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.
AMERICA’S FOLK MUSIC TRANSFORMED – George Crumb's THE RIVER OF LIFE
March 23 - 28, 2020, NEA Concert Tour to Alabama, Louisiana, and Mississippi
¡CONEXIONES! PUERTO RICO
Saturday, April 25, 2020, 7:00-8:15 pm at Teatro Esperanza
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.
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 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.
Our concerts would not be possible without the support of Individual Donors!
Orchestra 2001 thanks its Foundation, Government, and Organizational Contributors and Partners: