Calendar

Mar
29
Wed
Forever Free (Fuchs) @ E.O. Smith H.S.
Mar 29 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Edwin O. Smith High School Band
Anthony Pandolfe, conductor
March 29, 2017
Eastern Connecticut State University
Willimantic, CT

Mar
31
Fri
Three Rags for String Quartet (Bolcom) @ Montclair State University
Mar 31 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

The Harlem Quartet performs as part of the All Terrain String Festival: Bolcom 4×4

Leaves Are Falling (Benson) @ Univ. of Wisconsin
Mar 31 @ 7:30 pm – 9:15 pm

Scott Teeple, conductor

Apr
1
Sat
Octet: Double Quartet (Bolcom) @ Montclair State University
Apr 1 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The Chiara and Shanghai String Quartets perform as part of the All Terrain String Festival: Bolcom 4×4

String Quartet No. 8 (Bolcom) @ Montclair State University
Apr 1 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

The Arditti Quartet performs as part of the All Terrain String Festival: Bolcom 4×4

Apr
2
Sun
String Quartet No. 12 (Bolcom-World Premiere) @ Montclair State University
Apr 2 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The Shanghai Quartet performs this World Premiere, commissioned by Peak Performances of Montclair State University, as part of the All Terrain String Festival: Bolcom 4×4

Apr
6
Thu
Creators In Concert (Bolcom) @ Opera America
Apr 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

CREATORS IN CONCERT
Attend live performances of excerpts from new American vocal works by today’s leading composers, and join in lively discussions with the artists.

 

Onstage at the Opera Center: 2016–2017 Season Details
All events (except where noted) last for approximately one hour and take place at OPERA America’s National Opera Center, located at 330 Seventh Avenue at 29th Street in New York City. Situated just blocks from New York Penn Station, the Opera Center is easily accessible by subway, PATH, bus and train.

Tickets for all events are $10 each for OPERA America members and $25 each for non-members. Attendees are invited to attend casual receptions following all Onstage events taking place at the National Opera Center. Tickets are available at operaamerica.org/Onstage.

Apr
7
Fri
Poems of Life (Fuchs – World Premiere) @ Virginia Symphony
Apr 7 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Poems of Life (thirteen poems by Judith G. Wolf for countertenor, violoncello and orchestra) — world première

Virginia Symphony Orchestra
JoAnn Falletta, conductor
David Daniels, countertenor
Michael Daniels, violoncello
April 7, 2017, Ferguson Center (Newport News)
April 8, 2017, Chrysler Hall (L. Douglas Wilder Performing Arts Center, Norfolk)
April 9, 2017, Sandler Center (Virginia Beach)


Griffes: Pleasure Dome of Kubla Khan
Kenneth Fuchs: Poems of Life
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 5
Well known to VSO audiences, composer Kenneth Fuchs brings us a world premiere. This is a continuation of more than 30 years of collaboration between Kenneth Fuchs and Music Director JoAnn Falletta, which began in 1985 when they were students at Juilliard. Written specifically for VSO Principal Cello Michael Daniels and his brother David, this new work is based on the poems of Judith Wolf, a well-known artist and writer. The performance concludes with Tchaikovsky’s majestic Fifth Symphony.
Piano Trio (Bolcom) @ Delphi Piano Trio
Apr 7 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Prizewinners of the 2015 Orlando Concours in the Netherlands, the Delphi Trio has concertized throughout the United States, Canada, the Netherlands, and Germany.

“…spot-on ensemble playing and a beautifully blended sound…” San Francisco Classical Voice

7:00pm
Location:
Creative Arts Building, McKenna Theatre

Delphi Trio

Liana Bérubé, violin
Michelle Kwon, cello
Jeffrey LaDeur, piano

Program:

L. van Beethoven (1770-1827), Trio in G major, Op. 1, No. 2 (1792)

William Bolcom (b. 1938), Piano Trio (commissioned by the Delphi Trio)

Toru Takemitsu (1930-1996), Between Tides (1993)

Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847), Trio No. 1 in D Minor, Op. 49 (1839)

Apr
8
Sat
Poems of Life (Fuchs – World Premiere) @ Virginia Symphony
Apr 8 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Poems of Life (thirteen poems by Judith G. Wolf for countertenor, violoncello and orchestra) — world première

Virginia Symphony Orchestra
JoAnn Falletta, conductor
David Daniels, countertenor
Michael Daniels, violoncello
April 7, 2017, Ferguson Center (Newport News)
April 8, 2017, Chrysler Hall (L. Douglas Wilder Performing Arts Center, Norfolk)
April 9, 2017, Sandler Center (Virginia Beach)


Griffes: Pleasure Dome of Kubla Khan
Kenneth Fuchs: Poems of Life
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 5

Well known to VSO audiences, composer Kenneth Fuchs brings us a world premiere. This is a continuation of more than 30 years of collaboration between Kenneth Fuchs and Music Director JoAnn Falletta, which began in 1985 when they were students at Juilliard. Written specifically for VSO Principal Cello Michael Daniels and his brother David, this new work is based on the poems of Judith Wolf, a well-known artist and writer. The performance concludes with Tchaikovsky’s majestic Fifth Symphony.
Apr
9
Sun
Poems of Life (Fuchs – World Premiere) @ Virginia Symphony
Apr 9 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Poems of Life (thirteen poems by Judith G. Wolf for countertenor, violoncello and orchestra) — world première

Virginia Symphony Orchestra
JoAnn Falletta, conductor
David Daniels, countertenor
Michael Daniels, violoncello
April 7, 2017, Ferguson Center (Newport News)
April 8, 2017, Chrysler Hall (Norfolk)
April 9, 2017, Sandler Center (Virginia Beach)

Apr
20
Thu
Symphony for Drums and Wind Orchestra (Benson) @ Kean University
Apr 20 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Conducted by Thomas Connors

Apr
22
Sat
Evan Hause 50th birthday
Apr 22 all-day
Apr
23
Sun
Jan Meyerowitz birthday
Apr 23 all-day
Apr
24
Mon
Freddy Bienstock birthday
Apr 24 all-day

founder of Carlin America, Inc.