Detroit Symphony Orchestra Digital Concerts – Leonard Slatkin conducts Still, Ginastera, Finzi, Higdon, Bloch [live webcasts]

Thursday April 15 & Friday April 16, 2021 Orchestra Hall, Detroit Leonard Slatkin, now the DSO’s Music Director Laureate, led two string-based programmes and introduced both. The Thursday-evening broadcast opened with six folksong arrangements by William Grant Still (1895-1978), attractive music, sometimes familiar in singalong fashion, smartly laid-out for the guiding instrumentation, and this selection, … Continue reading Detroit Symphony Orchestra Digital Concerts – Leonard Slatkin conducts Still, Ginastera, Finzi, Higdon, Bloch [live webcasts]