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ECCO w/ Sivan Magen, harp

April 21 @ 8:00 pm

$25

Comprised of 17 leading soloists and chamber musicians of today’s younger generation (many of whom are principals in major American orchestras), this “exciting, conductor-less band of strings” (The New Yorker) combines the power and expansiveness of a great orchestral ensemble with the personal involvement and spontaneity of chamber music. Of special note on this program is the Philadelphia premiere of Christopher Theofanidis’ A Thousand Cranes, a symphony for strings and harp “inspired by the power of a child’s innocence to transcend human tragedy.”

TheofanidisA Thousand Cranes [Philadelphia Premiere]
CapletConte fantastique
Lutosławski: Five Folk Melodies
Suk: Serenade in E-flat Major

This performance features a free pre-concert lecture starting at 6:45 PM with Ross Amico.

Details

Date:
April 21
Time:
8:00 pm
Cost:
$25
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.pcmsconcerts.org/concerts/ecco-w-sivan-magen-harp-2017/

Venue

Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center
Broad and Spruce Streets
Philadelphia, PA 19102 United States
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Phone:
215-569-8080