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.
While pursuing his doctorate at The Juilliard School, Kevin Quill looks forward to engaging in rigorous academic study while furthering himself in the realms of solo, chamber, and orchestral playing.
Pianist Daniel Epstein made his debut with the Philadelphia Orchestra under the baton of Eugene Ormandy. He has performed with many of America’s major orchestras, and has performed recitals in Carnegie Hall and in other major venues throughout the world.
2017 – 2018 Repertoire
The premiere of the concerto was given in Budapest on November 9, 1881, with Brahms as soloist, and was an immediate success.read more
Bach's four Suites (or "ouvertures") were probably written between 1725 and 1738 in Leipzig and performed at the famous coffeehouse concerts by the Collegium Musicum, directed by the composer. The fourth suite begins with a magnificent overture, consisting of a...read more