SATURDAY OCT 19 4:30PM
Oakton VA - Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Fairfax - UUCF
Adults: $25; 18 and under Free
ELGAR CELLO CONCERTO
WMP opens its season with Gwyneth Walker’s dramatic setting of Langston Hughes famous poem. Virgil Thomson’s witty Symphony takes hymn tunes and other Americana to a different and thoroughly enjoyable level. Maryland Symphony cellist Molly Jones performs Elgar’s beloved and poetic Cello Concerto, his last work for orchestra. Each concert will begin with vocal selections from the Great American Song Book performed by Soprano Elizabeth Kluegel.
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Great American Song Book Selections:
Acclaimed Soprano Elizabeth Kluegel performs Gershwin’s Summertime & The Man I Love, and Cole Porter’s I’ve Got You Under My Skin with the orchestra.
GWYNETH WALKER Let America be America Again, Charles Williams, Narrator
VIRGIL THOMSON Symphony on A Hymn Tune
ELGAR Cello Concerto Molly Jones, Cellist
Season Flex Passes still available!
WMP Announces its 2019-2020 Season,
"Focus on America"
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The WMPA Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Caroline Mousset as WMPA Executive Director. Click here for the full announcement.
2019-2020 Season Philharmonic Auditions