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National Philharmonic Chamber Players “Story Time”
February 18 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pmFree – $20
February 18, 2018 Four Musicians (Vln/Vla + Cello + Clarinet + Piano)
Story Time draws inspiration from poetry and literature and their influence on composers throughout history. The four composers on
this program are all well known for their passion for literary references and the brilliantly colorful subject matter ranges from fairy
tales and allegory to Shakespeare’s ‘The Tempest’ and the expressive poetry of love and transformation.
Robert Schumann: Märchenerzählungen, Op. 132
Igor Stravinsky: Suite from The Soldier’s Tale (1919)
Thomas Ádes: Court Studies from The Tempest (2005)
Arnold Schoenberg (arr. Steuermann): Verklärte Nacht, Op. 4