2019 Season
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  • Thursday   August 1, 2019
  • First Presbyterian Church • 8:00 PM
  • The 40th - Opening Night
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  • Friday   August 2, 2019
  • First Presbyterian Church • 8:00 PM
  • Aizuri Quartet: Different Trains
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  • Saturday   August 3, 2019
  • Robinson Pavilion at Anyela's Vineyards • 8:00 PM
  • Béla Fleck and Abigail Washburn
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  • Thursday   August 8, 2019
  • TBA • 8:00 PM
  • Hilary Hahn & Lera Auerbach: Dreams and Visions
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  • Friday   August 9, 2019
  • First Presbyterian Church • 8:00 PM
  • Piano Festival
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  • Saturday   August 10, 2019
  • Robinson Pavilion at Anyela's Vineyards • 8:00 PM
  • Hilary Hahn
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  • Thursday   August 15, 2019
  • First Presbyterian Church • 8:00 PM
  • Two By Two
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  • Friday   August 16, 2019
  • First Presbyterian Church • 8:00 PM
  • All in Rhythm
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  • Saturday   August 17, 2019
  • Robinson Pavilion at Anyela's Vineyards • 8:00 PM
  • Wynton Marsalis & The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra
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  • Thursday   August 22, 2019
  • First Presbyterian Church • 8:00 PM
  • Bon Appétit!
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  • Friday   August 23, 2019
  • First Presbyterian Church • 8:00 PM
  • Café Music
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  • Saturday   August 24, 2019
  • Robinson Pavilion at Anyela's Vineyards • 8:00 PM
  • Festival Finale in memory of Louise Robinson: with David Zinman and the Festival Orchestra
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Sunday   August 19, 2018 First Presbyterian Church   •   2:00 PM

KidsFest: Meet the Orchestra! with the Knights

What are all the kinds of instruments and sounds in an orchestra? And how do they all come together to make music? In this fun, interactive program for all ages, The Knights will invite kids to create their own piece of original music with the orchestra! You'll learn all about the instruments on stage and the musicians who play them. The Knights have performed with some of the world's greatest musicians, including Yo-Yo Ma, Gil Shaham, and Bela Fleck. Don't miss this afternoon of music-making with the orchestra.

    



Musicians:

The cast of Candide
The cast of Candide

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The cast of Candide

Performing:
Sunday, August 19

The Knights
The Knights

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The Knights

The Knights are a collective of adventurous musicians, dedicated to transforming the orchestral experience and eliminating barriers between audiences and music. Driven by an open-minded spirit of camaraderie and exploration, they inspire listeners with vibrant programs that encompass their roots in the classical tradition and passion for artistic discovery. The orchestra has been proud to tour and record with renowned soloists including Yo-Yo Ma, Dawn Upshaw, Béla Fleck, and Gil Shaham, and has performed at such prestigious institutions as Carnegie Hall, Tanglewood, and the Vienna Musikverein. The Knights' notable accomplishments include a 2017 Grammy Award nomination for a recording with master violinist Gil Shaham; a performance at Jazz at Lincoln Center's Rose Theater as part of the NY Phil Biennial; The Knights' debut at Carnegie Hall in the New York premiere of Steven Stucky and Jeremy Denk's opera The Classical Style; a U.S. tour with banjo virtuoso Béla Fleck; a European tour with soprano Dawn Upshaw; residencies at Dartmouth, Penn State, and Washington, D.C.'s Dumbarton Oaks; frequent festival appearances at Ravinia, Caramoor, Big Ears, and Tanglewood; and nine years of free summer performances at Central Park's Naumburg Orchestral Concerts, Bryant Park, and BRIC's Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival in Prospect Park.

Performing:
Sunday, August 19


Concert Sponsors:

David & Jan Panasci
Fletcher Foundation
Faye Panasci

Guest Artist Sponsors:

The Knights sponsored by Koko Fuller
The cast of Candide sponsored by Doug and Peg Whitehouse