Like all builders, composers use special tools to capture their unique musical sounds and ideas. Audiences will explore how tradition and new concepts, from grand musical statements to atmospheric sounds, create a timeless art form. Music Director Jaap van Zweden conducts.

 

YPC Overtures | 12:45–1:45 PM The hall comes alive! Come early to meet Philharmonic musicians, try out orchestral instruments, and enjoy a performance featuring some Very Young Composers. FREE for Young People’s Concert ticketholders

 

Young People’s Concerts are intended for children ages 6–12 and their families. All are welcome, but each person requires a ticket.

 

Artists

  Jaap van Zweden, Conductor

  Justin Jay Hines, Host

  Marcus Stevens, Scriptwriter / Director

 

Program to Include

  Beethoven: Selections from Symphony No. 2

  Reena Esmail: Testament, from Vishwas

  Very Young Composer Paloma Alonso: Sweating Bullets (World Premiere)

  Steve Reich: Selections from Music for Ensemble and Orchestra (New York Philharmonic Co-Commission with the Los Angeles Philharmonic, London Symphony Orchestra, San Francisco Symphony, Sydney Symphony Orchestra, and Baltic Sea Philharmonic)

 

Learn more about the Young People's Concerts. For more information about this event visit nyphil.org

Venue

10 Lincoln Center Plaza

For questions about accessibility or to request an accommodation, please contact [email protected] or 212.875.5375.

For ticketing information and general questions, please call 212.721.6500.

New York Philharmonic

Young People's Concerts: "A Composer's Toolkit"

Saturday, December 7, 2019 at 2:00 pm David Geffen Hall

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