Aaron Diehl with The Cleveland Orchestra – Pines and Fountains of Rome
2022 Blossom Music Festival Pines and Fountains of Rome
July 16, 2022
2011 American Pianists Awards winner Aaron with the Cleveland Orchestra.
About the Music
MARY LOU WILLIAMS Zodiac Suite
RESPIGHI Fontane di Roma (Fountains of Rome)
RESPIGHI Pini di Roma (The Pines of Rome)
Vivid, dazzling pictures of Rome painted by a master symphonist. Respighi’s symphonic poems evoke the sights and sounds of the Eternal City, from its centuries-old trees that dominate the landscape, to its extraordinary fountains. The concert opens with a masterpiece by Mary Lou Williams highlighting each of the twelve astrological signs, performed by Ohio native and star jazz/classical pianist Aaron Diehl.
The Cleveland Orchestra
Jader Bignamini, conductor
Aaron Diehl, piano
Paul Sikivie, bass
Aaron Kimmel, drums