Glass: Suite from The Hours
Arensky: Variations on a Theme of Tchaikovsky
Respighi: Three Botticelli Pictures
Many things inspire us as we move through our lives, from the people we form relationships with to our own unique experiences of the world around us. SMCO explores the varied inspirations of three composers: literature and film, a musical role model, and timeless works of visual art. A bit of holiday music is hidden among these musical gems, putting listeners in the mood of the season.