2015 | 2016

San Diego Symphony Orchestra

Ben Folds Live - Summer Pops

July 30th, 2015

Embarcadero Marina Park South

     Sam Hyken: Refried Farandole

     Music of Ben Folds and Orchestra


Amarillo Symphony

September 18th and 19th, 2015

Globe News Center for the Performing Arts

Composer-in-Residence, Chris Rogerson: A Prayer for Spring

     J.S. BACH: Concerto for 2 Violins, in D minor

     Espen Lilleslåtten, Michelle Skinner, Violins

     M. RAVEL: Le Tombeau de Couperin

     J. BRAHMS: Symphony No. 2, op. 73, D major


National Symphony Orchestra

September 22nd, 2015

National Institute of Health

     MOZART: Le nozze di Figaro, K.492: Overture

     M. RAVEL: Le Tombeau de Couperin

     E. ELGAR: Serenade, op.20, E minor

     J. RODRIGO: Concierto Pastoral for Flute

     Leah Arsenault, Flute

     DEBUSSY: Petite Suite


Nu Deco Ensemble - Season 1

September 25th and 26th, 2015

Miami Light Box at Goldman Warehouse

     Clint Needham: Urban Sprawls

     Marc Mellits: Octet for Strings

     Marcos Balter: Bladed Stance

     Greg Simon: Draw me the Sun

     Sam Hyken: LCD Sound System, Symphonic Suite


The Phoenix Symphony

October 2nd, 3rd and 4th

Symphony Hall

     A. COPLAND: Fanfare for the Common Man

     J. WILLIAMS: Hymn to the Fallen

     G. HOLST: Mars, from the Planets

     A. COPLAND: Lincoln Portrait

     D. SHOSTIKOVICH: Symphony No. 5, mvt. III, D minor

     S. BARBER: Essay No. 2, Op. 17

     J. WILLIAMS: Liberty Fanfare

     J. WILLIAMS: Born on the Fourth of July 


Amarillo Symphony

October 16th and 17th

Globe News Center for the Performing Arts

Ballroom Heat Wave Premium Pops - Series Premier

Featuring Metropolitan Ballroom Dancers

     J. STRUASS Jr.: Kaiser Waltz

     J. STRAUSS Jr.: On the Beautiful Blue Danue

     J.S. BACH/arr. Hyken: Toccata y Fuga in Re Minor

     G. FAURE: Pavane in F-sharp Minor, Op. 50

     Lecuona/arr. Gould: Malagueña from Andalusia Suite

     Pharrell Williams/arr. Hyken: Happy


Amarillo Symphony

November 20th and 21st, 2015

Globe News Center for the Performing Arts

Composer-in Residence, Chris Rogerson: New Work Premier

      KORNGOLD: Cello Concerto

      SAINT-SAËNS: Concerto No. 1 for Cello, op. 33, A minor

      Madeleine Kabat, Cello

      TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony No. 4, op. 36, F minor


Nu Deco Ensemble - Season 1

Water Music Concert

November 22nd, 2015

The Deering Estate at Cutler

     Featuring Music of Sam Hyken, J.S. Bach, 

     Daft Punk, G. Bizet, LCD Sound System and J. Brahms


The Phoenix Symphony

December 4th , 5th and 6th, 2015

Symphony Hall

Holiday Pops

     Music TBD

2016

Grand Rapids Symphony

January 8th and 9th, 2016

Devos Performance Hall

     L.v. BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 6, op. 68, F major (Pastorale)

     Adam Schoenberg: Rondo from American Symphony

     J. RODRIGO: Fantasia para un gentilhombre

     Pablo Villegas, guitar

     A. MARQUEZ: Danźon No. 2


The Florida Orchestra

January 13th and 14th, 201

Clearwater and St. Petersburg Florida

Tchaikovsky Celebration

     Selections from Swan Lake
     1812 Overture
     Suite No. 4 (Mozartiana)


Nu Deco Ensemble - Season 1

January 28th, 2015

North Beach Band Shell, Miami Florida

     Presented by The Rhythm Foundation

     Featuring music of Andy Akiho, Daft Punk, J.S. Bach,

     Sam Hyken, LCD Sound System and Bizet


San Diego Symphony

February 6th, 2015

Coply Symphony Hall

A City Lights Concert

     BERLIOZ: Roman Carnival

     Ben Folds: Piano Concerto

     Music of Ben Folds


Amarillo Symphony

February 19th and 20th

Globe News Center for the Performing Arts

White Hot Movie Music

     Alfred Newman: 20th Century Fox Fanfare

     Alan Silverstri: Forrest Gump

     Howard Shore: Lord of the Rings

     Rodgers & Hammerstein: Sound of Music

     John Williams: Hook, E.T., Star Wars


Nu Deco Ensemble - Season 1

March 3rd, 4th and 5th, 2016

The Light Box at Goldman Warehouse

     With Special Guests, Project Trio

     Music of PJT, Hindemith, Radio Head, 

     Sam Hyken


Amarillo Symphony

March 11th and 12th, 2015

Globe News Center for the Performing Arts

      A. MARQUEZ: Danzon No. 2

      A.J. KERNIS: Air, for Violin

      J. CORIGLIANO: Chaconne from The Red Violin

      Elena Urioste, Violin

      Composer-in-Residence, Chris Rogerson

      New Work Premier

      I. STRAVINSKY: The Firebird Suite (1919)


Knoxville Symphony Orchestra

March 17th and 18th, 2015

Tennesse Theater

      J. ADAMS: The Chairman Daces, Foxtrot for Orchestra

      S. BARBER: Violin Concerto, Op. 14

      Elena Urioste, violin

      MUSSORGSKY / RAVEL: Pictures at an Exhibition


Amarillo Symphony

April 22nd, and 23rd, 2015

Globe News Center for the Performing Arts

      Sam Hyken: Refried Farandole

      Adam Schoenberg: Concerto for Project Trio, Co-commission

      Further Works by Project Trio

      R. STRAUSS: Till Eulenspeigel's Merry Pranks

      A. COPLAND: Suite from Bill the Kid


Nu Deco Ensemble - Season 1

April 29th and 30th, 2015

Light Box at Goldman Warehouse

     Paul DooleyVelocity Festivals

     Andy Akiho: To Run in West Harlem

     Further music by Andy Akiho and Sam Hyken

     Andy Akiho, steel drums


Sarasota Orchestra

May 6th and 7th, 2015

Spanish Nights

     Music TBD