Orpheus Opens the 92Y Season for 2017-18

ConcertoNet.com October 2017 “…the orchestra was in its territory and offered an ardent, beautifully nuanced and executed version of that “chestnut”. I was particularly taken by the middle movements, which inject unusual “character pieces” into otherwise classical, Mozartean framework: the famous Waltz (often performed as an independent work) and Elegia, a reverie, melancholic, heart wrenching […]

2016-2017 Season Press Clips

  Glimpse of a Suffering Soul February 4, 2017 Michael Hersch’s “end stages,” commissioned and given its New York premiere by the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra at Carnegie Hall, was a little-relieved cry of anguish and anger in the face of terminal illness and death. But with a faint tolling of orchestral bells and whimpers in the violins […]

The New York Times | Glimpse of a Suffering Soul

Glimpse of a Suffering Soul By: James R. Oestreich – February 10th, 2017 On the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra’s February 4th, 2017 performance at Carnegie Hall. Michael Hersch’s “end stages,” commissioned and given its New York premiere by the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra at Carnegie Hall, was a little-relieved cry of anguish and anger in the face of terminal […]

Huffington Post; Zeal NYC | Review: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra Is ‘Electrifying’ at Carnegie Hall

Review: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra Is ‘Electrifying’ at Carnegie Hall By: Joshua Rosenblum – February 6, 2017 – Zeal NYC On the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra’s performance at Carnegie Hall, on February 4th, 2017. On February 4 at Carnegie Hall, the famously conductorless Orpheus Chamber Orchestra presented a performance of Tchaikovsky’s beloved Violin Concerto with a twist: the soloist Vadim Gluzman […]

NJ PAC | Superstar Artists Come Out to Play

Superstar Artists Come Out to Play By: Paul J. Pelkonen – February 5th, 2017 In anticipation of the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra’s performance at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center’s Prudential Hall, in Newark, NJ on October 22nd, 2017. Part of the 2017-18 Bank of America Classical Series. New Jersey Performing Arts Center’s crown jewel is Prudential […]