Acclaimed cellist Zuill Bailey returns for Ellen Taaffe Zwilich’s Concerto for Cello and Orchestra. Francesco’s program also includes masterful works by Brahms, Barber, Charles Ives and Jessie Montgomery.
Francesco Lecce-Chong’s rich program, recorded at the Green Music Center on March 20, 2021, includes introductions by musicians and creative camerawork to get you closer than ever before. Acclaimed cellist Zuill Bailey performs Pulitzer Prize-winning Ellen Taaffe Zwilich’s Concerto for Cello and Orchestra. Donations gratefully accepted during this free virtual concert.
Francesco Lecce-Chong, conductor * Ellen Taaffe Zwilich, artistic partner * Zuill Bailey, cello
FULL PROGRAM: JESSIE MONTGOMERY: Starburst for String Orchestra; BARBER: Adagio for Strings; ZWILICH: Concerto for Cello and Orchestra; CHARLES IVES: The Unanswered Question for Chamber Orchestra; BRAHMS: Serenade No. 2 in A major for Orchestra
2021/03/28 - 2021/03/28
Additional time info:
LIVE pre-concert talk with Francesco Lecce-Chong at 2PMLIVE post-concert Q & A with Francesco Lecce-Chong after performanceBOTH on SRS YouTube Channel
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