Harbison The Great Gatsby - Orchestra and Chorus of Emmanuel Music
July 11, 2013
A reprise of the Boston premiere of the opera based on F. Scott Fitzgerald's classic novel. Composer John Harbison presents a soundscape evoking the Roaring Twenties while reflecting the story's dark underlying themes of romantic obsession, corruption, betrayal, and murder.
Great Gatsby Post-Concert Party!
The Joseph C. McNay/ New England Foundation Concert Tanglewood's Hawthorne Tent is transformed into a Speakeasy for this roaring '20s bash. Find your flapper dress and beads and dance the night away to live music from the Jazz Age while you sip cocktails and enjoy canapes and other refreshments reminiscent of the Gatsby era. Mingle with the artists from the concert.