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The Boston Modern Orchestra Project Presents a Joseph Schwantner Portrait Concert

Mar. 01, 2020

The Boston Modern Orchestra Project (BMOP), under the direction of Gil Rose, presents a portrait concert of music by Joseph Schwantner on March 28 at the New England Conservatory’s Jordan Hall. BMOP will play a selection of works reflective of Joseph Schwantner’s long and distinguished composing career, including Aftertones of Infinity (1978), Angelfire (2002), and the Concerto No. 2 for Percussion Section, Timpani, and Orchestra (2011). Joseph Schwantner is this year’s New England Conservatory Malcolm Peyton Composer Artist-in-Residence.

Listen to Joseph Schwantner's New Morning for the World: "Daybreak of Freedom" (1982, rev. 2007):

(New Morning for the World: "Daybreak of Freedom"/Joseph Schwantner/Vernon E. Jordan, narrator,
Evelyn Glennie, percussion/National Symphony Orchestra/Leonard Slatkin, conductor)

To learn more about Joseph Schwantner, visit: schott-music.com

Joseph Schwantner
Angelfire (2002)
2.1.ca.2(2.bcl).2-4.2.2.0-timp.3perc(vib, mar, tri, 4brake d, crot, sm tam-t, 2lg sus cym, bell tree, glsp, xyl, lg tam-t, b.d, sm tam-t, tub bells)-hp.amp pno-str
18'

Concerto No. 2 for Percussion Section, Timpani, and Orchestra (2011)
pic.2.2.ca.2.bcl.1.cbsn-4.2.2.btbn.1-timp.3perc(xyl, vib, mar, rain stick, cowbell, tam-t, sus cym, bng, b.d, chimes, bucket drum, waterphone, bell tree, clav, stainless steel metal mixing bowl, Tibetan singer bowl, water triangle)-hp.pno(amplified)-str
30'

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