Discover Classical’s Concert Nights with the DPAA

Discover Classical and the Dayton Performing Arts Alliance (DPAA) are pleased to announce Concert Nights with the DPAA on Discover Classical on SUNDAY nights! Every Sunday night, Discover Classical will broadcast a previously recorded concert programming from Dayton Ballet, Dayton Opera, or the Dayton Philharmonic for the southwest Ohio region to tune in and enjoy from the comfort of their homes.

Concert Night with the DPAA will air Sunday evenings at 8:00 pm on Discover Classical 88.1FM WDPR Dayton/ 89.9FM WDPG Greenville/ 89.1FM WUSO Springfield, and online at discoverclassical.org. The 2021 concert line-up is as follows:

October 3, 2021 at 8:00 pm
from March 2020
Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra
Neal Gittleman, conductor
Gavin George, piano
Copland: Suite from Appalachian Spring
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 21 in C Major
Beethoven: Symphony No. 6, “Pastoral”
Intermission Interview: Aurelian Oprea

October 10, 2021 at 8:00 pm
from June 2019
Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra
Neal Gittleman, conductor
Rachael Young, bassoon
Mozart: Bassoon Concerto
Mahler: Symphony No. 1

October 17, 2021 at 8:00 pm
from February 2004
Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra
Neal Gittleman, conductor
Dvořák: Symphony No. 9, “From the New World”
John Corigliano: Symphony No. 1

October 24, 2021 at 8:00 pm
from April 2019
Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra
Neal Gittleman, conductor
Dayton Ballet
Karen Russo Burke, choreographer
Tchaikovsky: Sleeping Beauty: The Legend of Briar Rose
Intermission Interview: Karen Russo Burke
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October 31, 2021 at 8:00 pm
from October 2017 PhilharMonster Family Concert
Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra
Neal Gittleman, conductor
John Williams: Harry’s Wondrous World
Bernstein: Candide Overture
Wendel: Poltergeist Polka
Strauss, II: Thunder and Lightning Polka
Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Scherzo
Tilzer: Take Me Out to the Ball Game
Kapilow: Green Eggs and Ham (Olivia Yokers and Adelina Geraghty)
John Williams: ET Flying Theme
Preview of November 2021 DPAA Performances
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November 7, 2021 at 8:00 pm
from February 2015
Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra
Neal Gittleman, conductor
Mendelssohn: Ruy Blas Overture
Ginastera: Harp Concerto (Leslie Stratton, harp)
Beethoven: Symphony No. 5

November 14, 2021 at 8:00 pm
from March 2018
Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra
Neal Gittleman, conductor
Debussy: La mer
Vaughan Williams: A Sea Symphony

November 21, 2021 at 8:00 pm
from February 2005
Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra
Neal Gittleman, conductor
Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night’s Dream Overture
Schubert: Rosamunde Act III Entr’Acte
Beethoven: Egmont Overture
Previn & Stoppard: Every Good Boy Deserves Favour (Human Race Theatre Company)

November 28, 2021 at 8:00 pm
from February 2018 Young People’s Concert
Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra
Neal Gittleman, conductor
Buck: Festival Overture
Gould: American Salute
Trad.: Civil War Military Band Music
Trad.: Simple Gifts
Copland: Variations on a Shaker Medley
Trad.: Sally Goodin’ (John Lardinois)
Copland: Hoe-Down from Rodeo
Daugherty: Route 66
Preview of December 2021 DPAA Performances

December 5, 2021 at 8:00 pm
from March 2006
Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra
Neal Gittleman, conductor
Maxwell Davies: An Orkney Wedding with Sunrise
Bruch: Scottish Fantasy (Adele Anthony)
Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 3, “Scottish”

December 12, 2021 at 8:00 pm
from September 2014
Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra
Neal Gittleman, conductor
Rimsky-Korsakov: Le Coq d’Or Suite
Michael Schelle: (restless dreams before) THE BIG NIGHT
Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto (Chad Hoopes, violin)
Intermission Interview: Chad Hoopes

December 19, 2021 at 8:00 pm
from October 2009
Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra
Neal Gittleman, conductor
Tchaikovsky: Coronation March
Stravinsky: The Fairy’s Kiss Divertimento
Beethoven: Symphony No. 9

December 26, 2021 at 8:00 pm
from December 2019 New Year’s Eve
Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra
Neal Gittleman, conductor
Excerpts from 2019 New Year’s Eve Concert
Preview of January 2022 DPAA Performances