In the second half of the Concert Preludes before LACO’s Bel Canto concert, Jeffrey Kahane continues his conversation with composer-in-residence Derek Bermel. Jeffrey plays musical examples to illustrate the intricacies and meter of Mr. Bermel’s A shout, a whisper, and a trace. An accomplished clarinetist, Derek Bermel performs excerpts from his works.

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SESSION

Set in out of the ordinary locales, SESSION is a unique experience where LACO musicians join forces with compelling composers. Each program is designed to fit the unique properties of a space and test ideas about the relationship between performers and audience.

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Meet the composer, hear excerpts of the score-in-progress and attend a full orchestral rehearsal of the completed work.