Philadelphia Orchestra Announces 2023-24 Season

By Francisco Salazar

The Philadelphia Orchestra has announced its 2023-24 season. For the purposes of this article, we will focus on vocal performances.

Nicholas McGegan conducts Händel’s “Messiah.”

Performance Date: Dec. 21, 2023

Yannick Nézet-Séguin conducts Gil Shaham in the Bates Violin Concerto. The concert also includes Peña Laguna’s Oraison, for chorus and orchestra and Brahms’ A German Requiem.

Performance Dates: Jan. 26-28, 2023

Fabio Luisi conducts Emanuel Ax in Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 25. The concert also includes Orff’s Carmina burana.

Performance Dates: March 15-17, 2023

Yannick Nézet-Séguin conducts select songs by Alma Mahler and Gustav Mahler’s Symphony No. 7. The soloist will be Karen Cargill.

Performance Dates: April 11-14, 2023

Nathalie Stutzmann conducts Schumann’s Symphony No. 4 and Mozart’s Requiem.

Performance Dates: April 26-28, 2023

Esa-Pekka Salonen conducts his work “Karawane,” for chorus and orchestra and Ravel’s “Daphnis and Chloe.”

Performance Dates: May 16-18, 2023

The Philadelphia Orchestra season comes to a close with Puccini’s “La Bohème.” Yannick Nézet-Séguin conducts.

Performance Dates: June 7 & 9, 2023