RSVP by purchasing a ticket before July 22, 2019. This concert will take place in West Anchorage. Receive address after purchasing your ticket.
Doors open at 7:00 for beverages and snacks, concert begins at 7:30.
American music is uniquely mixed in its roots, but other cultures have also adopted American styles in their music. This program features a mixing pot of classical and popular musical cultures of American, Jewish, Brazilian and Japanese music inspired by impressionism and jazz, including titles such as Samba, Bossa Nova, Porch Picking, Dance in Congo Square, Boogie Woogie, and Overdrive.
David Baker: Roots II Piano Trio: ii. Dance in Congo Square, iv. Boogie Woogie
Maurice Ravel: Sonata for Violin and Piano: ii. Blues. Moderato
George Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue
Samuel Barber: Dover Beach
Paul Schoenfeld: Four Music Videos: ii. Bossa Nova, iv. Samba
Toru Takemitsu: Between Tides
Kenji Bunch: String Circle: iv. Porch Picking, v. Overdrive
Ran Cheng, Mario Häring, Eliot Heaton, David Fung, Edwin Kaplan, Christine Harada Li, Richard Lin, Gregory Maytan, John Charles Pierce, Nathaniel Pierce, Leo Singer.
Erin Kim, Concerts Coordinator