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April 17, 2019

Centennial Gala Concert at Carnegie Hall


Platinum Sponsors
Michael and Noémi K. Neidorff/Centene Charitable Foundation
Ann Ziff

CENTENNIAL GALA CONCERT AT CARNEGIE HALL

APR 17 | WED
6:00 PM

Manhattan School of Music Caps Off its Centennial Year Celebrations!

Join host Alec Baldwin (HonDMA ’12) and guest conductor Leonard Slatkin (MSM Distinguished Visiting Artist) at Carnegie Hall for a once-in-a-century musical celebration of MSM’s Centennial. This remarkable evening will feature a program of classical musicjazz, opera, and musical theatre performed by a roster of artists drawn from the distinguished ranks of the MSM Community, including:

  • Celebrated mezzo-soprano Susan Graham (MM ’87, HonDMA ’08)
  • Grammy-winning jazz trumpeter and composer Terence Blanchard (HonDMA ’17, MSM Board of Trustees)
  • Violinist and former New York Philharmonic Concertmaster Glenn Dicterow (Chair, MSM Orchestral Performance Program)
  • Award-winning pianist Olga Kern (MSM faculty)
  • “the brightest star in New York’s choral music world” (New York Times) Kent Tritle (MSM faculty)
  • “Formidable pianist” (New York TimesAndré-Michel Schub (MSM faculty)
  • Naumburg International Violin Competition prizewinner Kelly Hall-Tompkins (MM ’95, HonDMA ’17)
  • MSM Director of Orchestral Activities George Manahan (BM ’73, MM ’76)
  • and more!

MSM SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Leonard Slatkin
, Conductor, Distinguished Visiting Artist in Conducting and Orchestral Studies

PRECOLLEGE PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA
Nathan Hetherington 
(MM ’04, MM ’06), Conductor

Carnegie Hall
Isaac Stern Auditorium / Ronald O. Perelman Stage

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For more information about the Gala dinner following the performance, please call Marc Day, Stewardship and Special Events Manager, at 917-493-4487.