Greenville Symphony Orchestra – The Mephisto

Liszt-100 A program of orchestral showstoppers, beginning with a Halloween weekend concert from the 2011-2012 season of the Greenville Symphony Orchestra playing music by Richard Strauss, Liszt, Mussorgsky and more. Then some selections in a similar vein from the Western Piedmont Symphony in Hickory, NC and the first concert of their 46th season, the 20th with Music Director John Gordon Ross.

Listen to the entire program: Greenville Symphony Orchestra - Orchestral Showstoppers





Billboard and Introduction to Strauss's "Till Eulenspiegel's Merry Pranks" - Lauren Rico





RICHARD STRAUSS: Till Eulenspiegel's Merry Pranks
Greenville Symphony Orchestra
Edvard Tchivzhel, Music Director and Conductor





Introduction to Liszt's Mephisto Waltz - Lauren Rico





FRANZ LISZT: Mephisto Waltz No. 1
Greenville Symphony Orchestra
Edvard Tchivzhel, Music Director and Conductor





Introduction to Arnold's "Tam O'Shanter Overture"





MALCOLM ARNOLD: Tam O'Shanter Overture
Greenville Symphony Orchestra
Edvard Tchivzhel, Music Director and Conductor





Introduction to Mussorgsky's "Bald Mountain" - Lauren Rico





MODEST MUSSORGSKY: Night on Bald Mountain
Greenville Symphony Orchestra
Edvard Tchivzhel, Music Director and Conductor





Introduction to Tchaikovsky's "Francesca da Rimini" - Lauren Rico





TCHAIKOVSKY: Francesca di Rimini
Greenville Symphony Orchestra
Edvard Tchivzhel, Music Director and Conductor





Introduction to Berlioz and Saint Saens - Lauren Rico





HECTOR BERLIOZ: "March to the Scaffold" (from Symphonie Fantastique)
CAMILLE SAINT-SAENS: Danse Macabre
Western Piedmont Symphony
John Gordon Ross, Music Director and Conductor





Introduction to de Meij's "Lord of the Rings" Symphony - Lauren Rico





JOHAN DE MEIJ: "Gandalf" "Gollum" "Journey In The Dark" (from de Meij's Symphony No. 1 "The Lord of the Rings" Symphony)
The Concert Band of Lenoir-Rhyne University
Dr. Daniel Kiser, conductor





End of show - Lauren Rico