Chicago, IL / 129

Tuesday, November 15, 2005  |  Harris Theater  |  Presented by WFMT Radio and Harris Theater

About

From the Harris Theater for Music and Dance in Chicago, Illinois, this week’s show features the superb violinist and Chicago native Rachel Barton Pine in performances with the Chicago Children’s Choir, under the direction of Josephine Lee, and the Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Allen Tinkham.

Performers and Repertoire:

The Chicago Children’s Choir and the Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestra’s Encore Chamber Orchestra perform Simple Gifts and Zion’s Walls from “Old American Songs” by Aaron Copland

Violinist Rachel Barton Pine and the Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestra’s Encore Chamber Orchestra perform Scottish Fantasy, Op.46, IV. Finale: Allegro guerriero by Max Bruch

Violinist Rachel Barton Pine and the Chicago Children’s Choir performs the Macedonian folk song “Tatkovina” arranged by Greg Jasperse

Violinist Rachel Barton Pine, the Chicago Children’s Choir, and the Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestra’s Encore Chamber Orchestra perform Requiem, III. Sanctus by Gabriel Fauré

Violinist Rachel Barton Pine and pianist Christopher O’Riley perform a Chicago medley, arranged by Rachel Barton Pine and Greg Jasperse

Release Dates

  • Monday, July 31, 2006
  • Monday, January 16, 2006

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