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BFO: American Soundscapes with Tessa Lark, violin

July 1 @ 8:00 pm

TICKETS: Premium Reserved $49 | General Reserved $29 | Lawn $20 | Children & Students (with valid student ID) $10
GATES OPEN: @ 5:45 Early Entry | 6:00 General Public
ALCOHOL: Patrons will be permitted to bring in outside alcohol for this performance

Program: American Soundscapes

Works using American folk and popular musical heritage for inspiration.

Gabriel Kahane: Five Orchestral Songs from Magnificent Bird

Leonard Bernstein: Serenade (after Plato’s “Symposium”)

Antonín Dvořák: Symphony No. 8

At this time, Britt does not plan on requiring any COVID patron restrictions during the 2022 season.

Guest Artist: Tessa Lark, violin

Violinist Tessa Lark is one of the most captivating artistic voices of our time, consistently praised by critics and audiences for her astounding range of sounds, technical agility, and musical elegance. In 2020 she was nominated for a GRAMMY in the Best Classical Instrumental Solo category and received one of Lincoln Center’s prestigious Emerging Artist Awards, the special Hunt Family Award. Other recent honors include a 2018 Borletti-Buitoni Trust Fellowship and a 2016 Avery Fisher Career Grant, Silver Medalist in the 9th Quadrennial International Violin Competition of Indianapolis, and winner of the 2012 Naumburg International Violin Competition. A budding superstar in the classical realm, she is also a highly acclaimed fiddler in the tradition of her native Kentucky, delighting audiences with programming that includes Appalachian and bluegrass music and inspiring composers to write for her. Read More

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Pre-Concert Talk: 7:00 PM on the Sam & Hannelore Enfield Stage in the Performance Garden

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