Janinah Burnett, soprano
George Walker: Folk Songs for Orchestra
Samuel Barber: Knoxville: Summer of 1915
Antonín Dvořák: Symphony No. 9, “From the New World”
Dvořák’s Symphony from the New World paints a musical landscape inspired by the African-American and Native-American melodies that make up our cultural fabric. Together with Pulitzer Prize-winning composer George Walker’s Folk Songs for Orchestra and Samuel Barber’s Knoxville: Summer of 1915, this program highlights the richness of America’s musical legacy.
Watch this performance live on January 15 at 8:00 PM ET. If you are unable to watch live, a rental recording will be available for purchase several days after the event.
TSO in HD is made possible through the generous support of Buckeye Broadband.
Artists and programs subject to change.