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The Boston Conservatory Orchestra: Life, Death and the Afterlife—in Reverse

Sunday, October 5, 2014 - 2:00pm
Sanders Theatre at Harvard University

Life, Death and the Afterlife—in Reverse

Bruce Hangen, conductor
Kerry Deal, soprano 

The Boston Conservatory Orchestra presents a collection of influnetial works by three of history's greatest composers: Tchaikovsky’s penultimate Symphony No. 5 is a masterwork of orchestral writing, Strauss’ songs are to die for and Theofanidis’ work is influenced by the Buddhist concept of the after-life. The Strauss song cycle features faculty guest artist Kerry Deal (soprano), whose most recent appearance with the Orchestra was in Bernstein’s “Kaddish” Symphony.

THEOFANIDIS: Rainbow Body
R. STRAUSS: Four Last Songs—featuring Kerry Deal, soprano
TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony No. 5

1 p.m., Pre-Concert Lecture

Please call the Harvard Box Office at (617) 496-2222 for tickets.

$10 - $15

                 

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