"I would like to continue that line of commissioning new pieces, and I think the orchestra is expecting me to bring some European composers they haven't played before," Martín said. "There are some Spanish composers doing things at a very high level, and I want to look at some Americans who are composing interesting works."
How does a nice Jewish boy from the San Francisco Bay Area end up in Louisville, Ky.? Just ask Teddy Abrams, the dynamic music director of the once-storied Louisville Orchestra who has an upcoming debut with the Los Angeles Philharmonic. When he took the orchestra’s reins in 2014, at the age of 27, the conductor-composer faced many challenges, including dealing with a dispirited organization that recently had emerged from bankruptcy and a long-fallow performance period.
Still, those achievements continue to be prodigious. Hough, who earned a MacArthur Foundation "genius" grant in 2001, has his first all-Debussy record out on the Hyperion label, and he's appearing Saturday at the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts, where the Berlin Philharmonic Wind Quintet will perform his trio, "Was mit den Tränen geschieht" ("What Happens With Tears"), which is based on a Rilke poem, along with works by Mozart, Ibert, Barber and Poulenc.
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Selecting a term
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Bio details (e.g. vegan, Olympics, father)
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Find results that mention multiple specified terms, use AND or
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