– J. Tower
– W. G. Still: Symphony No. 1
– L. Bernstein: music from West Side Story
Thanks to its high artistic standard, this American university orchestra enjoys great popularity and recognition among audiences and professionals alike. During its European tour, which will take in Prague’s Rudolfinum, it will present a repertoire comprised of beautiful compositions from some of America’s finest composers of the 20th century. During this virtuoso orchestral and soloist performance, the audience can hear the work of Joan Tower, the Grammy Award-winning contemporary composer of film music. People can also look forward to William Grant Still Symphony No. 1, one of America’s most performed compositions, and finally the music of West Side Story by Leonard Bernstein.