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Brookline Symphony Orchestra Announces 10th Anniversary Concert Season

The Brookline Symphony Orchestra and Music Director Andrew Altenbach are excited to announce their 2019–2020 season, which celebrates the organization’s 10th anniversary. The season contains powerhouse favorites such as BrahmsSymphony No 1, Elgar’s Enigma Variations, Shostakovich’s Symphony No 5, and Dvorak’s New World Symphony; alongside new pieces to discover by American composers Julia Adolphe and Missy Mazzoli.

The season will feature 2019 Concerto Competition winners Kristyn Moore (flute) and Eva Aronian (violin), and special guest soloist Peter Stumpf, professor of cello at Indiana University's Jacob School of Music and former principal cellist of the Los Angeles Philharmonic.

The Brookline Symphony opens the season on October 26 with Borodin’s Overture to Prince Igor, Reinecke’s Flute Concerto with Kristyn Moore, and Brahms’ Symphony No 1. The concert on December 15 features Julia Adolphe’s Shiver and Bloom, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s Violin Concerto No. 2 with Eva Aronian, and Edward Elgar’s Enigma Variations.  

Celebrations continue in 2020 on March 14 and 15, with special guest Peter Stumpf, who will join the Brookline Symphony in performing Samuel Barber’s Cello Concerto. Also on the program is Antonín Dvořák’s Symphony No 9. The season will conclude on May 30 with Franz Liszt’s Les Preludes, Missy Mazzoli’s Violent, Violent Sea, and Dmitri Shostakovich’s Symphony No 5. Learn more.