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Brahms & His World

  • Macky Auditorium 1595 Pleasant Street Boulder, CO, 80302 United States (map)

BRAHMS Tragic Overture

SMYTH Concerto for Violin and Horn Jennifer Frautschi, violin; Eric Ruske, horn

SHUMANN Symphony No. 4

Like his mentor, Robert Schumann, Joannes Brahms inspired the next generation of composers, including Dame Ethel Smyth (1858-1944), a pioneering composer, author and suffragette. Her glorious double concerto reflects his influence (and that of Strauss), while asserting her own unique compositional voice.

Earlier Event: January 14
A Night of Pops: Tribute to Leroy Anderson
Later Event: January 14
An Act of God