This Season’s Guest Artists
Michael F. Tietz
Music Director and Conductor
Michael F. Tietz is the Music Director and Principal Conductor of The Broadway Bach Ensemble, a 50-piece orchestra on New York’s upper west side, which he founded in 1985. His conducting repertoire spans baroque, classical, romantic and 20th-century works.
Eric Umble is a versatile, New York City based, clarinetist known for his “… nuanced and coloristic playing.” He enjoys a diverse career as a soloist, chamber musician, orchestral player, and music educator.
Violinist Yaegy Park was born in Houston, Texas, and has immediately been recognized as a rising young violinist when she joined the Houston Young Artists as age 4, the foundation’s youngest member in history.
Bassist Timothy Cobb joined the New York Philharmonic as Principal Bass in May 2014, after serving as principal bass of The Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, and principal bass of the Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra since 1989.
2017 – 2018 Repertoire
The symphony was the eleventh of twelve that were composed for performance in England during Haydn’s two journeys there.read more
The Pulcinella Suite, derived from the ballet.read more
Incidental music to the play by Molière.read more