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Orchestra 2001: Genius of 20th Century Paris & 21st Century Philadelphia
Start Date: 5/1/2011Start Time: 7:30 PM
End Date: 5/1/2011End Time: 9:30 PM

Event Description
Concerto in D for String Orchestra - Stravinsky
New Work for String Orchestra - DuBois
Danses, sacreé et profane - Debussy
Madeleine Blood, harp soloist
New Work for String Orchestra - Levinson
Mystere de l'instant - Dutilleux
(in collaboration with 10 visual artists)                         
We join the new PIFA Festival and its celebration of 20th-century Paris and 21st-century Philadelphia with Stravinsky's effervescent concerto, two new works by Philadelphians, and sensuous masterpieces by Debussy and Dutilleux, the latter with ten visual artists' reactions to the composer's ten miniature tone poems projected behind the orchestra.
Location Information:
*Swarthmore College - Lang Music Building
Room: Lang Concert Hall
Contact Information:
Name: Geoffrey Peterson
Phone: 610-690-3489
Email: gpeters1@swarthmore.edu
jim
Event Sponsors
The Swarthmore College Department of Music and Dance
Open To
The Public

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