May 19 @ 11:00 am
Acclaimed African-American composer Jessie Montgomery brings us a piano concerto co-commissioned by the ISO along with several orchestras throughout the United States, and the popular “New World Symphony” by Dvořák helped to validate American music and lore as a source of musical inspiration in the late 1890s when it debuted.
Ivy Ringel – ISO Principal Bassoon
Awadagin Pratt -Piano
Program to Include
Work for Piano and Orchestra (ISO Co-Commission)
Symphony No. 9 in E Minor, Op. 95, “New World”