Milwaukee Symphony Performs Debussy and Chen

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Friday, May 11, 2012

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra, the largest cultural organization in Wisconsin, performs Chen Qigang’s hypnotic Iris dévoilée (Iris unveiled), featuring soloists Xiaoduo Chen, soprano; Meng Meng, Qingyi and soprano II; Wu Man, pipa; Yang Yi, zheng and Hong Wang, erhu. Also on the program is Messiaen's Les offrandes oubliées and Debussy's La Mer. Elliott Forrest and David Garland host.


Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra
Edo de Waart
, music director
OLIVIER MESSIAEN: Les offrandes oubliées
QIGANG CHEN: Iris dévoilée

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Comments [1]

Sue from Milwaukee

Thanks so much for making these concerts available. Loved hearing the Milwaukee Symphony.

May. 29 2012 10:58 PM

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