Finding Humor in Classical Music with Low and Lower

Finding Humor in Classical Music with Low and Lower

8:56am Oct 09, 2014
Low and Lower

Discover how a classical duo works outside the box, combining words and music in an innovative way to make sure their listeners laugh. 

Low & Lower is cellist Brooks Whitehouse and Bassist Paul Sharpe. This weekend they’ll join their Winston-Salem Symphony colleagues in a world premiere of Katabasis by composer Lawrence Dillon. The trio stopped by to share the work’s early beginnings.

The world premiere of Katabasis is Sunday, October 12th at 3:00 pm followed by a performance on the14th at 7:30 pm in the Stevens Center. Music Director Robert Moody will lead the soloists alongside members of the Winston-Salem Symphony. Also on the program, the Symphony No. 1 by Johannes Brahms. You can hear Low & Lower in an intimate chamber music setting on Friday night, November 21st. The Music for a Great Space recital begins at 7:30 PM in Holy Trinity Episcopal Church in Greensboro. 

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