Yannick Nézet-Séguin leading a toast Yannick Nézet-Séguin leading a toast Yannick Nézet-Séguin leading a toast

New Year’s Celebration

Friday
Dec 31, 2021, 7:00 PM
Sunday
Jan 02, 2022, 2:00 PM

Performance Details

Verizon Hall

Yannick Nézet-Séguin Conductor
Philadelphia Symphonic Choir
Joe Miller Director

Frank Pachamama Meets an Ode (world premiere—Philadelphia Orchestra commission)
Beethoven Symphony No. 9 (“Choral”)

Join us for a “joyful” welcome to 2022 as Yannick and the Orchestra ring in the New Year with Beethoven’s iconic Ninth Symphony. Composer-in-Residence Gabriela Lena Frank draws inspiration from Beethoven and her Peruvian culture in Pachamama Meets an Ode, challenging us to look at gifts from the past with new and searching eyes.

Verizon Hall