A New Concerto for Piano, Featuring Michael Brown
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COVID-19 Update • November 20, 2020
"A New Concerto for Piano, Featuring Michael Brown," originally scheduled for Sunday, Nov. 22, has been rescheduled to Tuesday, April 6, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. If you've already reserved tickets, they've automatically been transferred, and you will be able to view the concert via My Digital Content through April 30, 2021.
Our string section comes together for a beautiful program of pieces from Ludwig van Beethoven and Béla Bartók, as well as the world premiere performance of composer and pianist Michael Brown's Concerto No. 1 for Piano and Strings. The piece was co-commissioned by the Gilmore Keyboard Festival in Kalamazoo and NFM Leopoldinum Orchestra in Wraclaw, Poland. Please scroll down to reserve tickets for this performance.
Julian Kuerti, Conductor
Michael Brown, Pianist
The Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra
Estimated length of musical performances: 1 hour, 10 minutes
Ludwig van Beethoven (1770 – 1827) String Quartet No. 11 in F minor, Op. 95 “Serioso” (~22 min.)
arr. Gustav Mahler I. Allegro con brio
II. Allegretto ma non troppo
III. Allegro assai vivace ma serioso
IV. Larghetto espressivo
Michael Brown (b. 1987) Concerto No. 1 for Piano and Strings (2020) (~25 min)
I. Allegro, with pep and flexibility
II. Largo, with generous rubato and expressivity
III. Lively, with Urgency and Vigor
Béla Bartók (1881 – 1945) Divertimento, BB 118 (~24 min)
I. Allegro non troppo >
II. Molto adagio
III. Allegro assai
All pieces used with permission of the copyright holders
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