Marin Alsop, conductor
Baltimore Choral Arts Society
Joan Tower: Concerto for Orchestra
Beethoven: Symphony No. 9, “Choral”
Maestra Marin Alsop and the Baltimore Choral Arts Society conclude the 2007-2008 season in grand fashion with Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9. Its unforgettable “Ode to Joy” melody will sound in your ears long past the performance. The program will also include the dynamic Concerto for Orchestra by American composer Joan Tower. An action-packed work, it will lead you on a journey through a range of emotions from sweeping intensity to heart-rending beauty.
"Party on the Patio" begins at 6 p.m.