Beyond Bebop: Jazz, Classical and the Third Stream
Wednesday, January 31, 2018
A unique chamber music experience! Get a drink, grab a seat up close and settle in for an interactive performance as members of The Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia play in the round. A host will provide background and insight on each work and lead conversations with the musicians between pieces. The performance concludes with a casual audience Q&A.
Program: Beyond Bebop: Jazz, Classical and the Third Stream
A deeper look into rich, fruitful, multifaceted dialogue between jazz and classical music and a genre-blurring exploration into new worlds of improvisation.
Schuller - Densities I for clarinet, vibraphone, harp and contrabass
Ravel - Sonata for Violin and Cello
Schnyder - Haendel in Harlem for violin, clarinet and cello
Schnyder - East for violin, cello, contrabass and harp
Riley - Autumn Leaves 1965
Vidiksis - World Premiere with improvised electronics