63rd Season - August 4-22, 2015

All concerts begin at 7:30 PM

Victor Yampolsky, Music Director, conducts all concerts except August 8 & 13

All concerts are held in the Door Community Auditorium, Fish Creek, Wisconsin

All programs, dates, times, and locations are subject to change

Click on the concert title or date for more details - Program Notes for the Season 

* denotes first PMF performance







Opening Night

August 4


Beethoven: Coriolan Overture

Beethoven: Piano Concerto #4

Beethoven: Symphony #5


Pavel Gintov, piano

Childhood Memories

August 6

Rossini: Barber of Seville Overture

Grieg: Piano Concerto

Tchaikovsky: Symphony #1


Pavel Gintov, piano

Hollywood Rhapsody

August 8


An all orchestral program

of music from Hollywood's

most loved movies.

Program details...


David Wroe, conductor




Organ Magician

August 11

Handel: Concerto Grosso, Op. 6, #2

Ferdinando Paer: Organ Concerto *

J.S. Bach: Violin Concerto #1

Rheinberger: Organ Concerto #2*


Chelsea Chen, organ
Amy Sims, violin


Symphonic Splendor

August 13


Elgar: Sospiri, Op. 70**

Elgar: Cello Concerto

Respighi: Fountains of Rome*

Respighi: Pines of Rome*


JoAnn Falletta, conductor
Anna Burden, cello
Blair Skinner, Emerging Conductor**

Don Giovanni's Return

August 15


Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto

Mozart: Don Giovanni, Act II*


Anna Lee, violin
Vocal Soloists:
Kimberly McCord
Kathy Pyeatt
Grant Knox
Christopher Grundy
Kevin Keys
Danielle Buonaiuto
Brian Wehrle



Vive la France

August 18


Franck: The Accursed Huntsman *

Saint-Saens: Violin Concerto #3

Bizet: L'Arlésienne Suites 1 & 2 *


Anna Lee, violin

Roses & Thorns of Love

August 20

Wagner: Prelude to Die Meistersinger

Wagner: Forest Murmers *

Wagner: Prelude & Liebestod

R. Strauss: Burleske

R. Strauss: Don Juan


Lilya Zilberstein, piano


Finale - Russian Greats

August 22


Glinka: A Life for the Tsar Overture**

Prokofiev: Symphony #3 *

Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto #3


Lilya Zilberstein, piano

Blair Skinner, Emerging Conductor**





August Symphony Series performance location

Door Community Auditorium - Fish Creek 

The Peninsula Music Festival - 10347 Highway 42

Unit B Green Gables Shops 

P.O. Box 340, Ephraim, Wisconsin  54211

email: musicfestival@musicfestival.com

Phone: (920) 854-4060