Past Concerts

  • The Civic Orchestra of New Haven performs two concerts each year. Past concerts have included:
  • Spring Concert: Saturday, May 5, 2018
    Shostakovitch: Festival Overture
    Dvorak: Symphony in E Minor, "From the New World"
    Copeland: Fanfare for the Common Man
    J. S. Bach: Choral Prelude
    J. S. Bach: Concerto for Two Violins in D Minor, BWV 1043
  • Winter Concert: Sunday, Dec. 7, 2008
    Verdi: Nabucco Overture
    Dvorak: Song to the Moon from Rusalka
    Tchaikovsky: Symphony no. 4
    Handel: Selections from The Messiah
    Adam: Cantique de Noel
    Mozart: Allelujah from Exultate Jubilate
    Anderson: Bugler's Holiday
    Holst: In the Bleak Midwinter
    Finnegan: Christmas Sing-along
    Handel: Hallelujah
    Concert Poster
  • Winter Concert: Sunday, Dec. 9, 2007
    Beethoven: Egmont Overture
    Respighi: The Pines of Rome
    Verdi: Overture to "La Forza del Destino"
    With the Green's Farm Academy Chorus:
    Leroy Anderson: Sleigh Ride and A Christmas Festival
    also "White Christmas", "The Little Drummer Boy", and "When You Believe" form The Prince of Egypt
    Concert Poster
  • Spring Concert: Friday, May 12, 2006
    Dvorák: Carnival Overture
    Tschaikovsky: Symphony #2
    Giacomo Gates sings Gershwin with
    Rex Cadwallader, piano;
    Mike Asetta, bass;
    Arti Dixson, percussion
    This concert is presented in part by funds from The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield, Pellegrino Law firm, and Alcraft.
    Concert Poster
  • Winter Concert: Sunday, Dec. 4, 2005
    Aaron Copland (1900-1990): Fanfare for the Common Man
    Michail Ivanovitch Glinka (1804-1857): Russlan and Ludmilla
    Leroy Anderson (1908 – 1975): Bugler's Holiday
    Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1840-1893): Nutcracker Suite
    George Frideric Handel (1685-1759): The Messiah: Part 1
    This concert was made possible in part by funds from the Konover Construction Corporation.
    Concert Poster
  • Spring Concert: Friday, May 13, 2005
    Rex Cadwallader: Connecticut Legends
    Johannes Brahms: Academic Festival Overture, Op. 80.
    W. A. Mozart: Symphony in D-major, KV 504. "Prague"