Earth on Fire: ASU Symphony Orchestra and Brooklyn Rider
Ruth Crawford Seeger: Rissolty Rossolty
Ruth Crawford Seeger: Songs (world premiere arrangements by Colin Jacobson)
Michael Abels: Global Warming
Osvaldo Golijov: Tenebrae for string quartet
Gabriela Lena Frank: Contested Eden
Ascending Bird (trad. Persian song)
As part of the prestigious ASU Visiting Quartet Residency Program, the critically acclaimed string quartet Brooklyn Rider joins the ASU Symphony Orchestra in a rich tapestry of musical selections exploring major issues facing a global, interconnected society on a warming planet. With its intrepid musical appetite, the quartet will act as leaders, soloists, and collaborators throughout the evening on this fascinating and thought-provoking musical journey. Works by Ruth Crawford Seeger, Michael Abels, Gabriela Lena Frank and others.