Saturday, April 22, 2017, 8:00 p.m.
The Culinary Institute of America
Enjoy American folk songs, ballads and spirituals including Aaron Copland's Appalachian Spring, Morton Gould's American Salute, American Ballads for Orchestra and Spirituals for Strings. The orchestra will also be joined by members of the Hudson Valley Saxophone Orchestra and will feature photographs of the Hudson River by Joseph Squillante projected over the orchestra.
A Night of Jazz
Saturday, June 17, 2017, 7:30 p.m.
Rhinebeck High School Auditorium
Our annual pops concert takes on a new dimension when we juxtapose Duke Ellington's The Nutcracker Suite, arranged for the orchestra by Jeff Tyzik, with the original Nutcracker by Tchaikovsky. Local jazz violinist Gwen Laster highlights the evening with Scott Routenberg's Concerto for Jazz Violin and Orchestra.
This season is made possible, in part, through funding from Dutchess Tourism, Inc. and administered by Arts Mid-Hudson.