Masterworks V: Candide
April 7 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Amy Maples, soloist
Christopher Sanders, soloist
University of Maine Singers
William Grant Still “Can’t You Line ‘Em”
Lucas Richman “World Premiere”
Joan Tower “Made in America”
Leonard Bernstein “Selections from Candide”
The Bangor Symphony Orchestra celebrates American composers in April with a program anchored by Leonard Bernstein’s masterpiece of operetta, “Candide.” Works by William Grant Still, Lucas Richman and Joan Tower open the concert before turning to “Candide.” Based on the political satire by Voltaire, Bernstein transforms the work into a moving, open-hearted masterpiece that resonates with audiences to this day.
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