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Bard Conservatory Orchestra

Uncommon Connections

Joan Tower • Aaron Copland • Béla Bartók • Duke Ellington

October 28–29, 2023

Add to Calendar2023-10-28 7:00 pm2023-10-28 7:00 pmEDTUncommon ConnectionsFisher Center, Sosnoff Theater,
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A concert by the Bard Conservatory Orchestra with maestro Leon Botstein celebrating faculty members Joan Tower and Marcus Roberts. The program includes Tower’s Fanfare for the Uncommon Woman #6 and Duke Ellington’s New World A-Comin’ featuring jazz pianist Marcus Roberts with members of his jazz ensemble, and Béla Bartók’s Concerto for Orchestra and Aaron Copland’s Appalachian Spring to round out the program.


The Bard Conservatory Orchestra
Leon Botstein, Music Director

Joan Tower
Fanfare for the Uncommon Woman #6

Aaron Copland
Appalachian Spring

Duke Ellington 
New World A-Comin’


Béla Bartók
Concerto for Orchestra

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