The Orchestra Now presents “Tan Dun & Respighi’s Pines of Rome” conducted by Tan Dun, Grammy and Academy Award-winning composer and conductor.
The Orchestra Now (TŌN) is a group of vibrant young musicians from across the globe who are making orchestral music relevant to 21st-century audiences. They are lifting the curtain on the musicians’ experience and sharing their unique personal insights in a welcoming environment. Hand-picked from the world’s leading conservatories—including The Juilliard School, Shanghai Conservatory of Music, Royal Conservatory of Brussels, and the Curtis Institute of Music—the members of TŌN are not only thrilling audiences with their critically acclaimed performances, but also enlightening curious minds by giving on-stage introductions and demonstrations, writing concert notes from the musicians’ perspective, and having one-on-one discussions with patrons during intermissions.
This Sunday matinee performance includes: Smetana: Vltava (The Moldau) from Má Vlast (My Country) Tan Dun: Cello Concerto: Intercourse of Fire and Water (U.S. Premiere) Tan Dun: Passacaglia: Secret of Wind and Birds Respighi: Pines of Rome The soloist will be announced at a later date.
Tickets available in early August. Tickets may be purchased online at jazz.org, by calling CenterCharge at 212.721.6500, or in person at the Jazz at Lincoln Center box office on the ground floor of the Time Warner Center, Broadway at 60th Street.