The Greenwich Village Orchestra opens its 30th anniversary season with an all-Dvorak concert, presenting his Symphony #9, “From the New World” as part of the New York Philharmonic’s The New World Initiative, a citywide celebration of the Philharmonic’s 175th anniversary centered around this symphony and its theme of “home”. World-renowned violinist Adele Anthony brings her “undeniably sweet tone” to Dvorak’s lyrical, dramatic Violin Concerto, all conducted by Music Director Barbara Yahr. Reception with the musicians following the concert.
Adele Anthony has enjoyed an acclaimed and expanding international career since her triumph at the 1996 Carl Nielsen International Violin Competition, with a performance schedule that includes both solo appearances and chamber music performances around the world, Highlights from recent seasons include performances with the symphony orchestras of Houston, San Diego, Seattle, Buffalo, Dayton, Ft. Worth, Indianapolis, Long Beach, Milwaukee, Virginia, Wichita and the IRIS Chamber Orchestra, and at summer festivals including Aspen and La Jolla
Internationally, she has performed with the Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra, Denmark’s Aalborg and Aarhus Symphony Orchestras, Finland’s Kuopio Symphony Orchestra, the Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra, the Iceland Symphony Orchestra, the Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra, the NDR Orchestra Hannover, and the Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France.
Her recordings include Philip Glass’s Violin Concerto No. 1, Arvo Part’s Tabula Rasa with Gil Shaham, Neeme Jarvi and the Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra (on Deutsche Grammophon) and Ross Edwards’ Concerto for Violin and Orchestra, Maninyas / Sibelius’s Violin Concerto in D minor with the Adelaide Symphony Orchestra conducted by Arvo Volmer.
$20 suggested donation; $10 students/seniors.
Presented by Greenwich Village Orchestra, Barbara Yahr, Conductor