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Brian's Playlist: Hope, Faith, Life, Love (Pasadena)

  • Barrett Hall at the Pasadena Conservatory 100 North Hill Avenue Pasadena, CA, 91106 United States (map)

Enjoy Resident Host Brian Lauritzen's inventive playlist inspired by the content and structure of a moving E. E. Cummings poem.  


John Luther Adams: Looking Towards Hope (from Wind in the High Places)
Aaron Jay Kernis: Musica Celestis
Jesse Montgomerey: Voodoo Dolls
Mohammed Fairouz: Mikhail's Thunder (from The Named Angels)
Florence Price: Swing Low, Sweet Chariot
Caroline Shaw: Entr'acte


Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Souvenir de Florence, mvmt 1
Elena Kats-Chernin: Fast Blue Village Two
Charles Ives: TSIAJ
Germaine Tailleferre: Piano Trio, mvmt 3
Gabriela Lena Frank: Coquetos
Richard Strauss: Capriccio


Maia Jasper White and Joel Pargman, violins
Meredith Crawford and Michelle Gasworth, violas
Yoshika Masuda and Ben Lash, cellos
Rina Dokshitsky, piano