The Raleigh Civic Symphony celebrates the music of North Carolina composers in the program of music written by composers connected to North Carolina. The concert will include Cripple Creek and Mountain Song by Lamar Stringfield, the founder of the NC Symphony, as well as the World Premiere of a new work by Duke University composer Scott Lee. The concert will conclude with Karel Husa’s Music For Prague 1968, commemorating the 50th anniversary of the suppression of the Prague Spring rebellion.
This program is funded in part by the City of Raleigh based on recommendations of the Raleigh Arts Commission.
Lamar Stringfield: Mountain Song and Cripple Creek
Scott Lee: Deep Sleep (World Premiere)
Karel Husa: Music for Prague 1968