Program Notes

Program Notes for May 20-23, 2017

Igor Stravinsky: Suite from The Firebird (1945 version) // Conrad Tao: The world is very different now. // Sergei Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 3

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Program Notes for October 2016

Mason Bates: Ode American composer, Mason Bates, was born on January 23, 1977 and raised in Richmond, VA, His music has received wide-spread acclaim and frequent performances throughout the concert world, which recently has led him to be named the

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Program Notes for November 2016

Franz Schubert Symphony no. 8 in B Minor, D. 759 (“Unfinished”) Franz Peter Schubert was born in Vienna on January 21, 1797 and died there on November 19, 1828. He composed a wide variety of music, but his most enduring

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Program Notes for January 2017

Jean Sibelius Symphony no. 5 in E-flat Major, op. 82 Jean Sibelius is undisputably the greatest composer Finland has ever produced.  He was born on December 8, 1865 in Hämeenlinna (Tavastehus), Finland and died in Järvenpää, Finland on September 20,

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Don't miss a single exciting concert event during Maestro Moody's farewell season with the Winston-Salem Symphony! From Bolero to Mahler, from the Steep Canyon Rangers to the music of David Bowie and Star Wars, we're pulling out all the stops for 2017/2018.

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This project was supported by the N.C. Arts Council, a division of the Department of Natural & Cultural Resources.

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