Friday, October 16 at 8:00 p.m.
Frost Symphony Orchestra presents pianist Simone Dinnerstein in Philip Lasser’s Concerto for Piano and Orchestra. Alan Hovhaness’s And God Created Great Whales and Howard Hanson’s Symphony No. 5 complete the all-American program.
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Saturday, October 17 at 8:00 p.m.
“Raquel Sofía is the breath of fresh air that Latin Pop needs,” says megastar Juanes. This concert showcases her appealing jazz-infused vocals and accessible sonic style. “A bonafide future star,” says NPR.
Sunday, October 18 at 4:00 p.m.
Prize-winning violinist Charles Castleman performs a dramatic unaccompanied solo recital that includes Bach’s “Chaconne” from Partita in D Minor, Piazzolla’s Tango Etudes, Nos. 2 and 3 and Ysaÿe’s Violin Sonata Op. 27, No. 3 (“Ballade”).
Tuesday, October 20 at 8:00 p.m.
Songwriters from the Frost School’s Bruce Hornsby Creative American Music Program take a fresh spin on classic songs by Johnny Mercer (“Autumn Leaves,” “Moon River,” “Skylark”) and showcase new songs inspired by his brilliant writing.
Wednesday, October 21 at 8:00 p.m.
Top Nashville singer-songwriters (Craig Corothers, Tony Arata, Dave Berg, Annie Mosher) present a down-to-earth country music concert featuring their hits recorded by Garth Brooks, Keith Urban, Trisha Yearwood and Rodney Atkins.
Thursday, October 22 at 8:00 p.m.
Cuban-born pianist Gonzalo Rubalcaba, Bulgarian-born percussionist Svet Stoyanov and American-born jazz trumpeter and bandleader John Daversa present an energizing jazz program with the Frost Concert Jazz Band.
Friday, October 23 at 8:00 PM
A 3-time Latin Grammy winner and double Grammy nominee, Natalia Lafourdade is one of the most important singer-songwriters of her generation. Her new album Hasta la Raiz was inspired by her travels in South America.
Saturday, October 24 at 8:00 p.m.
Grammy-and-Emmy Award-winning character tenor John Easterlin sings beautiful Broadway and opera repertoire ranging from “Stranger in Paradise” and “This is My Beloved” to classic arias by Mozart, Bernstein, and others.
Sunday, October 25 at 4:00 p.m.
The multifaceted Los Angeles Guitar Quartet, praised by The Baltimore Sun as “a formidable ensemble,” presents music from celebrated albums New Renaissance and Guitar Heroes. They also premiere works by Ourkouzounov, Hoppstock and Zappa.
Tuesday, October 27 at 8:00 p.m.
Sylvan Street is a high-wattage group that performs funk-infused originals with high-wattage bass grooves, powerful drums, tight horns and exciting keyboards. They blend driving fusion of jazz, rock, Latin, urban, jump swing and blues.
Wednesday, October 28 at 8:00 p.m.
Musical sparks fly in a new interpretation of Brahms’s Horn Trio when admired recording artists Richard Todd (horn) and Joel Smirnoff (violin) pair up with NPR’s From the Top host Christopher O’Riley (piano). Also, music by Bach and Messiaen.
Thursday, October 29 at 8:00 p.m.
French jazz vocalist Cyrille Aimée blends standards with Gypsy swing, bossa nova and charming stage presence. She joins the Frost Studio Jazz Band and Jazz Vocal 1 Ensemble in upbeat arrangements of jazz favorites created especially for her.
Friday, October 30 at 8:00 p.m.
Multi-platinum selling, singer-songwriter and pianist Ben Folds performs his critically acclaimed Concerto for Piano and Orchestra with the Frost School of Music’s Henry Mancini Institute Orchestra.
Saturday, October 31 at 3:00 p.m.
Frost Symphony Orchestra presents Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone: a Children's Suite for Orchestra by John Williams, plus music by Saint-Saëns and Mussorgsky. All children are invited to dress in Halloween costumes!
Sunday, November 1 at 4:00 p.m.
Black Violin, an exhilarating violin/viola hip-hop duo, wows audiences with their unique take on classical music. Their newest recording Stereotypes incorporates their many musical influences from classic, R&B and soul, to rock and beyond.
Monday, November 2 at 8:00 p.m.
Frost Wind Ensemble conducted by new director Robert Carnochan presents lively works by great American masters Bernstein, Ticheli, Grantham and Adams, featuring soprano Esther Jane Hardenbergh and tuba soloist Aaron Tindall.
Tuesday, November 3 at 8:00 p.m.
Master jazz organist Joey DeFrancesco tears it up on his Hammond B3 in the great tradition of the incredible Jimmy Smith. A crowd favorite at festivals worldwide, you’ll soon become a fan of his swinging style and remarkable originality.
Wednesday, November 4 at 8:00 p.m.
Boston Brass presents their most-loved virtuosic selections from the worlds of orchestra, ballet, Broadway and the Big Screen. Concertgoers decide the second half program via categorized nominee ballots collected at intermission!
Thursday, November 5 at 8:00 p.m.
Freda Payne, best known for her 1970 R&B crossover smash hit “Band of Gold,” is a jazz singer in the beautiful tradition of Nancy Wilson. Here she sings “Save Your Love for Me” plus other enthralling selections with a trio featuring Dean Shelly Berg on piano.
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