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Leonard Bernstein: On the Town

January 31, 2014 - 20:00 to February 1, 2014 - 20:00
Marcus Center
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Francesco Lecce-Chong, conductor
Kathleen Kim, soprano

Bernstein   Three Dance Episodes from On the Town
Foss  Time Cycle
Barber   Knoxville: Summer of 1915, Op. 24
Bernstein   On the Waterfront Symphonic Suite

The voices of America’s masters – Samuel Barber’s Knoxville: Summer of 1915 echoes James Agee’s early memories. Lukas Foss’s Time Cycle sets philosophy to music. Then, Broadway's Leonard Bernstein is heard in his dances from On the Town—and from Hollywood, the suite from On the Waterfront.

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Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra