Presented by Harmony for Peace Foundation

Performance Monday, December 19, 2016 | 8 PM

Harmony for Peace Holiday Peace Concert

Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage
Harmony For Peace Foundation promotes peace and friendship across national and cultural borders through music. This evening brings together world artists and New York metropolitan area youth orchestras and choirs in a call for global peace, respect, and understanding. All perform together to promote a message of “Play Together for Peace” as a merged group, which symbolizes global unity and friendship. At the finale, 300 performers sing and play in unison one final celebratory song for the holiday season.


  • Yeou-Cheng Ma, Violin
    Gohei Nishikawa, Piano
    Margaret Keys, Soprano
    Children’s Orchestra Society Young Symphonic Ensemble
    Michael Dadap, Conductor
    Concert Orchestra of InterSchool Orchestras of New York
    Lawrence Markiewicz, Conductor
    Angelic Fire-Voices and Bells of St. Aidan
    Dragan Ivanov Bubalo, Conductor
    Herricks High School Chamber Orchestra
    Catherine Fish, Conductor
    Herricks High School Chamber Choir
    Louise O’Hanlon, Director
    Our Lady of Mercy Academy Choir
    Jennifer Haney, Music Director
    Glen Cove High School Select Chorale
    Edward Norris, Music Director
    Harmony For Peace Ensemble
    ··Brenden Zuk, Honoka Kikukawa, and Julia Chin, Violin
    ··Noah Lee and Sejung An, Cello
    ··Paris Arin, Peter Wang, and Max Wang, Piano


  • DVOŘÁK Largo from Symphony No. 9 in E Minor, Op. 95, "From the New World"
  • VIVALDI Concerto in G Minor for Two Cellos, Strings, and Continuo, RV 531
  • VIVALDI Concerto in B Minor for Four Violins, Strings, and Continuo, RV 580
  • RACHMANINOFF Prelude in C-sharp Minor from Morceaux de fantaisie, Op. 3, No. 2
  • LIAM PICKER Winter (World Premiere)
  • BEETHOVEN Coriolan Overture, Op. 62
  • HAYDN Vivace from Piano Concerto No. 2 in D Major, Hob. XVIII: 2
  • CACCINI Ave Maria
  • PETERSON Love Transcending
  • MILLER / MILLER "Let There Be Peace on Earth"
Student and Senior Discount Tickets Available at the Box Office