On 12/14/23 the NEPA Philharmonic held it’s first annual Holiday Party at the beautiful Mary Stegmaier Mansion in Wilkes Barre. A special thank you to the sponsors of this event, all the guests who joined us, the musicians who played all evening, and a special thank you to the staff at the Stegmaier Manson. A great time was had by all.
We are proud and excited to present to you our newest discovery: 18-year-old violinist Katya Moeller. She is an extraordinary violinist who plays with tremendous technique and expression. Katya performed Coleridge Taylor’s breathtaking Violin Concerto in G minor.
This concert was sponsored by the John Magagna Family Trust. It opened with one of Tchaikovsky’s best-loved works, the Romeo and Juliet Overture. Alberto Parrini, the Philharmonic’s principal cellist, was the soloist in Tchaikovsky’s Variations on a Rococo Theme. Tchaikovsky’s glorious Symphony No. 5 closed the concert.
Spot-on Entertainment (producers of Respect and Music of the Knights) and Marywood’s Department of Music, Theatre and Dance helped us celebrate our 50th Anniversary by hosting this very special PNC Pops concert written specifically for the NEPA Philharmonic.
The Philharmonic’s Holiday Concert featuring the Ballet Theater of Scranton, the Choral Society of Northeastern PA, the Bloomsburg University Concert Choir and a special visit from you-know-who!
We proudly present a thrilling musical celebration of three of Britain’s legendary songwriters — Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber, Sir Elton John and Sir Paul McCartney.
The first concert of our 50th season was a program of musical creations across two centuries by women composers. This program celebrates the centennial of the passage of the 19th amendment. It showcased NEPP violinist Gabriel Schaff and pianist Melody Fader.
The Northeastern Pennsylvania Philharmonic played while the Ballet Theater of Scranton performed at Covington Park in Moscow.
This concert featured Béla Bartók’s Contrasts, a masterpiece of the chamber music literature, inspired by Hungarian and Romanian folklore, along with works by Brahms and Kodály showcasing NEPP violinist Robyn Quinnett and clarinetist Pascal Archer with pianist Spencer Myer.
RESPECT is the story of Aretha Franklin and the second half of the twentieth century in America. “Respect: A Tribute to Aretha Franklin” celebrates the singer, the icon, the leader, the woman.
Liszt: Hungarian Rhapsody No.2; Schumann: Piano Concerto, Spencer Myer, soloist; Mozart: Symphony No. 35 “Haffner”; Kodaly: Dances of Galánta
Our principal oboist, Lillian Copeland, along with pianist Spencer Myer, played an exciting program exploring the oboe repertoire from the baroque to the 21st century.