Aug 5, 2022, 8:00pm EDT
Program Notes & Works
Pulse is an exuberant display of expressive virtuosity: a demonstration of Nabors’s ability, like a film composer, to shift emotional gears quickly while strongly maintaining the thread of the musical narrative.
Concerto in D minor for Two Pianos
Francis Poulenc composed his Concerto in D Minor for Two Pianos in the summer of 1932 on a commission from the Princess Edmond de Polignac.
Symphony No. 3, Scottish
"The chapel beside it has lost its roof and is overgrown with grass and ivy, and at that broken altar Mary was crowned Queen of Scotland. Everything there is ruined, decayed and open to the clear sky. I believe that I have found there today the beginning of my Scotch Symphony." — Felix Mendelssohn