2015 Summer Pops at Symphony Park

 

Series proudly sponsored by

Symphony Park, 4400 Sharon Road (behind SouthPark Mall), Charlotte

5 p.m. Gates Open
7 p.m. Prelude Performance
8:15 p.m. Charlotte Symphony

Sunday, June 7: Summer Pops: Opening Night 
Sunday, June 14: Tchaikovsky Spectacular
Sunday, June 21: A Night at the Movies    
Sunday, June 28: Hot Spanish Nights
Friday, July 3: Celebrate America!    


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June 21: A Night at the Movies
June 28: Hot Spanish Nights

Staton Financial Associates
July 3: Celebrate America!



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  • Sundays: June 7, June 14, June 21, June 28: Adults $12, Children under 18 - FREE
  • Thursday, July 3: Adults $16, Children under 18 - FREE
  • Summer Pass (all 5 concerts at Symphony Park) - $48

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Sunday, June 7:  Summer Pops: Opening Night                            Buy Tickets

Albert-George Schram, conductor 

ELGAR Pomp and Circumstance No. 1
VON SUPPE Light Cavalry Overture
arr. LOWDEN A Disney Super Time
MANCINI Sons of Italy from Beaver Valley '37
MANCINI Peter Gunn
BRAHMS/arr. Schmeling Hungarian Dances No. 6 & 5
PORTER/arr. Hermann Begin the Beguine
TRADITIONAL/arr. Hermann Polish Polka Party
TRADITIONAL Chicken Reel
HANDY/arr. Wendel St. Louis Blues
TRADITIONAL/arr. Healey Love Is All You Need A Tribute to the Beatles
 

Sunday, June 14: Tchaikovsky Spectacular                                             BUY TICKETS

Albert-George Schram, conductor
 
TCHAIKOVSKY Polonaise from Eugene Onegin
TCHAIKOVSKY Capriccio Italien
TCHAIKOVSKY Scene No. 1 & Danse napolitaine from Swan LakeSuite Op. 20a
TCHAIKOVSKY Romeo and Juliet Overture-Fantasy
TCHAIKOVSKY Gigue from Suite No. 4, Op. 61 "Mozartiana" 
TCHAIKOVSKY Allegro Moderato from Violin Concerto in D major 
Calin Lupanu, violin
TCHAIKOVSKY Marche Slave Op. 31
 

Sunday, June 21: A Night at the Movies


Tonight's concert is made possible by
Charlotte Eye Ear Nose and Throat Associates
 
 

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Albert-George Schram, conductor
  
STRAUSS/arr. Goldfaden Also Sprach Zarathustra
STRAUSS Jr.      Blue Danube Waltz
GOLD/arr. Bennett Theme from Exodus
ARLEN/arr. Tyzik          Wizard of Oz
ROTA/arr. Holcombe Theme from The Godfather
GIACCHINO Star Trek: Into Darkness
CALLOWAY/arr. Frost Minnie the Moocher
ANDERSON-LOPEZ/arr. Krogstad Music from Frozen
JACOBS & CASEY/arr. Custer Hand Jive from Grease
MENKEN Music from Aladdin
 

 

Sunday, June 28: Hot Spanish Nights 
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Albert-George Schram, conductor 
 
TEXIDOR Amparito Roca
LECUONA Malaguena
TCHAIKOVSKY Danse espagnole fromSwan Lake
RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Scena et canto gitano and Fandango asturiano from Capriccio Espagnol
EVANS/arr. Dragon Lady of Spain
CHABRIER España
RUIZ&ROMERO/arr. Frost Macarena
FALLA/arr. Lederer Spanish Dance No. 1
FALLA Ritual Fire Dance
LEIGH Man of La Mancha
PADILLA/arr. Dragon Valencia
SOUSA El Capitan March

Friday, July 3: Celebrate America!    
 

Tonight's concert is made possible by
The Gorelick Family


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Albert-George Schram, conductor
 
Fireworks end the show!
 
KIRKLAND Patriotic Overture
KEY/arr Ochoa Star Spangled Banner
BERLIN/arr. Healey God Bless America
SOUSA  Hail to the Spirit of Liberty
TRADITIONAL A Salute to the Armed Services
BATES/arr. D'Angelo America the Beautiful
CURIALE Call of the Mountain
FOSTER/arr. Wendel Stephen Foster Overture
VARIOUS/arr. Wendel Back to the Fifties
JACKSON/arr. Vanacore King of Pop Medley
SOUSA Liberty Bell
GROFE Ode to the Star Spangled Banner 
 

Other Outdoor Summer Concerts Featuring the Charlotte Symphony


June 6 at Stumptown Park, Matthews: Summer Pops: Opening Night , Albert-George Schram, conductor
June 12 at Romare Bearden Park, Uptown Charlotte: Program TBA, Roger Kalia conducting
June 19 at Energy Explorium, Lake Norman: Program TBA, Roger Kalia conducting
June 27 at Bailey Road Park, Cornelius:   Celebrate America, Albert-George Schram conducting
July 1 at Belle Johnston Park, Pineville: Celebrate America, Albert-George Schram conducting
July 2 at Village Park, Kannapolis: Celebrate America, Albert-George Schram conducting


Summer Pops: Opening Night                             

Albert-George Schram, conductor 

ELGAR Pomp and Circumstance No. 1
VON SUPPE Light Cavalry Overture
arr. LOWDEN A Disney Super Time
MANCINI Sons of Italy from Beaver Valley '37
MANCINI Peter Gunn
BRAHMS/arr. Schmeling Hungarian Dances No. 6 & 5
PORTER/arr. Hermann Begin the Beguine
TRADITIONAL/arr. Hermann Polish Polka Party
TRADITIONAL Chicken Reel
HANDY/arr. Wendel St. Louis Blues
TRADITIONAL/arr. Healey Love Is All You Need A Tribute to the Beatles
 
 

Celebrate America!     

Albert-George Schram, conductor
 
KIRKLAND Patriotic Overture
KEY/arr Ochoa Star Spangled Banner
BERLIN/arr. Healey God Bless America
SOUSA  Hail to the Spirit of Liberty
TRADITIONAL A Salute to the Armed Services
BATES/arr. D'Angelo America the Beautiful
CURIALE Call of the Mountain
FOSTER/arr. Wendel Stephen Foster Overture
VARIOUS/arr. Wendel Back to the Fifties
JACKSON/arr. Vanacore King of Pop Medley
SOUSA Liberty Bell
GROFE Ode to the Star Spangled Banner 

   

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