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American Portrait: A Concert of Unity

  • Reynolds Performance Hall 223 Beatrice Powell Street Conway United States (map)
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“To stop the flow of music would be like the stopping of time itself; incredible and inconceivable." – Aaron Copland

Join us as we pay homage to the great American composers who found a voice for our country amongst the very European dominated genre. “American Portrait: A Concert of Unity”, is an educational performance that looks into what makes American Music, American.

REPERTOIRE

Fanfare for the Common Man Aaron Copland

“Porgy” Rhapsody for Violin and Orchestra Albert Markov
Violin Concerto, Op. 14Samuel Barber
II. Andante
Min Yen-Chien, violin

An American in Paris – George Gershwin

Lincoln Portrait – Aaron Copland
with a Special Guest as narrator


CONCERT SPONSOR


Directions to Reynolds Performance Hall can be found here.

Parking is available in any campus lot. Handicapped parking is available directly West and South of the Performance Hall. Spaces are limited, so if you have mobility issues and need additional assistance, please call (501) 269-1066.

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