Symphonies of Iowa for June 30 and July 1, 2013

Jun 25, 2013

Orchestra Iowa – American Gothic

Timothy Hankewich, music director

RACHMANINOV                 The Rock
DAUGHERTY                      American Gothic (World Premiere)
DVORAK                              Symphony No. 7

Orchestra Iowa concludes their symphonic season with the world-premiere of Michael Daugherty’s American Gothic. Michael Daugherty is a Cedar Rapids native and multiple Grammy-award winner. Orchestra Iowa commissioned this work which was inspired by one of Grant Wood’s best known paintings. Rachmaninov’s The Rock and Dvorak’s Symphony No. 7 complete the program.

Credit Orchestra Iowa

This concert was recorded May 4 and 5, 2013.