This season, Musical Interludes explores three music chronologies from the the first half of the 20th Century. In this second concert, Brian Lauritzen provides historical connections and guides our exploration of how the sounds of classical music evolved in the U.S. during this time.
1918 Beach | Prelude and Fugue, Op. 81
1920 Ives | Piano Sonata No. 2 (Concord), “The Alcotts”
1936 Barber | String Quartet, Op. 11 (including “Adagio for Strings”)
1940 Price | Fantasie No. 2, for Violin and Piano
1924 Gershwin | Rhapsody in Blue, for Two Pianos
Nadine Hall, cello
Sharon Harman, violin
Elizabeth Hedman, violin
Andrew Picken, viola
Joshua Tan, piano
Alexander Zhu, piano
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