2023–24 Free Concerts Series

TŌN is pleased to continue our series of free concerts, offering music lovers of all ages an exciting opportunity to hear a wide range of orchestral music. Advance RSVP for each concert is suggested.

Schumann & Strauss
Sunday, November 19, 2023 at Peter Norton Symphony Space in NYC
TŌN Resident Conductor Zachary Schwartzman leads a program that comprises Barber’s effervescent overture The School for Scandal, Strauss’ powerfully evocative tone poem Death and Transfiguration, and Schumann’s intense and emotional Symphony No. 4.

Mendelssohn & Sibelius
Sunday, February 18, 2024 at Peter Norton Symphony Space in NYC
Zachary Schwartzman and the orchestra perform Mendelssohn’s fiery Ruy Blas Overture; Prokofiev’s masterful Violin Concerto No. 2 with soloist Yangxin Song, a winner of the 2022 Bard Conservatory Concerto Competition; and Sibelius’ voluptuous Symphony No. 1.

Schumann’s Piano Concerto
Sunday, March 3, 2024 at Daniel Arts Center in Great Barrington, MA
TŌN Assistant Conductor Andrés Rivas returns to Simon’s Rock for a free concert that includes Species of Motion by retiring music department chair Larry Wallach. The program also includes a performance of Schumann’s symphonic Piano Concerto, performed with Yilin Li, a winner of the 2022 Bard Conservatory Concerto Competition.

Photo by David DeNee