Orchestre symphonique de Montréal presents

Concert in the Dark

With the orchestra hidden behind a curtain and the hall plunged into darkness, you’ll be left with only music to whisk you back to the 1960s with, among others, the premiere of a work for electric guitar and orchestra by John Anthony Lennon.

Kent Nagano, conductor
Steve Hill, electric guitar
Olga Gross, piano
Rashaan Allwood, organ
André Moisan, clarinet

Ligeti, Atmosphères
Stockhausen, Klavierstück I, for solo piano
Jimi Hendrix, Purple Haze, for string orchestra
Improvisation inspired by the music of Frank Zappa, for clarinet solo
Bach, Toccata and Fugue in D minor, for Organ, BWV 565
John Anthony Lennon, The Electric Candlelight Concerto, for electric guitar and orchestra – World premiere
R. Strauss, Also sprach Zarathustra, op. 30

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