what’s on tap?

tomorrow and monday night, the oregon symphony offers p-town its final program of the season, featuring john adams’ take on a liszt piano piece, john adams’ take on the city, antonín dvořák’s take on a lullaby for strings, and igor stravinsky’s take on sacrificial virgins.

why go?  yo: it’s the last concert of a freaking remarkable 2011/12 season, jun iwasaki (fresh from carnegie) is back on the concertmaster hotseat, a freshly-trimmed coach kalmar is on the podium, the show is gonna be recorded, and the program features not one but two (!) works by the brilliant left-coast composer john “not-our-second-president” adams.  only have time for a single reason?  well, when this season was unveiled over a year ago, the beavs asked every musician it could get its paws on what he or she was most looking forward to performing.  without fail, stravinsky’s rite of spring was at the top of their lists.  word.

*click here to get tix nowit’s gonna be a riot.


0 Responses to “what’s on tap?”

  1. Leave a Comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

Feed the Beavs

Follow Me.

  • My 2932nd and final tweet: Thanks for following the Beavs these past few seasons. Wishing all my tweeps lots of peace, love, and Haydn! 4 years ago

%d bloggers like this: