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STRAVINSKY Suite from L’histoire du soldat, K029 ("The Soldier’s Tale”)
MARSALIS A Fiddler’s Tale
The Gateways Chamber Players is a new Gateways Music Festival ensemble featuring some of the nation’s leading classical musicians in a performance of Igor Stravinsky’s The Soldier’s Tale Suite and Wynton Marsalis’s A Fiddler’s Tale. The ensemble makes its Carnegie Hall debut in October 2023 as part of Carnegie Hall’s 2023-24 season and Kennedy Center debut in February 2024.
Featuring violinist and Avery Fisher Career Grant winner Tai Murray, described by The Philadelphia Inquirer as a musician of “exceptional assurance and style,” the all-star ensemble includes Monica Ellis (bassoon) of the Imani Winds, Weston Sprott (trombone) and Billy Hunter (trumpet) of the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, Jauvon Gilliam (timpani) of the National Symphony Orchestra, Patricia Weitzel (double bass) of the Des Moines Symphony, and Alexander Laing (clarinet) of The Phoenix Symphony.
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