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The Chelsea Symphony: RAGE + REMEMBRANCE / June 30 feat. Corigliano, Beetho...

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The DiMenna Center for Classical Music

450 West 37th Street

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The Chelsea Symphony presents the season finale of RESOLUTION with a concert featuring John Corigliano's Symphony No. 1. Written in the late 1980s, the AIDS pandemic was claiming the lives of many. As the first of his large format works, the symphonic form here is used to commemorate, as the composer noted, "my friends – those I had lost and the one I was losing." Partly inspired by the NAMES Project AIDS Memorial Quilt, the first movement is subtitled "Apologue: Of Rage and Remembrance," and is dedicated to a pianist. The next two movements commemorate a music executive and a cellist. In the finale, a tarantella melody played by piano in a featured role and the cello line from the previous movements are juxtaposed against “a repeated pattern consisting of waves of brass chords ... [to convey] an image of timelessness."

The winning composition from the 2018-19 TCS Composition Competition, now in its fifth year, will open the performance. EJ Lee comes back to the TCS stage as soloist on Beethoven's Violin Concerto for Sunday's matinee.

Concert will be held at the DiMenna Center for Classical Music, 450 West 37th Street

TCS 2018-19: RESOLUTION Music of Social Action
SUNDAY, JUNE 30 at 2:00 PM
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PROGRAM
TBD: Winning Piece of the 2018-19 Composition Competition
Ludwig van Beethoven: Violin Concerto in D Major, op. 61 (EJ Lee, violin; Sunday only)
John Corigliano: Symphony No. 1

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Matthew Aubin and Mark Seto

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$25 for unassigned premium reserved areas within the venue

CONCERT LOCATION
The DiMenna Center for Classical Music
450 West 37th Street
New York, NY

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