Orchestra 2001 (O2001) 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.


Upcoming events:

 

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with the Barnes Foundation

Join the Watch Party with live commentary TODAY (4/3/20) at 6:00 pm on the Barnes Foundation Facebook Page. There's no ticket link... just CLICK HERE at 6:00 pm.

You will need a Facebook account. Here's how to get one.

First Friday, April 3, 2020
6:00-7:30 pm; Free 

http://orchestra2001.org/inner.php?pageid=1542

100% of all donations now go directly to employing musicians online.



¡CONEXIONES! Mexico event info

PLEASE NOTE: This concert has been postponed by the University of Pennsylvania due to concerns over large assemblies related to the Coronavirus. We apologize for any inconvenience; tickets may be refunded through Penn Museum.

¡CONEXIONES! MEXICO at Penn Museum

Wednesday, March 18, 2020
Doors open 5:00pm; Concert with intermission 7:00pm - 8:30pm

http://orchestra2001.org/inner.php?pageid=1542


PLEASE NOTE: This tour has been postponed until October 2020. 

AMERICA’S FOLK MUSIC TRANSFORMED – George Crumb's THE RIVER OF LIFE

March 23 - 28, 2020, NEA Concert Tour to Alabama, Louisiana, and Mississippi


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PLEASE NOTE: This concert has been postponed and will be rescheduled in Fall 2020 at a new venue, Taller Puertorriqueño. 

¡CONEXIONES! PUERTO RICO

Rescheduled to Fall 2020, at Taller Puertorriqueño

Orchestra 2001's multi-year exploration of the rich traditions of contemporary classical music from Latin America – continues in Year 2 with the music of Puerto Rico.

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The COMPOSER AT WORK window will feature dozens of Philadelphia-area and visiting composers, and musicians of all ages and genres; they will have a chance to work on site and present their music to audiences at the Pier and elsewhere in Philadelphia. Supported by generous grants from the Barra Foundation and the Musical Fund Society of Philadelphia. 


100% of all donations now go directly to employing musicians online!

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


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