The Fisher Center for the Performing Arts at Bard College

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The Orchestra Now Presents

Stravinsky’s The Rite of Spring
 

[Stravinsky’s The Rite of Spring ] Photo by Matt Dine
Photo by Matt Dine
Conducted by Leon Botstein
 
All-Stravinsky Program
Funeral Song
Emotionally powerful
 
Symphony of Psalms
Solemn and spiritual
with the Bard College Chamber Singers & Bard Festival Chorale
 
Requiem Canticles
Taut and acerbic
with Katherine Pracht, mezzo-soprano; Jonathan Beyer, baritone; and the Bard College Chamber Singers & Bard Festival Chorale
 
The Rite of Spring
“In the opening solo of this work, the highest register of the bassoon is used in an exposed and lyrical way that was never heard before 1913. Today, it’s thrilling to attempt to recreate the purity, sublimity, and quivering mystery in this gorgeous musical line.” –Dávid A. Nagy, bassoon
 
The concert will run approximately 2 hours and 5 minutes including one 20-minute intermission.
 
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Ticket Information

Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater

Tickets: $25–$35; free for Bard students

This event occurs on:

Sat. April 14, 8 pm
Sun. April 15, 2 pm


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