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Andrews University Symphony Orchestra
A Birthday Tribute to Maestro Herbert Blomstedt
November 3, 2007

Chadwick: Jubilee (from Symphonic Sketches) | Liszt: Piano Concerto No. 2 in A Major | Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 5 in d minor, op. 107 "Reformation"

George Chadwick (1854-1931)
Jubilee (from Symphonic Sketches)

Betz, Marianne. “New Light on George Whitefield Chadwick: Recent Discoveries of Unknown Material.” Musical

(Winter 2001): 641-643.

David Hall. Liner Notes. “Chadwick: Symphonic Sketches.” Eastman-Rochester Orch. Cond. Howard Hanson. LP.

Mercury, [197-].

Faucett, Bill F. “The Symphonic Works of George Whitefield Chadwick.” PhD diss., Florida State University, 1992.

In ProQuest Dissertations and Theses, < =2&Fmt=2&

clientId=1898&RQT=309&VName=PQ> Accessed 20 May 2008.

Ledbetter, Steven and Victor Fell Yellin. “Chadwick, George Whitefield.” Grove Music Online ed. L. Macy.

8 October 2007. <>

Yellin, Victor. Chadwick: Yankee Composer. Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press., 1990.

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Franz Liszt (1811-1886)
Piano Concerto No. 2 in A Major

Adagio sostenuto assai
Allegro agitato assai
Allegro moderato
Allegro deciso
Marziale un poco meno allegro
Allegro animato
Stretto (molto accelerando)

Anonymous. “Liszt, Franz.” Harvard Biographical Dictionary. Edited by Don Michael Randel. Cambridge,

Massachusetts: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press,

Freed, Richard. “About the Composition: Piano Concerto No.2 in A Major.” Kennedy Center Online. 25 October

2007. <>

Jacobson, Bernard. Liner Notes. “Franz Liszt (1811-1886).” London Philharmonic Orch. Cond. Bernard Haitink. LP.

RCS Red Seal, [1964].

Lyons, James. Liner Notes. “Liszt: Concertos 1 and 2.” London Symphony Orch. Cond. Rene Leibowitz. LP.

Dynagroove Recording, 1964.

Rosenblatt, Jay M. “The Concerto as Crucible: Franz Liszt’s Early Works for Piano and Orchestra.” PhD., University

of Chicago, 1995. In ProQuest Dissertations and Theses, < pqdweb?did= 741131011

&sid=1&Fmt=2&clientId=1898&RQT=309&VName=PQD> Accessed 20 May 2008.

Sitwell, Sacheverell, David Wilde, John Ogdon et al. Franz Liszt: The Man and His Music. Edited by Alan Walker.

New York: Taplinger Publishing Company, 1970.

Stevens, Denis. “Franz Liszt (1811-1886).” The Concerto. Edited by Ralph Hill. Baltimore: Penguin Books, 1978.

Walker, Alan. “Franz Liszt: The Weimar Years 1848-1861, Volume 2.” New York: Knopf, 1989.

________. “Liszt, Franz Ferenc.” Grove Music Online ed. L. Macy. 25 January 2008.


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Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)
Symphony No. 5 in d minor, op. 107 "Reformation"
Andante~Allegro maestoso
Allegro vivace
Choral~Allegro vivace~Allegro maestoso

Dinglinger, Wolfgang. “The Programme of Mendelssohn’s ‘Reformation’ Symphony, Op.107.” The Mendelssohns:

Their Music in History
. Edited by John M. Cooper. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2003.

Ellman, Donald. “The Symphony in 19 th Century Germany.” A Companion To The Symphony. Edited by Robert

Layton. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1995.

Grey, Thomas. “The Orchestral Music.” The Mendelssohn Companion. Edited by Douglass Seaton. Connecticut:

Greenwood Press, 2001.

Holoman, D. Kern. Evenings with the Orchestra: A Norton Companion for Concertgoers. New York: W.W.

Norton & Company, 1956.

Schonberg, Harold C. The Lives of the Great Composers. New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 1970.

Silber, Judith. “Mendelssohn and His Reformation Symphony.” Journal of the American Musicological Society 15,

no. 2 (Summer 1987): 311-336.

Stauffer, George B. “Gewandhaus and Other Orchestras.” Grove Music Online ed. L. Macy. 30 October 2007.


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