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BSO Sessions Episode 21: Three Quarter Time

BSO Sessions Episode 21: Three Quarter Time

Release Date: 4/7/2021

BSO Sessions episodes begin with a virtual performance premiere at 8 pm, followed by on-demand access through June 2021 ($9.99 pay-per-view and $19.99 monthly all-access). Customer support is provided by the BSO Ticket Office. Contact by email at [email protected] or by phone at 877-276-1444.

From Debussy’s jazzy La plus que lente to the melodically inventive dances by Ulysses Kay, composers have continuously found ways to put their own spin on the waltz. Discover the incredible variety in these amazing orchestral dances in three quarter time as the BSO performs pieces by Brahms, Clara Schumann, Saint-Saëns, and more.

Nicholas Hersh, conductor

Jonathan Rush, conductor

Lura Johnson, piano

TCHAIKOVSKY Serenade for Strings, Mvt. II

CLARA SCHUMANN (arr. Hersh) Caprices en forme de Valse, Mvt. II, III, and VI

BRAHMS (arr. Hermann) Liebeslieder Waltzes, Nos. 1, 2, 4, 6 and 11

SHOSTAKOVICH (arr. Lavender) Waltz No. 2

DEBUSSY La plus que lente

SAINT-SAËNS Valse-Caprice for Piano and String Orchestra, “Wedding Cake”

KAY Six Dances for String Orchestra, Mvt. II

PROKOFIEV (arr. Naughtin) “Cinderella’s Departure from the Ball” from Cinderella

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Event Details

Wednesday, April 7, 2021, 8:00 PM – Wednesday, June 30, 2021, 11:45 PM


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