March 8-9

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Transcendence

Friday | 3.8.24 | 8:00 PM
Saturday | 3.9.24 | 8:00 PM

The DiMenna Center for Classical Music, 450 West 37th Street

Conductor Laureate Yaniv Segal returns to TCS for a program that captures the outer reaches of the human experience. The Prelude and Liebestod (“Love-Death”) from Richard Wagner’s Tristan und Isolde explores metaphysical ideas through trailblazing musical sonorities. Gustav Mahler’s Totenfeier (Funeral Rites) eventually became the opening movement of his monumental Second Symphony. Artistic Director Matthew Aubin directs a recent work by Composition Fellow Horacio Fernandez, as well as Fernande Decruck’s mid-century Concerto for Harp and Orchestra.

Conductor:  Matthew Aubin, Yaniv Segal

Program

Fernande Breilh Decruck

Concerto for Harp and Orchestra

Mvts 1 & 2

Liann Cline, Harp
Horacio Fernández

Tumbao

Horacio Fernández, Composition Fellow
Marshall Kearse, Trumpet
Richard Wagner

Prelude from Tristan und Isolde, WWV 90

Gustav Mahler

Totenfeier

Richard Wagner

Liebestod from Tristan und Isolde, WWV 90

Featured Artists

Horacio Fernández
Composition Fellow

Friday, 3.8, Saturday, 3.9

Horacio Fernández: Tumbao


In the vibrant tapestry of contemporary Latin music, Horacio Fernández shines as a visionary Mexican composer and producer. He is not bound by genre or style, being able to produce fiery Latin Trap tracks such as “FLARE”, as well as soothing orchestral ballads like his latest single “Rebeldes”, a sweet bolero reminiscent of the great American Songbook and classic Mexican romantic classics.

His groundbreaking contributions to the classical music canon such as his Latin suite for orchestra “Tumbao” and “Cumbia …

Liann Cline
Harp

Friday, 3.8, Saturday, 3.9

Fernande Breilh Decruck: Concerto for Harp and Orchestra


Marshall Kearse
Trumpet

Friday, 3.8, Saturday, 3.9

Horacio Fernández: Tumbao


Conductor

A leader in the 21st century orchestral landscape, Dr. Matthew Aubin is constantly reaching new audiences through innovative performance formats and creative initiatives both on and off the podium.

The 2022-23 season kicks off Dr. Aubin’s inaugural year as Music Director of the Southwest Michigan Symphony Orchestra. Additionally, he is Music Director of the Jackson Symphony Orchestra and serves as Artistic Director of The Chelsea Symphony. In his role at TCS, he has led highly visible collaborations with partners such …

Yaniv Segal, currently active as a conductor and composer, has been performing on stages around the world since he was eight years old. In the 2017-2018 season, Yaniv debuted with the Detroit Symphony Orchestra, where he also served as the main cover conductor. He also went on a European tour with the I, CULTURE, Orchestra as the assistant to Andrey Boreyko, and returns to conduct the Toledo Symphony and Orlando Philharmonic. Yaniv recorded Beethoven Reimagined with the BBC National Orchestra …