Upcoming and Past Events

  • Messiaen's "Des canyons aux étoiles.."
    Sat, Sep 10
    Kevin leads the Chamber Orchestra of Pittsburgh through this massive modern masterpiece by one of his most beloved composers. Soloists include pianist Daniel Pesca, percussionists Hannah Weaver and Jeremy Branson, and Mark Houghton on horn.
  • DMMO: Stars of Tomorrow Concert
    Sun, Jul 17
    Des Moines
    Kevin leads DMMO Orchestra and Apprentice Artists in a quartet from Mozart's Idomeneo: "Andro ramingo e solo"
  • Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra
    Sat, Jul 09
    Stepping in on short notice, Kevin leads the RPO in an All John Williams program, featuring scores from Harry Potter, Jurassic Park and Star Wars franchises.
  • Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra
    Thu, Jul 07
    Kevin leads the RPO in an (almost) all American Program, with works by Carlos Simon, Copland, George Walker, Bernstein, Gould, and Ives' iconic "Variations on America"
  • DMMO: Geter's American Apollo
    Fri, Jul 01
    Des Moines Metro Opera
    Kevin serves as Assistant Conductor for Des Moines Metro Opera's production of Damien Geter's American Apollo
  • ÆPEX Fest: Showcase Concert
    Fri, Jun 03
    Music Director and Founder Kevin Fitzgerald conducts the ÆPEX Ensemble in our Festival Showcase! Program includes works by Tyson Davis, Augusta Read Thomas, and the world premiere of Garrett Schumann's "This Could Be Madness" a concerto for percussion featuring Cameron Leach
  • Railroad Park: Fitzgerald Conducts Beethoven, Mendelssohn, and Sibelius
    Sat, May 28
    Part of the Alabama Symphony's Centennial Celebration, Kevin takes to the stage at Birmingham's Railroad Park for a classic program featuring Beethoven's Consecration of the House Overture op. 124, Mendelssohn's incidental music to "Midsummer Night's Dream", and Sibelius' Third Symphony.
  • Minnesota Orchestra (Cover Conductor)
    Wed, May 11
    Kevin serves as Assistant Conductor for Maestra Xian Zhang in a program of Qigang Chen, Nielsen, and Tchaikovsky
  • World Premiere: "Hilma" an Opera in Five Acts by Daniel Zlatkin
    Thu, Apr 21
    Kevin leads the world premiere of up-and-coming composer Daniel Zlatkin's new chamber opera "Hilma." Inspired by the life of artist Hilma af Klint and her explorations into the occult. Title role played by mezzo-soprano Emily Jaworski
  • Prokofiev's Second and Third Piano Concertos
    Sat, Apr 16
    UAB Alys Stephens Center
    Kevin leads the Alabama Symphony Orchestra on this All-Prokofiev program, featuring rising stars of the piano world, Dina Kasman and Mira Walker.
  • North Carolina Symphony: Education Concert
    Tue, Apr 05
    Duke Center for the Performing Arts
    Kevin leads the North Carolina Symphony in an interactive program for school children, including works by Beethoven, Jessie Montgomery, Mozart, Scott Joplin, Anthony Kelley, and more! Join us in the orchestra's home venue, Meymandi Concert Hall at Duke Performing Arts Center!
  • Beethoven's 9th Symphony "Choral" (Cover Conductor)
    Tue, Mar 22
    Serving as cover conductor for the Memphis Symphony Orchestra and assisting Music Director Robert Moody. Program to include Beethoven's Symphony No, 9, op. 125 and Michael Markowski's "Joyride"
  • New York Philharmonic: Yuja Wang plays Liszt (Cover Conductor)
    Fri, Feb 11
    New York
    Jakub Hrůša leads the New York Philharmonic in a program of Kodály's Concerto for Orchestra Liszt's Piano Concerto no. 1 in E flat major, and Martinů's Symphony no. 1. Yuja Wang is the soloist. Kevin Fitzgerald is the cover conductor for this program.
  • Handel's Messiah
    Fri, Dec 17
    Alys Stephens Center
    Kevin Fitzgerald makes his Subscription debut with the Alabama Symphony Orchestra and ASO Chorus with Handel's most famous Oratorio.
  • Alabama Symphony Youth Orchestra: Carlos Simon, Bizet and Dvořák
    Sat, Nov 13
    Thompson Performance Arts Center
    Kevin Fitzgerald leads the Alabama Symphony Youth Orchestra in their first in-person performance since the pandemic began. Program includes Carlos Simon's "The Block", Bizet's Carmen Suite No. 1, and Dvořák's Symphony No. 9 in e minor, "To The New World."
  • Tanglewood Music Center Orchestra: Brian Nabors, Smetana, Vaughan-Williams, and Dvořák
    Mon, Aug 16
    Tanglewood Music Center Orchestra performs works by Nabors, Smetana, Vaughan-Williams, and Dvořák with TMC Conducting Fellows Kevin Fitzgerald and Adam Hickox sharing the podium with TMC Faculty Stefan Asbury. Fitzgerald conducts Nabors' "Ilubio" and Smetana's "The High Castle" from "Má vlast."
  • Tanglewood Music Center Orchestra: Mendelssohn, Mozart and Brahms
    Mon, Aug 09
    Tanglewood Music Center Orchestra performs works by Mendelssohn, Mozart and Brahms with TMC Conducting Fellows Kevin Fitzgerald and Adam Hickox sharing the podium with guest conductor Maestro Herbert Blomstedt. Fitzgerald conducts Mendelssohn's Overture to "A Midsummer Night's Dream."
  • Tanglewood Music Center Orchestra: Fauré, Still and Sibelius
    Mon, Aug 02
    Tanglewood Music Center Orchestra performs works by Fauré, William Grant Still, and Sibelius with TMC Conducting Fellows Kevin Fitzgerald and Adam Hickox sharing the podium with guest conductor Alan Gilbert. Fitzgerald conducts Fauré's Suite from Pélleas et Mélisande.