Premiere of new orchestral work by Elliott Schwartz, "Diamond Jubilee" in honor of the composer's 75th birthday


Jan 25 2011 - 7:30pm

Elliott Schwartz, 2008Elliott Schwartz, 2008"Diamond Jubilee" by Elliott Schwartz, a PSO commission, will be performed by the Portland Symphony Orchestra (Maine), conducted by Robert Moody. Merrill Auditorium, Portland, on Tuesday, January 25th at 7:30 pm.  The piece is a retrospective look back the past 75 years (from 1936 to the present). The concert takes place one week followign the composer's 75th birthday.The performance includes projections of visual images and the use of electronics. Happy Birthday Elliiott!