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Wednesday, January 29 2020
In their February concert, the Alma College Symphony Orchestra will perform the world premiere of Ishmael by William Cooper along with other pieces influenced by different popular musical styles. Jonathan Spatola-Knoll, director of the Alma Symphony Orchestra, asked Cooper to write Ishmael for the orchestra which tells the Old Testament story of Ishmael through the restatement of melodic fragments and extreme emotional contrasts. More.