Kirk Muspratt, Music Director & Conductor
Wael Farouk, Piano Soloist

Egyptian-born pianist Wael Farouk teams up with New Philharmonic again, this time for Brahms Piano Concerto No. 1, Brahms’ first-performed orchestral work, and his Piano Concerto No. 2, written 22 years later as a “symphony with piano.” New York Concerts calls Farouk, “Absolutely Masterful… – don’t walk – to hear Wael Farouk!”

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Arts DuPage Presents
The Maestro Shares:
What it Takes to Prepare for a Symphony Concert
With a special performance by Soloist Wael Farouk

Wednesday, April 10, 2024 | 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. at the MAC

Talk starts at 4:30

Join Kirk Muspratt, the acclaimed conductor of the New Philharmonic, as he shares his secrets on the many facets of a well-orchestrated concert. From writing budgets and rehearsals to leading musicians through his innovative scores, Kirk will demonstrate his methods of making music magic. The program will be followed by a Q&A with Kirk, who is eager to answer any and all of your questions! This event is open to Arts DuPage members only. Learn more about Arts DuPage membership here.

The program will be live-streamed on the New Philharmonic Facebook profile.