Copland & Bruckner

Sat, Sep 24, 2016, 8 PM & Sun, Sep 25, 2016, 2 PM
Part of the series TŌN at the Fisher Center

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

  • Works by Copland and Bruckner
  • TŌN performs a clarinet concerto and a symphony
  • Conducted by Leon Botstein; “relentlessly innovative” –The New York Times
  • With clarinetist Viktor Toth, a winner of Bard Conservatory's 2016 Concerto Competition

The Music

Copland: Clarinet Concerto
Jazz-infused and bittersweet. Renowned bandleader and clarinetist Benny Goodman premiered the work on an NBC radio broadcast.

Bruckner: Symphony No. 5
Monumental and compelling. Leon Botstein led the most recent of only three recordings of the rarely-performed 1896 version.

The Artists

LEON BOTSTEIN, conductor
VIKTOR TOTH ‘16clarinet

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Copland: Clarinet Concerto

Bruckner: Symphony No. 5

Photo by Matt Dine


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