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The impact of orchestral music spans the globe, and music from America is no exception. From Florence B. Price to Leonard Bernstein, the music in this country pays tribute to the symphonic tradition and our collective identity. Hear how a range of cultures and perspectives come together with the orchestra to create an American voice.

 

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

  Francesco Lecce-Chong, Conductor

  Phoenix Best, Actor

  Michael Thurber, Host

  Kevin Del Aguila, Director

 

Program to Include

  Bernstein: The Great Lover, from Three Dance Episodes from On the Town

  Gabriela Lena FRANK: Mestizo Waltz, from Three Latin-American Dances for Orchestra

  Ives: Putnam's Camp, from Three Places in New England

  Copland: John Henry

  Jennifer Higdon: Selection from Cathedrals, from All Things Majestic

  Mason Bates: Selection from Garages of the Valley

  Jessie Montgomery: Selection from Records from a Vanishing City 

  Very Young Composer Michael Rodriguez: Trip to the Moon

  Bernstein: Times Square: 1944, from Three Dance Episodes from On the Town

 

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.

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New York Philharmonic

Young People's Concerts: "Orchestral Music in America"

Saturday, November 9, 2019 at 2:00 pm David Geffen Hall

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