39.1 C
May 23, 2024

New York Philharmonic Concerts in the Parks, Summer 2024


Presented by Didi and Oscar Schafer

* * * *

Conducted by Thomas Wilkins, June 11–14, 2024

                                                                                 Free Indoor Concert in Staten Island, June 16, 2024

The 2024 New York Philharmonic Concerts in the Parks, Presented by Didi and Oscar Schafer, take place June 11–14, 2024. Conductor Thomas Wilkins leads four free outdoor concerts at Van Cortlandt Park, Bronx (June 11); the Great Lawn in Central Park, Manhattan (June 12); Cunningham Park, Queens (June 13); and Prospect Park, Brooklyn (June 14). The program includes Beethoven’s Egmont Overture; Felix Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto in E minor, featuring Randall Goosby — who made his NY Phil debut on a Young People’s Concert at age 13 — as soloist; Elgar’s Wand of Youth Overture; the New York Premiere of Carlos Simon’s Four Black American Dances; Rimsky-Korsakov’s Capriccio espagnol; and works by New York Philharmonic Very Young Composers Dalya Shaman and David Wright. All four outdoor performances begin at 8:00 p.m. and conclude with fireworks by Santore’s World Famous Fireworks.

Following the Concerts in the Parks, Musicians from the New York Philharmonic perform a Free Indoor Concert, Presented by Didi and Oscar Schafer, on Sunday, June 16, 2024, at 4:00 p.m., at St. George Theatre in Staten Island. The program includes Clarke’s Prelude, Allegro, and Pastorale for clarinet and viola; Mozart’s Oboe Quartet; and Prokofiev’s Quintet.

Related posts

New Scandal Hovers Over the UNWTO General Assembly General Secretary Zurab Pololikashvili Faces Suspicious Developments


PATA Gold Awards 2023 Open for Submissions


Turning Point for Tourism: UNWTO Executive Council Looks Beyond Recovery


Leave a Comment