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Film, Video Orpheus Chamber Orchestra Conversation

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  • Orpheus Chamber Orchestra Conversation


  • Anne McLean talks with Alexander Scheirle (executive director) and Stewart Rose (horn player) of the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, along with composer Valerie Coleman. They discuss the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra's history and setup, particularly focusing on the experience of playing without a conductor, as well as Coleman's work "Phenomenal Women," premiered that evening in a new arrangement for chamber orchestra that was commissioned by the Dina Koston and Roger Shapiro Fund of the Library of Congress and performed in the concert.

Event Date

  • June 01, 2019

Running Time

  • 36 minutes 50 seconds

Online Format

  • video
  • image
  • online text

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