Upcoming DatesFriday, November 16, 2018 - 8:00pm
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).
Bruce Hangen, conductor
This performance has been selected as part of Boston Conservatory at Berklee's 2018–2019 Center Stage collection. Learn more about Center Stage and view all Center Stage performances.