Wednesday, January 31, 2018
Harold Prince Theatre
Annenberg Center Live
3680 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
World Premiere // The Chamber Orchestra of PhiladelphiaA unique chamber music experience! Get a drink, grab a seat up close and settle in for an interactive performance as members of The Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia play in the round. A host will provide background and insight on each work and lead conversations with the musicians between pieces. The performance concludes with a casual audience Q&A.
Program: Beyond Bebop: Jazz, Classical and the Third Stream
A deeper look into rich, fruitful, multifaceted dialogue between jazz and classical music and a genre-blurring exploration into new worlds of improvisation.
Schuller – Densities I for clarinet, vibraphone, harp and contrabass
Ravel – Sonata for Violin and Cello
Schnyder – Haendel in Harlem for violin, clarinet and cello
Schnyder – East for violin, cello, contrabass and harp
Riley – Autumn Leaves 1965
Vidiksis* – Murmurations for clarinet, violin, cello, and live electronics (world premiere)
COP’s Steven Gerber Composer-in-Residence
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Date(s) - 01/31/2018