December 13, 2017

Henry Mollicone

Premiere Performance – Concerto for Violin and Orchestra

Mollicone's new work performed by Eric Kujawsky and the Redwood Symphony Orchestra, with violin soloist Alexander Eisenberg.

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Thoughts on Copland’s 12-tone pieces: “Inscape” and “Connotations”

For the first time, I listened to Copland’s “Inscape”. This piece to my ear is stronger than “Connotations”, which was written 5 years earlier. Even though it’s not my favorite Copland, it is strong and bold (in the sense of Ruggles), and like Stravinsky, Copland maintains enough of his stylistic elements from the past to […]