Dancing With the BPO, Artvoice

There are premieres and then there are world premieres. Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra music director JoAnn Falletta has done an outstanding job in this year’s classical series concert season of introducing for the first time in the orchestra’s long history works that have never been performed at Kleinhans Music Hall. Besides mainstream classical works lost in the shuffle of time and chance, two weeks ago Falletta gave us the American premiere of Eurydice, A Serenade for Strings, American composer Russell Platt’s exquisitely evocative take on the most irresistible ancient Greek myth for modern composers. Read More.