Xavier Foley: Double Bass
Double bassist Xavier Foley is a recipient of a prestigious Avery Fisher Career Grant. He was recognized on New York WQXR’s "19 for 19" Artists to Watch list and featured on PBS Thirteen’s NYC-ARTs. As a concerto soloist, he has performed with orchestras, including the Atlanta Symphony, Philadelphia Orchestra, and Nashville Symphony. Mr. Foley has been co-commissioned by Carnegie Hall and the Sphinx Organization for a new work entitled “For Justice and Peace” for violin, bass, and string orchestra. The piece will be performed at Carnegie Hall this season as part of a program designed to promote social justice.
7:15 PM Pre-performance conversation with Zuill Bailey
Classical Music Inside Out Series: Aims to broaden access to and appreciation for classical music with all ages through a diverse range of community engagements. Led by Artistic Director and GRAMMY-award winning cellist Zuill Bailey.