Welcome to the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra’s 31st Season in the acoustically amazing Steinmetz Hall! It is with great pride that the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra introduces their 2023-2024 Classics Series, which will feature internationally acclaimed pianists Emanuel Ax and Alexandra Dariescu, violinist Bella Hristova, rising star Sterling Elliott, vocalists Jamie Barton and Sarah Shafer, and the brilliant Concertmaster Rimma Bergeron-Langlois joining Music Director Eric Jacobsen and their fabulous orchestra.
Several concerts this season feature women on the podium: Mei-Ann Chen, Chloé van Soeterstède and Chelsea Gallo aas well as exciting works by women composers Dai Wei, Katarina Leyman, and former Composer-in-Residence Anna Clyne.
You’ll enjoy a brand-new piano concerto by James Lee III, frequent collaborator with the OPO and Music Director Eric Jacobsen, in addition to the grandest masterpieces in the repertoire, like Pictures at an Exhibition, The Rite of Spring, Brahms’s Third Symphony, and Mahler’s deeply moving “Resurrection” Symphony. Please join the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra for another season guaranteed to delight, inspire, and send your spirits soaring.