The CrossingMaya Beiser, Cello

The Crossing

March 22, 2020  ·  Zellerbach Theatre

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World Premiere

“America’s most astonishing choir” (The New York Times

Hailed as “superb” (The New York Times) and “ardently angelic,” (The Los Angeles Times) The Crossing is a multiple Grammy® Award-winning, Philadelphia-based new music choir conducted by Donald Nally. Known for its commitment to thought-provoking new works, The Crossing brings the “reigning queen of the avant-garde cello” (The Washington Post) Maya Beiser to Philadelphia for the world premiere of  Michael Gordon’s A Travel Guide to Nicaragua, an Annenberg Center co-commissioned work. Gordon spent his childhood living in Nicaragua, and the piece reflects his memories and musings on the culture, as well as insights from Mark Twain’s writings of a trip through the small, beautiful country.

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Media support for this performance provided by WRTI.

A Travel Guide to Nicaragua is co-commissioned by the Annenberg Center and Carnegie Hall.

Photo credit: Becky Oehlers Photography