On March 7, TŌN’s assistant conductor, Andrés Rivas, led the orchestra in a streaming concert from the Fisher Center at Bard that featured four works for string orchestra: English composer Bruce Montgomery’s 1950 work Concertino for String Orchestra, the Serenade for String Orchestra by American composer Victor Herbert, Swedish composer Ingvar Lidholm’s Music for Strings, and the 1934 piece Impresión nocturna from Spanish composer Andrés Gaos. Scroll down below the video for basic program info and timings, or click here to read the full concert program.
0:51 Introductory remarks by TŌN cellist Sara Page
5:46 Bruce Montgomery Concertino for String Orchestra
Read concert notes by TŌN violinist Shaina Pan by clicking here.
23:25 Andrés Gaos Impresión nocturna
Read concert notes by TŌN violinist Nicole Oswald by clicking here.
35:54 Introductory remarks by TŌN violinist Bram Margoles
37:21 Ingvar Lidholm Music for Strings
Read concert notes by TŌN violinist Yinglin Zhou by clicking here.
57:25 Introductory remarks by TŌN violinist Bram Margoles
59:51 Victor Herbert Serenade for String Orchestra
Read concert notes by Steve V. Sinclair by clicking here.