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American Modern Orchestra with Maestro David Amado

  • Arthur Zankel Music Center 815 N Broadway Saratoga Springs, NY 12866 United States (map)
Credit: Jim Graham

Credit: Jim Graham

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
            III. Nocturne
            IV. Balinese scherzo
V. Finale: allegro moderato
†Work by MMF Institute Composer Participant, TBA**
TORU TAKEMITSU – Twill by Twilight - In Memory of Morton Feldman

*MMF Faculty
** 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

Earlier Event: June 22
Date Nite! Vocal Arias and Art Songs
Later Event: June 24
Piano Virtuosos