Sinfonia da Camera ‘Lilacs’

June 14, 2013

George Walker joins with Sinfonia for a world première of his work for cello and orchestra featuring Dmitry Kouzov, and a performance of his Pulitzer-Prize-winning Lilacs, praised by the Pulitzer Jury as a “…passionate, and very American, musical composition...has a beautiful and evocative lyrical quality using words of Walt Whitman.”

Sinfonia da Camera
Ian Hobson, cond
“Lilacs in Bloom” (10/6/12)
With tenor Albert Lee, cellist Dmitry Kouzov, and composer George Walker

Mendelssohn Overture to Ruy Blas, Op. 95
Walker Lilacs for Voice and Orchestra (Pulitzer Prize-winner)
Walker Movements for Cello and Orchestra world première
Mendelssohn Symphony No. 4 in A Major, Op. 90, “Italian”


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