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Philip Glass: Aguas da Amazonia


Sep 9, 2017
APERIO, Music of the Americas / Zilkha Hall

APERIO, Music of the Americas presents the North American premiere of Philip Glass' Aguas da Amazonia. Inspired by the Amazon river and its tributaries, the suite explores a vivid mixture of orchestral and percussive textures in Glass' signature style. The composer's Violin Concerto No. 2 An American Four Seasons complements this large-scale work, featuring Chloé Trevor as soloist. Maestro Marlon Chen (MDR Orchestra Leipzig) conducts.