A whimsical program of animals in music from the Baroque to the contemporary, with works by Luciano Berio, Heinrich Biber, Felix Mendelssohn, Francis Poulenc, and Franz Schubert, with special guests Vocális Chamber Choir and BPO concertmaster Dennis Kim.
Poulenc: Le Bestiaire for voice and mixed ensemble
Biber: Sonata Representativa for violin and continuo
Berio: Opus Number Zoo for woodwind quintet
Mendelssohn: Verleih uns Frieden
Mendelssohn: Christe, du Lamm Gottes
Schubert: Piano Quintet in A Major, "Trout"