Francesco conducts Haydn’s Symphony No. 45, Farewell, Rossini’s Overture to Il signor Bruschino and works by living composers, including SRS Artistic Partner Ellen Taaffe Zwilich’s Peanuts® Gallery with pianist Elizabeth Dorman.
Francesco Lecce-Chong conducts Haydn’s touching Symphony No. 45, Farewell, Rossini’s exhilarating and joyful Overture to Il signor Bruschino and works by living composers, including SRS Artistic Partner Ellen Taaffe Zwilich’s Peanuts® Gallery with pianist Elizabeth Dorman.
Recorded on May 1, 2021 at the Green Music Center’s Weill Hall, this concert includes introductions by musicians and creative camerawork. Donations gratefully accepted during this free virtual concert.
Francesco Lecce-Chong, conductor
Ellen Taaffe Zwilich, artistic partner
Elizabeth Dorman, piano
ROSSINI: Overture to Il signor Bruschino
MICHAEL DAUGHERTY: Asclepius, Fanfare for Brass and Percussion
ELLEN TAAFFE ZWILICH: Peanuts® Gallery for Piano and Orchestra
PAUL DOOLEY: Sonoma Strong (SRS commission in response to the 2017 wildfires)
HAYDN: Symphony No. 45, Farewell
2021/05/16 - 2021/05/16
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LIVE extras on the Symphony’s YouTube channel: Pre-concert talk with Francesco Lecce-Chong at 2 pm and post-concert Q & A with Francesco immediately following the performance.
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