2014 7:30 pm
Gretchen Van Hoesen and Heidi Van Hoesen Gorton
Kresge Theatre, College of Fine Arts
5000 Forbes Avenue Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213
Gretchen Van Hoesen, harp
Heidi Van Hoesen Gorton, harp
James Gorton, oboe
Rodrigo Ojeda, piano
Faculty member and Principal Harpist with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, Gretchen Van Hoesen, will come together with Heidi Van Hoesen Gorton (Toronto Symphony Orchestra Principal Harpist), James Gorton (former Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Co-Principal Oboist) and pianist Rodrigo Ojeda for a recital dubbed Genetic Harps Plus.
The program will feature two world premieres - David Stock's Mistral for Oboe and Harp and Michael Gandolfi's Three Pieces for Solo Harp. Also on the program will be new arrangements of music by Debussy, Hahn, DeFalla, and Dussek. The program will conclude with a performance of Concert Piece for two harps and oboe/English horn by Eugene Goossens.
Free and open to the public