Cheekwood

WORLD FILLING LIGHT AT CHEEKWOOD

Intersection's first performance of Season 3 was held at Cheekwood Gardens for the installment of the First Thursday Nights in the Garden series featuring Param Vir's World Filling Light, a community piece inspired by the poetry of Bengali poet Rabindranath Tagore. Guest musicians from the Nashville community joined us for the performance in the garden. Photos by Micheal Whitney.



World Filling Light at Cheekwood

Cheekwood
Nashville Electric Service

World Filling Light at Cheekwood

Cheekwood Gardens

1200 Forrest Park Drive Nashville, Tennessee

THURSDAY, AUGUST 4, 2016 - 5:45-8:00 PM


Intersection joined Cheekwood for an installment of the First Thursday Nights in the Garden series! Intersection featured repertoire inspired by Steve Tobin's Southern Roots exhibit, which was on display throughout the botanical garden. Intersection musicians presented solo works throughout the grounds, and the centerpiece of the evening was Param Vir's World Filling Light, a community piece with guest musicians, inspired by the poetry of Bengali poet Rabindranath Tagore.

Program

5:45pm-6:00pm in the Japanese Garden: 
Arpi Anderson, Flute
David Loeb: Balinese Fantasies (solo piccolo)
Katherine Hoover: Kokopeli
Charles Delaney: ...and the strange unknown flowers

6:05-6:35pm in the Color Garden:
Jihye Jung, Percussion
Lee Vinson, Percussion
Frederic Rzewski: To the Earth (1985)
Robert Fokkens: Divisions
Askell Masson: Prim
Libby Larsen: Like Blind Men Tapping in the Dark 

6:20-6:50pm in the Museum of Art:
Kirsten Agresta Copely, Harp  
Hohvannes: Nocturne for Harp
Houdy: Sonata for Harp, Mvmt. II
Salzedo: Siciliana, Chanson dans la nuit, and Tango (all separate pieces)
Rorem: excerpts from Sky Music
Watkins: Fire Dance

6:40pm-6:55pm in the Playhouses
Arpi Anderson, Flute
David Loeb: Balinese Fantasies (solo piccolo)
Katherine Hoover: Kokopeli
Charles Delaney: ...and the strange unknown flowers

7:15pm-8:00pm in the Color Garden:
John Luther Adams: AFTER THE LIGHT 
Param Vir: WORLD FILLING LIGHT 
Kelly Corcoran, Conductor
Arpi Anderson, Flute
Kirsten Agresta Copely, Harp
Jihye Jung, Percussion
Lee Vinson, Percussion
Intersection Guest Musicians