Join us for an exciting evening of music, hosted by our award-winning, internationally acclaimed vocal jazz program! The groups will be performing newly commissioned works by Rosana Eckert and Paris Rutherford, as well as pieces by Duke Ellington, Stevie Wonder, Joe Henderson, The New York Voices, Frank Foster, Bobby McFerrin, and many more. You’re sure to enjoy this uplifting, energetic, and joyful performance!
2015 Student competition winner Ioannis Iliadis will play Poulenc’s well-loved Piano Concerto with the Symphony. Argento’s Valentino Dances feature accordion as part of the orchestra. Shostakovich’s powerful Symphony No. 10 will bring the concert to close.
Argento: Valentino Dances
Poulenc: Piano Concerto—Ioannis Iliadis, piano
Shostakovich: Symphony No. 10, Op. 93 in E minor
In our second fall Opera offering, the younger singers present an evening of favorite operatic arias and ensembles.