©2019 By Rei Hotoda, Conductor

Upcoming Performances 

Sunday, September 22, 2019 3:00 p.m.

Fresno Philharmonic (Fresno, CA)
William Saroyan Theatre

Cecile Licad, piano
Rei Hotoda, conductor

 

BERNSTEIN Overture to Candide
SAINT-SAËNS Piano Concerto No. 2
VIVIAN FUNG  Earworms
R. STRAUSS  Der Rosenkavalier Suite

Saturday, October 26, 2019 at 8:00 p.m.

Orlando Philharmonic (Orlando, FL)

Bob Carr Theater

Rimma Bergeron-Langlois, violin

Rei Hotoda, conductor

 

WALKER Lyric for Strings

BARBER Violin Concerto

BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 5 in C minor

 

 

Sunday, November 10, 2019 3:00 p.m.

Fresno Philharmonic (Fresno, CA)
William Saroyan Theatre

John Hagstrom, trumpet
Rei Hotoda, conductor

 

ADOLPHUS HAILSTORK An American Port of Call
ARUTUNIAN Trumpet Concerto
SCHUBERT Symphony No. 9 in C Major

 

 

Saturday, December 7, 2019 7:30 p.m.

Fresno Philharmonic (Fresno, CA)
William Saroyan Theatre

Steve Bell Band, guest artists
Fresno Master Chorale

Rei Hotoda, conductor

 

Home for the Holidays: 


Fresno’s symphonic holiday tradition returns!  This year we welcome Canadian singer-songwriter Steve Bell and his band for an evening of spiritual and secular songs of the season with the Fresno Master Chorale.  “Make no mistake, Bell and a guitar alone are enough to wow an audience.” (Calgary City Light News)

Thursday, December 12, 2019 at 7:00 p.m.

National Arts Center Orchestra (Ottawa, ON)

Southam Hall

Rei Hotoda, conductor

Home for the Holidays:

 

Holiday concert to include best-loved Christmas carols with music from Canada and around the world featuring an exciting lineup of stellar vocalists.

Friday, December 13, 2019 at 7:00 p.m.

National Arts Center Orchestra (Ottawa, ON)

Southam Hall

Rei Hotoda, conductor

Home for the Holidays:

Holiday concert to include best-loved Christmas carols with music from Canada and around the world featuring an exciting lineup of stellar vocalists.

Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 7:00 p.m.

National Arts Center Orchestra (Ottawa, ON)

Southam Hall

Rei Hotoda, conductor

 

Home for the Holidays:

Holiday concert to include best-loved Christmas carols with music from Canada and around the world featuring an exciting lineup of stellar vocalists.

Sunday, January 19, 2020 3:00 p.m.

Fresno Philharmonic (Fresno, CA)
William Saroyan Theatre

Stephanie Sant’Ambrogio, violin
Julie Albers, cello

Rei Hotoda, conductor and piano

BEETHOVEN Fidelio Overture
BEETHOVEN Triple Concerto
BEETHOVEN Symphony #3, Eroica

 

 

Sunday, February 16, 2020 3:00 p.m.

Fresno Philharmonic (Fresno, CA)
William Saroyan Theatre

Barry Douglas, piano
Rei Hotoda, conductor


GABRIELA LENA FRANK Escaramuza
SHOSTAKOVICH Piano Concerto No. 2
RACHMANINOFF Symphony No. 2

February 19-23, 2020 

California All-State Orchestra (Fresno, CA) 

Saroyan theater

Rei Hotoda, conductor 

Saturday, March 28, 2020 at 7:30 p.m.

Hawaii Symphony Orchestra (Honolulu, HI)

Neal S. Blaisdell Concert Hall

Chee-Yun, violin

Rei Hotoda, conductor

 

BEETHOVEN Namensfeier Overture, Op. 115

TCHAIKOVSKY Concerto for Violin in D Major, Op. 35

ELGAR Enigma Variations, Op. 36

Sunday, March 29, 2020 at 4:00 p.m.

Hawaii Symphony Orchestra (Honolulu, HI)

Neal S. Blaisdell Concert Hall

Chee-Yun, violin

Rei Hotoda, conductor

 

BEETHOVEN Namensfeier Overture, Op. 115

TCHAIKOVSKY Concerto for Violin in D Major, Op. 35

ELGAR Enigma Variations, Op. 36

Friday, April 10, 2020 at 11:00 a.m.

Louisville Orchestra (Louisville, KY)

Kentucky Center

Rei Hotoda, conductor

 

RACHMANINOFF  Symphony No. 2 (Movements Nos. 2 & 4)

 

Saturday, April 11, 2020 at 8:00 p.m.

Louisville Orchestra (Louisville, KY)

Kentucky Center

Rei Hotoda, conductor

 

MAZZOLI Rouge River Transfiguration

BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 8

RACHMANINOFF Symphony No. 2 in E minor

 

 

Sunday, April 19, 2020 at 3:00 p.m.

Omaha Symphony (Omaha, NE)

Joslyn Art Museum

James Compton, bassoon

Nicholas Nelson, bassoon

Rei Hotoda, conductor

 

HAYDN Symphony No. 22

SCHREKER Chamber Symphony

JOHNSEN Concerto for Two Bassoons in F Major

BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 2

 

 

Sunday, April 26, 2020 3:00 p.m.

Fresno Philharmonic (Fresno, CA)
William Saroyan Theatre

Soloists TBA
Fresno Master Chorale
Rei Hotoda, conductor


Opera Highlights including selections from:

WAGNER Die Walkure
VERDI Il Trovatore
WAGNER Tristan und Isolde
DONIZETTI Don Pasquale
BIZET Carmen
PUCCINI Manon Lescaut
VERDI Nabucco
VERDI Aïda