Four Freedoms III: Freedom from Want
On May 18 at 8:00 p.m. at Westmoreland Congregational United Church of Christ in Bethesda, join us for the third in our series “Four Freedoms,” based on basic freedoms outlined by President Roosevelt in 1941. In “Freedom from Want,” we address the issues of compassion for others, poverty, and need. Works by Martin Bresnick, Michael Lanci, Louis Andriessen, and Caroline Shaw will have you considering the dangers of inequality, the pros and cons of collective labor, and the principle of providing refuge. Click here for more information.
“…the kind of focused, intelligent performances a composer dreams of.”
“…a virtuosic outfit that — in a must-hear series at the Atlas Performing Arts Center over the past year — has showcased more than a dozen rising young American composers and revealed some spectacular talent.”
“the performers are a joy to watch; the young ensemble is focused and clearly enjoying themselves.”
“…adventurous, imaginative and fiercely committed”