Ives/Schuman: Variations on “America”
Movement II, Dvorak: “New World” Symphony with images of Westwater Arts “National Park Suite”*
Fratres for strings and percussion, Arvo Pärt with images of Westwater Arts “Sagaland”*
Virgil Thomson: Suite from “The River”
Smetana: “The Moldau”
*Westwater Arts, Symphonic Photochoreography
The stunning visual concerto producer Westwater arts performs with the Newport Symphony orchestra. Symphonic photochoreography is a performance art that blends evocative panoramic photography with live classical music. the Alice Silverman theater comes alive with images from Westwater arts’ National Park Suite, an inspiring tribute to America the beautiful and its remarkable national parks, and Sagaland, a profoundly beautiful visual journey through Iceland’s epic landscapes.
This program is made possible by a grant from the National Endowment for the arts.
Saturday only! Pre-concert talk with Maestro Flatt at 6:45 pm.
The 2017-18 Season is presented by Georgia-Pacific.
Photo credit Westwater Arts
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