Special Performance in Carnegie Hall’s Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage
to Feature World Premiere of Batiste’s American Symphony
(New York, NY; July 28, 2022) Today, Carnegie Hall announced that its performance by Jon Batiste, originally planned for May 2022 has now been rescheduled for Thursday, September 22 at 8:00 p.m.The highly anticipated performance in Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage will feature the world premiere of his American Symphony. Batiste regrettably had to postpone his earlier date due to testing positive for COVID-19.
Jon Batiste will premiere his brand new opus, American Symphony. It is a culmination and synthesis of more than a century of cultural brilliance. In American Symphony, the 5x Grammy and Oscar-winning composer salutes musical visionaries as he reimagines and redefines the symphonic concert experience with this epic masterwork. American Symphony concludes his Perspectives Series and features artists of all genres, reflecting the melting pot that is American life and democracy.
“The symphonic experience has become something ripe for reinvention and the driving force behind the vision of this work is to continue to liberate the creative spaces for all artists. I am thrilled to finally bring it to the Carnegie Hall stage,” said Jon Jones Batiste.
Ticketholders were asked to retain their original tickets which will be honored at the September 22 performance. Ticketholders with questions should contact CarnegieCharge at (212) 247-7800.