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Orpheus Chamber Orchestra Returns to the Morris Museum, April 28, with Pianist Fazil Say
Chamber Orchestra and Fazil Say
April 28, 2022, 8 PM WHERE: Bickford Theatre, 6 Normandy Hgts. Rd., Morristown TICKETS: General Admission is $40.00. Member tickets are $35.00. Become a member today. $75 VIP Tickets include post-performance reception with artists. Free for
children under 18*
Grammy-Award winning ensemble play with the pianist The
Observer described as the “definition of virtuosity” one
night before they perform it in Carnegie Hall, right here in the
Museum’s intimate Bickford Theatre!
In the spring
of 2020 when the pandemic took hold and concert venues were closing
their doors, the Morris Museum opened its parking lot with The Lot of
Strings Festival and jazz concerts. During this festival, the famed
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra performed multiple times and a special
relationship was born. Now the relationship culminates in an evening
featuring the full orchestra and guest soloist, Turkish pianist,
Say joins the
orchestra for two selection—his own Silk Road Piano
Concerto No. 2, Op. 4, in which he shares his own musical exploration
of the legendary Silk Road and Turkey’s role in this fascinating
chapter of history—and Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 23 in A Major,
K. 488, composed in his heyday in Vienna. These selections, chosen
very deliberately, are a symbol of reunion and musical friendship;
Orpheus and Say last collaborated in 2015 and 2016 Carnegie Hall
together, with performances declared to be “all exuberance”
by The New York Times.
*Limited children's tickets available, please call the box office for inquiries:
Friday, May 6, 8:00pm; Saturday, May 7, 8:00pm;
and Sunday, May 8, 2:00pm
All Vows is a puppet memory play by
puppeteer, theatre artist, and writer, Sam Jay Gold, where history
and imagination collide in a heartwarming tale. The play is centered
on the possibly true life of his grandfather, Poppy, a Russian Jewish
refugee raised in China. Poppy is portrayed through five hand-carved,
wooden puppets, each modeled after him at a different age in his
All Vows was first developed at St.
Ann’s Warehouse Puppet Lab with Matt Acheson and Lake Simons as Lab
Co-Directors at St. Ann’s Warehouse in Brooklyn, NY, in 2019.
Additional development made possible with the generous support of The
Jim Henson Foundation.
All Vows was created partially in
residence at Live Arts at the Morris Museum.
Tickets: General Admission is $40.00.
Member tickets are $35.00. Become a membertoday. Students' tickets are $25.00 (25 and
under with valid ID).
All patrons 12
years and older must provide proof of full vaccination, currently 2
shots of either Pfizer or Moderna, or one of Johnson and Johnson, and
corresponding ID. All sales are final. All patrons are required to wear
a face mask for the entire time they are inside at the Morris Museum
and Bickford Theatre. For assistance, call the box office at
Museum gratefully acknowledges generous operating support from the