Last November, conductor Leon Botstein led The Orchestra Now in a livestreamed, physically distanced performance of the Chamber Symphony No. 1 of composer Arnold Schoenberg, who was born 147 years ago this week. TŌN clarinetist Matthew Griffith writes that “the Chamber Symphony No. 1 is a landmark at a distinctly pivotal moment in the history of classical music. . . . There are only 15 players on the stage, but the expressive range and intensity still sounds remarkably like a full orchestra.” You can read Matthew’s full concert notes on the work by clicking here.
http://theorchestranow.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/TON-Logo-300x107.png 0 0 Brian Heck http://theorchestranow.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/TON-Logo-300x107.png Brian Heck2021-09-17 10:27:312021-09-17 10:27:31VIDEO FLASHBACK: Schoenberg's Chamber Symphony No. 1