Orchestra 2001 is a collective of adventurous, virtuoso performers dedicated to the music of our time. The ensemble strives to be an international leader in connecting diverse audiences with the greatest music of the 20th and 21st centuries, engaging new listeners through exhilarating concerts, innovative artistic collaborations, and enriching community partnerships in Philadelphia and beyond.

Enjoy these upcoming free events!

Wednesday, September 4, 2019; short programs at 5:30pm & 7:00pm
Hunting Park Recreation Center (red-roofed gazebo)

Mark Loria, conductor, with  music including:
Silvestre Revueltas – Ocho Por Radio
Francisco Cortés-Álvarez – Transcending Walls

George Crumb – The River of Life
Friday, September 20, 2019; 7:30 - 8:30pm
Cherry Street Pier

Chrystal E. Williams, mezzo-soprano
Mark Loria, conductor

2001: A Space Odyssey
Monday, September 23, 2019; 7:00 - 10:00pm
Cherry Street Pier

Orchestra 2001 hosts the classic 1968 Kubrick film that is our namesake! This free screening with complimentary popcorn is part of Movie Monday at Cherry Street Pier.

Rene Orth – Track End (world premiere)
Saturday, October 5, 2019
10-minute performances at 2:00pm, 3:00pm, and 4:00pm
Cherry Street Pier

Visit us at our home on the Delaware River Waterfront!

"Cherry Street Pier is Philly's Best New Thing"
– Philadelphia Magazine (2018)

"Best Public Space"
– 2019 Best of Philly

The COMPOSER AT WORK window will feature dozens of Philadelphia-area composers and musicians of all ages and genres, who will have a chance to work on site and present their music to audiences at the Pier.

Our concerts would not be possible without the support of Individual Donors!

Orchestra 2001 thanks its Foundation, Government, and Organizational Contributors and Partners: