Wednesday 27 June 2012 at 6:00pm
The Mann Center for the Performing Arts
5201 Parkside Avenue, Philadelphia, 19131, United States
Considered to be the world's most famous classical composition, Beethoven's 9th Symphony, along with Gabrieli's Sonata pian e forte and Bach's Double Concerto in D minor will be performed on the Mann stage by The Philadelphia Orchestra. The Philadelphia Orchestra will be joined by The Philadelphia Singers and soloists from the Academy of Vocal Arts, will be conducted by Xian Zhang, the first woman to be named music director of the prestigious the Orchestra Sinfonica di Milano Giuseppe Verdi.
Xian Zhang, conductor • debut
Juliette Kang, violin
Kimberly Fisher, violin
Othalie Graham, soprano • debut
Margaret Mezzacappa, mezzo soprano • debut
Zachary Borichevsky, tenor • debut
Luis Ledsma, baritone
The Philadelphia Singers Chorale
SMITH: The Star Spangled Banner
BACH Double Concerto in D minor, S.1043
BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 9 in D minor, Op. 125 'Choral'