Megan Hilty reunites with The New York Pops and Music Director and conductor Steven Reineke for two festive, holiday-inspired concerts entitled The Most Wonderful Time of the Year, on Friday, December 15 and Saturday, December 16 at 8:00 p.m. in Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage at Carnegie Hall.
Hilty and the orchestra will perform songs from her holiday album, A Merry Little Christmas (2016) including “Count Your Blessings” from White Christmas, “The Christmas Song,” “Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas,” and “Santa Baby”. They will be joined by Judith Clurman’s Essential Voices USA, who will be featured on a Hanukkah Medley, as well as other seasonal favorites.
The New York Pops’ 2017-18 season also includes Women of Notes: In Dedicated to Female Composers and Lyricists on Friday, November 17 at 8:00 p.m. with guest artists Adam Kantor and Betsy Wolfe, and special guests Sara Bareilles, Ingrid Michaelson, Georgia Stitt, and Shaina Taub; Heart and Soul featuring James Monroe Iglehart and Capathia Jenkins on Friday, February 2 at 8:00 p.m.; The Best of Hollywood: Blockbuster Film Scores on Friday, March 9 at 8:00 p.m.; and the orchestra’s 35th Birthday Gala on Monday, April 30 at 7:00 p.m. paying tribute to Alan Menken’s contributions to stage and screen.
THE NEW YORK POPS
The Most Wonderful Time of the Year
Friday, December 15, 2017 at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, December 16, 2017 at 8:00 p.m.
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage at Carnegie Hall
Steven Reineke, Music Director and Conductor
Megan Hilty, Guest Artist
Essential Voices USA, Judith Clurman, Music Director and Conductor