Mar 5, 2023, 2:00pm EST
Program Notes & Works
Petite Suite de Concert
Coleridge-Taylor's Petite Suite de Concert is a compilation of youthful music based on Hans Christian Anderson’s The Clown and Columbine.
Symphony No. 1, Afro-American
Still’s Symphony No. 1, Afro-American, is considered the first symphony by a Black American composer to be performed by an established orchestra.
The Passion of Octavius Catto
Uri Caine’s oratorio explores the life and murder of civil rights activist Octavius Catto (1839-1871) through a kaleidoscope of musical styles.