This week on Oberlin Stage Left, Oberlin Conservatory Large Ensembles bring four works to the broadcast. Performances include Prayer Service for Earnestine by composer and saxophonist Matthew Evan Taylor and Richard Wagner's Siegfried Idyll with the Oberlin Chamber Orchestra, led by Professor Raphael Jiménez. The Contemporary Music Ensemble, led by Professor Tim Weiss, will present Brooklyn native Alvin Singleton's Again (1979). The Oberlin Orchestra, also under the direction of Jiménez, performs the Venezuelan/French/American cellist and composer Paul Desenne's Sinfonia Burocratica ed'Amazzonica.
Matthew Evan Taylor Prayer Service for Earnestine: An African American Requiem
Alvin Singleton Again
Paul Desenne Sinfonia Burocratica ed'Amazzonica
Richard Wagner Siegfried Idyll
Due to copyright/broadcast restrictions, this is a one-time-only performance.
View the complete Stage Left Large Ensemble concert program