Beach Gaelic Symphony

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Bursting with vitality and character, Amy Beach’s “Gaelic” Symphony is among the great American symphonies, full of lush harmonies and sweeping melodies. Music Director Thomas Dausgaard conducts this powerhouse program including a rare double harp concerto by American composer Hannah Lash.

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Thursday, 18 November, 2021 7:30PM

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Saturday, 20 November, 2021 8:00PM

Barber Symphony No. 1

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Uniquely pioneering sound worlds of Florence Price and Samuel Barber frame a brand new work by firebrand composer Joel Thompson. Ravel looked to the fresh rhythms of jazz to create his Piano Concerto, a joyful showcase for stunning pianist Hélène Grimaud.

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Thursday, 2 December, 2021 7:30PM

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Saturday, 4 December, 2021 8:00PM

The Music of John Adams

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With the composer conducting, pianist Jeremy Denk tangles with John Adams’ Must the Devil Have All the Good Tunes?, a funky and diabolically tricky piano concerto. Partly inspired by films produced in Hollywood during the late forties, Adams’ City Noir moves between restless pockets of energy and surging, cinematic melodies.

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Thursday, 6 January, 2022 7:30PM

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Saturday, 8 January, 2022 8:00PM

Avi Avital The Four Seasons

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Avi Avital is leading a revival of the mandolin in classical music, fueled by his “deep musicality” and “eye-watering virtuosity” (The New York Times). Through a program celebrating the mandolin’s heyday in the 18th century, Avital takes us down the canals of Venice with traditional gondolier songs and into the court with a fresh interpretation of Vivaldi’s The Four Seasons.

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Thursday, 13 January, 2022 7:30PM

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Saturday, 15 January, 2022 8:00PM

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Sunday, 16 January, 2022 2:00PM

EO9066

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We mark the 80th anniversary of Executive Order 9066, which saw the internment of thousands of innocent Japanese Americans during the Second World War, indelibly changing their lives and our region — the effects of which are still felt today. Thomas Dausgaard is joined by Seattle-born composer/multi-instrumentalist Kishi Bashi in a heart-rending exploration of their story.

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Thursday, 27 January, 2022 7:30PM

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Saturday, 29 January, 2022 8:00PM

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