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Bringing the San Diego Symphony to Carnegie Hall

This October, Payare and the San Diego Symphony make a three-stop US tour, culminating in a performance at Carnegie Hall. The New York performance marks the orchestra’s first appearance at the hall in a full decade. The tour program includes Dvořák’s Cello Concerto, featuring MacArthur award winner Alisa Weilerstein; the New York premiere of Wake...


Leading Orchestre symphonique de Montéal’s 90th Anniversary Season

This fall, Rafael Payare enters his second season as Music Director of the Orchestre symphonique de Montréal, leading the orchestra in its landmark 90th anniversary season. From September 12-14, Payare conducts the orchestra’s Opening Night concerts, which bring together Stravinsky’s The Rite of Spring and Janáček’s Glagolitic Mass. The mass features vocal soloists Camilla Tilling,...