Press

May 2024

Orchestra of St. Luke’s completes landmark season at Carnegie Hall with Brahms’s A German Requiem (May 9) and return of annual Bach Festival (June 4–25) before two summer concerts at Caramoor (July 14 & Aug 4)

February 2024

Orchestra of St. Luke’s Celebrates 50th Anniversary in 2024–25 with Four Carnegie Hall Mainstage Performances; Highlights Include Louis Langrée in Carnegie Debut, Raphaël Pichon in NY Debut, & Two Programs with Bernard Labadie in Final Season as Principal Conductor

January 2024

ORCHESTRA OF ST. LUKE’S WINTER/SPRING 2023-24 FEATURES PERFORMANCES ON ALL THREE CARNEGIE STAGES, AUGUSTA READ THOMAS LEADING COMPOSITION INSTITUTE, MAJOR CHORAL MASTERPIECES, SIGNIFICANT OSL DEBUTS, OSL BACH FESTIVAL AND MORE

August 2023

Orchestra of St. Luke’s 2023-24 Season Features Twelve Carnegie Performances, Lang Lang Collaboration, Christmas Oratorio, Carmina Burana, OSL Bach Festival and More

May 2023

Orchestra of St. Luke’s Presents Bach Festival at Carnegie with Gil Shaham, Jeremy Denk and Hugh Cutting (June 6–20)

February 2023

Orchestra of St. Luke’s Announces Expanded Carnegie Hall Season for 2023-24, Plus Three Concerts at Caramoor This Summer

January 2023

Orchestra of St. Luke’s Winter-Spring 2023 Includes Bach Festival at Carnegie with Gil Shaham, Jeremy Denk and Hugh Cutting; Continuation of New “Visionary Sounds” Series; Focus on Women Composers and Creators

September 2022

Orchestra of St. Luke’s 2022-23 Season Includes Nine Carnegie Performances, New “Visionary Sounds” Series and New “Moving Music” Series with Paul Taylor, Anna Clyne Collaboration Extended through 2025, and Focus on Women Composers and Creators

June 2022

Orchestra of St. Luke’s Performs Twice in Residence at Caramoor This Summer (July 17 & Aug 7), Plus “Summer Serenades” Chamber Music Tour in NYC’s 5 Boroughs (July 22–31)
June 28: To Celebrate Pride Day & Month, OSL Premieres Free Stream of Femenine by Late Queer Black Musical Pioneer Julius Eastman

May 2022

Orchestra of St. Luke’s and Bernard Labadie Present 2022 Bach Festival in Association with Carnegie Hall (June 2–22)

March 2022

Orchestra of St. Luke’s Renews Bernard Labadie’s Contract as Principal Conductor Through OSL’s 50th Anniversary Season in 2024-25

January 2022

Through June 2022, Orchestra of St. Luke’s Offers 3 New “Sounds & Stories” Programs, Chamber Music Series, St. Matthew Passion and OSL Bach Festival at Carnegie Hall, Works by 15 Living Composers & More

September 2021

Orchestra of St. Luke’s Returns in Full Force This Season, Kicking Off at Carnegie Hall on Oct 14

June 2021

Next spring, Orchestra of St. Luke’s (OSL) – New York’s “hometown band” (New York Times) – resumes its performances at Carnegie Hall, with two concerts led by Principal Conductor Bernard Labadie

May 2021

On June 27, Orchestra of St. Luke’s Returns to Live, In-Person Performance with World Premiere of New Commission from Valerie Coleman at Caramoor, Crowning OSL’s Longterm Collaboration with Composer

February 2021

Orchestra of St. Luke’s Celebrates 10th Anniversary of DiMenna Center for Classical Music This March: A Story of Vision, Service & Philanthropy

January 2021

Orchestra of St. Luke’s Announces Expansive Winter & Spring Digital Performance Lineup Highlighted by “OSLive Wednesday Night Series”

September 2020

Orchestra of St. Luke’s Launches Two New Livestreamed Chamber Series

June 2020

Orchestra of St Luke’s Month-Long Curated Online Festival, Bach at Home, Launches June 9

April 2020

Orchestra of St. Luke’s Reconceives the 2020 OSL Bach Festival as a Curated Online Series Bach at Home 2020 this June

January 2020

Orchestra of St. Luke’s Announces its 2020–2021 Series presented by Carnegie Hall and led by Principal Conductor Bernard Labadie
Orchestra of St. Luke’s Announces Details on the 2020 OSL Bach Festival

December 2019

Orchestra of St. Luke’s Announces the Appointment of Alex Johnston as the New Director of The DiMenna Center for Classical Music
Orchestra of St. Luke’s 2020 Winter-Spring Season

October 2019

Orchestra of St. Luke’s Begins its 2019-20 Chamber Music Series with Baroque Storytelling: Don Quixote

July 2019

Orchestra of St. Luke’s Receives League of American Orchestras’ Futures Fund Grant

May 2019

Orchestra of St. Luke’s Bach Festival to Celebrate the Genius of J.S. Bach with 15 Concerts, 10 Dance Performances, and More, June 6–23, 2019

April 2019

OSL Announces Details of 2019-2020 Season: Chamber Music Series, Music in Color Series, and Free School Concerts

January 2019

OSL Announces 2019-20 Carnegie Hall Season with Principal Conductor Bernard Labadie Leading All Three Concerts
Orchestra of St. Luke’s Announces Three-Week Bach Festival

November 2018

Orchestra of St. Luke’s Begins Its 2018–2019 Chamber Music Series in December

October 2018

Bernard Labadie’s Inaugural Season as Orchestra of St. Luke’s Principal Conductor

September 2018

Orchestra of St. Luke’s Announces the Creation of The Annual DeGaetano Compostition Institute with the First Edition Led by Composer Anna Clyne

Orchestra of St. Luke’s Announces Three-Week Bach Festival

May 2018

Orchestra of St. Luke’s Expands its 2018–2019 Orchestral Season with Multiple Chamber Music Performances, New Collaborations, and Free Community Concerts
Bernard Labadie Named Principal Conductor of Orchestra of St. Luke’s


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