The American Classical Orchestra of New York unveils the 2022-23 season
The New York-based American Classical Orchestra has announced its 2022-23 season.
For the purposes of this article, we will focus on vocal and lyrical performances.
In an official press release, Thomas Crawford said, “The musicians of the American Classical Orchestra are masters of the period instrument, performing classics anew, with zeal and authenticity. This season will provide a wonderful opportunity for our audience to experience Baroque and Classical masterpieces on the very instruments heard in concert halls when they were first played and will also reveal how the sound and nuances of these original instruments can bring the music of great romantic composers. to life in different ways.
The season kicks off with Mozart’s Requiem featuring Yulan Piao, Heather Petrie, Lawrence Jones and Joseph Charles Beutel. The concert also includes the world premiere of “Elegy” by Thomas Crawford. This showcase, which will be led by artistic director Thomas Crawford, will take place at Alice Tully Hall.
Performance date: October 28, 2022
Then the audience will hear works such as “An Abend aber desselbigen Sabbats, BWV 42”, “Gleichwie der Regen und Schnee vom Himmel fallt, BWV 18” and “Schwingt freudig euch empor, BWV 36”. Crawford directs. The performance will take place at St. Vincent Ferrer Church on Lexington Avenue at 66e Street. The soloists will be announced later.
Performance date: March 2, 2023