Wednesday | November 30 2022 | 6:30 pm
$20 student and senior tickets are available. Call the box office at 212 501 3330.
Join The Strings of Modus Operandi Orchestra for their Merkin Hall debut in a program of sumptuous works for string orchestra: Starburst and Strum by Jessie Montgomery, Shostakovich’s Chamber Symphony and Piano Concerto No. 1 and Richard Strauss’s epic Metamorphosen for 23 Solo Strings.
Artistic Director & Conductor Justin Bischof will be joined by internationally acclaimed artists pianist Alexandre Moutouzkine and trumpeter Eganam Segbefia in this singular program of 20th century masterpieces.
The New York Times called composer Jessie Montgomery the “future of classical music”.
"She never fails to enthrall with her rhythmically complex, richly orchestrated, highly original pieces.” WTTW (Chicago PBS)
To learn more about MOO, please visit www.moonyc.org
To learn more about Maestro Bischof please visit www.justinbischof.com
To learn more about our artists please visit www.moutouzkine.com and www.everythingego.com
Justin Bischof, conductor
The Strings of Modus Operandi Orchestra
Alexandre Moutouzkine, piano
Eganam Segbefia, trumpet
MONTGOMERY — Starburst
SHOSTAKOVICH — Chamber Symphony Op. 110A (arr. Barshai)
MONTGOMERY — Strum
SHOSTAKOVICH — Piano Concerto No. 1
STRAUSS — Metamorphosen