Mendelssohn & Bernstein
APRIL 10, 2021
Saturday at 8 PM
Part of TŌN’s Fisher Center concert series
TŌN music director Leon Botstein leads the orchestra in Mendelssohn’s “Scottish” Symphony and Bernstein’s Serenade (after Plato’s Symposium), featuring violin soloist Zongheng Zhang, a winner of the 2020 Bard Conservatory Concerto Competition. Also on the program is the 2008 work Ácana from Cuban-born composer Tania León, and Stravinsky’s Concerto for Piano and Wind Instruments, performed with pianist Blair McMillen.
TŌNteaches: On Thu, Apr 8 at 7:30 PM, acclaimed composer, conductor, and educator Tania León chats with composer and musicologist Sebastian Danila and musicians from The Orchestra Now (TŌN) about her career and her Pulitzer Prize-nominated work Ácana. RSVP at http://bit.ly/TT040821 to receive a link to the live discussion on Zoom.