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    Symphony of Psalms

    Presented by at NEC's Jordan Hall

    June 5, 2011


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    Symphony of Psalms

    Simultaneously majestic and passionate, Symphony of Psalms remains one of Stravinsky’s most popular works. The unique orchestration replaces violins and violas with two pianos and harp, making it sound more archaic and rhythmically potent. The Symphony reflects a renewal of faith by Stravinsky and inexorably builds to a climax of timeless, beatific joy. The New England Philharmonic joins Chorus pro Musica for this performance.
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    Simultaneously majestic and passionate, Symphony of Psalms remains one of Stravinsky’s most popular works. The unique orchestration replaces violins and violas with two pianos and harp, making it sound more archaic and rhythmically potent. The Symphony reflects a renewal of faith by Stravinsky and inexorably builds to a climax of timeless, beatific joy. The New England Philharmonic joins Chorus pro Musica for this performance.
    The program will also include the world premiere of a new commission by composer Abbie Betinis.
     


    NEC's Jordan Hall

    30 Gainsborough Street
    Boston, MA 02115

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    Admission Info:

    $27-$42-$57 includes a $2 preservation for Jordan Hall. 10% discount for seniors, students, WGBH, GBCC, and groups of 6+.


    General Day and Time Info:

    3:00 PM


    phone: 800-658-4276


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    • Event Name: Symphony of Psalms
      4.5 out of 5 stars rating "Great Show, Great Chorus, Great Composer!"
      Review posted by: Christine H from Boston, MA, Jun 14, 2011

      This was my first venture into choir and the group blew me away! Their timing was spot on. The only downside was that Google maps completely screwed up the location of NEC (putting it somewhere on... Expand

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