On Wednesday, November 2, at 8:00 p.m., the Mannes Orchestra will perform at Carnegie Hall’s Stern Auditorium, under the direction of David Hayes, director of Orchestral and Conducting Studies at Mannes College The New School for Music.
Praised by the New York Times for its Youthful exuberance,, the Mannes Orchestra performs a comprehensive symphonic repertoire each year ranging from classical to modern, and collaborates with the Mannes Opera in 2 productions at the Kaye Playhouse. Guest conductors who have led concerts or readings in recent years include Kurt Masur, Philippe Entremont, Paul Nadler, Leonard Slatkin, and Mannes graduates Yves Abel and JoAnn Falletta. The orchestra will make nine public performances during the 2011-2012 season with appearances at Mannes, Carnegie Hall, Alice Tully Hall, Symphony Space, and the Kaye Playhouse.
The evening’s program includes:
- Kernis: Musica Coelestis
- Hovhaness: Symphony No. 2, Mysterious Mountain,, op. 132
- Stravinsky: Le Sacre du Printemps
Tickets to the concert are free and available at the Carnegie Hall Box Office, 57th Street and Seventh Avenue. For more information, please call 212.580.0210 x4817.