2018.19 Season

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BEETHOVEN'S SEVENTH
Jan
5
7:30 PM19:30

BEETHOVEN'S SEVENTH

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Lark is an accomplished and expressive artist worthy of all the fuss
— Joseph Dalton, Albany Times Union

David Alan Miller, conductor
Tessa Lark, violin

Steven Stucky: Chamber Concerto
Michael Torke: Violin Concerto     World Premiere
Beethoven: Symphony No. 7

CALL 518.694.3300 or VISIT 19 CLINTON AVE, ALBANY, NY 12207


ENHANCE YOUR CONCERT EXPERIENCE

Learn more about the music presented at each concert through the Albany Symphony's two main pre-concert events, Vanguard Concert Prevue's and Concert Preludes.

 Vanguard | An Albany Symphony Volunteer Organization

Vanguard | An Albany Symphony Volunteer Organization

Vanguard Concert Prevue | Friday, January 4, 2019 at 12:00PM | Albany Public Library, Main Branch (161 Washington Ave, Albany)

Onstage Concert Prelude | Saturday, January 5, 2019 at 6:30PM, Troy Savings Bank Music Hall


PARKING & DIRECTIONS

 

All parking is FREE on nights and weekends in City of Troy.

 FREE parking is also available at the State Street Parking Garage located at the corner of State Street and River Street, a short 2 minute walk from the Troy Savings Bank Music Hall.

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BEETHOVEN'S SEVENTH | MATINEE
Jan
6
3:00 PM15:00

BEETHOVEN'S SEVENTH | MATINEE

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Lark is an accomplished and expressive artist worthy of all the fuss
— Joseph Dalton, Albany Times Union

David Alan Miller, conductor
Tessa Lark, violin

Steven Stucky: Chamber Concerto
Michael Torke: Violin Concerto     World Premiere
Beethoven: Symphony No. 7

CALL 518.694.3300 or VISIT 19 CLINTON AVE, ALBANY, NY 12207


ENHANCE YOUR CONCERT EXPERIENCE

Learn more about the music presented at each concert through the Albany Symphony's two main pre-concert events, Vanguard Concert Prevue's and Concert Preludes.

 Vanguard | An Albany Symphony Volunteer Organization

Vanguard | An Albany Symphony Volunteer Organization

Vanguard Concert Prevue | Friday, January 4, 2019 at 12:00PM | Albany Public Library, Main Branch (161 Washington Ave, Albany)

Onstage Concert Prelude | Sunday, January 6, 2019 at 2:00PM, Troy Savings Bank Music Hall


PARKING & DIRECTIONS

 

All parking is FREE on nights and weekends in City of Troy.

 FREE parking is also available at the State Street Parking Garage located at the corner of State Street and River Street, a short 2 minute walk from the Troy Savings Bank Music Hall.

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ROMANTIC CHOPIN
Feb
9
7:30 PM19:30

ROMANTIC CHOPIN

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an exceptionally clean technique with virtuosity to spare.
— Washington Post

David Alan Miller, conductor
Orion Weiss, piano

Annika Socolofsky:  World Premiere
Chopin: Piano Concerto No. 2
Schumann: Symphony No. 2
 

 

CALL 518.694.3300 or VISIT 19 CLINTON AVE, ALBANY, NY 12207


ENHANCE YOUR CONCERT EXPERIENCE

Learn more about the music presented at each concert through the Albany Symphony's two main pre-concert events, Vanguard Concert Prevue's and Concert Preludes.

 Vanguard | An Albany Symphony Volunteer Organization

Vanguard | An Albany Symphony Volunteer Organization

Vanguard Concert Prevue | Friday, February 8, 2019 at 12:00PM | Albany Public Library, Main Branch (161 Washington Ave, Albany)

Onstage Concert Prelude | Saturday, February 9, 2019 at 6:30PM, Troy Savings Bank Music Hall


PARKING & DIRECTIONS

 

All parking is FREE on nights and weekends in City of Troy.

 FREE parking is also available at the State Street Parking Garage located at the corner of State Street and River Street, a short 2 minute walk from the Troy Savings Bank Music Hall.

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ROMANTIC CHOPIN | MATINEE
Feb
10
3:00 PM15:00

ROMANTIC CHOPIN | MATINEE

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an exceptionally clean technique with virtuosity to spare.
— Washington Post

David Alan Miller, conductor
Orion Weiss, piano

Annika Socolofsky:  World Premiere
Chopin: Piano Concerto No. 2
Schumann: Symphony No. 2
 

 

CALL 518.694.3300 or VISIT 19 CLINTON AVE, ALBANY, NY 12207


ENHANCE YOUR CONCERT EXPERIENCE

Learn more about the music presented at each concert through the Albany Symphony's two main pre-concert events, Vanguard Concert Prevue's and Concert Preludes.

 Vanguard | An Albany Symphony Volunteer Organization

Vanguard | An Albany Symphony Volunteer Organization

Vanguard Concert Prevue | Friday, February 8, 2019 at 12:00PM | Albany Public Library, Main Branch (161 Washington Ave, Albany)

Onstage Concert Prelude | Sunday, February 10, 2019 at 2:00PM, Troy Savings Bank Music Hall


PARKING & DIRECTIONS

 

All parking is FREE on nights and weekends in City of Troy.

 FREE parking is also available at the State Street Parking Garage located at the corner of State Street and River Street, a short 2 minute walk from the Troy Savings Bank Music Hall.

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BOLÉRO
Mar
9
7:30 PM19:30

BOLÉRO

COLIN CURRIE RETURNS TO ALBANY

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...blistering and mesmeric performance...that was Currie’s playing: magical and dazzling to eye and ear
— Herald Scotland

David Alan Miller, conductor
Colin Currie, percussion

Hindemith: Mathis de Maler
Robert Honstein: Percussion Concerto   World Premiere
Morton Gould: Fall River Legend
RAVEL: Boléro
 

CALL 518.694.3300 or VISIT 19 Clinton Ave, Albany, NY 12207


ENHANCE YOUR CONCERT EXPERIENCE

Learn more about the music presented at each concert through the Albany Symphony's two main pre-concert events, Vanguard Concert Prevue's and Concert Preludes.

 Vanguard | An Albany Symphony Volunteer Organization

Vanguard | An Albany Symphony Volunteer Organization

Vanguard Concert Prevue | Friday, March 8, 2019 at 12:00PM | Albany Public Library, Main Branch (161 Washington Ave, Albany)

Onstage Concert Prelude | Saturday, March 9, 2019 at 6:30PM, Palace Theatre


PARKING & DIRECTIONS

 

FREE parking is available in the Quackenbush Garage at 25 Orange Street, Albany, NY 12207. The garage is just off Broadway, one block from the Palace Theatre.

$10 Valet parking is also available at the Leo W O'Brien Federal Building located across the street from the Palace Theatre at 1 Clinton Square, Albany, NY 12207. 

Street parking is FREE after 5PM and on the weekends.

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TCHAIKOVSKY'S VIOLIN CONCERTO
Apr
6
7:30 PM19:30

TCHAIKOVSKY'S VIOLIN CONCERTO

 Music Director of Syracuse-based Symphoria makes his Albany Symphony debut with acclaimed violinist Chee-Yun.

Music Director of Syracuse-based Symphoria makes his Albany Symphony debut with acclaimed violinist Chee-Yun.

Lawrence Loh, guest conductor
Chee-Yun, violin 

Polina Nazaykinskaya: Fenix                          World Premiere
Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto
Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 4, “Italian”
 


 

 

CALL 518.694.3300 or VISIT 19 CLINTON AVE, ALBANY, NY 12207


ENHANCE YOUR CONCERT EXPERIENCE

Learn more about the music presented at each concert through the Albany Symphony's two main pre-concert events, Vanguard Concert Prevue's and Concert Preludes.

 Vanguard | An Albany Symphony Volunteer Organization

Vanguard | An Albany Symphony Volunteer Organization

Vanguard Concert Prevue | Friday, April 5, 2019 at 12:00PM | Albany Public Library, Main Branch (161 Washington Ave, Albany)

Onstage Concert Prelude | Saturday, April 6, 2019 at 6:30PM, Troy Savings Bank Music Hall


PARKING & DIRECTIONS

 

All parking is FREE on nights and weekends in City of Troy.

 FREE parking is also available at the State Street Parking Garage located at the corner of State Street and River Street, a short 2 minute walk from the Troy Savings Bank Music Hall.

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TCHAIKOVSKY'S VIOLIN CONCERTO | MATINEE
Apr
7
3:00 PM15:00

TCHAIKOVSKY'S VIOLIN CONCERTO | MATINEE

 Music Director of Syracuse-based Symphoria makes his Albany Symphony debut with acclaimed violinist Chee-Yun.

Music Director of Syracuse-based Symphoria makes his Albany Symphony debut with acclaimed violinist Chee-Yun.

Lawrence Loh, guest conductor
Chee-Yun, violin 

Polina Nazaykinskaya: Winter Bells
Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto
Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 4, “Italian”
 


 

 

CALL 518.694.3300 or VISIT 19 CLINTON AVE, ALBANY, NY 12207


ENHANCE YOUR CONCERT EXPERIENCE

Learn more about the music presented at each concert through the Albany Symphony's two main pre-concert events, Vanguard Concert Prevue's and Concert Preludes.

 Vanguard | An Albany Symphony Volunteer Organization

Vanguard | An Albany Symphony Volunteer Organization

Vanguard Concert Prevue | Friday, April 5, 2019 at 12:00PM | Albany Public Library, Main Branch (161 Washington Ave, Albany)

Onstage Concert Prelude | Sunday, April 7, 2019 at 2:00PM, Troy Savings Bank Music Hall


PARKING & DIRECTIONS

 

All parking is FREE on nights and weekends in City of Troy.

 FREE parking is also available at the State Street Parking Garage located at the corner of State Street and River Street, a short 2 minute walk from the Troy Savings Bank Music Hall.

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VIENNESE CLASSICS | MATINEE
Dec
16
3:00 PM15:00

VIENNESE CLASSICS | MATINEE

CONCERTS IN MEMORY OF DR. HEINRICH MEDICUS ON HIS 100th BIRTHDAY

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David Alan Miller, conductor

J. Strauss Jr: Wine, Women and Song Waltzes
J.  Strauss Jr: Champagne Polka
J. Strauss Jr: Overture to Die Fledermaus
Benjamin Wallace: Chocolate Waltzes    World Premiere
Bruckner: Symphony No. 6

CALL 518.694.3300 or VISIT 19 CLINTON AVE, ALBANY, NY 12207


ENHANCE YOUR CONCERT EXPERIENCE

Learn more about the music presented at each concert through the Albany Symphony's two main pre-concert events, Vanguard Concert Prevue's and Concert Preludes.

 Vanguard | An Albany Symphony Volunteer Organization

Vanguard | An Albany Symphony Volunteer Organization

Vanguard Concert Prevue | Friday, December 14, 2018 at 12:00PM | Albany Public Library, Main Branch (161 Washington Ave, Albany)

Onstage Concert Prelude | Sunday, December 16, 2018 at 2:00PM, Troy Savings Bank Music Hall


PARKING & DIRECTIONS

 

All parking is FREE on nights and weekends in city of Troy.

 FREE parking is also available at the State Street Parking Garage located at the corner of State Street and River Street, a short 2 minute walk from the Troy Savings Bank Music Hall.

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VIENNESE CLASSICS
Dec
15
7:30 PM19:30

VIENNESE CLASSICS

CONCERTS IN MEMORY OF DR. HEINRICH MEDICUS ON HIS 100th BIRTHDAY

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David Alan Miller, conductor

J. Strauss Jr: Wine, Women and Song Waltzes
J.  Strauss Jr: Champagne Polka
J. Strauss Jr: Overture to Die Fledermaus
Benjamin Wallace: Chocolate Waltzes      World Premiere
Bruckner: Symphony No. 6

CALL 518.694.3300 or VISIT 19 CLINTON AVE, ALBANY, NY 12207


ENHANCE YOUR CONCERT EXPERIENCE

Learn more about the music presented at each concert through the Albany Symphony's two main pre-concert events, Vanguard Concert Prevue's and Concert Preludes.  

 Vanguard | An Albany Symphony Volunteer Organization

Vanguard | An Albany Symphony Volunteer Organization

Vanguard Concert Prevue | Friday, December 14, 2018 at 12:00PM | Albany Public Library, Main Branch (161 Washington Ave, Albany)

Onstage Concert Prelude | Saturday, December 15, 2018 at 6:30PM, Troy Savings Bank Music Hall


PARKING & DIRECTIONS

 

All parking is FREE on nights and weekends in City of Troy.

 FREE parking is also available at the State Street Parking Garage located at the corner of State Street and River Street, a short 2 minute walk from the Troy Savings Bank Music Hall.

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BRITTEN'S MOVING WAR REQUIEM
Nov
10
7:30 PM19:30

BRITTEN'S MOVING WAR REQUIEM

AN ARMISTICE CENTENNIAL COMMEMORATION

CAPITAL REGION’S FIRST PERFORMANCE OF BRITTEN’S WAR REQUIEM IN OVER 40 YEARS!

 
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David Alan Miller, conductor

Albany Pro Musica - Dr. José Daniel Flores-Caraballo

Cathedral of All Saints Boychoir – Woodrow Bynum

Tyler Nelson, tenor

Hubert Zapiór, baritone

Emalie Savoy, soprano

Britten: War Requiem
          Text Setting: Traditional Latin Mass for the Dead
                                Nine poems by English poet Wilfred Owen
 

CALL 518.694.3300 or VISIT 19 CLINTON AVE, ALBANY, NY 12207


ENHANCE YOUR CONCERT EXPERIENCE

Learn more about the music presented at each concert through the Albany Symphony's two main pre-concert events, Vanguard Concert Prevue's and Concert Preludes.

 Vanguard | An Albany Symphony Volunteer Organization

Vanguard | An Albany Symphony Volunteer Organization

Vanguard Concert Prevue | Friday, November 9, 2018 at 12:00PM | Albany Public Library, Main Branch (161 Washington Ave, Albany)

Special Guests: David Alan Miller, Heinrich Medicus Music Director and Dr. José Daniel Flores-Caraballo

Onstage Concert Prelude | Saturday, November 10, 2018 at 6:30PM, Proctors Mainstage

 Commemorate and explore “the great war” through a series of cultural and historical events leading up to the  Capital Region’s first performance of Benjamin Britten’s moving War Requiem in over 40 years.

Commemorate and explore “the great war” through a series of cultural and historical events leading up to the Capital Region’s first performance of Benjamin Britten’s moving War Requiem in over 40 years.


PARKING & DIRECTIONS

 

FREE  and convenient parking is available at the Schenectady Municipal Parking Garage, located at 220 Broadway.  Additional parking is  available in municipal lots on Clinton & State Streets. 

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OPENING NIGHT CONCERT & GALA: RIDE OF THE VALKYRIES
Oct
13
7:00 PM19:00

OPENING NIGHT CONCERT & GALA: RIDE OF THE VALKYRIES

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Such soaring beauty of tone, such strength and purity of feeling, that this hardened listener burst into tears.
— Boston Globe about violinist Stefan Jackiw

THE RIDE OF THE VAKYRIES

David Alan Miller, conductor
Stefan Jackiw, violin
Sandbox Percussion

Viet Cuong: Re(new)al   World Premiere Orchestral Version
Brahms: Violin Concerto

Selections from Grand Opera, including The Ride of the Valkyries, Carmen, and La Forza del Destino.

CALL 518.694.3300 or VISIT 19 Clinton Ave, Albany, NY 12207


PARKING & DIRECTIONS

 

FREE parking is available in the Quackenbush Garage at 25 Orange Street, Albany, NY 12207. The garage is just off Broadway, one block from the Palace Theatre.

$10 Valet parking is also available at the Leo W O'Brien Federal Building located across the street from the Palace Theatre at 1 Clinton Square, Albany, NY 12207. 

Street parking is FREE after 5PM and on the weekends.

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