Congrats to Tom McElhaney!
Congratulations to Tom McElhaney of Huntington, IN. Tom is the grand
prize winner of our 2012/13 Audience Choice bracket contest, and will
receive a pair 2013/14 Season Tickets - tickets to every one of The
Phil's 2013/14 concerts. Nice work Tom!
Also, thanks to everyone
else who participated in 2012/13 Audience Choice. The program was
amazing, and we are all looking forward to seeing which pieces you'll
choose next season!
Previously, on Audience Choice 2012/13
Here's how it works:
Audience Choice concert this year will feature a Concerto, a Symphony,
an Overture, and a Bonus Piece, all chosen by YOU, the Audience.
The Concerto, Symphony, Bonus Piece and Overture
links on the left will take you to the weekly Head2Head match-up for
each category. From there you can listen to each piece and place your
vote for which compositions you'd like to see performed at the Audience
Choice performance on Saturday, March 16, 2013.
We'll be posting weekly updates on this page, fwphil.org/audience choice
, so stay tuned to keep track of the progress.THURSDAY, DECEMBER 13: CHOICE HQ With Alex Brown and Ed Stevens
This is it, folks! The end is nigh for Audience Choice 2012/13 voting, and that means one final Choice HQ featuring Ed Stevens, Alex Jonathan Brown, and special guest, Alex Jonathan Brown's mustache, to help you make your decisions! Here's one last rundown of what's up for vote.
Concerto: Prokoviev's Violin Concerto No. 2 VS Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 5
Symphony: Dvorak's Symphony No. 9 VS Rimsky-Korsekov's Scheherazade
Bonus Piece: Barber's Adagio for Strings VS Rachmaninoff's Vocalise
Get your votes in before Sunday, December 16 to help decide which pieces will be featured on our March 16, 2013 Audience Choice concert - voice YOUR choice at www.fwphil.org/audiencechoice today!
Happy Mocember, everybody!
MONDAY, DECEMBER 3: FINAL ROUND OF VOTING BEGINS!
This is it folks! We've officially moved on to our last round of voting. That means the composition winners from this round of match-ups will be the pieces performed in March. Your vote counts more than ever so voice your choices today!THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 29: CHOICE HQ With Alex Brown and Ed Stevens
Midway through Week 10 of Audience Choice, Alex and Ed are back to catch you up to speed. Get in the know with our newest edition of Choice HQ, and get your votes in today!
MONDAY, NOVEMBER 26: Week 10 Voting Begins
We're on to Audience Choice Week 10 – our last week before the final deciding round. Make sure your voice is heard and vote for the pieces that you want to advance to the Championship!WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 21: CHOICE HQ with Alex Brown and Ed Stevens
Weeks 1 through 8 of Audience Choice have are officially behind us, meaning we're now in the final rounds of voting! In our newest edition of Choice HQ, Alex and Ed give you the results of all rounds thus far, as well as their thoughts on the current match-ups up for vote in Week 9.
MONDAY, NOVEMBER 19: Week 9 Voting Begins
Audience Choice Weeks 1 through 8 are behind us and we're moving into the final rounds of Audience Choice. Visit the Concerto, Symphony, Bonus Piece and Overture
links on the left to vote on this new set of match-ups! Voting for week 9 is only open through Sunday, November 25, and is only taking place online, so vote now!
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 15: CHOICE HQ with Alex Brown and Ed Stevens
We're nearly ready to wrap up our 7th and 8th weeks of Audience Choice voting, so once again Alex Brown and Ed Stevens are here to keep you in the know on each piece and on the current standings of each head-to-head match-up.
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 9: Poll % Updates
Check to see where each match-up stands against its opponent.
YOUR vote determines the final outcome!
MONDAY, NOVEMBER 5: Week 7 & 8 Voting Begins
Choice is nearing the end of the Qualifying Round. Place your votes now to determine which pieces move on to the Finals!
MONDAY, OCTOBER 22: Week 5 & 6 Voting Begins
Audience Choice is well on its way now as we go into Week 5 & 6. The Concerto, Symphony, Bonus Piece, and Overture links above will take you to each match-up.WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 17: CHOICE HQ with Alex Brown and Ed Stevens
Audience Choice Weeks 3 & 4 are coming to a close, and thus, it's time for our second edition of Choice HQ. Marketing Manager, Alex Brown and Cellist & Sales Manager, Ed Stevens give you the full Audience Choice scoop!
MONDAY, OCTOBER 15: 'Music Notes'
Each of our Audience Choice weekly picks has its own unique story, some longer than others. Well, we've pared them down into tiny little bundles we're calling our Audience Choice Music Notes.
Check the Concerto, Symphony, Bonus Piece and Overture tabs to the left to see what each piece is all about.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 12: Poll % Updates
Check the Concerto, Symphony, and Bonus Piece links to the left to see where each match-up stands against its opponent. Your vote helps determine the outcome of each match-up – vote today!
MONDAY, OCTOBER 8: Week 3 & 4 Voting Begins
Audience Choice Week 1 & 2 have officially ended and we're on to Week 3 & 4 - that means 4 all new match-ups to vote on!WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 3: CHOICE HQ with Alex Brown and Ed Stevens
As we near the end of the Week 1 & 2 of Audience Choice voting, Marketing Manager, Alex Brown and Cellist & Sales Manager, Ed Stevens give you a rundown of of the progress so far. Hear fun facts and clips from each of the 4 composition match-ups as well as predictions, and prognostications alike. How are things shaping up for this round of Audience Choice match-ups? Watch and learn!
Don't like where a piece stands? You're in luck. This group of match-ups will be up for vote through Sunday, October 7. Vote today!