Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Orpheus creates extraordinary musical experiences that enrich lives and empower individuals through collaboration, innovation, education and a passion for artistic excellence.
We are thrilled that Orpheus and the beloved Japanese pianist Nobuyuki Tsujii will open our season. On this program of Gentle Giants: a warm and intimate version of Chopin’s Second Piano Concerto featuring the Orpheus strings, the spiritual ecstasy of Arvo Pärt, and the sensitive artistry of Tchaikovsky, using expanded arrangements that amplify the ardent emotions.
CHOPIN: Piano Concerto No. 2 in F Minor, Op. 21 (arr. Shuying Li, Orpheus Commission)*
TCHAIKOVSKY: Chamber Symphony No. 1 in D Major, Op. 11b (arr. Christopher Theofanidis, Orpheus Commission)*
*These works are part of Now Hear This, a new Orpheus initiative dedicated to re-imagining musical gems from the past with new orchestration.
Tickets: $75 / $40