Just before Carlos Kalmar and the Oregon Symphony head off to New York and their long-awaited Carnegie Hall debut, they've got one very special themed program planned for their home audience in Portland: "Music for a Time of War."
Carlos Kalmar, conductor
• Sanford Sylvan, baritone
Charles Ives: Unanswered Question
• John Adams: The Wound-Dresser (featuring the poem of the same name by Walt Whitman)
Benjamin Britten: Sinfonia da requiem
Ralph Vaughan Williams: Symphony No. 4
Program Notes …
PLEASE NOTE: This concert will be performed without pause until the intermission.
There will be no late seating between the pieces programmed on the first half of the concert.
Please plan accordingly and arrive in plenty of time to be in your seat at the start of the program.