Anthony McGill with the Asheville Symphony & Darko Butorac credit: Micah Mackenzie

Anthony McGill is a leading soloist and principal clarinet of the New York Philharmonic—the first African-American principal player in the organization's history. He is the recipient of the Avery Fisher Prize, one of classical music’s most significant awards. As a citizen musician, Anthony works to promote greater connection, equality, and justice in all that he does.

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July 11, 2024
Seattle, WA

Seattle Chamber Music Society

Nordstrom Recital Hall

7:30pm


James Ehnes, Stephen Rose, Milena Pajaro-van de Stadt, Julie Albers, Demarre McGill, Anthony McGill, Gloria Chien, Erin Keefe, Radovan Vlatković, Orion Weiss, Benjamin Beilman, Paul Watkins

James Newton Howard: “They Have Just Arrived At This New Level”

Ligeti: Horn Trio, Hommage à Brahms

Beethoven: Piano Trio No. 7 in B-flat Major, Op. 97, “Archduke”

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July 13, 2024
Seattle, WA

Seattle Chamber Music Society

Bellevue Downtown Park

7:00pm


Erin Keefe, Stephen Rose, James Ehnes, Milena Pajaro-van de Stadt, Paul Watkins, Tim Cobb,
Anthony McGill, Stéphane Lévesque, Radovan Vlatković

Bartók: 44 Duos, Sz. 98 B. 104

Beethoven: Septet in E-flat Major, Op. 20

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July 14, 2024
Seattle, WA

Seattle Chamber Music Society

Nordstrom Recital Hall

2:00pm


Erin Keefe, Stephen Rose, Inon Barnatan, Orion Weiss, James Ehnes, Milena Pajaro-van de Stadt, Paul Watkins, Tim Cobb, Anthony McGill, Stéphane Lévesque, Radovan Vlatković

Bartók: 44 Duos, Sz. 98 B. 104

Brahms: Variations on a Theme by Haydn, Op. 56b

Beethoven: Septet in E-flat Major, Op. 20

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August 1, 2024
New York, NY

NYO2

Carnegie Hall - Stern Auditorium

7:00 pm


Teddy Abrams, Conductor
Demarre McGill, Flute
Titus Underwood, Oboe
Anthony McGill, Clarinet
Andrew Brady, Bassoon

Bernstein: Symphonic Dances from West Side Story
Jasmine Barnes: Concertante (World Premiere, co-commissioned by Carnegie Hall)
Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet Fantasy Overture
Stravinsky: The Firebird Suite (1919 version)"

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August 6, 2024
Dallas, TX

NYO2

Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center

7:30 pm


Teddy Abrams, Conductor
Demarre McGill, Flute
Titus Underwood, Oboe
Anthony McGill, Clarinet
Andrew Brady, Bassoon

Bernstein: Symphonic Dances from West Side Story
Jasmine Barnes: Concertante (World Premiere, co-commissioned by Carnegie Hall)
Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet Fantasy Overture
Stravinsky: The Firebird Suite (1919 version)"

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August 16, 2024
London, England

BBC Proms

Royal Albert Hall

7:30 pm


BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Gemma New, conductor
Anthony McGill, clarinet


Mel Bonis: Salomé
Mozart: Clarinet Concerto in A major
Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night’s Dream

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August 21, 2024
La Jolla, CA

La Jolla Summer Music Society

The Baker-Baum Concert Hall

7:00 pm


Anthony Mcgill, clarinet
Yura Lee, SooBeen Lee, James Ehnes, Simone Porter, Jack Liebeck, violins
Jonathan Vinocour, viola
Kyril Zlotnikov, Paul Watkins, Kyril Zlotnikov, cellos
Gilles Vonsattel, piano

Bartók: Contrasts
Michi Wiancko: Lullaby for the Transient
Brahms: String Sextet No. 1, Op. 18

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August 23, 2024
La Jolla, CA

La Jolla Summer Music Society

The Baker-Baum Concert Hall

7:30 pm

Anthony McGill, clarinet
James Ehnes, Simone Porter, Jack Liebeck, Njioma Grevious, violins
Jonathan Vinocour, Yura Lee, violas
Paul Watkins, Kyril Zlotnikov, cellos
Gilles Vonsattel, piano

Beethoven: String Quartet No. 11, Op. 95 “Serioso”
Bridge: Cello Sonata, H. 125
Coleridge-Taylor: Clarinet Quintet in F-sharp Minor, Op. 10

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August 24, 2024
La Jolla, CA

La Jolla Summer Music Society

The Baker-Baum Concert Hall

7:30 pm

Anthony McGill, clarinet
Jack Liebeck, James Ehnes, violins
Gilles Vonsattel, Inon Barnatan, pianos
Dustin Donahue, Sidney Hopson, percussion
SummerFest Chamber Orchestra

Schoenfield: Selections from Trio for Clarinet, Violin and Piano
Berstein: Symphonic Dances from West Side Story
Vaughn Williams: The Lark Ascending
Dvorak: Serenade for Strings

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September 10, 2024
Highland Park, IL

Ravinia Festival

Martin Theatre

7:30 pm

Music of the Baroque

Dame Jane Glover, conductor

Anthony McGill, clarinet

Bach: Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D major, BWV 1068

Mozart: Clarinet Concerto in A major, K. 622

Handel: Concerto Grosso in A minor, HWV 322 (op. 6, no. 4)

Mozart: Symphony No. 38 in D major, K. 504 (“Prague”)

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