Also sprach Zarathustra

Wed, Mar 13, 2019, 5 PM
Presented by Bard’s First-Year Seminar

at The Richard B. Fisher Center for the Performing Arts at Bard College, Sosnoff Theater
in Annandale-on-Hudson, NY


No RSVP necessary

  • As students in Bard’s First-Year Seminar read Friedrich Nietzsche’s Also sprach Zarathustra, conductor and historian Leon Botstein explores the relationship between Nietzsche and music
  • A discussion is accompanied by musical excerpts, then a full performance by The Orchestra Now and audience Q&A
  • R. Strauss Also sprach Zarathustra
    and music by Nietzsche


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Feb 9 & 10 at the Fisher Center

All-Karol Rathaus Concert

Feb 24 at LeFrak Concert Hall

Also sprach Zarathustra

Mar 13 at the Fisher Center

Fabio Luisi conducts Brahms' Second Symphony

Mar 26 at Rose Theater

Verdi's Requiem

Apr 6 & 7 at the Fisher Center

Beethoven's Seventh Symphony

Apr 13 at Olin Hall

Schubert's Fifth Symphony

Apr 14 at Hudson Hall

De Profundis: Out of the Depths

Apr 27 & 28 at the Fisher Center

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May 2 at Carnegie Hall

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May 19 at The Metropolitan Museum of Art