Sunday, October 14th, 2018 - 1:30p
Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
25 Evans Way, Boston, MA (Map)
About This Concert
- A Phoenix Phirst: We're giving our premier performance at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum's astounding Calderwood Hall. Calderwood is a unique space where the orchestra will literally be surrounded on all sides by the audience, with balconies going up four stories.
- Boston icon and flutist extraordinaire Paula Robison joins us to celebrate the centennial of Leonard Bernstein's birth with a spellbinding performance of Halil, a concerto for flute and orchestra written in memory of flutist Yadin Tanenbaum, who was killed during the Yom Kippur war.
- Aaron Copland's majestic Appalachian Spring caps off a program featuring composers George Walker, Tania Leon, and Missy Mazzoli, exploring the full breadth of America's musical output.
Aaron Copland - Appalachian Spring
1944 | 22 Minutes
Leonard Bernstein - Halil
1981 | 16 Minutes
Paula Robison, Soloist
George Walker - Lyric for Strings
1946 | 7 Minutes
Missy Mazzoli - Violent, Violent Sea
2011 | 9 Minutes
Tania León - Indígena
1991 | 8 Minutes