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Bard Music Festival: Korngold and his World

The American Symphony Orchestra is proud to once again perform an opera as part of Bard SummerScape, and take part in the 30th Bard Music Festival at the stunning Richard B. Fisher Center for the Performing Arts at Bard College. Nestled in the beautiful Hudson Valley, the Fisher Center was designed by Frank Gehry.


Bard Music Festival presents:

Program Three

The Orchestral Imagination

Saturday, August 10, 2019
at the Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater

7 PM Preconcert Talk
8 PM Performance: American Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Leon Botstein, music director

Julius Bittner (1874-1939), Prelude to Der Musikant (1909)
Franz Schreker (1878-1934), Vom ewigen Leben (1923/1927)
Erich Wolfgang Korngold (1897–1957), Piano Concerto in C-sharp Major, for the left hand, Op. 17 (1923)
Alexander von Zemlinsky (1871–1942), Lyric Symphony, Op. 18 (1922-23)

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Bard Music Festival presents:

Program Nine

Sustaining the Beautiful: Art During and After the Catastrophe

Saturday, August 17, 2019
at the Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater

7 PM Preconcert Talk
8 PM Performance: American Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Leon Botstein, music director

Erich Wolfgang Korngold (1897-1957), Symphony in F-sharp Major, Op. 40 (1949-52)
Paul Hindemith (1895-1963), Symphonia Serena (1946)
Richard Strauss (1864-1949), Four Last Songs (1948)

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