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February 7, 2016


Ted Sperling, conducting 

Dawn Upshaw, soprano 

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756–1791)

Overture to The Marriage of Figaro, K. 492 (1786)


Osvaldo Golijov (b. 1960)

Three Songs for Soprano and Orchestra (2000-2001)

I. Night of the Flying Horses

II. Lúa Descolorida

III. How Slow the Wind

Ms. Upshaw

Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)

Octet in E-Flat Major for Strings, Op. 20 (1825)

(Transcribed for full orchestra by Yoon Jae Lee, 2009)

(Scherzo movement arranged for orchestra by the composer, 1829)

I. Allegro moderato con fuoco

II. Andante 

III. Scherzo

IV. Presto 



click here for program notes 


Photography by Louis Vaccaro

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