Spoleto Festival USA: Festival Orchestra & Choir Part 2

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SummerStages features another pair of concerts from the Spoleto Festival Orchestra and the Westminster Choir. Alexander Kahn leads the orchestra in Stravinsky's Concerto for String Orchestra and Wagner's beloved Siegfried Idyll and former Westminster director, Joseph Flummerfelt, returns to lead the choir and orchestra in Duruflé's Reqiuem and the Sabat Mater from Verdi's Quattro pezzi sacri.

STRAVINSKY: Concerto for Strings in D major, "Basel"
WAGNER: Siegfried Idyll
ELGAR: Introduction and Allegro, Op.47
Spoleto Festival USA Orchestra
Alexander Kahn, conductor 

(Original performance May 28th, 2012)

VERDI: Stabat Mater from Quattro pezzi sacri
Westminster Choir
Spoleto Festival USA Orchestra
James Flummerfelt, conductor

DURUFLÉ: Requiem
Katharine Goeldner, Mezzo-Soprano
Tyler Duncan, Baritone
Westminster Choir
Charleston Symphony Orchestra Chorus
Spoleto Festival USA Orchestra
James Flummerfelt, conductor 

(Original performance June 5th, 2012)

Listen to the entire program: Spoleto Festival USA: Festival Orchestra & Choir Part 2





Billboard and introduction to Stravinsky's Concerto for String Orchestra featuring a clip from an interview with Joseph Flummerfelt - Lauren Rico and Matt Rogers





STRAVINSKY: Concerto for Strings in D major, "Basel"
Spoleto Festival USA Orchestra
Alexander Kahn, conductor 





Introduction to Wagner's Siegfried Idyll - Lauren Rico and Matt Rogers





WAGNER: Siegfried Idyll
Spoleto Festival USA Orchestra
Alexander Kahn, conductor 





Introduction to Elgar's Introduction and Allegro - Lauren Rico and Matt Rogers





ELGAR: Introduction and Allegro, Op.47
Spoleto Festival USA Orchestra
Alexander Kahn, conductor 





Introduction to Verdi's Stabat Mater including a clip from an interview with Joseph Flummerfelt - Lauren Rico and Matt Rogers





VERDI: Stabat Mater from Quattro pezzi sacri
Westminster Choir
Spoleto Festival USA Orchestra
James Flummerfelt, conductor





Introduction to Duruflé's Reqiuem including a featurette from host Frank Dominguez with interviews from Spoleto Festival USA musicians Anne Manson, Joe Miller, Jack Marquardt and Matt Bronstein - Lauren Rico and Matt Rogers





DURUFLÉ: Requiem
Katharine Goeldner, Mezzo-Soprano
Tyler Duncan, Baritone
Westminster Choir
Charleston Symphony Orchestra Chorus
Spoleto Festival USA Orchestra
James Flummerfelt, conductor 





End of the Show - Lauren Rico and Matt Rogers