Virtual Gaithersburg Book Festival To Feature ‘American Dirt’ Author
Feb 18, 2021
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Feb 10, 2021
BSO Sessions episodes begin with a performance premiere at 8 pm, followed by on-demand access through June 2021 ($10 pay-per-view and $19.99 monthly all-access).
Composers have written passionate love letters through their works for centuries. Learn about the love stories behind the music including Wagner’s Siegfried Idyll, a birthday present to his second wife; the fourth movement of Mahler’s Symphony No. 5, a love poem to his wife; Elgar’s Sospiri, a passionate piece dedicated to his long-time friend, violinist W.H. Reed; and Sibelius’s Rakastava (The Lover), inspired by a Finnish poem about a muse. Members of the BSO share their personal loveView more
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BSO Sessions episodes begin with a performance premiere at 8 pm, followed by on-demand access through June 2021.