Sunday
31
DEC

New Year’s Eve: Bernstein on Broadway

20:00
22:00

New York Philharmonic

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This concert is a Special Event of the 2017–18 season.

Who can resist Bernstein on Broadway? Toast the New Year and our Laureate Conductor’s 100th with “West Side Story”’s star-crossed lovers, “On the Town”’s fun-loving sailors, and “Wonderful Town”’s bright-eyed New Yorkers as portrayed by Tony winner Annaleigh Ashford, “Hamilton”’s Christopher Jackson, “Cinderella”’s Laura Osnes, and “Next to Normal”’s Aaron Tveit. Audience favorite Bramwell Tovey conducts.

PROGRAM
Overture to “Candide”
Selections from “On the Town”
“Taxi Number: Come Up to My Place” (Annaleigh Ashford, Aaron Tveit)
“Lucky To Be Me” (Christopher Jackson)
Three Dance Episodes from “On the Town”
“The Great Lover”
“Lonely Town: Pas de deux”
“Times Square: 1944”
Selections from “Wonderful Town”
“Ohio” (Laura Osnes, Annaleigh Ashford)
“It’s Love” (Laura Osnes, Christopher Jackson)
“Wrong Note Rag” (Vocal Quartet)

Intermission

Three Dance Variations from “Fancy Free”
Galop
Waltz
Danzon
“Dream with Me,” from Peter Pan (Laura Osnes)
Selections from “West Side Story”
Mambo
“Cool” (Christopher Jackson)
“Maria” (Aaron Tveit)
Balcony Scene (Laura Osnes, Aaron Tveit)
A Quiet Place Suite, Jazz Trio (“Mornin’ Sun”)/arr. S. Ramin, M. T. Thomas, M. Barrett
“I Can Cook Too,” from On the Town (Annaleigh Ashford)
“Make Our Garden Grow,” from Candide (Tutti)

ARTISTS
Bramwell Tovey Conductor and Host
Lonny Price Stage Direction and Continuity
Annaleigh Ashford Vocalist
Christopher Jackson Vocalist
Laura Osnes Vocalist
Aaron Tveit Vocalist
Westminster Festival Chorus (Joe Miller, director)

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