Special Projects & Upcoming Performances

December 4, 2021 at 7:30pm

Fresno Philharmonic (Fresno, CA)

William Saroyan Theatre

Guest Artists, TBA

Rei Hotoda, Music Director

 

HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS

 

Sunday, January 16, 2022 at 3:00pm

Fresno Philharmonic (Fresno, CA)

William Saroyan Theatre

Robert McDuffie, violin

Rei Hotoda, Music Director

 

Jerod Impichchaachaaha’ Tate:  Clans (Squirrel, Panther, Raccoon)

Adolphus Hailstork: Epitaph for a Man Who Dreamed

Bruch: Violin Concerto No. 1 in G minor

Dvorak: Symphony No. 9 in E Minor Op. 95

 

Friday, January 28, 2022 at 11:00am

Louisville Orchestra (Louisville, KY)

Kentucky Center

Rei Hotoda, Guest Conductor

 

Lili Boulanger: Of a Spring Morning

Beethoven:  Symphony No. 8

Respighi:  Pines of Rome

 

Saturday, January 29, 2022 at 8:00pm

Louisville Orchestra (Louisville, KY)

Kentucky Center

Rei Hotoda, Guest Conductor

 

Lili Boulanger: Of a Spring Morning

Beethoven:  Symphony No. 8

Respighi:  Fountains of Rome

Respighi:  Pines of Rome

 

Saturday, February 5, 2022 at 7:30pm

Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra (Manitoba, Canada)

Centennial Concert Hall

Naomi Woo, pianist

Rei Hotoda, conductor & pianist

 

Jessie Montgomery: Records from a Vanishing City

Mozart: Concerto for Two Pianos in E-flat major

R. Schumann: Symphony No. 1 in B-flat major, Op. 38 (Spring)

 

Saturday, March 12, 2022 at 7:30pm

Fresno Philharmonic (Fresno, CA)

William Saroyan Theatre

Jorge Montilla Moreno, clarinet

Rei Hotoda, Music Director

 

Juan Pablo Contreras: Mariachitlán

Kenneth Froelich: Melt: Concerto for Clarinet

Elgar: Enigma Variations Op. 36

 

Saturday April 22, 2022 at 8:00pm

Oklahoma City Philharmonic (Oklahoma City, OK)

Civic Center Music Hall

Sandeep Das, tabla

Rei Hotoda, Guest Conductor

 

Aghaei & Jacobsen: Ascending Bird

Dinuk Wijeratne: Tabla Concerto

Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade

Saturday, April 23, 2022 at 5pm

ROCO (Houston, TX)

Rei Hotoda, Guest Conductor

Viet Cuong: Re(new)al

Derek Bermel: Luminous Wastelands (World Premiere)

Cynthia Lee Wong: In a Blink of an Eye (World Premiere)

Darius Milhaud: Creation of the World

Judah Adashi: The Sun Began to Fade (World Premiere)

Beethoven: Symphony No. 3 in E-Flat Major, Op. 55 “Eroica”
IV. Finale:  Allegro Molto

 

 

Sunday, May 8, 2022 at 3:00pm

Fresno Philharmonic (Fresno, CA)

William Saroyan Theatre

Rei Hotoda, Music Director

 

Lili Boulanger: D’un matin de printemps

Mahler: Symphony No. 1 in D Major, Titan

 

 

May 24-26, 2022

Fresno Philharmonic (Fresno, CA)

William Saroyan Theatre

Rei Hotoda, conductor

 

EDUCATION: LINK UP – THE ORCHESTRA ROCKS (a program of Carnegie Hall’s Weill Music Institute)