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BCMG in Washington: Oliver Knussen residency

 08 April 2014 at 8pm 

BCMG in Washington: Oliver Knussen residency

Library of Congress
Washington DC
United States

Conductor: Oliver Knussen
Mezzo-soprano: Lucy Schaufer
Baritone: Andrew Sauvageau
Piano: Huw Watkins

Birmingham Contemporary Music Group is a global leader in the performance of innovative new music and BCMG Artist-in-Association Oliver Knussen leads the Group in a program that showcases the Library’s rich commissioning and presenting legacies. Knussen’s Ophelia Dances, commissioned by the Koussevitzky Foundation, will be on display alongside the manuscript for Schoenberg’s Serenade.

Igor Stravinsky : Septet
Oliver Knussen : Ophelia Dances
Niccolò Castiglioni : Tropi
Ruth Crawford Seeger : Three Songs
Oliver Knussen : Ophelia’s Last Dance
Arnold Schoenberg : Serenade

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