- Aaron Copland, Appalachian Spring (1944)
- Leonard Bernstein, Halil (1981)
- Missy Mazzoli, Violent, Violent Sea (2011)
- Tania León, Indígena (1991)
- George Walker, Lyric for Strings (1946)
One of Boston's most exciting new ensembles, Phoenix makes its Gardner debut in a program of American music, including the original version of Appalachian Spring and Bernstein's flute concerto, with special guest Paula Robison.