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Musical Fund Society 200th Anniversary Concert
May 1 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm$20
Join us in celebrating the bicentennial of a Philadelphia musical treasure with a concert of world-premiere chamber works by four of America’s finest living composers. Performed by four leading Philadelphia ensembles—Network for New Music, Curtis 20/21 Ensemble, PRISM, and Rolston String Quartet, laureates of Astral Artists —the newly-commissioned works are all rooted in the history of our city, connecting audiences with the rich musical life of past and present Philadelphia.
Program of world premieres by Tania León, Stephen Jaffe, Roberto Sierra, and Augusta Read Thomas.
Individual tickets to this event go on sale August 1.
Musical Fund Society Bicentennial: New Commissions from Tania León, Stephen Jaffe, Roberto Sierra, and Augusta Read Thomas was supported by New Music USA. To follow the project as it unfolds, visit the project page.