66th Season - August 7- 25, 2018

All concerts begin at 7:30 PM

Victor Yampolsky, Music Director, conducts all concerts except Tuesday, August 14 & 21

All concerts are held in the Door Community Auditorium, Fish Creek, Wisconsin

Ticket prices range from $35 to $65, students and children $10. (children age 7 and above admitted)

All ticket sales are final; no refunds or exchanges

All programs, dates, times, and locations are subject to change

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* denotes first PMF performance

Program Notes

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Vienna I

August 7


Sieczynski: Vienna, City of my Dreams *

BrahmsSymphony #3

Beethoven: Piano Concerto #1


Inna Faliks, piano

Thorns of Love:

Paris to Munich

August 9


Berlioz: Romeo & Juliet, Love Scene and Scherzo *

Schumann: Cello Concerto

Wagner: Lohengrin,

Act I Prelude * +

R. Strauss: Tod & Verklärung *


Anna Burden, cello


Chris Wild, emerging conductor +

New York: Bernstein Centennial

August 11


Mahler: Symphony #5, Adagietto

Bernstein: Symphony #1 *

Copland: Old American Songs, selections*

Berstein: West Side Story, Symphonic Dances


Kathy Pyeatt, soprano
Keven Keys, baritone



London to Leipzig

August 14


Handel: Water Music Suite #2

Handel: Concerto Grosso, Op. 3 #2

J.S.Bach:Cantata #199, BWV 199

C.P.E. Bach: Symphony, H.660

Handel: Salve Regina, HWV 241 *

J.S.Bach: Brandenburg Concerto#1


Kathy Pyeatt, soprano
Andrew Altenbach, conductor

St. Petersburg to Moscow I

August 16


Borodin: In the Steppes of Central Asia +

Scriabin: Symphony #1 *

Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto


Tessa Lark, violin


Chris Wild, emerging conductor +

Music of Haydn & Mozart: Vienna II

August 18


Haydn: Symphony #39

Mozart: Piano Concerto #12 *

Haydn: Nocturno #1 *

Mozart: Symphony #25


Andrew Armstrong, piano



Los Angeles to New York

August 21


Rosza: Parade of the Charioteers from Ben Hur
Willliams: Overture to The Cowboys

Korngold: Violin Concerto

Rodgers: Suite from Slaughter on Tenth Avenue
Gershwin: Promenade, Walking the Dog
Hermann: Selections from Psycho
Williams: E.T. Adventures on Earth, Selections from The Force Awakens, Main Title from Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope


Maya Anjali Buchanan, violin
Alastair Willis, conductor

St. Petersburg to Moscow II

August 23


Glazunov: Concert Waltz #1 * +

Kabalevsky: Cello Concerto #2 *

Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade


Riana Anthony, cello


Chris Wild, emerging conductor +





Prague to Budapest

August 25


Dvorak: Czech Suite

Liszt: Piano Concerto #2

Bartok: Concerto for Orchestra


Spencer Myer, piano








August Symphony Series performance location

Door Community Auditorium - Fish Creek 

The Peninsula Music Festival - 10347 Highway 42

Unit B Green Gables Shops 

P.O. Box 340, Ephraim, Wisconsin  54211

email: musicfestival@musicfestival.com

Phone: (920) 854-4060