Klezmer clarinet superstar David Krakauer joins the Boston Modern Orchestra Project as soloist for two works: Lament/Witches' Sabbath by Mathew Rosenblum and Concerto for Klezmer Clarinet by Wlad Marhulets. BMOP continues its exploration of modern classical music inspired by Jewish traditions with two works by Avner Dorman: Uriah and Ellef Symphony. Tickets available through NEC's Jordan Hall Box Office or by calling 617-585-1260.
Boggis, Bunce, and Bean! One fat, one short, one lean! These horrible crooks, so different in looks, were all of them equally mean! One cunning fox, three dastardly farmers, and a whole cast of barnyard buddies bring Roald Dahl's classic tale to musical life on Tobias Picker: Fantastic Mr. Fox.
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Enjoy the many sides of composer of Canadian-American composer Michael Colgrass on this latest release from BMOP/sound. Colgrass gives his take on a (imagined) theme from Mozart on Letter from Mozart. Side by Side features keyboard soloist Joanne Kong performing a one-of-a-kind concerto: harpsichord and piano played simultaneously. The disc closes with The Schubert Birds, a mash-up of a theme by Franz Schubert in a style inspired by jazz saxophonist Charlie "Bird" Parker.