63rd Season opening concert begins in 284 Days
Vadim Gluzman, violin - Opening Night - August 5 - Brahms Violin Concerto
Igor Yuzefovich plays Tchaikovsky on August 9
Winston Choi - August 12 - Bach Piano Concerto and Stravinsky Piano & Wind Concerto
Susanna Self performs the Nielsen Flute Concerto on August 14
Gabriela Martinez appears twice - first in the Barber Piano Concerto on Tuesday, August 19
Gabriela Martinez returns for her second 2014 appearance on Thursday, August 21 in the Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto #1
Elena Urioste performs the Elgar Violin Concerto on August 23
Music Director Victor Yampolsky

62nd Season - August 5-23, 2014

All concerts begin at 7:30 PM

Victor Yampolsky, Music Director, conducts all concerts except August 12

The emerging conductors conduct one work, the first work on the program noted with an asterisk, on Thursday nights. Music Director Victor Yampolsky conducts the remainder of the Thursday concerts.







Opening Night

August 5


Beethoven: Egmont Overture

Beethoven: Symphony #4

Brahms: Violin Concerto


Vadim Gluzman, violin

Rachmaninoff I

August 7


Mussorgsky: Khovantchina Introduction *

Walton: Cello Concerto

Rachmaninoff: Symphony #1


Hai-Ye Ni, cello
Chia-Hsuan Lin, emerging conductor *

Wine, Women and Song

August 9


Glazunov: Valse de concert #2

Tchaikovsky: Eugene Onegin waltz

Tchaikovsky: Three Pieces for Violin & Orchestra

Johann Strauss, Jr.:

Roses from the South

Voices of Spring

Thunder & Lightning Polka

Wine, Women & Song

Blue Danube


Igor Yuzefovich, violin




Classics Old and New

August 12


Stravinsky: Pulcinella Suite

J.S. Bach: Piano Concerto in d minor

J.S. Bach: Suite #3

Stravinsky: Concerto for Piano & Wind Instr.


Alain Trudel, Conductor
Winston Choi, piano


Rachmaninoff II

August 14


Dvorak: Legend Op 59 #2 *

Nielsen: Flute Concerto

Rachmaninoff: Symphony #2


Susanna Self, flute
Robert McConnell, emerging conductor *

Don Giovanni Act 1 -Highlights

August 16


Haydn: Symphony No. 88

Mozart: Don Giovanni (excerpts from Act 1)


Soloists, Kimberly McCord,
Kathy Pyeatt, 
Hannah Dixon McConnell, Keven Keys, Grant Knox,
Christopher Grundy
Judith Jackson



Symphonic Brilliance

August 19


Schubert: Unfinished Symphony

Barber: Piano Concerto

Sibelius: Symphony #5


Gabriela Martinez, piano

Rachmaninoff III

August 21


Borodin: Prince Igor Overture *

Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto #1

Rachmaninoff: Symphony #3


Gabriela Martinez, piano
Jiang Xie,
emerging conductor  *



August 23


Elgar: Violin Concerto

Rachmaninoff: Symphonic Dances


Elena Urioste, violin


Please note: All concerts begin at 7:30 p.m.  Pre-concert talks on Thursdays begin at 6:00 p.m.

Pre-Concert talks are scheduled for 45 minutes.

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Program Notes for the 2014 Season


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  Fax: (920) 854-1950