New York Stories: Threads of Our City

Building on a legacy of serving as New York’s Orchestra, the Philharmonic turns its sights on music that reflects who we are as a mosaic of people. In this weeklong focus, we explore our roots as a city of immigrants, including through Fire in my mouth, Julia Wolfe’s new multimedia work that spotlights a landmark event that helped shape our history. Community partners include the Museum of the City of New York, National Archives at New York City, and the Tenement Museum.

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    January, 2019 Thursday

    <em>Fire in my mouth</em>
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    7:30 PM Concert

    Fire in my mouth

    CYO
    Program To Include
    Stucky Elegy from August 4, 1964
    Copland Clarinet Concerto
    Julia Wolfe Fire in my mouth (World Premiere–New York Philharmonic Commission)
    Artists
    Jaap van Zweden Conductor
    Anthony McGill Clarinet
    The Crossing
    Donald Nally, conductor
    Chamber Choir
    Young People’s Chorus of New York City
    Francisco J. Núñez, director
    Children’s Chorus
    Jeff Sugg Video and Scenic Designer
    Anne Kauffman Director

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    January, 2019 Friday

    <em>Fire in my mouth</em>
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    8:00 PM Concert

    Fire in my mouth

    CYO
    Program To Include
    Stucky Elegy from August 4, 1964
    Copland Clarinet Concerto
    Julia Wolfe Fire in my mouth (World Premiere–New York Philharmonic Commission)
    Artists
    Jaap van Zweden Conductor
    Anthony McGill Clarinet
    The Crossing
    Donald Nally, conductor
    Chamber Choir
    Young People’s Chorus of New York City
    Francisco J. Núñez, director
    Children’s Chorus
    Jeff Sugg Video and Scenic Designer
    Anne Kauffman Director

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    January, 2019 Saturday

    <em>Fire in my mouth</em>
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    8:00 PM Concert

    Fire in my mouth

    CYO
    Program To Include
    Stucky Elegy from August 4, 1964
    Copland Clarinet Concerto
    Julia Wolfe Fire in my mouth (World Premiere–New York Philharmonic Commission)
    Artists
    Jaap van Zweden Conductor
    Anthony McGill Clarinet
    The Crossing
    Donald Nally, conductor
    Chamber Choir
    Young People’s Chorus of New York City
    Francisco J. Núñez, director
    Children’s Chorus
    Jeff Sugg Video and Scenic Designer
    Anne Kauffman Director

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    January, 2019 Sunday

    <em>Sound ON:</em> Threads
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    3:00 PM Concert

    Sound ON: Threads

    Program To Include
    Chen Yi At the Kansas City Chinese New Year Concert
    Georg Friedrich Haas tria ex uno
    Marcos Balter Chambers
    Kinan Azmeh New Work
    Thomas Adès Darknesse Visible
    Donnacha Dennehy Bulb
    Artists
    Nadia Sirota Host / Curator
    Musicians from the New York Philharmonic
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