From its early settlement through present day, Brooklyn remains a village of workers and artists bursting with creativity, passion and rebellion; a community where the famous and the faceless make history together.
Join us for a groundbreaking musical and multimedia experience, as we journey through time to connect Brooklyn’s past and present with a program of classics and stunning world premieres.
Program: World Premieres by David T. Little, Matthew Mehlan and Sarah Kirkland Snider, with additional works by Ludwig van Beethoven, George Frederich Bristow, Aaron Copland and Sufjan Stevens
This concert is a co-production of the Brooklyn Philharmonic, the Brooklyn Youth Chorus and Roulette Theater.
Brooklyn Philharmonic – Alan Pierson, Artistic Director
Brooklyn Youth Chorus – Dianne Berkun, Artistic Director
Ted Sperling, Director
Mellissa Hughes, Vocalist
Royce Vavrek, Librettist