Chamber Orchestra

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The Chamber Orchestra specializes in repertoire for small orchestra and mixed chamber ensembles ranging from the Baroque era to the 21st century. In addition to its own concert schedule, Chamber Orchestra performs with the Luther College Opera Workshop.

Chamber Orchestra is conducted by Daniel Baldwin.

Auditions for Chamber Orchestra are held annually. String players who join Chamber Orchestra are often also members of Symphony Orchestra.






Selected Repertoire from Past Performances

Bartok; Rumanian Folk Dances
Beethoven; Symphonies 1, 2, 3, 5, and 8
Britten; Simple Symphony
Copland; Appalachian Spring, Suite for 13 Instruments
Debussy; Danses Sacrée et Profane for harp and strings
Dvorák; Serenade in D minor, Op. 44
Elgar; Serenade for String Orchestra
Gounod; Petite Symphonie for Wind Instruments
Handel; Royal Fireworks Music
Haydn; Symphonies 82, 101, and 104
Hindeminth; Five Pieces for String Orchestra
Holst; Brook Green Suite
Hovhaness; Alleluia and Fugue
Ives; Symphony No. 3 ("Camp Meeting")
Mozart; Symphonies 35, 36, 38, and 40
Respighi; Ancient Airs and Dances
Rosetti; Symphony in G minor
Stravinsky; Suites 1 and 2 for Small Orchestra
Wagner; Siegfried Idyll
Webern; Five Pieces for Orchestra, Op. 10
Weill; Little Threepenny Music, for Wind Instruments