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RAVEL: Daphnis et Chloé

Joyce Yang, piano

RAVEL: Daphnis et Chloé

Julian Kuerti, Conductor, & Joyce Yang, Piano
Friday, May 22, 2020 at 8:00pm
Miller Auditorium
Series:
Symphonic

Creating ballet of the imagination.

Ravel's greatest orchestral score comes to life as the KSO tells the story of Daphnis and Chloé, two shepherds who fall in love and face adventures and adversity, abduction by pirates, and finally are reunited by the kind grace of the god Pan. The story is told in music, with supertitles guiding the audience through the fanciful tale. Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 21 opens the concert with music that was featured in the celebrated film, "Elvira Madigan."

See below for program details!

Guest soloist Joyce Yang's appearance is underwritten by the Robert and Marianne Denes Fund.

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Featured Artists

Julian Kuerti, conductor
Joyce Yang, piano
Bach Festival Chorus
Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra

Program

— Wiser Financial Prelude talk | 7 p.m. —

MOZART (1756 – 1791): Piano Concerto No. 21 in C Major, K. 467
                “Elvira Madigan”
                llegro
                Andante
                Allegro vivace assai
                                Joyce Yang, piano

— Intermission —

RAVEL (1875 – 1937): Daphnis et Chloé
                Bach Festival Chorus

— AfterWORDS discussion with conductor and guests —

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