"Consistently first-rate"     - The New York Times

Bronx Opera in Concert 2014-15

Cast members, alumni, and instrumentalists from the company present concerts including favorite excerpts from opera and musical theatre throughout the year. These performances take place in locations convenient to New York City and are often given with little or no admission charge. We invite you to join us for them. For reservations and information, please use the contact numbers given below. 



Saturday, October 11th, 8 pm

FALL CONCERT: The Castle, Frost Valley, Claryville, New York (Sullivan County); Admission Free; for information: (845) 985-2291

Sunday, October 19th, 3 pm

ORCHESTRA OF THE BRONX CONCERT: Lovinger Theatre, Lehman College, The Bronx; Admission Free; no tickets required; for information: (718) 365-4209

Michael Spierman, conductor; Lisa Arkis, flute; Maxim Pakhomov, piano; Teresa Kubiak, cello; Leslie Swanson, soprano; others: Music of Handel, Bach and Purcell.


Thursday, December 4th, 7 pm:

HOLIDAY CONCERT: St. Paul's National Historic Site: 897 Columbus Avenue, Mount Vernon, New York; Admission Free: for information: (914) 667-4116


Saturday, December 6th, 8 pm

HOLIDAY CONCERT; The Castle, Frost Valley (see October 11th for details)

Sunday, December 14th, 3 pm:

Hall of Fame Playhouse, Bronx Community College, 181st Street at University Avenue, The Bronx: Admission Free: for information: (718) 289-5318 HANDEL's MESSIAH. Michael Spierman, conductor; soloists and chorus from The Bronx Opera Company; Orchestra of The Bronx and 23 narrators from the Bronx community

Tuesday, December 16th, 12 noon:

HOLIDAY LUNCHEON and CONCERT: The Bronx Rotary Club; Sammy's Shrimp Box Restaurant, City Island, The Bronx; for information: (914) 954-4748

Sunday, December 21st, 2 pm:

HOLIDAY CONCERT: The Woolworth Chapel; The Woodlawn Conservancy; Woodlawn Cemetery, The Bronx; Admission Free; for information: (718) 920-1469.

MARCH 2015

Sunday, March 1st, 2 pm

SPRING CONCERT: The Woolworth Chapel: Admission Free (see December 21st for details)

APRIL 2015

Sunday, April 12th, 5-8 pm:

GALA CONCERT and BUFFET SUPPER in a beautiful home of Geoffrey and Sarah Gund in the Riverdale section of The Bronx.  Donation: $125  for information: (718) 365-4209

Wednesday, April 15th, 1 pm

SPRING CONCERT; St. Paul's Historic Site, Mount Vernon, New York; Admission Free (for additional details, please see December 4th)


MAY 2015

Sunday, May 31st, 3 pm

ORCHESTRA OF THE BRONX CONCERT: The Lovinger Theatre, Lehman College, The Bronx; Admission Free; no tickets required; for information: (718) 365-4209

Michael Spierman, conductor; Claudia Schaer, violin  Schubert, Rosamunde Overture; Schumann, Symphony No.3, "Rhenish"; Sibelius, Violin Concerto

JUNE 2015

Wednesday, June 24th, 6:30 pm

SUMMER CONCERT: Van Cortlandt JASA; 3880 Sedgwick Avenue, The Bronx; for information, including a pre-concert dinner: (718) 549-4700