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Saturday, October 29, 2011
Gubaidulina Commission Postponed Again
The November SFS programs featuring the Brahms Requiem were to include a new work by Sofia Gubaidulina, but owing to the composer's illness, the new work will be replaced by Schoenberg’s Five Pieces for Orchestra and Schütz’s “Ich bin ein rechter Weinstock.” (My memory is failing me: was this work also postponed a couple of years back?)