Wednesday, February 16

Brandford Marsalis at the New York Philharmonic

Experience the sultry sounds of the alto sax, backed by the majestic New York Philharmonic Orchestra tonight as three-time Grammy winner Branford Marsalis performs. As a renowned composer, music educator and skilled jazz, blues, funk and classical musician, Marsalis will play Haydn’s Symphony No. 60, Glazunov’s Concerto for Alto Saxophone, Schulhoff’s Hot-Sonate for Alto Saxophone and Orchestra, and R. Strauss’s Le Bourgeois gentilhomme.

Bonus: Arrive at 6:30pm and head upstairs to the Helen Huntington Hull Room in Avery Fisher Hall for an insightful pre-concert talk with New York Philharmonic Artistic Administrator, John Mangum.

Avery Fisher Hall at Lincoln Center
10 Lincoln Center Plaza
New York, NY 10023
(212) 875-5656
7pm, pre-concert talk ($7)
7:30, performance ($32-112)

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