CARNEGIE HALL PRESENTS

Performance Thursday, July 20, 2017 | 7:30 PM

NYO2 and Members of The Philadelphia Orchestra

Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage
Members of The Philadelphia Orchestra and Grammy Award winner Esperanza Spalding join NYO2, conducted by Giancarlo Guerrero, at Carnegie Hall. Inspired by the success of the National Youth Orchestra of the United States of America, NYO2 is a parallel summer training program for talented musicians with diverse backgrounds from across the country. Come experience this unforgettable performance.

Performers

  • NYO2
  • Members of The Philadelphia Orchestra
    Giancarlo Guerrero, Conductor

    with Special Guest
  • Esperanza Spalding, Vocals and Electric Bass

Program

  • COPLAND Billy the Kid Suite
  • LEONARDO GENOVESE Chacarera (arr. Gil Goldstein, commissioned by Carnegie Hall)
  • ESPERANZA SPALDING Ebony and Ivy
  • ESPERANZA SPALDING Apple Blossom (arr. Gil Goldstein, commissioned by Carnegie Hall)
  • ESPERANZA SPALDING Earth to Heaven
  • ESPERANZA SPALDING Good Lava
  • STRAVINSKY The Firebird Suite (1919 version)
Leadership support for NYO2 is provided by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

Founder Patron: Beatrice Santo Domingo.

With additional funding provided by: Ernst & Young LLP