Welcome

To The Broadway Bach Ensemble and our 2016 – 2017 season. We offer three concerts, completely free to the public, with great soloists and unique repertoire from the Renaissance to the 21st Century. Come join us this October 30, February 5 and May 7 at 2 p.m.

Read About Our 2016–2017 Season

Our Autumn, 2016 Concert

Music director Michael Tietz leads a program featuring “Bridges,” a five-movement work by American composer Victoria Bond, and Mozart’s “Paris” Symphony. Come join us Sunday, October 30 at 2 p.m.

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This Season’s Guest Artists

Sophia Shao

Sophia Shao

'Cellist

A recipient of an Avery Fisher Career Grant, cellist Sophie Shao was the winner of top prizes at the Rostropovich and Tchaikovsky competitions. Sophie joins us this May in the Elgar concerto.

Audrey Flores

Audrey Flores

Horn

Audrey Flores is a freelancing horn player in New York City.  She attended the Juilliard School and the Mannes College of Music, and regularly plays on Broadway and with orchestras in the tri-state area. Audrey will be bringing a team of her friends and colleagues to perform the Schumann Konzertstuck in February, 2017.

Xiao Wang

Xiao Wang

Violinist

Xiao is a laureate of the Queen Elisabeth International Violin Competition, first prize winner of the Szigeti International Violin Competition, as well as several other competitions. He performed the Brahms violin concerto a few years ago in Leipzig at the Gewandhaus and is set to be performing it this year in China.

 

Michael F. Tietz

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.

Teresa Cheung

Teresa Cheung

Guest Conductor

Equally at home with both orchestral and vocal genres, Teresa Cheung is in frequent demand for symphonic, choral, and operatic productions in the USA and Canada. She will be leading the May, 2017 concert.

2016 – 2017 Repertoire

Violin Concerto in D Major

The Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 77, was composed by Johannes Brahms in 1878 and dedicated to his friend, the violinist Joseph Joachim. It is Brahms’s only violin concerto, and, according to Joachim, one of the four great German violin concerti: The Germans...

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Other Ways You Can Support Us

We are eager for your input and welcome your participation. If you’d like more information or are interested in playing or helping, please contact us here, or call (914) 654-1062.

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Concert Schedule

Autumn Concert
Sunday, October 30, 2016
2:00pm - 4:00pm
The Broadway Presbyterian Church
601 West 114th Street.
New York, NY
Winter Concert
Sunday, February 5, 2017
2:00pm - 4:00pm
The Broadway Presbyterian Church
601 West 114th Street.
New York, NY
Spring Concert
Sunday, May 7, 2017
2:00pm - 4:00pm
The Broadway Presbyterian Church
601 West 114th Street.
New York, NY

Rehearsal Schedule

Strings Rehearsal
Monday, October 17, 2016
7:30pm - 10:00pm
The Broadway Presbyterian Church
Reading Rehearsal
Thursday, October 20, 2016
7:30am - 10:00pm
The Broadway Presbyterian Church
Working Rehearsal
Monday, October 24, 2016
7:30pm - 10:00pm
The Broadway Presbyterian Church
Working Rehearsal
Thursday, October 27, 2016
7:00pm - 10:00pm
The Broadway Presbyterian Church
Dress Rehearsal
Saturday, October 29, 2016
10:00am - 1:00pm
The Broadway Presbyterian Church

Where To Find Us

601 West 114th Street, New York, NY

Listen In

Here are a few concert recordingsTo Hear More...

Symphony No. 7, Movement 1

by Ludwig van Beethoven | February 2016

      Symphony No. 7, Movement 1

Symphony No. 8 in G, First Movement

by Antonín Dvořák | February 2015

      Dvorak Symphony No. 8 Mvmt. 1

Overture to "The Magic Flute"

by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart | February 2015

      Overture to The Magic Flute

Orchestral Suite No. 4, “Mozartiana,” Fourth Movement

by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky | October 2012

      Orchestral Suite No. 4 Op. 61, Movement IV

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