December 4, 2010 New England Conservatory's Jordan Hall 8:00pm
Jonathan McPhee and Longwood Symphony Orchestra take the audience on a moving
journey that features works by Alexander Borodin and Richard Wagner.
a composer, Alexander Borodin was also a doctor and organic chemist, who
founded the first women's medical school in Russia. Join us as Maestro Jonathan
McPhee and Longwood Symphony Orchestra present the brilliant Joanna Porackova,
who as a nurse has brought her own chemistry and courage to the Intensive Care
units at Children's Hospital Boston and as a soprano has graced stages across
the U.S. and Europe, including Berlin under Sir Simon Rattle and the Berlin
Philharmonic. Click here for the complete program notes.
No. 2 in B minor Alexander
& Siegfried’s Rhine Journey Richard
Scene from Gotterdammerung Richard