Season 51

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Against the Shrieking City Air
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If You See Something, Say Something

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To Whom It May Concern

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Season 51

Orchestra Program

Season Opening Concert

The 51st Season opens with works by Wagner and Richard Strauss. Pianist Michael Brown makes his Carnegie Hall debut with a First Music commission and Mozart’s Piano Concerto in C major, K. 467. 

The McCrindle Concert

The McCrindle Concert includes the Carnegie Hall premiere of Messiaen's Concert à quatre, performed by the debut ensemble Pleasure is the Law.

Spring Concert

The Orchestra closes its season celebrating American Composers including Bernstein, Barber and Copland. Violinist Benjamin Beilman makes his Carnegie debut, performing Samuel Barber’s Violin Concerto.

Jazz Band

Trombonist John Fedchock joins the band for this season.

Woody Herman Tribute

The Jazz Band kicks off its season with a centennial tribute to the legendary leader of the "Herd," tunes including Woodchopper's BallEarly Autumn and Four Brothers.

Jazz from the Big Screen

A celebration of cinema-featured Big Band music, including selections from such films as Black OrpheusParis Blues and Cherokee.

Feelin' the Vibes

Celebrating the melodic instrument of the jazz percussion family, special guest Stefon Harris joints in a tribute to such legends as Lionel Hampton, Cal Tjader, Terry Gibbs and Milt Jackson. Vibraphonist Stefon Harris joins on this performance.

Chamber Music Program

Select ensembles from the Chamber Music program perform a range of works from the great masterpieces to modern compositions, including the world premiere of a First Music commission by Brian Petuch. Guest Mentor Edward Arron, cello, performs with a group.

Concerts

Orchestra

Michael Brown (Photo Credit: Jamie Beck)

November 24, 2013

Soloist:

Michael Brown

Pleasure Is The Law

March 2, 2014

Soloist:

Pleasure is the Law

Benjamin Beilman

May 25, 2014

Soloist:

Benjamin Beilman

Chamber Music

Jazz

John Fedchock

December 9, 2013

Soloist:

John Fedchock

Terell Stafford

March 10, 2014

Soloist:

Terell Stafford

Stefon Harris

May 19, 2014

Soloist:

Stefon Harris

Composition