January 8, 7:30 PM
January 8, 7:30 PM:
Clarice Assad: Nhanderú
Max Bruch: Violin Concerto
Jesse Montgomery: Records from a Vanishing City
Ottorino Respighi: Roman Festivals
Recognized as one of today’s top violinists, Vadim Gluzman performs Bruch’s beloved Violin Concerto, a piece that never fails to enchant listeners. In this program that evokes different places and customs, Clarice Assad’s lush music depicts an old rainmaker ritual in the Amazon Basin; Jesse Montgomery’s nostalgic piece recalls the composer’s upbringing in New York City and the music that accompanied it; And Respighi brings back to life the ceremonies, festivities and wild games of Ancient Rome.