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Ballet Suite No 2 for Orchestra

Shostakovich Dimitri | Chen Mei Ann

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Duration:
20m 59s
Title on Youtube:
Dmitri Shostakovich: Ballet Suite No. 2 for Orchestra (ROCO)
Description on Youtube:
ROCO launched its 2016–2017 season with a program entitled “Dance Like No One’s Watching”. Led by conductor Mei-Ann Chen, with Scott St. John returning as concertmaster, the program featured the world premiere of Jennifer Higdon's Dance Card, with Fanny Mendelssohn’s Overture in C Major, Mikhail Glinka’s Kamarinskaya, Dmitri Shostakovich’s Ballet Suite No. 2 for Orchestra, and the “Song” and “Intermezzo” from Kodály’s “Háry János Suite” with Chester Englander as soloist on cimbalom. Performed September 24, 2016, at The Church of St. John the Divine, Houston, TX.