CSO al Fresco: Music for Clarinet + Strings

Friday, August 20, 2021
CSO al Fresco returns this summer with four FREE virtual concerts, each featuring a different ensemble of CSO musicians performing a diverse range of works. Principal Cellist Alan Black hosts the concerts, which take place in his backyard in Charlotte, and engages the musicians in conversation about the music and their lives as performing musicians.

The virtual concerts will premiere on Facebook and YouTube.

Kari Giles, asst. concertmaster
Jenny Topilow, violin
Alaina Rea, asst. principal viola
Alan Black, principal cello
Taylor Marino, principal clarinet
Sam Sparrow, clarinet

POULENC Duo for two clarinets
PRICE Swing Low, Sweet Chariot, from Five Folksongs in Counterpoint
COLERIDGE-TAYLOR Quintet for Clarinet and Strings
1. Allegro energico
2. Larghetto affetuoso