The Mid-30s Guide to the Orchestra

Sun 24 November 2019
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Classical | Comedy Songs

Comedy songs given the symphonic treatment.
Robbie Ellis, musical comedian
Oistrakh Symphony of Chicago
Mina Zikri, conductor
Paul Desman, guitar
Michael Donley, drums

Sunday November 24 2019, 7:00pm
Holtschneider Performance Center, DePaul University School of Music (2330 N Halsted St, Chicago)

(Tickets | Oistrakh Symphony page | Blog post with more info | Facebook event)

What I'm doing: composing, lyric-writing, arranging, hosting, singing, playing piano and bass guitar.

Northbrook Symphony: Celebrate Music

Fri 24 May 2019
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Classical | Comedy Songs | MCing

Music; cocktails; appetizers and dessert, celebrating the handover of maestros from Larry Rapchak to Mina Zikri.

All proceeds benefit the Northbrook Symphony.

Friday May 24, 6:00pm-9:00pm
Sunset Ridge Country Club (2100 Sunset Ridge Rd, Northbrook)

What I'm doing: Hosting the event and performing some of my songs.

APO: Musical Postcards

Thu 21 February 2019
12:00 am - 12:00 am

Part of the Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra's Templar Great Classics series.

George Gershwin: An American in Paris
George Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue
Manuel de Falla: The Three-Cornered Hat
Tamara-Anna Cislowska (piano)
Giordano Bellincampi (conductor)

Thursday February 21 2019
Pre-concert talk 6:45pm, concert 7:30pm
Auckland Town Hall (301 Queen St, Auckland)

(Tickets here)

What I'm doing: delivering the pre-concert talk at 6:45pm.