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CLASSICS: WAR + PEACE

Saturday, February 3, 2018 @ 8:00 pm

Themes of heroism, bravery, lost companions and even life and death come together in a dramatic and moving program. Composer Sebastian Chang collaborates with Iraqui artist Vian Sora to create a new work based on Ms. Sora’s personal experience.

CHARLES IVES: They Are There
RALPH VAUGHAN WILLIAMS:  Dona Nobis Pacem, Mvt. 2 “Beat! Beat! Drums!”
CLAUDIO MONTEVERDI: Madrigals of War and Love (selections)
SERGEI PROKOFIEV:  Waltz from War and Peace
SEBASTIAN CHANG:  War/Iraq collaboration with Vian Sora  [WORLD PREMIERE]
ARNOLD SCHOENBERG:  A Survivor from Warsaw
GUSTAV MAHLER:  “Revelge” from Des Knaben Wunderhorn
ARVO PÄRT: Summa
KURT WEILL: The Ballad of the Soldier’s Wife (Und was bekam des Soldaten Weib)
SAMUEL BARBER:  Adagio for Strings
MAURICE RAVEL: La Valse

TBA, soloists and choir
TEDDY ABRAMS, conductor

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Date:
Saturday, February 3, 2018
Time:
8:00 pm
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Venue

Kentucky Center
501 W Main St
Louisville, 40202 United States

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Conductor
Teddy Abrams