James Lee III | Ad Anah
Carlos Guastavino | Sonata for Clarinet and Piano
I. Allegro deciso
III. Rondó: Allegro spiritoso
First African American principal player for the NY Philharmonic.
Performed alongside violinist Itzhak Perlman, cellist Yo-Yo Ma, and pianist Gabriela Montero at President Barack Obama’s inauguration.
Served as the principal clarinet of the Metropolitan Opera.
Anthony McGill, New York Philharmonic Principal Clarinet and first African American principal player joins us for an afternoon of musical delights and meaningful conversations in words and notes. Known for both his technical skills and musical lyricism, Mr. McGill has also risen to prominence in speaking out about social justice issues.
“Exquisite combination of technical refinement and expressive radiance” - The Baltimore Sun
Dr. Ryan Dudenbostel’s informative and engaging Pre-Concert Lecture about the program will air at 12:00 PM here on our website.
WATCH: Anthony McGill live with the Chamber Music Societ of Detroit.