October 21, 2016 - October 22, 2016
2 East Wall Street
September 27, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
The VIP Reception will take place from 5:00-6:30pm at the Norwalk Inn with the Concert beginning at 7:00pm at the Norwalk Concert Hall.
October 17, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ Concert Hall
Bluebird Pas de Deux from “Sleeping Beauty”
Violin Concerto with Jennifer Frautschi
Symphony No. 6—Pathetíque
October 24, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ Concert Hall
November 11, 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
November 11, 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Concert Hall
November 22, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Concert Hall
December 5, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Concert Hall
Amelia Watkins, Soprano
Jennifer Rivera, Mezzo-Soprano
Brian Cheney, Tenor
Matthew Burns, Bass
December 12, 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM @ Concert Hall
Doors Open at 7:30 P.M.
December 13, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Concert Hall
Ring in the holiday season with Bach’s popular and celebratory Magnificat, paired with his “Wedding” cantata and Mendelssohn’s Come Let Us Sing. The special Sunday afternoon concert concludes with a selection of holiday music — we joyfully invite our audience to sing along with the chorale.
We are excited to introduce our soloists for this concert:
LIANNE COBLE Soprano
KATE MARONEY Mezzo-Soprano
GON HALEVI Countertenor
NILS NEUBERT Tenor
PHILIP KALMANOVITCH Baritone
December 18, 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Concert Hall
December 19, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Concert Hall
March 6, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Concert Hall
Side-by-Side with the Norwalk Youth Symphony
Maurice Ravel's Bolero
NSO’s 4th Young Artists Competition Winner
Benjamin Britten’s Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra
James Naughton, Narrator
March 12, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM @ Concert Hall
Hear a rich variety of American choral music, both a cappella and with piano, in this concert featuring selections by Copland, Lauridsen, Whitacre, Beach, and Connecticut’s own Charles Ives, as well as music from choral traditions such as spirituals and shape note singing.
April 16, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ Concert Hall
April 16, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM @ Concert Hall
April 23, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ Concert Hall
April 23, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM @ Concert Hall
May 14, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM @ Concert Hall
Beethoven’s magnificent Choral Fantasy will show off the beautiful historic piano that the FCC recently acquired with the help of a generous donation. Our season concludes with Dvorák’s Stabat Mater, the composer’s deeply personal exploration of a parent’s loss.
May 21, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ Concert Hall
Puccini’s most beloved opera
Mimi-Leslie Ann Bradley
September 10, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ Concert Hall
October 1, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM @ Concert Hall
A new work by Music on the Hill artistic director Ellen Dickinson, "Threads of Light" weaves together over 30 spirituals, set in three movements -- Hope, Journey, Glory -- including both familiar songs ("Deep River" and "My Lord, What a Morning") and others less often heard. The concert features the Music on the Hill Festival Chorus and the Special Projects Choir of the Unitarian Church in Westport, joined by soloists Harriett Alfred, soprano, and Edward Pleasant, bass; trumpet, bass, and bells; as well as special guests reading poetry by African-American poets. Ellen Dickinson conducts.
October 22, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Concert Hall
It's going to be a night of rock-symphonic fusion at INTAKE Music's
Annual Cultural Crossover Concert! Join us for this first-time
collaboration among INTAKE's Native Instrument Academy, Norwalk Youth
Symphony, and Band Together CT, a not-to-be-missed event
featuring 100 musicians.
October 29, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ Concert Hall
Rossini - Overture to Il Signor Bruschino
Shostakovich - Cello Concerto #1 in Eb Major, Op. 107
Matt Haimovitz, soloist - Learn more here.
Brahms - Symphony No. 4, Op. 98
November 5, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Concert Hall
November 20, 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Concert Hall