Bienvenidos a la Temporada 2016-2017 de la Orquesta de La Washington Heights Chamber!

Estimados Amigos:

Estamos emocionados de anunciar el comienzo de la segunda temporadade la WHCO! Este año presentaremos 9 conciertos gratuitos y algunos eventos especiales que tu no queras perdertelo!

Nuestra temporada 2016-2017 contiene a la orquesta y el ensamble de camara, tal como nuestro programa del sexteto de cuerdas en Octubre, todos integrados por los sobresalientes musicos locales de Nuestra comunidad. Adicionalmente, este año estamos introduciendo nuestra nueva serie de recitales con nuestra increible orquesta como ademas nuestros solistas.

Si eres un primer asistente de nuestros conciertos of eres un oyente de la temporada de musica clasica, esperamos que te encanten y te inspiren estos conciertos.

Estamos orgullosos de volver a un segundo año, y estamos agradecidos de tu apoyo que nos hace posible nuestro programa. Si tu no los ha hecho todavia, hecha un vistazo a nuestro programa de beneficios a donadores de a WHCO, y considera a unirte en nuestro trabajo de compartir alta calidad, transformativas experiencias musicales con nuestra comunidad.
Explora todo lo que tenemos alistado, y los vere en el concerto de apertura este 24 de Septiembre!

Sinceramente,

Welcome to the 2016-17 Season of the Washington Heights Chamber Orchestra!

Dear Friends,

We’re excited to announce the launch of WHCO's 2nd season!  This year we’re presenting 9 free concerts and several special events that you won’t want to miss!

Our 2016-17 season features the orchestra and intimate chamber ensembles, such as our string sextet program in October, all made up of outstanding local professional musicians from our community. Additionally this year, we're introducing our new Spotlight Series – recital programs featuring our incredible orchestra members as soloists. Whether you're a first time concert-goer or a seasoned classical music listener, we hope these concerts delight and inspire you!

We're proud to be back for a second year, and we’re grateful for your support which makes our programming possible.  If you haven’t yet done so, take a look at our Friends of WHCO donor benefit program, and consider joining us in our work of sharing high quality, transformative musical experiences with everyone in our community. 

Explore all we have lined up, and I'll see you at our opening concert on September 24th
Sincerely, 

Upcoming Events

September 24, 2016, Saturday 3:00pm
Ginastera, Haydn, Moncayo & Mahler

October 15, 2016, Saturday 3:00pm
WHCO Sextet: Brahms & Tchaikovsky

November 19, 2016, Saturday 3:00pm
Solo Recital Series: Phil Sullivan, trumpet

December 17, 2016, Saturday 3:00pm
Special Christmas Jazz Fundraiser
Tickets Required - on sale September 16th


View our complete Season Calendar >


News

Young Artists Competition

The Washington Heights Chamber Orchestra in partnership with Florian Leonhard Fine Violins presents the First Annual WHCO Young Artists Competition! The competition is open this year to violinists, violists, and cellists between the ages of 13 and 18.  Grand Prize is a $1,000 scholarship, a solo engagement with the WHCO in our 2016-17 season with the use of a fine instrument by Florian Leonhard Fine Violins New York.  Learn more and apply! 


Chris Whittaker
Music Director


Thank you to the Bizzarro Agency
Presenting WHCO's Chamber Music and Spotlight Series

The Washington Heights Chamber Orchestra is proud to announce a generous sponsorship from The Bizzarro Agency who is graciously underwriting both the Chamber Music and Spotlight Series for the 2016-2017 season. 

The Bizzarro Agency is a boutique real estate agency bringing honesty, integrity and neighborhood expertise to uptown Manhattan. Proudly serving Hudson Heights, Washington Heights, Inwood and Harlem for over 15 years.  Learn more at www.BizzarroAgency.com.

"From the entire Bizzarro Agency team: we hope you enjoy this wonderful music! A thriving, accessible and engaging arts scene is part of what makes our Northern Manhattan community exceptional. We're here for you if you decide to make uptown your home. Thank you and we look forward to seeing you throughout the season!” - Matthew Bizzarro, Principal Broker/Owner

See our season calendar for our Chamber Music and Spotlight Series dates. 


Thank you to our Neighborhood Business Friends