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      Beyond the Score®: Shostakovich's Fourth – Is Music Dangerous? in Nashville

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      September 27, 2019

      Friday   8:00 PM

      One Symphony Place
      Nashville, Tennessee 37201

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      Beyond the Score®: Shostakovich's Fourth – Is Music Dangerous?

      Nashville Symphony | Giancarlo Guerrero,
      conductor | Lauren Berst, narrator | Nat McIntyre, actor

      Shostakovich – Symphony No. 4

      Ever wondered what inspired the creation of a great work of art? Journey into the heart of the music with Beyond the Score®. With live actors, visual illustrations and musical examples, this multimedia experience reveals the illuminating stories found "inside" the score. After intermission, concertgoers return with newly discovered knowledge to hear a performance of the work played in its entirety.

      In this remarkable Beyond the Score® exploration, on-screen images and video, combined with the theatrics of a live narrator and actor, take the audience on a journey through the complex historical setting surrounding the composition of this masterpiece.

      “I think…in many ways….the Fourth is better than the symphonies that came after”
      Dimitri Shostakovich

      Beyond the Score® is a production of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra
      Gerald McBurney, Creative Director for Beyond the Score®

      Following the concert, Maestro Guerrero will lead an informal Q&A at the back of the concert hall, on the Orchestra Level.

      Categories: Performing Arts

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