University of Maryland Wind Orchestra: "...of a rare and special type..."
Sunday, May 5, 2013
Dekelboum Concert Hall
Assistant Conductor William Lake, Jr.
Guest Artists Carl Albach and Julie Landsman
sound worlds collide in a program entitled
a rare and special type..." The University of Maryland Wind
Orchestra, led by music director Michael Votta and assistant conductor William
Lake, is joined by the UMD School of Music Artists-in-Residence the Orpheus
Chamber Orchestra to perform W.A. Mozart’s Serenade in B-flat (“Gran Partita”),
K. 361 and Edgar Varese’s Octandre, Intégrales, and
During Orpheus’s 2011-2012 residency in the UMD
School of Music, Orpheus members engaged in coaching sessions, rehearsals and
masterclasses, providing students the opportunity to experience the Orpheus
conductor-less ensemble performance process. In this concert, members of this
world-renowned chamber orchestra will join the UMD student performers in
bringing these very different works before the audience.
Learn more about
Mozart, Varese, and the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra in the Michelle Smith
Performing Arts Library:
W.A. Mozart - Serenade in
B-flat (“Gran Partita”), K. 361
- learn more about Mozart's life and works through biographies, critical
commentary, and analysis.
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
by the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, held in the collections of the Michelle Smith
Performing Arts Library
- Read more about this conductor-less orchestra and their rise to popularity.