Summary

James Ross, conductor
Partnership with the Alexandria Film Festival

Jennifer Higdon: Blue Cathedral
Charles Tomlinson Griffes: Clouds
Aaron Copland: John Henry and Our Town
William Grant Still: Manhattan Skyline (from American Sketches)

Charles Ives: Housatonic at Stockbridge (from Three Places in New England)
Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition

In partnership with the Alexandria Film Festival, the ASO presents works from the Americana tradition with film shorts, including Copland’s Our Town and John Henry, Griffes’ Clouds and William Grant Still’s Manhattan Skyline. The program culminates with Mussorgsky’s Pictures at an Exhibition.

Tickets go on sale August 2.


Featured Artists

Performance Schedule


  • November 6, 2021 at 6:00 pm     Get Tickets     Directions

    Rachel M. Schlesinger Concert Hall and Arts Center

  • November 7, 2021 at 3:00 pm     Get Tickets     Directions

    George Washington Masonic Memorial