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Boston Conservatory Orchestra with Silkroad Artists
November 16, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm$15
Presented in Boston’s historic Symphony Hall, Boston Conservatory Orchestra and soloists Sandeep Das (tabla), Maeve Gilchrist (Celtic harp), and Kaoru Watanabe (Japanese shinobue flutes/taiko drums) from the Grammy Award–winning Silkroad Ensemble perform an eclectic program of poetry-inspired orchestral works by Tan Dun, Dinuk Wijeratne, Maeve Gilchrist, and Gabriela Lena Frank.
TAN DUN: Symphonic Poem of 3 Notes
DINUK WIJERATNE: “Canons, Circles” from Tabla Concerto
MAEVE GILCHRIST: “Peace” from In Pursuit
GABRIELA LENA FRANK: Apu: Tone Poem for Orchestra
ALEXANDER (ALI) RAHBARI: Persian Mysticism Around G
KAORU WATANABE: Shinobu
OSVALDO GOLIJOV: K’in Sventa Ch’ul Me’tik Kwadalupe (Ritual for the Holy Mother of Guadalupe)
COLIN JACOBSEN (arrangement), Traditional Persian: Ascending Bird
This performance is made possible in part by the generous support of Alex Rigopulos and Sachi Sato, B.M. ’02 (Berklee College of Music).