The Peabody Post

Amy Beth Kirsten Premieres New Work

Amy Beth Kirsten, composer

Amy Beth Kirsten (DMA ’10, Composition) will be premiering a new work Savior, which is about Joan of Arc. The premiere will be on Monday, April 2, at 7:00 pm, at the Harris Theater in Chicago, Ill. This event is presented as part of the MusicNOW series and is a collaboration with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and HOWL ensemble. This premiere is a celebration of the 20th anniversary of the series. An article in the Chicago Tribune discusses the work’s composition and how Kirsten approached it. 

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