Wit and Wisdom

Concert Information

Stern Auditorium
December 3, 2006

Wit and Wisdom

Paul Haas, music director
Peter Schickele, narrator

Mark Dancigers:  Snow (world première)
Britten:  Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra
Prokofiev:  Symphony No. 5


Guest Artist

Peter Schickele

First Music Commission


Related Press

The New York Times

On Sunday afternoon at Carnegie Hall, the New York Youth Symphony, in its first major concert of the season, was only a couple of minutes from the end of a terrific performance of Prokofiev's bustl