Friday, March 12, 2021 05:29 PM

CSO PRESENTS LIVE CONCERTS AND DIGITAL PERFORMANCE OF DVORAK STRING SERENADE - THE CHATTANOOGAN

The Chattanooga Symphony & Opera will present Dvork String Serenade live at Signal Crest United Methodist on Thursday, March 18, and Friday, March 19, at 7 p.m. Patrons who prefer to experience the concert from home can also purchase access to a livestream of Thursdays performance for $10 per household.

The program will include Dvorks joyous Serenade for Strings, one his most popular works, alongside Beethovens Duo For Clarinet And Bassoon and Poulencs Sonata For Clarinet and Bassoon.

For this concert, we are featuring two unique works for clarinet and bassoon duo by Poulenc and Beethoven, said CSO Music Director Kayoko Dan. The combination of these two instruments creates a unique blend and, at times, contrast of colors. In addition to the duos, we are performing Dvorks Serenade for Strings. This work was written shortly after the birth of Dvorks son, and it embodies beauty, optimism, playfulness, and elegance, which I believe is essential in our lives right now.

Concerts in the First Horizon Foundation Instrumental Series feature smaller ensembles of musicians, limited audience sizes, and socially distanced seating. Tickets will not be sold at the venue and attendees will be required to wear masks, follow social distancing guidelines, and adhere to ...

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