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Tue December 31, 2013

Symphonies of Iowa Encore Broadcast for Monday, January 6, 2014

On Iowa Public Radio’s Symphonies of Iowa series’ encore broadcast Monday, January 6, 2014 at 7 p.m., Orchestra Iowa concludes their 2012-2013 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.

Grant Wood's American Gothic
Grant Wood's American Gothic
Credit Wikipedia (Google Art Project)

  Featuring:

Timothy Hankewich, music director

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

(Concert recorded May 4 and 5, 2013)

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