past Sessions


Session 57 @ SFPL

May 26th, 2018

Gustav Holst - First Suite in E-flat for military band (Guest Conductor Olin Hannum)
Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 1 in D, movement 3
Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 1 in D, movement 2


Session 56 @ SFMOMA

March 24th, 2018

Camille Saint-Saëns - Danse macabre
Arturo Rodriguez - "Kyrie" from Requiem Without Words (premiere reading)
Junichi Masuda -Pokémon Medley

Photos by Dave Weiland

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Session 55 @ Sports Basement, Berkeley

January 27th, 2018

Richard Wagner - Prelude to Act III from "Lohengrin" 
Ferde Grofé - "Mississippi Suite" (all four movements)
Robert Bradley - Tom and Jerry "Blue Cat Blues” (arr. John Mortimer)


Awesöme Orchestra's 2017 End-of-Year Concert!
@ Freight & SalvAGE, BerKELEY

December 3rd, 2017

 Arturo Márquez - Danzón No. 2
 Nobuo Uematsu - "One Winged Angel" from Final Fantasy VII
Harry Nilsson - "He Needs Me" from Popeye (arr. Van Dyke Parks) featuring Kendra McKinley, vocals
 "Life Line" from The Point! (arr. Bobby Halvorson) featuring Kiefo Nilsson with Kendra McKinley, vocals
Arturo Rodriguez - Introit from Requiem Without Words (world premiere performance)
George Gershwin - Selections from Porgy and Bess (arr. Robert Russell Bennett)

Photos by Dave Weiland


Session 54 @ BAMFA

October 8th, 2017

Nino Rota - "The Godfather" Suite
Bernard Herrmann - "Vertigo" Suite  
Max Steiner - “Tara's Theme” from Gone with the Wind

Photos by David Weiland