Orchestra for the Next Century- Paul Sacher Tribute Concert
Tuesday, April 30, 2013 | 8:00pm
Gary M. Schneider, Conductor; Michi Wiancko, Violin Soloist; Yael Manor, Piano Soloist
Orchestra for the Next Century pays tribute to the eminent Swiss conductor and musical philanthropist Paul Sacher with performances of two spectacular works he commissioned from Igor Stavinsky and Bohuslav Martinu. ONC pairs these landmark compositions with two recent works by distinguished American composers Margaret Brouwer and Paul Moravec. For the New York premiere of Margaret Brouwer's Violin Concerto, ONC is joined by acclaimed violinist Michi Wiancko, for whom the concerto was written.
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STRAVINSKY: Concerto in D for String Orchestra
MARGARET BROUWER: Violin Concerto (NY Prem.)
PAUL MORAVEC: Morph
MARTINU: Double Concerto for Two String Orchestras, Piano and Timpani