The Philadelphia Orchestra @ SPAC, August 6-23, 2014 [Berkshire on Stage]

Yannick Nézet-Séguin

A dynamic line-up of internationally-renowned classical soloists, famed guest conductors, star-studded pops evenings and exciting premieres will highlight the 2014 residency of the Philadelphia Orchestra at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center, August 6–23. Highlights of the season include: conducting appearances by Yannick Nézet-Séguin, the acclaimed Music Director of the Philadelphia Orchestra; the New York premiere of composer Tan Dun’s Nu Shu: The Secret Songs of Women, a multi-media work featuring Principal Harp Elizabeth Hainen; classical superstars including Itzhak Perlman, Yo-Yo Ma, Jeremy Denk and Alison Balsom; an American Songbook Opening Night; and a Broadway extravaganza with Tony Award nominees Stephanie Block and Andrew Rannells. Sharing the podium with Nézet-Séguin during the season will be a stellar cast of guest conductors including Bramwell Tovey, Cristian Macelaru, Steven Reineke and Stéphane Denève.

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