Due to weather, The Boston Conservatory will CLOSE at 3 p.m. on Friday, February 5. During this time, all classes are canceled and all offices are closed. Performances and rehearsals scheduled for tonight will continue as planned, and practice rooms on campus will remain open and available to students. Updates will be posted to www.bostonconservatory.edu/alerts as available. Please note that Admissions auditions scheduled for February 6 and 7 will continue as planned.

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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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