Tuesday, December 10 | 07:30 PM
Lights, Camera, Action!
Sound meets sight in this evening of cinematic and artistic exploration that highlights the works of Copland, Wagner and Respighi. You will:
- Explore Aaron Copland’s musical contributions to three classic movies: Of Mice and Men, The City and Our Town.
- Imagine Cosima Wagner's delight on being woken on Christmas morning with a musical gift from her famous husband.
- Marvel at Ottorino Respighi's musical depictions of three Italian Renaissance paintings by Botticelli.
And it will all be woven together in an engaging and unique musical experience by The Symphonia and Alastair Willis.
- AARON COPLAND
- Music for Movies
- RICHARD WAGNER
- Siegfried Idyll
- OTTORINO RESPIGHI
- Trittico Botticelliano