The Sages – March 17, 2019


Philip Lima, baritone

Vera Savage, mezzo soprano

2019 Alfred Z. Solomon Coloquium Concert
Sunday, March 17, 2019, 4pm
Zankel Music Center, Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs
Bach – Brandenburg Concerto No. 3
Beethoven – Grosse Fugue Op 133 (Weingartner)
Bernstein – Arias and Barcarolles with Vera Savage and Philip Lima, vocal soloists.
General Admission Seating: $10 Students/$30 Adults
An engaging panel discussion on Leonard Bernstein’s song-writing genius moderated by Music Director Charles Peltz will take place at 3pm, before the performance. Concert ticket includes admittance to panel discussion.
Funding for this concert provided by the Alfred Z. Solomon Charitable Trust
Funding also provided by Stewart’s Shops





Upcoming Events

Symphony Film Series

March 11 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Leonard Bernstein’s Omnibus: “The Music of Johann Sebastian Bach”
Crandall Public Library, 251 Glen St., Glens Falls, NY

In this 1957 documentary, Leonard Bernstein analyzes Bach’s music and techniques, illustrated with an excerpt from ‘The St. Matthew Passion’ and other choral and orchestral works. The film will be screened in the library’s Community Room, film length 55 minutes. FREE event.


Story Time with Symphony Musician

March 15 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

The Glens Falls Symphony presents a musical Story Time at Northshire Bookstore in Saratoga Springs with viola player Carrie Davids as special guest star. Carrie will embellish stories with some lively notes and play a couple of short pieces, as symphony office staff reads from a selection of musically themed story books. FREE









Season Finale – The Great Legacy

Don’t miss our season finale celebrating Bernstein & Beethoven!
The Great Legacy
Sunday, May 5, 2019, 4pm
Glens Falls High School, 10 Quade St., Glens Falls, NY

Bernstein’s Chichester Psalms &
Beethoven’s spectacular Symphony No. 9!

Special guest vocal soloists Soprano Sylvia D’Eramo, Baritone Zachary Johnson, Tenor Michael Wade Lee, and Mezzo Soprano Erica Washburn, will be joined by a chorus of over one hundred voices, including the Adirondack Voices, Queensbury High School’s Madrigal Singers and Concert Choir, SUNY Adirondack choral groups and others.

Sponsored by the Touba Family Foundation, the Glens Falls Symphony Conductor’s Circle and the Sandy Hill Foundation

We anticipate a full house for this concert event, so set up your seats early!
Tickets range from $10 – $36.