Thursday, November 18 at 7:30pm
Bursting with vitality and character, Amy Beach’s “Gaelic” Symphony is among the great American symphonies, full of lush harmonies and sweeping melodies. Music Director Thomas Dausgaard conducts this powerhouse program including a rare double harp concerto by American composer Hannah Lash.
HANNAH LASH: The Peril of Dreams (Seattle Symphony Commission & World Premiere)
BEACH: "Gaelic" Symphony
Thomas Dausgaard, conductor
Hannah Lash, harp
Valerie Muzzolini, harp
2021–2022 Masterworks Season Sponsor: Delta Air Lines
Thomas Dausgaard’s position is generously underwritten as the Harriet Overton Stimson Music Director.
Beach Gaelic Symphony is generously underwritten by The Richard E. Lang and Jane Lang Davis Living Music Program.
Hannah Lash's performances are generously sponsored by an anonymous donor.
Hannah Lash's The Peril of Dreams was commissioned by the Seattle Symphony with the support of Elizabeth and Justus Schlichting.
Hannah Lash's The Peril of Dreams is presented as part of the Seattle Symphony’s New Music WORKS initiative, which is supported in part by a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts.