April 24–26, 2021

Debussy, Abrahamsen & Shostakovich

Hans Abrahamsen’s atmospheric new piano concerto, performed using only the left hand, brings to light how physical disabilities and social isolation can transform the acts of composing and listening to music. Abrahamsen’s whimsical arrangement of Debussy’s Children’s Corner opens the program, which also includes Lutosławski’s moving tribute to Béla Bartók and Shostakovich’s joyous Sixth Symphony. 

Program

Debussy/Abrahamsen: Children’s Corner
Hans Abrahamsen: Left, alone
Lutosławski: Musique funèbre (In memory of Béla Bartók)
Shostakovich:
Symphony No. 6

Artists

Carlos Kalmar, conductor
Tamara Stefanovich,
piano
Oregon Symphony

This concert is part of Classical Series B

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PORTLAND
  • SAT, APR 24, 2021, 7:30 PM
  • SUN, APR 25, 2021, 2:00 PM
  • MON, APR 26, 2021, 7:30 PM

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