The Philadelphia Orchestra has been called the Rolls Royce of orchestras. Its many partisans assert that it is, and has been for nearly a century, the finest orchestra in the world.
The Philadelphia Orchestra was founded in 1900. Fritz Scheel was appointed the ensemble's first music director and served until his 1907 death. In its earliest years, the orchestra could not boast the exalted reputation it would develop just two decades later, but it did manage to attract some notable figures, including… Show more
|Philadelphia Orchestra: Star Trek Into Darkness||Thu, Jul 31 8:00p 2014-07-31T20:00:00-04:00||Mann Center for the Performing Arts Philadelphia, PA|
|Philadelphia Orchestra||Thu, Jan 29 7:30p 2015-01-29T19:30:00-05:00||New Jersey Performing Arts Center Newark, NJ|