New & Classic Works for Strings

FEBRUARY 21, 2021
Sunday at 2 PM

This concert features the world premiere of Falling Together by composer Sarah Hennies, who was recently profiled in The New York Times, and the 2005 piece Popcorn Superhet Receiver by Radiohead guitarist Jonny Greenwood, which was used in the film There Will Be Blood. The program also includes Grieg’s classic Holberg Suite and a popular work by Vaughan Williams.

Program

Sarah Hennies Falling Together World Premiere

Vaughan Williams Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis

Jonny Greenwood Popcorn Superhet Receiver

Grieg Holberg Suite

Program Detail

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Brief remarks by TŌN cellist Eva Roebuck

Sarah Hennies Falling Together
World Premiere
25 min
>Read the concert notes, written by the composer

Brief remarks by TŌN violist Katelyn Hoag

Ralph Vaughan Williams Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
15 min
>Read the concert notes, written by TŌN violinist Xinran Li

Brief remarks by TŌN cellist Pecos Singer

Jonny Greenwood Popcorn Superhet Receiver
18 min
>Read the concert notes, written by TŌN bassist Tristen Jarvis

Brief remarks by TŌN violinist Zhen Liu

Edvard Grieg Holberg Suite
20 min
>Read the concert notes, written by TŌN violinist Misty Drake

All timings are approximate.

Sample the Music

Vaughan Williams Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis

Jonny Greenwood Popcorn Superhet Receiver

Grieg Holberg Suite