Fantasia (Josquin, Schubert, Price, et al.)
September 14, 2023 (Thursday) — 7:00 pm
Kislak Center Class of 1978 Orrery Pavilion, 6th Floor
Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center
3420 Walnut St.
University of Pennsylvania
Min-Young Kim, violin
Mandy Wolman, violin
Matthew Bengtson, piano
Ranging from Josquin des Prez to a Philadelphia premiere by composer and Penn alumnus Jeremy Gill. “Fantasia” also features Florence Price’s rhapsodic Fantasie no. 2 in F# minor and concludes with Schubert's tour de force in C major. Integral to Price’s Fantasie is her setting of the spiritual “Workin’ on My Building," as well as William Levi Dawson’s version of “Talk About a Child that Do Love Jesus”, both manuscripts of which are housed in the Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts as part of the Marian Anderson Collection.
Please Register for this event here.
Pre-concert lecture at 6:15 by Min-Young Kim and Jeremy Gill, followed by the concert at 7:00 pm.
Music in the Pavilion Series
Presented by the University of Pennsylvania's Music Department, the Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts, and the Otto E. Albrecht Music Library, the music series Music in the Pavilion takes place in the beautiful sixth-floor Class of 1978 Orrery Pavilion in Van Pelt Library. (Link to website)
Featured image: Min-Young Kim by Lisa-Marie Mazzucco