Join us for an afternoon concert, featuring the American Modern Orchestra, with the exquisite David Amado, conductor for the Delaware Symphony. 4 composers on this bill: Toru Takemitsu, Robert Paterson, Claude Baker, and our ‘winner’ of the Mostly Modern orchestra reading. Great, classical music and fun for all ages ages, 8 to infinity.
Wine, Beer & Snack Bar opens @ 7 PM. $6 Drinks make this the best deal in Saratoga Springs!
CLAUDE BAKER* – Tre Canzone ≠
I. after Baude Cordier (1380-1440)
II. after Claudio Monteverdi (1567-1643)
III. After Clément Janequin (1485-1558)
ROBERT PATERSON* – Suite for String Orchestra
I. Allegro vivace
II. Trapped waltz
IV. Balinese scherzo
V. Finale: allegro moderato
†Work by MMF Institute Composer Participant, TBA**
TORU TAKEMITSU – Twill by Twilight - In Memory of Morton Feldman
** World Premiere
†This work will be chosen for performance from the works that receive orchestral readings earlier in the week at the festival, and will be conducted by one of the conducting participants.
≠ Written with the generous assistance of a grant from Indian University’s New Frontiers of Creativity and Scholarship Program