Orpheus Chamber Orchestra and Nobuyuki Tsujii
Thursday, April 28, 2022, 8 PM
Morris Museum audiences developed a special relationship with the famed Orpheus Chamber Orchestra when they began performing with small chamber groups in the Museum’s outdoor Lot of Strings Music Festival in 2020 and again in 2021. Now the relationship culminates in an evening featuring a full chamber orchestra and guest soloist, Nobuyuki Tsuji!
Hear the 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!
Join us for this special concert that celebrates the brilliant artistry of one of the world’s leading chamber orchestra’s and their special relationship with the Morris Museum!
Critical Praise for Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
“Performed with edge-of-the-seat intensity.”
– The New York Times
About the Performer
Described by The Observer as the “definition of virtuosity” Japanese pianist Nobuyuki Tsujii (Nobu), who has been blind from birth, won the joint Gold Medal at the Van Cliburn International Piano Competition in 2009 and has gone on to earn an international reputation for the passion and excitement he brings to his live performances.
Nobu has appeared in concert with leading orchestras worldwide including The Mariinsky Orchestra, Philharmonia, BBC Philharmonic, and NHK Symphony, Yomiuri Nippon Symphony, Tokyo Symphony, Japan Philharmonic, Seattle and Baltimore symphony orchestras, Filarmonica della Scala and Sinfonieorchester Basel. Nobu’s past appearances as a recitalist have seen him perform at prestigious venues across the world such as Carnegie Hall’s Stern Auditorium, Théâtre des Champs Elysées in Paris, Wigmore Hall and Royal Albert Hall in London, Berlin Philharmonie, and Vienna’s Musikverein.
Chopin Piano Concerto No. 1 in E Minor (arr. Shuying Li)
Tchaikovsky Serenade for Strings
Ticket & Visitor Information
$40, Free for children under 18 (by calling the box office) $75 VIP Ticket includes post-performance reception with artists. Member tickets are $35.00. Become a Morris Museum Member today.
All patrons 12 years and older must provide proof of vaccination and corresponding ID. All patrons 2 years and older must wear masks throughout the performance and while inside the Morris Museum and Bickford Theatre.
To purchase tickets over the phone, call the box office at 973-971-3706.
Photo by Richard Termine