Introducing DSE Presents 2023-2024 Season!

4 concerts + 1 festive season kickoff

Sunday, October 1, 2023 at 3:00pm at Trinity Center for Urban Life, Philadelphia / Free concert and reception featuring two major new concertos.

It’s a fundraiser/friendraiser: thanks for your support, and please bring friends!


Stay tuned for additional Música en tus Manos events




This season, we feature our spectacular commissioned works, with our season opening concert devoted to six commissions by eminent composers, and DSE-commissioned works included on the other three DSE Presents concerts.


SUBSCRIBE NOW ($120 for 4 concerts) / Your tickets are flex passes to attend in-person at Trinity Center for Urban Life in Philadelphia or virtually from anywhere in the world, with a video for on-demand viewing released 3 weeks afterwards / Your subscription benefits DSE 

Student price $10 per concert x 4 = $40 subscription

Sunday, October 15, 2023 at 3:00pm – NEW CLASSICS: DSE COMMISSIONS

Works by Jeremy Gill, David Serkin Ludwig, Jennifer Higdon, Steven Mackey, Steven Stucky, Thomas Whitman [première] + Panel Discussion with the Composers

Ashley Marie Robillard, soprano

Randall Scarlata, baritone

Dolce Suono Trio (Mimi Stillman, flute, Gabriel Cabezas, cello, Charles Abramovic, piano)

Dara Morales, violin

Paul Demers, clarinet

Gabriel Globus-Hoenich, percussion

Sunday, December 3, 2023 at 3:00pm – I Hate Music! Holiday Cabaret

Works by Charles Abramovic, J.S. Bach, G.F. Handel, F.J. Haydn, Leonard Bernstein, Kurt Weill

Ashley Marie Robillard, soprano

Dolce Suono Trio (Stillman, Cabezas, Abramovic)

Sunday, March 17, 2024 at 3:00pm – MÚSICA EN TUS MANOS

Works by Carolina Calvache – Isolina Carrillo – Daniel de Jesús – Paquito D’Rivera – Gabriel Lena Frank – Jimmy López Bellido – Tito puente – Samuel Zyman

Dolce Suono Trio (Stillman, Cabezas, Abramovic)

Celina Vélez, violin

Gabriel Globus-Hoenich, percussion

Sunday, June 2, 2024 at 3:00pm – SONGBOOK

Works by J.S. Bach, Madeline Dring, Fang Man, George Gershwin, Antonio Vivaldi

Norman Garrett, baritone

Mimi Stillman, flute

Katherine Needleman, oboe

Charles Abramovic, piano