October 5-6, 2018
JOHN ADAMS: The Chairman Dances
COPLAND: Billy the Kid Suite
BARBER: Essay No. 1
JOHN ADAMS: The Dharma at Big Sur
Anchoring this stunning, all- American program is John Adams’ The Dharma at Big Sur, a lyrical and innovative work featuring an electric violin that, in the composer’s words, “swoops down like a seagull moving in a windstorm.” Video artist Adam Larsen choreographs atmospheric visuals to bring Adams’ West Coast adventure to life.
This concert is part of Series 1.
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Concert Duration: Approx. 1 hour, 40 minutes with intermission.
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