2011 - March 19 - Reflections in Glass
Saturday, March 19, 2011 - 7:30 p.m.
Macky Auditorium, CU Campus
Boulder Philharmonic Orchestra
Michael Butterman, conductor
Colorado Saxophone Quartet - Tom Myer (soprano sax), Andrew Stonerock (alto sax),
Pete Lewis (tenor sax), Clare Church (baritone sax)
Philip Glass—Interlude from Orphée
Philip Glass—Concerto for Saxophone Quartet and Orchestra
Peter I. Tchaikovsky—Symphony No. 6 “Pathetique”
Enjoy this mesmerizing concert with flowing, contemporary works by the iconic composer Philip Glass and Tchaikovsky’s intense, sensual Sixth Symphony, one of the greatest symphonic works of all time. The unusual, lighthearted Saxophone Quartet Concerto by Glass gives the effect of a Baroque concerto grosso.
FREE Musical Insights:
10:00 a.m. - SuperListening Club with Don Campbell, Macky Auditorium Room 102
6:30 p.m. - Pre-Concert Talk with Don Campbell, Macky Auditorium