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Sunday, May 7, 2017

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afterimage is the String Orchestra of Brooklyn’s debut album and is the culmination of years of careful planning, rehearsal, and recording. With your help, we’re finally ready to release a one-of-a-kind orchestral listening experience! The album features almost 40 musicians, incredible guest artists, and four gorgeous pieces for strings:

High Windows (2013, 12′) – by Christopher Cerrone, commissioned by the String Orchestra of Brooklyn, recorded by the Argus String Quartet and The SOB

Caprice No.6 in G minor “The Trill / Tremolo” (Lento) (4′) – by Niccolò Paganini, recorded by Rachel Lee Priday, violin

Stabat Mater Dolorosa (2009, 29′) – by Jacob Cooper, recorded by Mellissa Hughes, soprano; Kate Maroney, mezzo-soprano; and The SOB

Stabat Mater (Dolorosa) (5′) – by Giovanni Battista Pergolesi, recorded by Mellissa Hughes, soprano; Kate Maroney, mezzo-soprano; David Broome, organ; and The SOB


Il Tramonto: Music of Respighi, Takemitsu, Mahler, Ives + Lash

Saturday, May 20, 2017 at 8:00

St. Ann and the Holy Trinity Church [ Map ]

Guest soloists Sarah Heltzel (mezzo-soprano), Catherine Gregory (flute), and Melanie Genin (harp) join the SOB to perform works by Hannah Lash, Respighi, Ives, Takemitsu, and Mahler.

Hannah Lash: This Ease
Ives: The Pond
Takemitsu: Toward the Sea
Mahler: Adagietto
Respighi: Il Tramonto

General admission: $15
Student/senior: $10

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