Courtney Lewis, conductor
Anthony McGill, clarinet
Copland: Clarinet Concerto
Ellington: Celebration (written for the Jacksonville Symphony)
Courtney Bryan: Bridges (Jacksonville Symphony Commission)
Stravinsky: Symphony in C
The Jacksonville Symphony’s program explores the many influences that jazz artists and composers have had on traditional classical composers. Their theme for the SHIFT festival is “Bridges,” and their Composer-in-Residence, Courtney Bryan, will have a significant presence in the mainstage concert as well as in the Symphony’s residency activities.
Running Time: TBA
SHIFT is co-presented by Washington Performing Arts and the Kennedy Center in cooperation with the League of American Orchestras.