Friday, January 27, 2012 | 8:00pm
Program Notes hosted by The Score Board at 7:00pm
Andrew Norman Air: Concerto for Theremin (2011)
Dalit Warshaw, theremin
Keeril Makan Dream Lightly: Electric Guitar Concerto (2008)
Seth Josel, electric guitar
Eric Chasalow Horn Concerto (2008)
Bruno Schneider, french horn
Avner Dorman Mandolin Concerto (2006)
Avi Avital, mandolin
Luciano Berio Chemins II su Sequenza VI (1967)
John Stulz, viola

Gil Rose, conductor

The Score Board is a group of New England-based composers serving as BMOP's vanguard of composer-advocates through volunteerism, direct support and activities, community-building, and curating BMOP's annual Club Concert series.

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