World Premiere Event: The New American Experience

Roseville String Ensemble World Premiere
Sunday, April 19, 2015 - 3:30pm

The New American Experience:
Music that builds on our cultural heritage • Poetry by young people who represent our future

World Premiere of “Sweet Land” movie music by award-winning composer Mark Orton

Original Poetry by Roseville Area High School Students

Program Also to Include W.G. Still’s "Mother and Child", Glass’s "Echorus", and the Scarlatti/Avison "Concerto Grosso No. 1"

Artistic Director James Hainlen will lead the orchestra in an exploration of our cultural heritage through a diverse juxtaposition of music and poetry. Film and radio composer Mark Orton will join the orchestra for the world premiere of his new string arrangement from his score in the 2005 film "Sweet Land".

Sunday, April 19, 2015
Sundin Music Hall
Hamline University
1531 Hewitt Ave, St Paul
3:00 p.m. “Meet the Music” talk
3:30 p.m. Concert

Free admission • No reservations necessary • Donations welcome


Venue Information

United States