Sphinx Virtuosi

Thursday, February 18, 2021 - 7:30 PM
Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center

Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center

300 South Broad Street Learn More

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About This Performance

Note: This performance was originally scheduled for Wednesday, Oct. 14. Tickets to the original date will gain you entrance to this concert. 

The Sphinx Virtuosi debuts on our series with a program of music by American composers. Comprising 18 of the nation’s top Black and Latinx classical soloists, the Virtuosi are primarily alumni of the internationally renowned Sphinx Competition. “The Sphinx Virtuosi are first-rate in every way,” raved a New York Times critic.

Land of the Free
Joplin: Overture from Treemonisha (Arr. by Montgomery & Norpoth)
Perkinson: Sinfonietta No. 1
Barber: Adagio
FoleyEv'ry Voice
MontgomeryBanner! [Philadelphia Premiere]
GolijovLast Round
GlassCompany
MontgomeryDivided
Dvořák: Quartet in F Major, Op. 96, American [Mvmt IV]

This concert is supported in part by Grant Greapentrog

The Artist(s)

Sphinx Virtuosi
Sphinx Virtuosi
The Sphinx Virtuosi are the nation's most dynamic, exhilarating professional chamber orchestra, dedicated to increasing racial and ethnic diversity in classical music. Comprised of 18 of the nation's top Black and Latinx classical soloists, the Virtuosi are primarily alumni of the internationally renowned Sphinx Competition, and its members work together as cultural ambassadors reaching new audiences.… Read More

Videos

Sphinx Virtuosi Sizzle Reel
2018 Sphinx Honors Concert
WHAT YOU'LL HEAR