Calendar 2021-2022

July 23-27, 2022

Cabrillo Festival of Contemporary Music

Cristian Măcelaru, Artistic Director

Ho-Yin Kwok, conducting associate

July 4, 2022

Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra

Ho-Yin Kwok, conductor

Smith/Luck - The Star Spangled Banner 

Bernstein/Mason - West Side Story Selections 

Casey/Custer - GREASE! 

Mancini/Custer:  A Tribute to Henry Mancini 

Pasek/O'Loughlin - The Greatest Showman

Custer - A Salute to the Big Apple 

Ellington/Custer - Duke Ellington! 

Arlen/Sayre - Over the Rainbow 

Sousa - Washington Post March 

Williams - Raiders March from Indiana Jones

Lowden - Armed Forces Salute 

Berlin/Healey - A Tribute to Irving Berlin 

Sousa - The Stars and Stripes Forever

Jun 26, 2022

Mississippi Valley Orchestra

Parkway Theater LLC, Minneapolis, MN

Jun 5-24, 2022

Foster Music Camp

Ho-Yin Kwok, conductor

Middle School String Camp:

Mendelssohn - Andante from Symphony No. 5

Brahms - Hungarian Dance No. 1

Kreisler - Liebesfreud

High School String Camp:

Vaughan Williams - Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis

Bartók - Divertimento for Strings

Sibelius - Impromptu for Strings

High School Orchestra Camp:

Glinka - Overture from Ruslan and Lyudmila

Tchaikovsky - Capriccio italien

Mascagni  - Intermezzo from Cavalleria Rusticana

May 22, 2022

Mississippi Valley Orchestra

Ho-Yin Kwok, conductor

Andrew Staupe, piano

Coleridge-Taylor - Overture to The Song of Hiawatha

Bartók - Piano Concerto No. 2

Dvořák - Symphony No. 9

May 13, 2022

Eastern Kentucky University Commencement
Eastern Kentucky University Symphony Orchestra

Ho-Yin Kwok, conductor

May 12, 2022

Paul Laurence Dunbar High School

Ho-Yin Kwok, clinician

May 5, 2022

Waggener High School

Ho-Yin Kwok, clinician

May 2, 2022

Eastern Kentucky University Symphony Orchestra
 

Ho-Yin Kwok, conductor

Alexa Dziatkowski, Trumpet

Elysian Trombone Consort

Haydn - Trumpet Concerto

Koetsier - Concertino for Four Trombones

Dvořák - Symphony No. 9

Apr 30, 2022

Eastern Kentucky University Choir Concert (Violin)

Jill Campbell, conductor

Ramsey - Suffrage Cantata

Apr 29, 2022

Eastern Kentucky University Presidential Installation Ceremony
Eastern Kentucky University Symphony Orchestra

Ho-Yin Kwok, conductor

Apr 24, 2022

Kentucky Bach Choir (Section Violin)

Marlon Hurst, conductor

Handel - Messiah

Apr 24, 2022

Berea College Concert Choir
Eastern Kentucky University Chamber Orchestra

Xiangtang Hong, conductor

Ho-Yin Kwok, concertmaster

Fauré - Requiem

Forrest - Light Beyond Shadow

Apr 21, 2022

Paul Laurence Dunbar High School

Ho-Yin Kwok, clinician

Apr 18, 2022

Central Kentucky Youth Orchestras (Guest Conductor for Rehearsal)

Ho-Yin Kwok, conductor

Tchaikovsky - Symphony No. 4

Apr 10, 2022

Mississippi Valley Orchestra

Ho-Yin Kwok, conductor

Thomas Kociela, guest conductor

Ben Odhner, violin

Coleridge-Taylor - Rhapsodic Dance No. 1, 'Bamboula'

Bruch. - Violin Concerto No. 1

Stravinsky - Le sacre du printemps (1913 version)

Apr 2-3, 2022

Quad City Symphony Orchestra (Section Violin)

Mark Russell Smith, conductor

Roberto Diaz, viola

J Strauss II - Frühlingsstimmen

Higdon - Viola Concerto

Barber - Symphony No. 1

Respighi - Pines of Rome

Mar 16, 2022

Breathitt High School

Ho-Yin Kwok, Nathan Jasinski, clinicians

Mar 10, 2022

Frederick Douglass High School

Ho-Yin Kwok, clinician

Mar 7, 2022

Eastern Kentucky University Symphony Orchestra
 

Ho-Yin Kwok, conductor

Bernardo Scarambone, piano

Sibelius - Karelia Suite

Shostakovich - Piano Concerto No. 2

Mussorgsky/Ravel - Pictures at an Exhibition

Mar 6, 2022

Eastern Kentucky University Spring Choir Concert (Violin)

Isaac Brooks, conductor

Pergolesi - Magnificat in B-flat

Mar 2-5, 2022

Eastern Kentucky University Musical Theatre

Ho-Yin Kwok, conductor

Spring Awakening, the musical

Feb 17-19, 2022

Eastern Kentucky University Honors Orchestra

Ho-Yin Kwok, conductor

Dvořák - Serenade for Strings

Britten - Simple Symphony

Brahms - Sextet No. 1

Sibelius - Andante Festival

Feb 13, 2022

Mississippi Valley Orchestra

Ho-Yin Kwok, conductor

Ryan Tani, guest conductor

Noah Greenstein Sheppard, piano

Coleridge-Taylor - Petite suite de concert

R. Schumann - Piano Concerto in A minor

Mahler - Symphony No. 1

Feb 9, 2022

Minnesota Orchestra Young People's Symphony Concert Association

Judge for YPSCA's 65th Annual Concerto Competition

Feb 5-6, 2022

Quad City Symphony Orchestra (Section Violin)

Mark Russell Smith, conductor

Bruckner - Symphony No. 8

Jan 18 2022

International Fringe Association

Judge for International Fringe Virtual Competition 2021

Jan 10 2022

Gwinnett Symphony Chamber Orchestra

Ho-Yin Kwok, guest conductor

Barber - Adagio for Strings

Dec 5, 2021

Mississippi Valley Orchestra

Ho-Yin Kwok, conductor

Andrew Kim, guest conductor

Minnesota Boychoir

Offenbach - Orphée aux enfers Overture

Smyth - On the Cliffs of Cornwall from The Wreckers

Ibarra - Serenata for Strings (World Premiere)

Tchaikovsky - Waltz of the Snowflakes from The Nutcracker

Anderson - Sleigh Ride

J Strauss II - On the Beautiful Blue Danube

J Strauss II - Csárdás from Ritter Pásmán

Coleridge-Taylor - Christmas Overture from The Forest of Wild Thyme

Nov 22, 2021

Eastern Kentucky University Symphony Orchestra
 

Ho-Yin Kwok, conductor

Nathan Jasinski, cello

Liszt - Les préludes

Tchaikovsky - Variations on a Rococo Theme

Hanson - Symphony No. 2

Nov 18-21, 2021

University of Minnesota Opera Theatre
Mississippi Valley Orchestra

David Walsh, director

Ho-Yin Kwok, conductor

Kaminsky - Hometown to the World (streamed online)

Nov 11, 2021

Eastern Kentucky University Symphony Orchestra
Tates Creek High School

Ho-Yin Kwok, conductor

Nathan Jasinski, cello

Tchaikovsky - Variations on a Rococo Theme

Nov 5-7, 2021

Eastern Kentucky University Musical Theatre

Ho-Yin Kwok, conductor

SpongeBob, the musical

Oct 17, 2021

Mississippi Valley Orchestra
 

Ho-Yin Kwok, conductor

Sarah Grimes, violin

Ryan Holt, piano

Siesky - Remnants (World Premiere)

Coleridge-Taylor - Romance in G major for Violin

Rachmaninoff - Piano Concerto No. 2

Hanson - Symphony No. 2

Oct 6, 2021

Eastern Kentucky University Symphony Orchestra
 

Ho-Yin Kwok, conductor

Sila Darville, violin

Wagner - Overture to Rienzi

Prokofiev - Violin Concerto No. 1

Beethoven - Symphony No. 5

Oct 1, 2021

Eastern Kentucky University Symphony Orchestra
 

Ho-Yin Kwok, conductor

Wagner - Overture to Rienzi

Sep 11-12, 2021

Oracle Ensemble for Early Music
Bach's Birthright: Influences, Culmination, and Legacy of a Master
 

Sila Darville, Ho-Yin Kwok, violin

Luke Darville, viola da gamba

Wes Golightly, harpsichord and organ

Curtis Streetman, bass

Abel - Arpegiatta for Viola da Gamba

Bruhns - De Profundis Clamavit

Locatelli - Caprice No. 23 from Il Labyrinthe Armonico

Valentini - In te, Domine Speravi

Bach - Partita No. 1 Sarabande-Double

Bruhns - Mein Herz ist Bereit

Tunder - O Jese Dulcissime

Biber - Passacaglia, The Mystery Sonatas

Bach - Komm, süsses Kreuz from the St. Matthew Passion

Weckmann - Rex Virtutum