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Masterworks

Naples Philharmonic Classical Music Series


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Masterworks 1

Pictures with Alexander

November 1 and 2, 2024
Friday and Saturday at 7:30pm
Prelude at 6:30pm
Naples Philharmonic
Alexander Shelley
, conductor
Pablo Sáinz-Villegas, guitar

Gabriela Ortiz — Kauyumari
Arturo Márquez — Guitar Concerto*
Mussorgsky — Pictures at an Exhibition
*Artis—Naples co-commission


Masterworks 2
© Marco Borggreve

Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto No. 3

November 14 and 16, 2024
Thursday and Saturday at 7:30pm
Prelude at 6:30pm
Naples Philharmonic
Joana Carneiro
, conductor
Yeol Eum Son, piano

Adams — Short Ride in a Fast Machine
Rachmaninoff — Piano Concerto No. 3
Stravinsky — Petrushka


Masterworks 3
© Benjamin Ealovega

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

December 13 and 14, 2024
Friday and Saturday at 7:30pm
Prelude at 6:30pm
Naples Philharmonic
Alexander Shelley
, conductor
James Ehnes, violin
Tama Matheson, actor

Meilina Tsui — Commissioned Work†
Mendelssohn — Violin Concerto
Mendelssohn — A Midsummer Night’s Dream
World Premiere


Masterworks 4
© Igor Studio

Carmen and La mer

January 9 and 11, 2025
Thursday and Saturday at 7:30pm
Prelude at 6:30pm
Naples Philharmonic
Alexander Shelley
, conductor
Javier Perianes, piano

Ravel — Mother Goose Suite
Jimmy López Bellido — Emphemerae, Piano Concerto
Bizet — Carmen Suite No. 1
Debussy — La mer


Masterworks 5
© Simon Pauly

Tchaikovsky’s Fate

January 30 and 31, 2025
Thursday and Friday at 7:30pm
Prelude at 6:30pm
Naples Philharmonic
Alexander Shelley
, conductor
Joshua Hopkins, baritone

L. Boulanger — D’un soir triste
Jake Heggie — Songs for Murdered Sisters
Tchaikovsky — Symphony No. 4


Masterworks 6

Sublime Sibelius

February 21 and 22, 2025
Friday and Saturday at 7:30pm
Prelude at 6:30pm
Naples Philharmonic
Kevin John Edusei
, conductor
Yamen Saadi, violin

Sibelius — Violin Concerto
Shostakovich — Symphony No. 10


Masterworks 7

Ode to Joy

March 13, 14 and 15, 2025
Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 7:30pm
Prelude at 6:30pm
Naples Philharmonic
Alexander Shelley
, conductor
Naples Philharmonic Chorus
Jeremy T. Warner
, director
Chancel Choir of Moorings Presbyterian Church
Christopher Dekker, director
Kirsten Mackinnon, soprano
Allyson McHardy, mezzo-soprano
William Thomas, bass

Mendelssohn— Verleih uns Frieden (Grant Us Peace)
Anna Clyne — Color Fields
Beethoven — Symphony No. 9, “Choral”


Masterworks 8
© Anders Brogaard

Strauss and Storytelling

April 3 and 4, 2025
Thursday and Friday at 7:30pm
Prelude at 6:30pm
Naples Philharmonic
Alexander Shelley
, conductor
Gabriela Montero, piano

Strauss — Till Eulenspiegel’s Merry Pranks
Prokofiev — Piano Concerto No. 3
Mozart — Symphony No. 31, “Paris”
Strauss — Suite from Der Rosenkavalier


Masterworks 9
© Marco Borggreve

Schubert The Great

April 24 and 26, 2025
Thursday and Saturday at 7:30pm
Prelude at 6:30pm
Naples Philharmonic
Andreas Ottensamer
, conductor
Inon Barnatan, piano

Beethoven — Piano Concerto No. 4
Schubert — Symphony in C Major, “The Great”


Masterworks 10

Zachary Plays Barber

May 8 and 9, 2025
Thursday and Friday at 7:30pm
Prelude at 6:30pm
Naples Philharmonic
Hans Graf
, conductor
Zachary DePue, violin

Bartók — Hungarian Sketches
Barber — Violin Concerto
Bartók — Concerto for Orchestra


Music and Museum All Masterworks tickets include same-day admission to The Baker Museum. Museum hours on day of performance: 10am-7:30pm. In addition, the doors to Hayes Hall will open 90 minutes prior to this performance. Arrive early to enjoy the exhibitions and light fare available at Heidi's Place.

Masterworks Preludes Join the conductor before the performance for an insightful 30-minute prelude discussion about the program. Masterworks preludes begin at 6:30pm.


The Artistic and Music Director position is generously endowed by Sharon and Timothy Ubben.


 

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