Elgar Enigma Variations

Jan 11

1:30 PM

Ives, Elgar

Friday, January 11, 2019

“In song, you have one of the most amazing diaries of any generation’s culture at a given time,” states Thomas Hampson. The esteemed baritone joins Bramwell Tovey for a concert of American music and songs, followed by Elgar's portraits of his own circle of friends in the Enigma Variations.

Program

Ives, orch. Schuman Variations on “America”
Ives & Lowry, arr. Adams At the River
Copland Selections from Old American Songs
Still In Memoriam: The Colored Soldiers Who Died for Democracy
Damrosch & Kipling Danny Deever
Daugherty Letter to Mrs. Bixby from Letters from Lincoln
Corigliano One Sweet Morning from One Sweet Morning
Elgar Enigma Variations

PRECONCERT CONVERSATION — Note New Time

Preconcert conversation with Johann Buis
30 minute run-time

Thursday, January 10, 6:45-7:15 Grainger Ballroom
Friday, January 11, 12:15-12:45 Armour Stage
Saturday, January 12, 6:45-7:15 Armour Stage

Additional Dates for this Program

Sponsors

Global Sponsor of the CSO

Official Airline of the CSO

This program is partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency.