Première of Kenneth Fuchs’ English Horn Concerto in Virginia
May 3, 2007
Conductor JoAnn Falletta will lead the Virginia Symphony Orchestra in the première performance of Kenneth Fuchs’ Eventide, a Concerto for English Horn, Percussion, Harp, Celesta and String Orchestra. George Corbett, English hornist of the VSO, will be the soloist. Concerts are on 17 May at St. Bede Catholic Church, Williamsburg, and 18 May at Regent University Theatre, Virginia Beach, the concerts start at 8 p.m. To purchase tickets, click here.
Falletta conducts Eventide on the Naxos CD 8.559224 “Kenneth Fuchs: An American Place, Eventide, Out of the Dark”, a performance for which she received a 2006 Grammy Award nomination.