Friday, November 30, 2018
The Boston Modern Orchestra Project (BMOP), the nation’s premier orchestra dedicated exclusively to commissioning, performing, and recording new orchestral music, presents the concert’s eponymous Trouble written by Indian-American composer Vijay Iyer featuring Korean-American violinist Jennifer Koh, one of the few new works of concert music that ruminates specifically on the minority experience in the United States. Led by Artistic Director and Conductor Gil Rose, BMOP also celebrates the Boston premieres of Cello Concerto by Lukas Foss featuring cellist David Russell, Evidence by Matthew Aucoin, and Acrobats of God by Carlos Surinach.
Carlos Surinach – Acrobats of God (1960)
Vijay Iyer – Trouble (2017)
Jennifer Koh, violin
Lukas Foss – Cello Concerto (1966)
David Russell, cello
Matthew Aucoin – Evidence (2016)