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concert Michael Tilson Thomas conducts Still, Nancarrow, Copland, Ruggles, and Ives New World Symphony

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Michael Tilson Thomas conducts Still, Nancarrow, Copland, Ruggles, and Ives New World Symphony

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The New World Symphony pays homage to some of the most important figures in twentieth-century American music! Under the baton of its founder, the prodigious Michael Tilson Thomas, the esteemed ensemble accompanies virtuoso pianists Thomas Steigerwald and Wesley Ducote, and interprets works by five pioneers of contemporary Americana.

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Cast

  • Thomas Steigerwald | Pianist
  • Wesley Ducote | Pianist

Program

  • William Grant Still, Patterns for String Sextet and Harp
    • Magic Crystal
    • Lone Teardrop
    • Rain Pearls
    • Tranquil Cove
    • Moon-Gold
  • Conlon Nancarrow, Prelude and Blues for Solo Piano
  • Aaron Copland, Quiet City
  • Conlon Nancarrow, Study No. 21 “Canon X”
  • Conlon Nancarrow, Sonatina for Solo Piano
  • Carl Ruggles, Angels
  • Charles Ives, Three Places in New England (Orchestral Set No. 1)
    • I. The Saint-Gaudens in Boston Common
    • II. Putnam’s Camp, Redding Connecticut
    • III. From the Housatonic at Stockbridge

Details

  • Venue: New World Center (Miami Beach, USA)
  • Broadcast date: May 16, 2021, 8 p.m.
  • Production date: 2021
  • Recording date: 08/05/2021
  • Replay available until: August 17, 2021
  • Production: © New World Symphony
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