Mozart favorites on the Northern Neck, with Eine Kleine Nachtmusik, Piano Concerto no. 20, and Symphony no. 40
Michael gives pre-concert lecture (all NNO concerts are preceded by pre-concert lectures)
Michael conducts premiere of Kevin Puts' Flute Concerto at Carnegie Hall, with Demarre McGill (Principal Flute, Seattle Symphony)
Concert includes Capriccio Espagnol, Dvorak's Symphony no. 8, and the world premiere of go and by Thomas Kotcheff.
Program includes music from Star Wars and Dvorak's Symphony no. 9, as well as Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto
NYYS Composition students have their pieces read and rehearsed by NYYS student-instrumentalists and professional musicians from the Dacoda Ensemble in a Side-by-Side setting.
NYYS composition students had the unique opportunity to solicit feedback from the musicians, program director Kyle Blaha, and composer-mentor Aaron Jay Kernis. The pieces were recorded for the composers' portfolios and represented a wide variety of musical writing, including one spectral piece!