Oct
14
8:00 PM20:00

The Agony + The Ecstasy

STEVEN HEITLINGER, curator

Mozart, Adagio and Fugue in c minor

Telemann, Viola Concerto in G (Steven Heitlinger, soloist)

Elgar, Serenade for String Orchestra

Mendelssohn, String Symphony No. 2 in D

Featuring a pre-concert beer tasting from 7-8pm!

 

 

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Synergie
May
19
8:00 PM20:00

Synergie

Join us for our final program of the season, curated by PROMETHEUS violist, Veronica Jurkiewicz, with special guest sopranos Rebecca Myers and Jessica Beebe, and guest clarinetist Debbie Larsen!


Arvo Pärt, Summa

Oswaldo Golijov, Tenebrae for strings, clarinet, and soprano 

Ēriks Ešenvalds, O Salutaris Hostia arr. for strings and soprano soloists

Richard Strauss, Capriccio sextet (arr. for string orchestra)


 

All concerts at the Advocate are FREE and open to ALL, with a reception to follow.

 

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We The People
Feb
24
8:00 PM20:00

We The People

PROMETHEUS presents a powerful program for the people in a performance of Georg Phillip Telemann's Les Nations alongside Louis Andriessen's thrilling Workers Union, with special guests from the Arcana Ensemble.  The program will also include Harmonies from Apartment House 1776, an adaptation of John Cage's composition written for America's bicentennial.  Curated by PROMETHEUS bassist, Daniel Turkos.

All shows at the Advocate are FREE admission and open to ALL, with a reception to follow.

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Dec
10
to Dec 11

Bach Magnificat with Bucks County Choral Society

PROMETHEUS will join Bucks County Choral Society for their Annual Festival of Christmas Music in a performance of Bach's magnificent Magnificat, on a program including traditional carols of the season and an audience sing-along.

Performances

Saturday December 10, 2016:  Prometheus Prelude music at 7:30pm; concert at 8:00pm

Sunday December 11, 2016:  Prometheus Prelude music at 3:30pm; concert at 4:00pm

For ticket information, visit Bucks County Choral Society here.

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Liberty's Torch
Nov
18
8:00 PM20:00

Liberty's Torch

Join us for a Thanksgiving celebration of two great works by two treasured American immigrants: Bela Bartok and Antonin Dvorak. With their Divertimento for Strings and Serenade for Strings, respectively, we give thanks for the great contributions of individuals from around the world who have made, and continue to make, America home. Curated by PROMETHEUS cellist, Eric Coyne.

All concerts @ the Advocate are FREE ADMISSION! ALL are WELCOME!

 

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Variant 6 feat. members of PROMETHEUS
Nov
4
8:00 PM20:00

Variant 6 feat. members of PROMETHEUS

Members of PROMETHEUS will join forces with Variant 6, Philadelphia's virtuosic new vocal sextet, performing Arvo Pårt's Stabat Mater as part of a larger program at University Lutheran Church. 

Program
Bruno Bettinelli - Tre Motetti (1985)
Pelle Gudmunsen-Holmgreen - Song (2010)
Pelle Gudmunsen-Holmgreen - Sound I + Sound II (2012)
Arvo Pärt - Stabat Mater (1985) 

Also including music of Ockeghemle Jeune, and Josquin.

Read more about this outstanding ensemble here and be sure to check out the rest of their 2016-2017 season!

 

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A Toast to the Greats!
Oct
28
8:00 PM20:00

A Toast to the Greats!

Join us in celebrating the crafts of music- and beer-making as we welcome Philly homebrewers to the Advocate for a special tasting + concert event! Curated by PROMETHEUS violist (and homebrewer!) Steven Heitlinger.

PROGRAM

Purcell, Chaconne in g minor
Haydn, Symphony no. 16 in B-flat Major
Dvorak, Nocturne for Strings in B major
Holst, St. Paul's Suite

All concerts @ the Advocate are FREE ADMISSION!

Register for the concert HERE

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