When:
Thursday, Oct 05, 2017 10:30a -
12:30p

Where:
Symphony Hall
301 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston, MA 02115-4511

Admission:
$18

Categories:
Art, Music, Performing Arts

Event website:
https://www.bso.org/Performance/Detail/88673

One of several American composers figuring in this season's programs, Florida-born Arlene Sierra, a former Tanglewood Fellow, wrote Moler (2012) on commission for the Seattle Symphony Orchestra. The eightminute work is a harmonically colorful and rhythmically energetic evocation of the Spanish meaning of the title, "to grind." Also on the program are Tchaikovsky's beloved Violin Concerto featuring acclaimed American violinist Gil Shaham, and Rachmaninoff's lush Symphony No. 2, composed between the Second and Third piano concertos. With its lyrical excursions reminiscent of the arching, lovely melodies in his piano concertos and songs, it has long been the most popular of the composer's three symphonies.

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05/10/2017 10:30:00 05/10/2017 12:30:00 15 Boston Symphony Orchestra Open Rehearsal Sierra, Tchaikovsky and Rachmaninoff featuring Violinist Gil Shaham One of several American composers figuring in this season's programs, Florida-born Arlene Sierra, a former Tanglewood Fellow, wrote Moler (2012) on commission for the Seattle Symphony Orchestra. Th... Symphony Hall, Boston, MA 02115-4511 Organizer Organizer e-mail false DD/MM/YYYY Reddit