Clarinet Concerto No. 2
solo clarinet, 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 bassoons, 2 horns, 2 trumpets, timpani, strings
First performance: December 25, 1813. Heinrich Baermann, clarinet soloist.
II. Romanze: Andante con moto
III. Alla Polacca
Sparks will fly with the joy, energy, and diversity of American music. Enjoy favorites from William Grant Still, Aaron Copland, and Joan Tower. Experience the Coltrane-inspired virtuosity of John Adams’ spirited Saxophone Concerto.