Rachmaninoff, and Ravel. Featuring Nikolai Lugansky, piano.

Friday, March 20
   8:00 pm
Bailey Hall

Cornell Concert Series presents the Ravi Coltrane Quartet.
Grammy-nominated saxophonist Ravi Coltrane, son of the legendary John Coltrane, has matured into an artist at the height of a career built on his talent, not his name.  Coltrane is what one critic calls a “daring spirit” and “a composer-bandleader of distinction.” He appears at CCS with his talented quartet.