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The Orchestre symphonique de Montréal opens concerts with Canadian composer Vivian Fung’s Aqua

The Orchestre symphonique de Montréal opens concerts with Canadian composer Vivian Fung’s Aqua

January 6, 2020
National

"...Vivian Fung’s 5-minute-long Aqua for Orchestra (2012-13) was commissioned by the Chicago Sinfonietta for their 25th Anniversary season. It is inspired by Chicago’s Aqua Tower, an award-winning, 82-story skyscraper completed in 2010 and designed by Jeanne Gang and Studio Gang Architects. The building’s design juxtaposes horizontal waves, created by a rippling array of balcony slabs, with a vertical landscape of pools, hills, and valleys..."

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