Saturday, November 12, 2011

Clarinetist Anthony McGill Performs Clarinet Concertos of Copland & Mozart at Carnegie Hall Jan. 15

[Anthony McGill]

We have taken great pleasure from our copy of Anthony McGill: That Lightness of Spirit, and since acquiring it have continued to follow Anthony McGill's performance career with interest. Our friend Sergio Mims sends this news of an upcoming concert at Carnegie Hall January 15, 2012:

“I thought you would be interested in this. The Metropolitan Opera principal clarinetist Anthony McGill will be performing with Renée Fleming and the MET Orchestra with Fabio Luisi at Carnegie Hall on Jan 15. He's performing Aaron Coplands' Clarinet Concerto and other works:

Performance Sunday, Jan 15, 2012 | 3 PM
The MET Orchestra
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage
“Clarinetist Anthony McGill is a Metropolitan Opera Orchestra member who performed with violinist Itzhak Perlman and cellist Yo-Yo Ma for the inauguration of President Barack Obama. In 2010, he released his own CD, Anthony McGill: That Lightness of Spirit, which is distributed through Its repertoire is drawn from the music of France, Russia and the United States.”

The MET Orchestra
Fabio Luisi, Principal Conductor
Anthony McGill, Clarinet
Stephen Williamson, Clarinet
Renée Fleming, Soprano Program

MOZART Clarinet Concerto in A Major, K. 622
MAHLER "Ich atmet’ einen linden Duft"
MAHLER "Liebst du um Schönheit"
MAHLER "Um Mitternacht"
MAHLER "Blicke mir nicht in die Lieder"
MAHLER "Ich bin der Welt abhanden gekommen"
COPLAND Clarinet Concerto
BARBER "Give Me Some Music" from Antony and Cleopatra
HERRMANN "I Have Dreamt" from Wuthering Heights
BARBER "Do Not Utter a Word, Anatol" from Vanessa

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