MasterVoices Around
Town

Joe Hisaishi Symphonic Concert

August 13 at 8:00PM
August 18 at 8:00PM
Radio City Music Hall

Joe Hisaishi Symphonic Concert: Music from the Studio Ghibli Films of Hayao Miyazaki are performed with a full orchestra and choir and are conducted by Hisaishi himself. The music accompanies montages from Miyazaki’s films, breathing new life to the timeless work of Hisaishi and Miyazaki.

The Halloween Tree

By THEO POPOV and Libretto by TONY ASARO

February 23 at 7:00PM | Alvin Ailey Theater

The Halloween Tree is a new opera, commissioned by American Lyric Theater in partnership with the Bradbury estate, with music by Theo Popov and libretto by Tony Asaro. Led by a mysterious guide, a group of children undertake an unforgettable journey to find their friend Pipkin, who has disappeared on Halloween night.

Iron & Coal

By Jeremy Schonfeld

January 10 at 8:00PM
January 11 at 8:00PM
Gerald W. Lynch Theater at John Jay College

This powerful and personal chamber opera, presented in collaboration with Beth Morrison Projects is based on the composer’s own personal story and that of his father, who was a childhood survivor of Auschwitz.

Handel’s Messiah

December 8 at 8:00PM | Basilica of Saint John the Evangelist, Stamford, CT

Presented by Stamford Symphony

MasterVoices makes its inaugural appearance with the Stamford Symphony in a performance of Part I and the “Hallelujah” Chorus (Part II) of Handel’s Messiah, conducted by Ted Sperling.

Chichester Psalms

May 19 at 3:00PM | Symphony Space

Join MasterVoices at an all-day event celebrating Leonard Bernstein.

Handel’s Messiah

December 9 at 8:00PM | Basilica of Saint John the Evangelist, Stamford, CT

MasterVoices makes its inaugural appearance with the Stamford Symphony in a performance of Part I and the “Hallelujah” Chorus (Part II) of Handel’s Messiah, conducted by Ted Sperling.

NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHRISTMAS

December 6 at 8:00PM
December 7 at 8:00PM
Barclays Center

Pumpkin King Danny Elfman is coming to Brooklyn on December 6 & 7 to perform his legendary role of Jack Skellington in a very special screening, with the music performed live by a full orchestra and members of MasterVoices, of Disney’s timeless holiday classic, “TIM BURTON’S THE NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHRISTMAS.” Elfman will be joined by other original cast members, including Catherine O’Hara (Sally) and Ken Page (Oogie Boogie), who will all sing live during the movie.

Mahler’s Symphony No. 3

November 8 at 8:00PM | Carnegie Hall

Presented by Carnegie Hall, MasterVoices joins the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra and Maestro Zubin Mehta for a performance of  Gustav Mahler’s Symphony No. 3.  MasterVoices has appeared with the Orchestra at Carnegie Hall (2012 and 2015), in Israel (2008 and 2012), and at the Salzburg Festival (2012).

 

 

Of Thee I Sing at Tilles Center

November 4 at 8:00PM | Tilles Center for the Performing Arts

MasterVoices will reprise its Carnegie Hall presentation of Of Thee I Sing  at Tilles Center in Long Island.

Babes in Toyland at Tilles Center

April 29 at 7:00PM | Tilles Center for the Performing Arts

MasterVoices, with Artistic Director Ted Sperling, brings its Carnegie Hall production of Victor Herbert’s Babes in Toyland to Tilles Center for the Performing Arts at LIU Post (Brookville, NY).

The Life and Death(s) of Alan Turing

By Justine F. Chen and David Simpatico

January 12 at 7:30PM | Merkin Concert Hall at Kaufman Music Center

A new opera by Justine F. Chen and David Simpatico, The Life and Death(s) of Alan Turing  is a historical-fantasia inspired by the life of the groundbreaking computer scientist, Alan Turing.

The Halloween Tree

By Theo Popov and Tony Asaro

October 30 at 3:00PM | Merkin Concert Hall at Kaufman Music Center

Adapted from Ray Bradbury’s beloved children’s novel, The Halloween Tree is a new opera commissioned by American Lyric Theater with music by Theo Popov and libretto by Tony Asaro.

JFK

By David T. Little, Composer and Royce Vavrek, Librettist

November 25 at 7:00PM | Merkin Concert Hall at Kaufman Music Center

The opera’s story is based on the final night of American president John F. Kennedy’s life that was spent in at the Hotel Texas in Fort Worth, prior to his assassination in Dallas, Texas, on November 22, 1963.