Filed under: concerts, performance grants. Tagged as: 2015 Performance Grants, Allentown Symphony Orchestra, Diane Wittry, Dorothy Gates, Ellen Taaffe Zwilich, River Oaks Chamber Orchestra.
The fantastic performances keep coming with another round of concerts supported in part by WPA Performance Grants!
On Saturday, April 9, the River Oaks Chamber Orchestra of Houston will present the world premiere of a new Trombone Concerto by Dorothy Gates (herself also a trombonist) . The work was commissioned by the ROCO. Find out more information about the concert here. TODAY (Apr. 9) you can Listen Live! ROCO offers their concert today STREAMING here –4:20 Central time for composer talk, 5 pm for the concert!
On both Saturday and Sunday, the Allentown Symphony Orchestra, in Allentown, Pennsylvania, will be presenting Ellen Taaffe Zwilich‘s Celebration Overture. Also notable is that the orchestra is celebrating the 20th anniversary season of conductor Diane Wittry. Read the program notes online, or find out more information about the concert here.
Congratulations to both ensembles! Looking forward to more excellent, inclusive programming in the coming seasons!