Digital Masterworks I

Bach to Bloch

February 12, 2021 at 7pm
Now Streaming Online
Lucas Richman, conductor
Spencer Myer, piano

The 125th anniversary season begins with the BSO strings taking center stage for a unique and moving program released exclusively online, available for streaming until March 14th.

What’s Interesting About This Concert

  • Three works never before performed by the BSO are featured, with conductor Lucas Richman serving as a guide to the concert in this first digital offering
  • American pianist Spencer Myer returns for Bach’s most popular piano concerto
  • Composer Florence Price was the first African American female composer to gain national recognition in the 1930s

The Program

  • Ernest BlochConcerto Grosso No. 1
  • Florence Price| Andante Moderato for String Orchestra (from String Quartet in G Major)
  • J.S. Bach| Keyboard Concerto in D minor, BWV 1052, Spencer Myer, piano