Mother Nature Speaks
The second concert of Mission Chamber Orchestra of San Jose's 24th Season, Spotlight on Women. Points of interest include:
Mendelssohn was only 17 when he wrote an overture inspired by the fairies, elves, and forest spirits of Shakespeare’s play.
Mahler originally included Blumine as the second movement of his Symphony no. 1.
Before beginning composing her own music in the 1990s, Adrienne Albert enjoyed a long career as a singer working with composers including Igor Stravinsky, Leonard Bernstein, Philip Glass, and Gunther Schuller.
- Venue: Hammer Theatre Center
- Date: Sat November 2, 2019 7:30pm
- City: San Jose
- Email: [email protected]
- Price Range: $10 to $25
- Tickets: 408-236-3350
Piano Concerto no. 1, op. 15
A Midsummer’s Night Dream: Overture, op. 21
Blumine (What the Flowers Tell Me)
Variations on a Theme of Joseph Haydn, op. 56a