New York City Opera Renaissance hosted a gala concert and
dinner on Monday
evening, March 9, 2015 at
Jazz at Lincoln Center's Frederick P. Rose Hall, Time Warner
Center in honor of the late Maestro Julius Rudel and his
invaluable contributions to the New York City Opera.
The gala, began at 6 p.m. with a reception in the Ertegun
Atrium, continued at 7 p.m. with a concert at the Rose
Theater, followed by a dinner at 8:30 p.m. in the Appel
The concert featured a glittering array of performers
Daniels, Mark Delavan, Plácido Domingo, Christine Goerke,
James Morris, Frederica von Stade and Multi-Platinum Legend
a variety of classic arias as well as works by major living
American composers, including a world premiere of Tobias
on the poem by Theodore Roethke.