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Bard Music Festival 2008 Weekend 3: Prokofiev in America and Russia

October 24–25, 2008

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Friday, October 24, and Saturday, October 25, 2008
Program One
Sosnoff Theater
7
pm Preconcert Talk: Christopher H. Gibbs
8 pm Performance: Mira Wang, violin; American Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Leon Botstein, music director
Sergey Prokofiev (1891–1953)
Waltz Suite, Op. 110 (1947) March and Scherzo, from The Love for Three Oranges,Op. 33 (1921)
Symphony No. 5 in B-flat Major, Op. 100 (1944)
John Alden Carpenter (1876–1951)
Violin Concerto (1936)
Tickets: $25, 40, 55

Saturday, October 25, 2008

Panel
Art and Dictatorship
Olin Hall
10 am–noon Leon Botstein; Simon Morrison; and others
Free and open to the public

Program Two
Olin Hall
2:30 pm Preconcert Talk
3 pm Performance: Faculty and students of The Bard College Conservatory of Music

Works by Sergey Prokofiev (1891–1953) and Igor Stravinsky (1882–1971)
Tickets: $25