To everyone who performed at, volunteered for, attended, and supported Longy's 2015 Sistema Side by Side Celebration, THANK YOU!
Check this page often for continuing coverage of the unforgettable performance by legendary mezzo-soprano Frederica von Stade and the Sistema Side by Side Orchestra, led by Jorge Soto, at Sanders Theatre on Friday, March 20, 2015, as well as the presentation of the 2015 Bernstein Lifetime Achievement Award in Annenberg Hall.
Flicka takes the stage:
Von Stade and the Sistema Side by Side Orchestra:
Frederica von Stade is presented the Leonard Bernstein Lifetime Achievement Award for the Elevation of Music in Society by Jamie Bernstein and Longy President Karen Zorn:
View, tag, and share a growing collection of photos from the evening on Longy's Facebook page.
A photo set by Getty Images photographer Paul Marotta can be seen here.
"The musicians played with solid intonation that could match many regional orchestras... the young musicians’ performance was committed, and even colorful." — Aaron Keebough, Boston Classical Review
Read some coverage of the event and see more pictures on BroadwayWorld.com.