WQXR is a media partner for the Montclair Orchestra's Inaugural Concert on October 22.
Music Director David Chan presents a program inspired by opera and song, and his Metropolitan Opera roots. Internationally acclaimed soprano Ying Fang joins the orchestra for the finale to Mahler's pastoral Symphony #4.
- Verdi: Overture to La forza del destino
- Mozart: Symphony #29
- Mahler: Symphony #4
The Montclair Orchestra was established to provide orchestral music to Montclair, New Jersey and the surrounding communities. Comprised of professional, conservatory, and highly trained amateur musicians, the Montclair Orchestra endeavors to perform a wide range of music from the baroque through modern works, including new works by talented composers at local music conservatories and in the surrounding area.