BSO: Concerto for Two Timpanists
Sunday, January 14, 2018, 3pm
The Music Center
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra:
Concerto for Two Timpanists
Marin Alsop, Music Director
James Wyman and Jauvon Gilliam, timpani
Lura Johnson and Michael Sheppard, piano
Saint-Saëns // Carnival of the Animals (with hip-hop narration)
Philip Glass // Concerto Fantasy for Two Timpanists
Debussy // La Mer
Ravel // La Valse
Marin Alsop brings Carnival of the Animals into the 21st century with Baltimore hip-hop artist, Wordsmith. Baltimore native Philip Glass creates rhythmic power with his Concerto in the hands of Principal Timpanists James Wyman of the BSO and Jauvon Gilliam of the National Symphony Orchestra.
Single tickets for the 2017-2018 season will be placed on sale beginning Tuesday, August 1st.
This concert is not presented by Strathmore.
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