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Saturday, January 12
VIP Meet-the-Artist Reception with Higdon, Hu and Geist, 6pm: $75 (ticket includes concert)
Concert, 7pm: Members $25; Non-Members $30
This concert will feature several pieces by Jennifer Higdon, a Pulitzer Prize and Grammy Award winning composer based out of Philadelphia. World-class pianist Ching-Yun Hu plays her third concert for the Center, performing Higdon's Secret and Glass Gardens, as well as her Sonata for Viola and Piano. For the latter, Hu is joined by Philadelphia Orchestra violist Judy Geist, who played with her own chamber music ensemble, EnSemBle M, at the Center last May. Hu will play additional pieces of her choosing. Higdon will be in attendance for the concert as well as a VIP, Meet-the-Artist Reception that will include hors d'oeuvres provided by Pennsylvania 6, plus wine and beverages generously provided by El Dorado Rum, Tub Gin and YARDS Brewing Co. Supported by the Pew Center for Arts & Heritage through the Philadelphia Music Project.
Purchase at http://higdon.brownpapertickets.com or at (215) 732-2220.
William Way LGBT Community Center
William Way Community Center
1315 Spruce St
1312 Spruce St
261 S 13th St
1229 Spruce St
Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts
300 S Broad St