Jan 19, 2023, 10:30am EST
Program Notes & Works
Wood Dove is one of a cycle of four symphonic poems from the mid-1890s depicting folk tales. The narrative of the single-movement Wood Dove is a dark one.
Violin Concerto No. 2
An exact contemporary of Igor Stravinsky, Szymanowski was the most significant and original Polish composer since Chopin.
Concerto for Orchestra
The Concerto for Orchestra was foundational for Lutosławski, who went on to become one of the major composers of the later 20th century.