The American Woman

The 2020-2021 Season

The American Woman

Saturday, November 14, 2020 - 7:30pm

DONATO CABRERA, CONDUCTOR
DE ANN LETOURNEAU, VIOLIN
MARY BOWDEN, TRUMPET

JOAN TOWER, Fanfare for the Uncommon Woman
PEGGY STUART COOLIDGE, Pioneer Dances
FLORENCE PRICE, Violin Concerto No. 2
JENNIFER HIGDON, Loco
ELLEN TAAFFE ZWILICH, American Concerto
JOAN TOWER, Made in America

The American Woman pays homage to 20th and 21st century female composers who made an indelible mark on classical music. From the bold and vibrant rhythms of Tower’s Fanfare for the Uncommon Woman to the sweeping American melodies of Price’s Violin Concerto No. 2, this program celebrates their unique and distinct voice in music history.

Listen to Donato’s Spotify Playlist: https://tinyurl.com/lvphilnov14

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