March 23, 2018 (8:00 PM): 415 Westlake Ave, Seattle
March 24, 2018 (7:30 PM): The Minnaert Center, Olympia

Journey to the American South as we explore the profound effect that blues music had on American composers. Hear Gershwin’s timeless Rhapsody in Blue with two pianists, Rzweski’s musical interpretation of the sounds of the cotton mill in Winnsboro, South Carolina, and much more.


The Tunes

RAVEL Violin Sonata no. 2
RZEWSKI Cotton Mill Blues, for solo piano
STRAVINSKY The Soldier’s Tale, for piano, violin, and clarinet
BERNSTEIN Clarinet Sonata
GERSHWIN Rhapsody in Blue, for four-hands piano


The Cast