Concert Performances

Bruce Montgomery’s Concertino for String Orchestra

The Orchestra Now (TŌN), conducted by Andrés Rivas, performs Bruce Montgomery‘s Concertino for String Orchestra in a livestreamed, physically distanced concert from the Fisher Center at Bard on March 7, 2021.

0:15 Moderato quasi allegro (at a moderate pace, somewhat fast)
6:01 Lento espressivo (slow, with expression)
11:56 Vivace ed energico (lively and energetic)

Bruce Montgomery
Born 10/2/1921 in Chesham Bois, Buckinghamshire, England
Died 9/15/1978 at age 56 in London

Written: 1948, at age 26
Premiered: 12/10/1948 at Wigmore Hall in London; Riddick String Orchestra; Trevor Harvey, conductor

Concert notes by TŌN violinist Shaina Pan.