Strings: Romantic and Modern

  • Date: January 31
  • Time: 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

A concert exploring the wide expressive range of the string orchestra. The lush Romanticism of Italian opera master Giacomo Puccini’s somber elegy, Chyranthemums, is contrasted by the neo-Baroque dance-like elegance of the “Holberg” Suite by Norwegian composer Edvard Grieg. The musical character of the great Eastern European Jewish tradition is beautifully conveyed in Meira Warshauer’s Yiddish Fantasy, and both the progressive and accessible sides of Aaron Copland’s music are explored in his Nonet and the famous “Hoedown” from the ballet Rodeo (in the composer’s own arrangement for strings).

CONCERT PROGRAM

Where

First Presbyterian Church of Myrtle Beach
3810 Robert M Grissom Pkwy
Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 United States
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