Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center Presents Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue
Sunday March 27, 2022, 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm$45 – $94
In terms of pure musicality, George Gershwin was America’s Schubert. He composed with a creativity and skill that immortalized his art, and hardly any of his works is more embedded in the world’s musical consciousness than Rhapsody in Blue, originally described by Gershwin as a “symphony” for piano solo and jazz band. This extraordinary chamber music program pays tribute to great composers who crossed the bridge between the classical and jazz idiom, with dazzling results.
Anne-Marie McDermott, Piano
Orion Weiss, Piano
Ida Kavafian, Violin
Orion String Quartet, Ensemble