Connect with Us

Events

No Results Found.

All Results

No Results Found.

  • Carnegie Hall Presents
  • ZH Zankel Hall
  • SA/PS Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage
  • REW Resnick Education Wing
  • WRH Weill Recital Hall
SUN
MON
TUE
WED
THU
FRI
SAT
Presented by  American Symphony Orchestra

American Symphony Orchestra

The Sounds of Democracy
Wednesday, October 11, 2017 8 PM Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage
URL Copied
American democracy was shaped by the ideals, vision, and principles of its leaders. The legacy of presidents such as Kennedy and Roosevelt inspired the music of Sessions and Bernstein as well as Copland, who wrote Canticle of Freedom in response to the assault on civil liberties during the McCarthy era.
Student Discount Tickets Available at the Box Office
Student Discount Tickets Available at the Box Office

Performers

American Symphony Orchestra

Leon Botstein, Conductor
Pamela Armstrong, Soprano
Thomas Q. Fulton, Jr., Speaker
Bard Festival Chorale
James Bagwell, Director
Manhattan Girls Chorus
Michelle Oesterle, Director

Program

COPLAND Canticle of Freedom
SESSIONS Symphony No. 2
BERNSTEIN Symphony No. 3, "Kaddish"

Event Duration

The program will last approximately one hour and 55 minutes, including one 20-minute intermission.

Pre-Concert Talk

Pre-Concert Talk at 7 PM

Event Information


By clicking the link below, you will be leaving the Carnegie Hall website.

americansymphony.org/democracy/

Stay Up to Date