"Stravinsky in Context" Pre-Concert Talk
Join us throughout the 2019-20 season of AMHERST SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA, “RUSSIAN MASTERS,” for pre-concert talks at the Center for Russian Culture featuring scholars of music and Russian cultural history.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 4 AT 4:30 PM STRAVINSKY IN CONTEXT
The ASO’s fourth concert in the series features Igor Stravinsky's suite from the ballet Pulcinella as well as the complete music to the ballet Petrushka.
Join Professors Klára Moricz (Department of Music) and Polina Barskova (Research Fellow at the Center for Russian Culture) as they explore the cultural and musical contexts of Stravinsky’s life and art.
Then come to the Orchestra’s concert, on Saturday, March 7 at 8 PM in Buckley Recital Hall, to hear these works in performance.
More information about the concert: https://www.amherst.edu/academiclife/departments/music/events/node/750927