Saturday, November 18, 2023
David Geffen Hall, Lincoln Center

Program

2:00 PM Young People’s Concert: Time Capsule

Rossini Finale from William Tell Overture
Fe. Mendelssohn Selection from the Violin Concerto
Elgar Selections from The Wand of Youth Suite No. 1
Very Young Composer
Bunmi Afariogun Feel Jazz, Be Jazz, With Layers (World Premiere of orchestral version)
Jessie Montgomery Selection from Records from a Vanishing City
Bernstein Candide Overture
Charlap / Leigh I Won't Grow Up, from Peter Pan

Thomas Wilkins, Conductor / Co-Host
Doug Fitch, Director / Designer
Jamie Bernstein, Special Guest
Fiona Khuong-Huu, Violin

Take a trip into the Young People’s Concert vault, exploring past programs led by beloved conductors, including Leonard Bernstein, who popularized this program for generations.

Fun at the Phil: Family Benefit follows on the Leon and Norma Hess Grand Promenade. Join us for an afternoon of family-friendly fun including a hands-on instrument “petting zoo,” activities for kids of all ages, and a party the whole family will enjoy.

Please contact Hillary Beson at besonh@nyphil.org or (212) 875-5760 to purchase tickets or tables.

Family Benefit Leadership Committee

Courtney H. Benenson
Laura Chang and Arnold Chavkin
Yaroslav Faybishenko
Kelly Fradin
Sheree and Jerry Friedman
Sarah Jane and Trevor Gibbons
Christopher and Caitlin Kellen
Katherine Malloy
Susan and Elihu Rose
Kay and Jackson Tai
1 Anonymous Donor

As of 11/3/2023