William Grant Still & the Harlem Renaissance: Symphony No. 4
Jazz and orchestral music intermingle in a fitting tribute to the dean of African-American composers.
- Three Black Kings
- Second Rhapsody
- new work for orchestra (world premiere, LA Phil commission)
- Symphony No. 4, "Autochthonous"
- Los Angeles Philharmonic
- Thomas Wilkins conductor
- Aaron Diehl piano
About This Performance
Back in the 1930s, the LA Phil performed William Grant Still’s music conducted by the composer. Now, Thomas Wilkins leads a program combining jazz and orchestral music, including Still’s Fourth Symphony and a new tribute to Still.
In partnership with the California African American Museum
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