2009-2010 Concert 2
SENSATIONAL HILA PLITMANN RETURNS!
Saturday November 14, 2009 8 pm
Independence Seaport Museum, Philadelphia, PA
Sunday November 15, 2009 7:30 pm
Lang Hall, Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, PA
Libby Larsen: SONNETS FROM THE PORTUGUESE
Essa Pekka Salonen: FIVE IMAGES AFTER SAPPHO
Franz Schrecker: CHAMBER SYMPHONY
Soprano, Hila Plitmann
2009 Grammy Award winner Hila Plitmann joins James Freeman and O2001 for concerts of music on texts by two remarkable poets: Sappho and Elizabeth Barrett Browning. Schreker’s rarely performed masterwork of 1916 completes this exciting program.