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2016-17 Masterworks Season

#1      Elgar’s Romantic Cello Concerto
#2      Mozart and Haydn
#3      Joshua Bell Plays Tchaikovsky
#4      Grimaud Plays Brahms
#5      Gerstein Plays Tchaikovsky
#6      Dvořák’s Eighth Symphony
#7      Boreyko Conducts Mahler’s
           Symphony No. 4
#8      Scale: A Tribute to Olga Hirshhorn
#9      Celebrating 25 Years of
           the Naples Philharmonic Chorus
#10    Abbado Conducts Beethoven

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Subscribers may exchange any Masterworks performance for another program's performance during our subscriptions exchange week in September. Subscribers also have priority access to additional performances throughout the season.

Masterworks tickets include same-day admission to The Baker Museum (special hours 10am-8pm). All programming, performers and dates are subject to change. Single ticket sales dates for the 2016-17 season will be announced in September. 

2016-17 Season

Season Opener —
Elgar’s Romantic Cello Concerto

Masterworks #1
Thursday and Friday
October 20 and 21, 2016
Andrey Boreyko, conductor
Sol Gabetta, cello

Liadov — Kikimora
Elgar — Cello Concerto
Berlioz — Symphonie fantastique

Additional details to be announced

Mozart and Haydn

Masterworks #2
Thursday and Saturday
November 17 and 19, 2016
Bernard Labadie, conductor
Benedetto Lupo, piano

Rigel — Symphony No. 4
Mozart — Piano Concerto No. 25
Mozart — Chaconne from Idomeneo
Haydn — Symphony No. 95

Additional details to be announced

Joshua Bell Plays Tchaikovsky

Masterworks #3
Thursday, Friday and Saturday
December 8, 9 and 10, 2016
Andrey Boreyko, conductor
Joshua Bell, violin

Tchaikovsky — Violin Concerto
Bach — Ricercare from Musical Offering
Shostakovich — Symphony No. 1

Additional details to be announced

Grimaud Plays Brahms

Masterworks #4
Thursday and Friday
January 5 and 6, 2017
Andrey Boreyko, conductor
Hélène Grimaud, piano

Mendelssohn — Overture to Son and Stranger
R. Schumann — Symphony No. 4
Brahms — Piano Concerto No. 1

Additional details to be announced

Gerstein Plays Tchaikovsky

Masterworks #5
Friday and Saturday
January 27 and 28, 2017
Andrey Boreyko, conductor
Kirill Gerstein, piano

Weber — Invitation to the Dance
Tchaikovsky — Piano Concerto No. 1
Stravinsky — Petrushka

Additional details to be announced

Dvořák’s Eighth Symphony

Masterworks #6
Thursday and Friday
February 16 and 17, 2017
Eric Jacobsen, conductor
Jennifer Koh, violin

R. Strauss — Metamorphosen
Steven Mackey — Beautiful Passing
Dvořák — Symphony No. 8

Additional details to be announced

Boreyko Conducts
Mahler’s Symphony No. 4

Masterworks #7
Friday and Saturday
March 10 and 11, 2017
Andrey Boreyko, conductor
Benjamin Schmid, violin

Zemlinsky — Prelude to Es war einmal
Korngold — Violin Concerto
Mahler — Symphony No. 4

Additional details to be announced

Scale: A Tribute to Olga Hirshhorn

Masterworks #8
Thursday and Saturday
March 30 and April 1, 2017
Andrey Boreyko, conductor
Leticia Moreno, violin

Nicholas Jacobson-Larson — Naples Philharmonic Commission
Bartók — Rhapsody for Violin and Orchestra
Gabriel Prokofiev — Naples Philharmonic Commission
Sarasate — Fantasy on Bizet’s Carmen
Giya Kancheli — Naples Philharmonic Commission
R. Strauss — Suite from Le Bourgeois gentilhomme

Additional details to be announced

Celebrating 25 Years of the
Naples Philharmonic Chorus

Masterworks #9
Friday and Saturday
April 21 and 22, 2017
Dmitry Liss, conductor
Lilya Zilberstein, piano

Tchaikovsky — Romeo and Juliet Fantasy Overture
Prokofiev — Piano Concerto No. 3
Vaughan Williams — Toward the Unknown Region
Tchaikovsky — Francesca da Rimini

Additional details to be announced

Abbado Conducts Beethoven

Masterworks #10
Thursday and Saturday
May 4 and 6, 2017
Roberto Abbado, conductor
Vladimir Feltsman, piano

Wagner — Overture to Tannhäuser
Grieg — Piano Concerto
Beethoven — Symphony No. 7

Additional details to be announced


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