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New Orleans Chamber Orchestra “Midsummer Introspection”
June 9, 2018 at 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
New Orleans Chamber Orchestra presents “Midsummer Introspection”–the opening concert of its third summer season, featuring soprano Amy Pfrimmer, and bass-baritone Ivan Griffin, and performing Chacony in G Minor by Purcell, Sinfonia in B minor “Al Santo Sepolcro” by Vivaldi, Romance in C and Andante festivo by Sibelius and two world premieres by New Orleans composers–Sinfonia XIII “Mourning” by Jerry Sieg and “Ars Moriendi” by co-music director Maxim Samarov, with texts by Seong Sam-mun, John Donne, Cesare Pavese, William Shakespeare, Sara Teasdale, Vassily Zhukovsky, Walter Savage Landor, and texts from Christian and Buddhist traditions. Maxim Samarov also conducts.