Leonard Bernstein’s evocative Chichester Psalms opens the performance. Then, the Grand Finale of the season, Beethoven’s Ode to Joy in the triumphant Symphony No. 9!
The master of Baroque music, J.S. Bach, springs to life as the Symphony performs his Brandenburg Concerto No. 3. Beethoven’s deeply profound Grosse Fugue is complemented by the mature Bernstein’s Arias and Barcarolles. Concert at Zankel Music Center, Skidmore College.
Sunday, March 17, 2019, 4pm
Zankel Music Center, Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY
Bach – Brandenburg Concerto No. 3
Beethoven – Grosse Fugue Op 133 (Weingartner)
Bernstein – Arias and Barcarolles
Sunday, May 5, 2019, 4pm
Glens Falls High School, 10 Quade St., Glens Falls, NY
Bernstein – Chichester Psalms
Beethoven – Symphony No. 9
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Full of joy, jubilance and heart, this year’s Holiday Concert features the lively sounds of fiddle and guitar. International renowned fiddler, Hanneke Cassel and guitarist Keith Murphy are featured in special performances with the Glens Falls Symphony orchestra and Children’s Chorus and will also perform solo works, celebrating the warmth and beauty of the holiday season in the North Country.
Symphony Film Series at Crandall Public Library
Please note that the film originally scheduled for this event has been changed to The Nutcracker, starring Mikhail Baryshnikov and Gelsey Kirkland.
Here’s an idea: Grab some friends and go out to an early dinner at one of downtown Glens Falls’ great eating spots and then come enjoy this ballet classic along with holiday sweets.
Film running time 78 minutes