Carl Orff: Facets of a Composer
New York, May 2001
The American Symphony Orchestra and the Orff-Zentrum of Munich present CARL ORFF: FACETS OF A COMPOSER, a groundbreaking symposium exploring the controversial work and legacy of Carl Orff, presented in conjunction with the American Symphony Orchestra's performance of Orff's Catulli Carmina and Trionfo di Afrodite with the Bavarian Radio Chorus on Wednesday, May 16, 2001, 8 PM at Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, New York. Symposium date: Sunday, May 13, 2001 Symposium location: Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Performing Arts, 108 Amsterdam Avenue, New York, NY (across the street from Lincoln Center) Moderator: Bryan Gilliam Part One: 10 am - 12 pm Carl Orff and Antiquity Hellmut Flashar, Munich Hans Jorg Jans, Orff-Zentrum Silke Leopold, University of Heidelberg J. Bradford Robinson, Hoya/Bremen Part Two: 2 - 4 pm The Post-War Reception of Carl Orff Leon Botstein, American Symphony Orchestra/Bard College Kim H. Kowalke, University of Rochester Karen Painter, Harvard University Oliver Rathkolb, University of Vienna Special offer to AMS members who attend symposium: receive a 20% discount to the American Symphony Orchestra's concert on Wednesday, May 16th, 8 pm at Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, New York. Reserve your seat at the symposium and your concert tickets today: call Kristen Long at +1-(212) 581-1365 x. 2.