Tuesday, November 8, 2022

World Premiere and Dance This Sunday with the BONJ




A World Premiere Composition with Dancers

Sunday, November 13, 2:00 pm 

Dolan Hall, The Annunciation Center, Saint Elizabeth University, 

2 Convent Road, Morristown, New Jersey

Our season opening concert features the exciting 
World Premiere of The Amiable Consort, composed by
Maestro Robert W. Butts on commission from Judith Gibson.

As a special treat, the work will feature dancers choreographed by Chloe Martins in collaboration with Kimani Fowlin, Drew University, The Arts & Culture Collaborative, Morris Arts, and Saint Elizabeth University with a special art exhibit in The Mahoney Gallery.

Dancers featured include Courtney Fee, Olivia Smedley, Sabine Reedy, Ashley Abreu, Michelle Lombardi, and Jarry Fall.


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An added surprise discovery on the concert will be the rarely heard Concerto for Piano 4-Hands, by Leopold Kozeluch, a contemporary of Mozart and Beethoven. The concerto will feature duo-pianists Madalina-Claudia Danila and Hugh Sung.

 Madalina-Claudia Danila, a Romanian born pianist, has won several national and international prizes and scholarships. Hugh Sung, hailed as one of the finest collaborative pianists of his generation, has also worked extensively with the Philadelphia and Baltimore Symphony Orchestras and has served on the faculty of The Curtis Institute of Music in Philadelphia.


Also on the program:

 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's most powerful orchestral work - Symphony #41, Jupiter

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