William Grant Still & the Harlem Renaissance: Symphony No. 4

Jazz and orchestral music intermingle in a fitting tribute to the dean of African-American composers.

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Program

  • ELLINGTON: Three Black Kings
  • GERSHWIN: Second Rhapsody
  • Intermission
  • Adolphus HAILSTORK: new work for orchestra (world premiere, LA Phil commission)
  • STILL: Symphony No. 4, "Autochthonous"

Artists

  • Los Angeles Philharmonic
  • Thomas Wilkins conductor
  • Aaron Diehl piano

About This Performance

PART OF WILLIAM GRANT STILL & THE HARLEM RENAISSANCE

Back in the 1930s, the LA Phil performed William Grant Still’s music conducted by the composer. Now, Thomas Wilkins leads a program combining jazz and orchestral music, including Still’s Fourth Symphony and a new tribute to Still.

In partnership with the California African American Museum

 

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