By RJ McKay
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia presents Mendelssohn/Brossé/Mozart on May 15 and 16.READ MORE: 5 People Shot Near Temple University, Philadelphia Police Say
Music conductor Dirk Brossé previews the concert.
“A mixture of works written by composers who lived in various periods of music history. A symphony by Mozart, is symphony number 35, then a violin concerto written by Felix Mendelssohn, then there are actually three contemporary pieces written in the twenty first century.”READ MORE: Zack Wheeler K's 9 In 7 Shutout Innings, Phillies Top Padres 3-0
Brossé also dicusses his thought process when putting this concert together.
“I wanted to have a mix with well-known pieces combined with new music. Audience members can hear music that they already know like Mozart and Mendelssohn and then there is a challenging moment where they will hear music that has never been played before.”MORE NEWS: Republican Nomination For Pennsylvania U.S. Senate Race Uncertain As Thousands Of Mail-In Votes Still Being Counted
For more information, visit ChamberOrchester.org