Opening Night: Stravinsky, Harold Meltzer and Tchaikovsky

Thursday, August 14, 2014

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Date
08/23/14

Time
8 pm

Venue
Abromson Center, USM Portland

Location
88 Bedford Street
Portland, Maine

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Time
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Date
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Time
8 pm

Location
88 Bedford Street
Portland, Maine

Time
8:00 PM
Presented By
Portland Chamber Music Festival
Event Type
Performances
Genre
Classical/Contemporary
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Description

PCMF oboist Peggy Pearson brings us her own arrangement of Stravinsky’s Pulcinella Suite to kick off our 21st Season. Composer and Pulitzer Prize finalist Harold Meltzer also joins us for the World Premiere of his Air and Angels, written for Ms. Pearson. We conclude the evening with Tchaikovsky’s rousing and virtuosic Souvenir di Florence.

 

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Program

Stravinsky                  Pulcinella Suite, arranged for Oboe, Strings and Piano

(arr. Pearson/Brown)

Harold Meltzer          Air and Angels for Oboe and Strings (2014 – World Premiere)

Tchaikovsky               Souvenir de Florence for String Sextet

 


Venue
Abromson Center, USM Portland
Location
88 Bedford Street
Portland, ME
Phone
800-320-0257
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