CSO MusicNOW: In Context featuring Jessie Montgomery & Rachel Barton Pine
The thrilling grand finale of the 25th CSO MusicNOW season features works by Mead Composer-in-Residence Jessie Montgomery and the American musical icons who influenced her from an early age. Pieces by composers Richard Einhorn, Julia Perry, Walter Piston and Leonard Bernstein offer a sweeping exploration of the post-modern American classical music era. The program culminates in a celebration of new music in the 21st century with a world premiere violin duo performed by Jessie Montgomery and virtuoso Chicago native Rachel Barton Pine.
Maxwell’s Demon #4
Fanfare for the Fighting French
New Work [World Premiere, MusicNOW Commission]