Toy Symphony

*Commissioned by the American Composers Orchestra and Music Alive
**Commissioned by the MIT Media Lab
***World Premiere, Commissioned by the MIT Media Lab
****World Premiere
*****Commissioned by the National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland

Gil Rose, conductor

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Concert Date 
Sat, 2003-04-26 19:00
Season 
Pictured Musicians 
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Sparkler (2001) for orchestra and interactive computer electronics*
Nature Suite (2002) for orchestra and four children playing music shapers**
Gestures (2003) for chamber orchestra and six children playing music shapers***
Gestures (2003) for chamber orchestra and six children playing music shapers***
Nerve (2002) for six children and two percussionists playing eight networked beatbugs**
Compositions for string orchestra and orchestra written by children with the compositional software Hyperscore (2003)****
Toy Symphony for orchestra, solo hyperviolin, children's chorus, and music toys (2002)*****

Toy Symphony

*Commissioned by the American Composers Orchestra and Music Alive
**Commissioned by the MIT Media Lab
***World Premiere, Commissioned by the MIT Media Lab
****World Premiere
*****Commissioned by the National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland
Gil Rose, conductor
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Concert Date 
Sat, 2003-05-17 19:00
Season 
Pictured Musicians 
Contributing Musician Meta 
Sparkler (2001) for orchestra and interactive computer electronics*
Nature Suite (2002) for orchestra and four children playing music shapers**
Gestures (2003) for chamber orchestra and six children playing music shapers***
Gestures (2003) for chamber orchestra and six children playing music shapers***
Nerve (2002) for six children and two percussionists playing eight networked beatbugs**
Compositions for string orchestra and orchestra written by children with the compositional software Hyperscore (2003)****
Toy Symphony for orchestra, solo hyperviolin, children's chorus, and music toys (2002)*****

Cross Currents

Gil Rose, conductor

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Concert Date 
Fri, 2001-10-05 20:00
Season 
Contributing Musician Meta 
Rumanian Folk Dances (1917)
Suite on English Folk Tunes "A time there was..." (1966-1975)
Eternal Rock (2001)
Korean komungo
Fourth Symphony (1991-1993)
baritone
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Pan-Latin Rhythms

*To the memory of Astor Piazzolla
**World Premiere commissioned by FleetBoston Celebrity Series with funds provided by the Catherine and Paul Buttenwieser Foundation

Gil Rose, conductor

Presented by FleetBoston Celebrity Series

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Concert Date 
Fri, 2001-11-16 20:00
Season 
Contributing Musician Meta 
Original selections from Cuba, Puerto Rico, Venezuela, and Peru
ensemble
Cuatro estaciones porteñas (Four Seasons in Buenos Aires) (1964-1970)
Deaths of the Angel (1996)*
Prisma de amores (2001) Song Suite for Chamber Orchestra and Latin Ensemble**
ensemble
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Boston ConNECtion

*World premiere
Selected score from the 4th annual BMOP/NEC composition competition
**Winner of the 3rd annual BMOP/NEC concerto competition
***World premiere
Co-commissioned by BMOP and the Serge Koussevitsky Music Foundation

Gil Rose, conductor

In honor of Arthur Berger's 90th birthday, this concert completes a series of BMOP performances and recordings of the composer's complete orchestra works.

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Concert Date 
Sat, 2002-01-19 20:00
Season 
Pictured Musicians 
Contributing Musician Meta 
Gestations (1999, rev. 2001)*
Concerto for Guitar and Orchestra (1951)
guitar**
Serenade Concertante (1944, rev. 1951)
Prelude, Aria, and Waltz (1982)
Concerto for Violin and Orchestra (2001)***
violin
Flyin' Home (1997)
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Journey into Jazz

Gil Rose, conductor

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Concert Date 
Sun, 2002-02-24 15:00
Season 
Contributing Musician Meta 
Music for the Theatre (1925)
Wayang V (1984)
piano
Journey into Jazz (1962)
narrator
trumpet
alto sax
tenor sax
bass
drums
Improvisations (1961)
trumpet
bass
drums
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Lukas Foss: Griffelkin

Gil Rose, conductor

Celebrating Lukas Foss's 80th Birthday

Libretto by Alastair Reed

Griffelkin: Kendra Colton
Grandmother: Marion Dry
Statue: Elizabeth Keusch
Letterbox: Yegishe Manucharyan
First Lion: Drew Poling
Second Lion: David Cushing
Little Boy: Emily Browder
Little Girl: Misa Ann Iwama
Mother: Janna Baty
Policeman: Aaron Engebreth
Shopkeeper: Lynn Torgove
First Housewife: Anne Harley
Second Housewife: Anne Carolyn Bird
Third Housewife: Glorivy Arroyo
Adult chorus: Back Bay Chorale
Children's chorus: Members of the Boston Children's Opera and guests

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Concert Date 
Fri, 2002-03-29 20:00
Season 
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Contributing Musician Meta 
Griffelkin (1955)
Griffelkin
Mother
Policeman
First Housewife
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Lukas Foss: Griffelkin

Gil Rose, conductor

The Fromm Concert at Tanglewood presented by the Tanglewood Music Center

Libretto by Alastair Reed

Griffelkin: Kendra Colton
Grandmother: Marion Dry
Statue: Elizabeth Keusch
Letterbox: Yegishe Manucharyan
First Lion: Drew Poling
Second Lion: David Cushing
Little Boy: Emily Browder
Little Girl: Misa Ann Iwama
Mother: Janna Baty
Policeman: Aaron Engebreth
Shopkeeper: Lynn Torgove
First Housewife: Anne Harley
Second Housewife: Anne Carolyn Bird
Third Housewife: Glorivy Arroyo
Adult chorus: Back Bay Chorale

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Concert Date 
Thu, 2002-07-25 20:30
Season 
Pictured Musicians 
Contributing Musician Meta 
Griffelkin (1955)
Griffelkin
Mother
Policeman
First Housewife
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Clash II

Gil Rose, conductor

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Concert Date 
Fri, 2001-04-13 20:00
Season 
Pictured Musicians 
Contributing Musician Meta 
The Dog Breath Variations/Uncle Meat (a.k.a. Dog/Meat) (1969)
Banana/Dump Truck (1994)
Verstelwerk (1996)
Be-Bop Tango (1973)
Outrage at Valdez (1993)
G-Spot Tornado (1986)

Orchestral Music at the Technological Frontier

*World premiere
**MIDI files of the player piano parts realized by Paul D. Lehrman

Gil Rose, conductor

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Concert Date 
Thu, 2001-05-03 20:00
Season 
Pictured Musicians 
Contributing Musician Meta 
Concerto for Conductor and Orchestra (2001)*
Concerto for Ondes Martenot and Orchestra (1947)
Dream Songs (2000-2001)
primary voice
Forever and Ever (1993)
hyperviolin
Ballet Mechanique (1924)**
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