Boston Civic Symphony

Max Hobart, Music Director and Conductor

2016-2017 Season Celebrating its 92nd Season

Thursday September 15 2016 | 6:00 pm

An Evening of Wine-Tasting to Benefit the Orchestra

Eaton Vance Office


wine tasting fundraiser

Join us at the beautiful Rooftop Gardens at the Eaton Vance Office in Boston for our annual evening of wine, hors d-oeuvres, and music

Sunday  October 9 2016 | 2:00 pm

Barber, Rachmaninoff, and Dvorak

Regis College


Francisco Noya Roberto Plano

Francisco Noya, guest conductor

Roberto Plano, finalist, 2005 Van Cliburn Competition, soloist

Barber Second Essay for Orchestra Op. 17

Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor

Dvorak Symphony No. 8 Op. 88

Sunday  November 13 2016| 2:00 pm

Weber, Ginastera, and Brahms

Jordan Hall


Steven Lipsitt Ann Hobson Pilot

Steven Lipsitt, guest conductor

Ann Hobson Pilot, former principal harpist, BSO, soloist

Weber (orch. Berlioz) Invitation to the Dance Op. 65

Ginastera Harp Concerto Op. 25

Brahms Symphony No. 2 in D major Op. 73

Saturday  December 17 2016 | 2:00 pm

A Family Holiday Pops

Regis College


Holiday Megan Bisceglia

Max Hobart, conductor

Megan Bisceglia, soloist

Sunday  March 5 2017    |   2:00 pm

Bernstein, Bruch, and Tchaikovsky

Jordan Hall


David Feltner Charles Dimmick

David Feltner, guest conductor

Charles Dimmick, concertmaster, Portland Symphony Orchestra, soloist

Bernstein Overture to Candide

Bruch Violin Concerto No. 1

Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 4

Sunday  April 30 2017    |   2:00 pm


Regis College


Max Hobart conducting

Max Hobart, conductor, in his final performance as Music Director of the Civic

Mahler Symphony No. 1 in D “The Titan”
Original complete version including the fifth movement, “Blumine”