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Hope Leads Appalachian Spring  | Daniel Hope, Music Director & Concertmaster and Leah Hawkins, Soprano

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Music Director Daniel Hope leads New Century Chamber Orchestra in a program of works from the mid-20th century that shaped the American sound for a new generation, headlined by Aaron Copland's Appalachian Spring Suite, in its intimate original setting for 13 instruments. American soprano Leah Hawkins joins New Century for a collection of works highlighting influential voices from the Harlem Renaissance, including William Grant Still, Florence Price, and Langston Hughes.

Acknowledgements

Generously supported by Trine Sorensen and Michael Jacobson.

Program

  • David Diamond: Rounds for strings

  • William Grant Still: Songs of Separation

  • Harry Lawrence Freeman: "Chloe's Aria" from Voodoo (Arr. Quinn Mason)

  • Florence Price: "Adoration," for violin and strings (Arr. Paul Bateman)

  • Florence Price: "We Have Tomorrow" and "Hold Fast To Dreams" (Arr. Quinn Mason)

  • Duke Ellington: "Come Sunday" (Arr. Paul Bateman)

  • Aaron Copland: Appalachian Spring Suite, version for 13 instruments

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Call Box Office: 650.724.2464
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