COSE Virtual Concert: To Bloom Again
Enjoy an evening of beautiful music featuring the String Ensemble and the Conservatory Orchestra under the direction of Maestro Robert Stahly and Maestro Joel Schut, respectively. With a special appearance by the Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Youth Ensemble, this program will feature music by Howard Hanson, Franz Joseph Haydn, Antonio Vivaldi, and Jeremy Woolstenhulme, as well as the world premiere of To Bloom Again, by Jherrard M. Hardeman.
This concert features the winner of this season's String Ensemble Concerto Competition, violinist Akshaye Sankholkar, and the winner of this season's Conservatory Orchestra Concerto Competition, flutist Corvina Graham. To Bloom Again is the first commission to be premiered from the DYAO "Hear the Future: A New Works Initiative" program which seeks to highlight female and BIPOC composers.