Artosphere Festival Orchestra Live from Crystal Bridges:
• Guiseppe Verdi
String Quartet in E minor arranged for string orchestra
• Arnold Schoenberg
Verklarte Nact (Transfigured Night), Op. 4
A Special Concert & KUAF 91.3FM Public Radio Live Broadcast from Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art
Corrado Rovaris, Conductor
In its fifth year, the Artosphere Festival Orchestra, comprised of more than 80 musicians from prestigious ensembles, orchestras and music programs around the world, will once again gather in the Ozarks for professional a music-making experience unique to Artosphere. Under the baton of acclaimed Music Director Corrado Rovaris, the orchestra will perform Transfigured Night, an all strings concert featuring compositions by Arnold Schoenberg and Giuseppe Verdi that will be produced and performed as a live radio broadcast from the Great Hall at Crystal Bridges. The performance will also stream live for the audiences of regional National Public Radio affiliate KUAF 91.3 FM.