Like Leonard Bernstein himself, there is absolutely nothing predictable about the music he wrote. None of the three amazing works Bernstein labeled as "symphonies" in any way resemble a conventional orchestral symphony.
ALIAS’ opening concert features music by four living American composers, including three women: Pulitzer Prize winners Caroline Shaw (2013) and Jennifer Higdon (2010); and Guggenheim Fellow Margaret Brouwer. Artistic Director Zeneba Bowers says that it was not by design that these three appear on one concert: “The musicians select what they want to play each season, then I assemble their requests into three cohesive concerts. It’s coincidence that there are works by three women on one show,
On Sunday, September 8 and Sunday, September 15, Nashville Ballet will hold open auditions for the youth cast of local holiday favorite, Nashville’s Nutcracker. Auditions are open to any child ages 7-11. Complete audition information can be found at www.NashvilleBallet.com/school/youth_cast_auditions.